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McIlroy in a familiar spot in final major

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Rory McIlroy tracked the flight of his drive as long as he could against the rain clouds over Valhalla on Friday, not quite sure where it landed. He turned to his caddie for confirmation and asked, "Was it good?"

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Schaub off to shaky start

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Matt Schaub has impressed his new coaches and teammates with the Oakland Raiders with his sharp performance during training camp practices as he looks to turn the page from a disastrous finish to his career in Houston.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Richmond, Marciulionis enshrined

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Alonzo Mourning first thanked all of the usual people when he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame: His coaches, his teachers, and the foster mother who raised him.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Quakes settle for tie in California Classic

CARSON (AP) - Gyasi Zardes scored his sixth goal in his last six games and the Los Angeles Galaxy tied the San Jose Earthquakes 2-2 in the California Clasico on Friday night.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Judge rules against NCAA in O’Bannon case

College football and basketball players could be in line for paydays worth thousands of dollars once they leave school after a landmark ruling Friday that may change the way the NCAA does business.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Bortles solid in Jags debut

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Blake Bortles was solid in his preseason debut, throwing for 117 yards and leading a second-half drive for a field goal to help the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16-10 on Friday night.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Michael Phelps loses 100 fly at US Nationals

IRVINE (AP) - Two events, two losses for Michael Phelps.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Tsonga upsets Murray to reach Toronto semifinal

TORONTO (AP) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reached the Rogers Cup semifinals with another upset victory, and Roger Federer was extended to three sets for the second straight night.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Butler, Royals win 5th straight

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Billy Butler is hot at the plate and Kansas City Royals are even hotter.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Kazmir follows fellow lefty Lester with a win

OAKLAND (AP) - Scott Kazmir faced the minimum through six innings before running into trouble, Coco Crisp hit a bases-loaded triple, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night for their 11th straight win in the series.

August 08, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Reagan aide Jim Brady’s death ruled homicide

WASHINGTON (AP) - This week's death of former White House press secretary James Brady, who survived a gunshot wound to the head in a 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, has been ruled a homicide, District of Columbia police said Friday.

August 08, 2014 | | Nation


Online suicides case back in lower court

FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota prosecutors argued Friday that an ex-nurse should be convicted of assisting suicide for going online and urging two people to kill themselves, but a defense attorney said there's no evidence to prove that William Melchert-Dinkel's Internet chats led directly to their deaths.

August 08, 2014 | | Nation


Document: Boy accused of murder wanted to go jail

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A 12-year-old boy accused of fatally stabbing a 9-year-old boy on a western Michigan playground told authorities he wanted to go to jail and did not know the victim, according to a court document filed Friday.

August 08, 2014 | | Nation


Texas proposes alcohol sales at some gun shows

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas could start allowing alcohol sales at gun shows provided they don't allow live ammunition or let buyers take possession of their weapons at the events.

August 08, 2014 | | Nation


1984: Swift, Foster are MVPs in all-star softball games

Thirty years ago, on August 7, 1984, the Manteca slow-pitch all-star softball team proved that their lopsided victory last week was no fluke as they pounded out 31 hits,including four home runs, en route to an easy 27-6 win over the Tracy all-stars at Northgate Park. Larry Starkey clubbed a three-run homer and a two-run shot, both in the third inning. Starkey also had two singles on the night to wind up with four hits and six RBI. Pitcher Darren Swift was named MVP of the game as he had three hits, scored three runs and scattered 12 Tracy ...

August 08, 2014 | | Sports History


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Jeff Sessions thinks pot is as bad as heroin. That’s so wrong.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently called marijuana use a "life-wrecking dependency" that is "only slightly less awful" than heroin.

March 29, 2017 | | Other Views


Fox News covers ‘inconvenient’ rape

On March 16, a 14-year-old girl was allegedly pushed into a boys' bathroom at Rockville High School in Maryland and raped by two other students ...

March 29, 2017 | | Other Views


Manteca tennis nets win over reigning champ

Manteca High's boys tennis team was not at its best, but it was enough to trounce defending Valley Oak League champion Kimball 7-2 on ...

March 29, 2017 | | High School Sports


Peterson anchors Sierra in league-opening win

Jacob Peterson and Sierra fended off a last-inning threat from visiting Central Catholic on Tuesday, inducing a game-ending 4-6-3 double play turned by middle infielders ...

March 28, 2017 | | High School Sports


Raiders’ move to Las Vegas, so what now?

PHOENIX (AP) - Sometime in the not distant future, they will become the Las Vegas Raiders.

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Curry’s 32 lead Warriors over Rockets

HOUSTON (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 32 points, Klay Thompson had 25 and the Golden State Warriors built a big lead early and held on for ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Las Vegas welcomes Raiders with open arms

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A city famous for its over-the-top persona is eagerly welcoming an NFL franchise that boasts an equally outsized reputation and the promise ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


NFL owners revamp video replay for officiating

PHOENIX (AP) - NFL owners got busy Tuesday passing several rules changes, adopting resolutions they believe will speed the game and enhance player safety, and perhaps ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dempsey, Pulisic star again as US ties

PANAMA CITY (AP) - Christian Pulisic made an outstanding individual move to steal the ball, spin a defender and feed Clint Dempsey for his 56th international ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Playoff-bound Sharks snap skid with win over Rangers

SAN JOSE (AP) - Brent Burns scored a power-play goal 3:10 into overtime and the San Jose Sharks snapped a six-game losing streak on the ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


FIFA bans Lionel Messi for 4 qualifying games

GENEVA (AP) - Lionel Messi is banned from Argentina's next four World Cup qualifying games, dealing a blow to a campaign by the 2014 runner-up ...

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Georgia Tech handles Cal State Bakersfield

NEW YORK (AP) - Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner said he did not envision his Yellow Jackets in a national postseason tournament before the season began.

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Whiteside’s buzzer-beating tip-in lifts Heat past Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - Hassan Whiteside tipped in a shot with his left hand as time expired to lift Miami over Detroit.

March 28, 2017 | | Pro Sports


GOP: Winning by losing?

Did the Freedom Caucus just pull the Republican Party back off the ledge, before it jumped to its death? A case can be made for ...

March 28, 2017 | | Other Views


Solid waste ripping people off

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

March 28, 2017 | | Letters


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