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Dan Bacher: Activists ‘Shut Down’ Nestlé Water Bottling Plant in Sacramento

Mar 30, 2015

March 30, 2015 - Environmental and human rights activists, holding plastic “torches” and “pitchforks,” formed human barricades at both entrances to the Nestlé Waters bottling plant in Sacramento at 5:00 a.m. on Friday, March 20, effectively shutting down the company's operations for the day.

Members of the “Crunch Nestlé Alliance" shouted out a...

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Driver Following GPS Drives off Demolished Bridge, Wife Killed

Mar 30, 2015
Driver Following GPS Drives off Demolished Bridge, Wife Killed

EAST CHICAGO, Indiana- Authorities say a driver, who was apparently following GPS navigation, drove off the ramp of a demolished bridge in Indiana, killing his wife. The Times of Munster reported 51-year-old Zohra Hussain died after the 2014 Nissan Sentra plunged 37-feet to the pavement below. The driver, 64-year-old Iftikhar Hussain, survived the crash. “The...

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Tax Board Needs More Mainframe Capacity

Mar 30, 2015

A State Senate budget subcommittee has approved the Franchise Tax Board’s budget change proposal requesting nearly $9 million to expand the capacity of its mainframe. The “critical” upgrade is needed due to spiking demand, officials

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Equatorial fish babies in hot water

Mar 30, 2015
Equatorial fish babies in hot water

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Mild winters not fueling all pine beetle outbreaks in western United States

Mar 30, 2015
Mild winters not fueling all pine beetle outbreaks in western United States

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One Shot Dead at Fort Meade after Trying to Ram NSA Gate

Mar 30, 2015
One Shot Dead at Fort Meade after Trying to Ram NSA Gate

FORT MEADE, Maryland (CNN)- One person is dead, and two more were hospitalized after an unauthorized vehicle tried to gain access to the National Security Agency campus in Fort Meade, Maryland, according to the NSA, which is investigating the incident. “Shortly before 9:00 AM today, a vehicle containing two individuals attempted an unauthorized entry...

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Bowl of Bird Heads, Feet Found in Sacramento; Weapon Left Behind

Mar 30, 2015
Bowl of Bird Heads, Feet Found in Sacramento; Weapon Left Behind

SACRAMENTO- The latest, disturbing discovery in a recent rash of animal mutilations in Sacramento was made Sunday morning. A bowl of severed bird heads and feet was found at Garcia Bend Park, near Pocket Road and Windbridge Drive, city animal services confirmed. According to Animal Care Services Director Gina Knepp, a machete was also left behind,...

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IFB Due 4/6: Automated Fingerprint Identification System Quality Assurance Services

Mar 30, 2015


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Prosecutor: Germanwings Flight 9525 Co-Pilot Suicidal at One Time

Mar 30, 2015
Prosecutor: Germanwings Flight 9525 Co-Pilot Suicidal at One Time

(CNN)- The investigation into the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 has not revealed evidence of the co-pilot Andreas Lubitz’s motive, but he suffered from suicidal tendencies at some point before his aviation career. The prosecutor’s office in Dusseldorf, Germany, emphasized that there is no evidence that suggests that Lubitz was suicidal or acting aggressively...

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Negative cliché casts shadow on McClatchy’s state title win

Mar 30, 2015

McClatchy blew a 10-point lead in the final 1:11 of regulation and also let a four-point advantage slip away in the first overtime. Ouch and double ouch! That first sentence came from a photo cutline on the front page of … Continue reading

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