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Powdered alcohol? Not so fast, lawmakers say

DENVER (AP) - Powdered alcohol hasn't even arrived in stores yet, but states already are moving to ban the product touted by its inventor as an easy way to mix a drink on the go.

December 15, 2014 | | Nation


Federal ruling a win for bullet train

SACRAMENTO (AP) - A federal agency that has jurisdiction over California's bullet train has ruled that it has the authority to pre-empt state environmental law, creating uncertainty for numerous groups fighting the project in court.

December 15, 2014 | | State


Undersea border dispute settled

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court waded into the Pacific Ocean to settle a long-running dispute Monday over where California ends and federal offshore lands begin.

December 15, 2014 | | State


NEWS FROM ACROSS THE NATION

TEEN TOLD POLICE HE SHOT DAD AFTER SKIPPING SCHOOL: HARRINGTON, Del. (AP) - Court records show that a Delaware teenager told police he killed his father with a crossbow because he had skipped school and feared his dad would be angry.

December 15, 2014 | | Nation


Officer on leave after threatening tweets

SAN JOSE (AP) - A Northern California police department put one of its officers on leave Monday and is investigating threatening comments from his Twitter account about demonstrators who have participated in protests over the recent deaths of unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri and New York.

December 15, 2014 | | State


River diverted near Carmel to allow for dam removal

CARMEL VALLEY (AP) - The largest dam removal project in California history hit an important milestone last week with the successful diversion of the Carmel River into a man-made river bed, an engineering feat that experts said was the first of its kind.

December 15, 2014 | | State


California gets funds for earthquake warning system

PASADENA (AP) - California has received a spurt of federal funding to expand an earthquake warning system intended to provide enough time for trains to brake, utilities and factories to shut off gas lines, and people to dive under a table until the shaking stops.

December 15, 2014 | | State


NEWS FROM ACROSS CALIFORNIA

• CITY ASKS PG&E TO RELEASE EMAILS: SAN BRUNO (AP) - A Northern California city is asking the state to force Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to release tens of thousands of emails between the state's largest utility and state regulators.

December 15, 2014 | | State


WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil has fallen by nearly half in just six months, a surprising and steep plunge that has consumers cheering, producers howling and economists wringing their hands over whether this is a good or bad thing.

December 15, 2014 | | Nationwide


Protesters block roads by Oakland police building

OAKLAND (AP) - Demonstrators blocked streets around Oakland police headquarters and chained shut four of the building's doors Monday to protest recent grand jury decisions not to indict white officers who killed unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York.

December 15, 2014 | | State


Russia raises key rate to its protect ailing economy

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Bank of Russia has raised its key interest rate to 17 percent from 10.5 percent in a desperate move to boost its currency and rescue its troubled economy.

December 15, 2014 | | Nationwide


Atari’s ‘E.T.’ game joins Smithsonian collection

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - One of the "E.T." Atari game cartridges unearthed this year from a heap of garbage buried deep in the New Mexico desert has been added to the video game history collection at the Smithsonian.

December 15, 2014 | | State


They want us to shed tears for money that big oil is losing

It isn't unusual for a typical commuter from the Northern San Joaquin Valley to the Silicon Valley to travel 700 miles a week.

December 15, 2014 | | Local Columns


The haves vs the have-it-alls

In the spirit of holiday harmony and goodwill toward all, I say it's time for you working stiffs to extend your hands in a gesture of solidarity with America's millionaires.

December 15, 2014 | | Other Views


LAFCO chair defends process

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

December 15, 2014 | | Letters


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How dare you Jason Campbell

Editor, Manteca Bulletin, Jason Campbell's column titled "Lathrop Road is about to ruffle a few feathers" on page A3 of the June 23, 2017 ...

June 24, 2017 | | Letters


Depp crosses way over the line

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

June 24, 2017 | | Letters


Raiders reward Carr with record $125 million deal

ALAMEDA (AP) - Derek Carr and general manager Reggie McKenzie never doubted the two sides could reach a long-term contract agreement to keep the quarterback with ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Warriors newbie Jordan Bell gets call from Draymond Green

OAKLAND (AP) - Jordan Bell knows he will most certainly get an earful from Draymond Green come training camp as a Golden State Warriors rookie.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Davis, Joyce homer, Athletics beat White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) - Jharel Cotton told Oakland's relievers he wanted to give them some rest by pitching a complete game. Instead, the bullpen took over ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bowyer hopes to take Lightning McQueen to victory lane again

SONOMA (AP) - Lightning McQueen went to NASCAR's victory lane last week when Kyle Larson drove the "Cars 3" vehicle to a win.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

The Associated Press

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Alysia Montano competes again while pregnant at nationals

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Alysia Montano took two laps at nationals while pregnant with her first child. It was only fair she do the same with baby ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia

KAZAN, Russia (AP) - The game against host nation Russia will mean more to Mexico than just a spot in the Confederations Cup semifinal.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for next game

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - Portugal coach Fernando Santos could deny himself the pleasure of seeing Cristiano Ronaldo play against New Zealand on Saturday.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Spieth maintains lead in Travelers Championship

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Jordan Spieth played well enough in the second round of the Travelers Championship to stay in the lead. Rory McIlroy played just ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


From Bronx to Tokyo, Darvish vs Tanaka creates buzz

NEW YORK (AP) - Snuggled in his baby pouch, 3-month-old Toma Tsubota probably won't remember being at Yankee Stadium for his first baseball game.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Urias to have season-ending r surgery

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers tried to do everything they could to protect the young, slight frame of prized prospect Julio Urias. They ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Siddall leads Stockton to win over Modesto

STOCKTON (AP) -- Brett Siddall hit two home runs and drove in five runs, as the Stockton Ports defeated the Modesto Nuts 11-1 on Thursday.

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


LSU ends Oregon State’s streak

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Alex Lange limited top-seeded Oregon State to two hits over 7 1/3 innings, and LSU ended the Beavers' 23-game winning streak ...

June 23, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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