LOS ANGELES (AP) - California could join Japan, Mexico and other earthquake-prone countries that alert residents to the approach of powerful shaking under a bill awaiting approval from Gov. Jerry Brown.
MODESTO (AP) - Two corporations that owned the Post cereal brand have agreed to pay $635,000 in fines to settle allegations that they failed to prevent air pollution from a Modesto plant where Grape-Nuts, Banana Nut Crunch and other products were made.
Berniece Smith, 90, past away peacefully in her sleep, at home, surrounded by family, on August 26, 2013. She was born in Mountain Grove, MO on November 11, 1922 to the late Harry & Mary Frisk. Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Edward Smith, her eldest sister Avis, who died in infancy, and two of her brothers, Gene and Merle. Berniece leaves behind her brother and sisters, Vern Frisk, Beatrice Miller, Fern Rowley, Fairy Hale, Geneva Obermeyer, Genevive Turnham, and Janet Frisk, her two daughters, Avis Hammond and Denise Cargill, her grandchildren ...
Robin L. Mize, 51, passed away on September 6, 2013 in French Camp. She was born on March 24, 1962 to the late John and Joni (Monk) Mize, who were longtime residents of Manteca. She was a resident of San Joaquin County for the past 25 years.
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A 12-year-old Florida girl committed suicide after she was bullied online by more than a dozen girls and a sheriff said Thursday that he is investigating whether he can file charges under Florida's new law that covers cyber-bullying.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The San Jose Sharks opened training camp looking to play like the fast, aggressive team that had a strong playoff run last season rather than the plodding one that struggled for much of the lockout-shortened campaign.