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Obama wins but Washington unchanged

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's victory means that everything he campaigned upon is alive and about to drive the political conversation with his adversaries. Every legacy of his first term is safe and enshrined to history.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Roy Moore wins old job as Ala. chief justice

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The former judge ousted for refusing to remove a Ten Commandments monument has won his old job back as Alabama's chief justice.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


GOP ready to grasp renewed House control

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans had renewed control of the House within their grasp early Wednesday as the two parties traded gains from the Eastern seaboard to the Southwest.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Maine, Maryland vote to legalize gay marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) - Voters a continent apart made history Tuesday on two divisive social issues, with Maine and Maryland becoming the first states to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote and Washington state legalizing recreational use of marijuana.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Ex-wrestling executive pinned in Conn. Senate race

NEW YORK (AP) - Big-spending former wrestling executive Linda McMahon was smacked down again in her bid for a U.S. Senate seat Tuesday, losing on a night when sports and politics met in the same arena.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Survey: Voters have more favorable view of Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) - Preliminary results from a national exit poll in Tuesday's

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Democrats maintain control of Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats won a narrow majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensive challenges in Virginia, Ohio and Connecticut to maintain the control they've held since 2007.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


In states hit by Sandy, voters find ways to polls

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Superstorm Sandy's floodwaters drove Bob Mackie from his home on Long Beach Island, N.J., but nothing was going to stop him from voting Tuesday. The 72-year-old widower drove an hour each way to cast his ballot at a makeshift polling site for island residents, refusing to be disenfranchised by the devastation.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Proposition 30 sales tax measure passing

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters were passing Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed $6 billion-a-year tax increase, while they weighed whether to set aside the state's death penalty and impose a first-time requirement on manufacturers to label genetically modified food.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Push to cripple labor clout trialing in early counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A national effort to cripple organized labor has crossed into California as voters Tuesday considered a ban on the way unions have traditionally raised money for political causes.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters close tax loophole on multistate firms

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters have approved closing a corporate tax loophole that Democratic lawmakers weren't able to pass through the Legislature.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Initiative plan to convert death sentences to life failing in statewide ballot counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The latest attempt to end California's death penalty was failing at the polls despite recent poll results showing the campaign's message of financial savings was resonating with voters.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters rejecting food labeling requirement

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A closely-eyed ballot measure to label food containing genetically modified ingredients was trailing by a double-digit margin Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


3 strikes law reformed, fewer harsh sentences

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters reined in the nation's harshest three strikes law Tuesday with the passage of a ballot measure that allows for shorter sentences for some third-time offenders.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Bob Elliott maintains lead in supervisor race

Tracy City Councilman Bob Elliott steadfastly maintained his 50 percent-plus lead over contender Rhodesia Ransom's 40 percent-plus showing as the votes were counted Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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Lathrop pushing back trash pick up by day next week

Next week when the wrapping paper piles high and the boxes become too much to fit into your garbage can, don't forget that refuse ...

December 22, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


HE’S BEEN SANTA FOR YEARS

Just weeks ago, Ben Jetton took his place in his chair in Santa's Hut in Downtown Manteca and got to work doing what he ...

December 22, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Chase ends with arrests involving 120 mail thefts

Some 120 mail thefts in nine cities were solved following a high-speed pursuit by Manteca Police officers at speeds above 105 miles per hour Wednesday ...

December 22, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


EU High Kiwins secure 280 bags of groceries

East Union High Kiwin members made a big contribution to struggling families on Thursday.

December 22, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


THOSE INTERVIEW PITFALLS

Sierra High senior Reyes Orozco nailed his "mock" interview with Mt. Mike's Pizza co-owner Tevani Liotard on Wednesday.

December 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Partnering with business

Roger Goatcher, as an educator, sees the hundreds of part-time jobs Great Wolf Resort would create if they locate in Manteca as a boon for ...

December 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca Police Explorers play Santa

The Manteca Police Explorers played Santa in a big way spending much of their fund raising money from the past year.

December 21, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Deputy DA says ‘politics’ almost let killer walk

Did San Joaquin County Sheriff Steve Moore's internal office politics nearly help a killer walk free of a Halloween murder in Manteca back in ...

December 21, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop slaps 45- day moratorium on pot businesses

At the end of the day, the lure of money wasn't enough to get the Lathrop City Council to sign off on commercial cannabis ...

December 21, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Atherton Drive gap in place by September

You should be able to drive Atherton Drive all the way from Woodward Avenue just west of Moffat Boulevard to Airport Way by September.

December 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Fellow merchant comes to aid of burglarized shop

Heather Elkins had every reason in the world to lose faith in the holiday spirit over the weekend when she discovered that the window of ...

December 20, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Holidays shift day for green waste

The holidays are nearing.

December 20, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


125 homeless served steak luncheon

Some 125 homeless were served a Christmas luncheon featuring steak Tuesday at the Manteca Gospel Rescue Mission.

December 20, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Last Indelicato brother passes

Vince Indelicato - the last survivor among three sons of Gaspare Indelicato that parlayed their father's winery started in 1924 in an old barn north ...

December 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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