The Google Barge arrived in the Port of Stockton Thursday morning
The barge is a technology showroom where people can learn about new technology. It was previously located in the San Francisco Bay.
Mayor Silva and Port Director …
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By Hannah Guzik
This is it. We’re in the last month of open enrollment for coverage through Obamacare this year.
In the coming weeks, we’ll finally begin to get a more complete picture of the largest attempt at health-care reform in U.S. history.
By Melissa Anderson
When one young mother delivered her daughter via C-section at Natividad Medical Center in 2006, her physician discovered moderate-size fibroid tumors in her uterus and advised her to have them removed. But Onix Herrera, a working mother with no health insurance, couldn’t afford the $3,000 down payment required for what is considered...
By Drew Altman Studies show that health care costs have been rising more slowly than at any time in the last fifty years, but the American people think they are rising faster than ever. Who’s right, the experts or the public? They both are, they just look at the problem from different perspectives.
A new National Park Service (NPS) report for 2011 shows that over four million visitors to Yosemite National Park spent over $379 million in communities surrounding the park. This spending supported 5,057 jobs in the local area.
“Yosemite National Park is a wonderful place to visit and view awe-inspiring scenery,” said Don Neubacher, Yosemite National...