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NATOMAS — They grant a wish every 17 minutes worldwide, but the Make-A-Wish Foundation was born out of a mother’s tragedy. Linda Pauling started the foundation 37 years ago after her son Christopher Greicius passed away from Leukemia. Just days before he died, law enforcement in Arizona granted his biggest wish — to become a real cop. “It was a marvelous, marvelous day,” Pauling said as she sat inside the wishing room at the Wishing Place in Natomas. Days later, […]
STOCKTON — A deadly fire at an Oakland nonprofit organization is prompting Stockton city officials to come down harder on Urojas Community Services, according to the organizations leaders. Pastor Valerie Carroll tells FOX40 they are currently under fire watch after code enforcement cited the organization about three weeks ago. Carroll says they have been ordered to fix windows, purchase an upgraded fire system and fix potholes. Carroll says they’ve already fixed one problem — the heating system. Urojas Community Services […]
The government, the finance minister said, trusts its citizens and allows them to deal in foreign exchange.
MODESTO — High winds brought down trees throughout Modesto Friday, causing damage to homes and cars. At the Northlake Apartments on Floyd Avenue a large cedar tree fell through the roof of a residence, crashing into a room where two occupants were located. No one was injured in the incident, according to the Modesto Fire Department. On 14th Street a branch, and the beehive inside of it, fell onto a vehicle driving down the road. The driver sustained minor injuries. Wind gusts […]
SAN MATEO (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says its officers shot and killed an armed man on U.S. 101 in the San Francisco Bay Area. CHP Officer Art Montiel says the shooting involving three officers happened at about 5:30 p.m. Friday on the shoulder of the freeway in San Mateo near State Highway 92, shutting down all northbound lanes during the evening commute. Montiel says the suspect, who had a handgun, was pronounced dead at the scene. He did […]
Om Prakash Mishra who granted bail to the rape accused Samajwadi Party leader and former minister Gayatri Prajapati was suspended.
The groom Rizwan cancelled his wedding with Nagma when he and his family found out that only vegetarian foods were to be served in the function.
Ilmi, however, was not game with the AAP exodus to BJP saying that the deflecting leaders were simply being opportunistic
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix’s hit series “Orange Is The New Black,” and is demanding that the video streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the new episodes from being prematurely released online. The hacker, operating under the name The Dark Overlord, has already purportedly uploaded the first episode to an illegal file-sharing service. The Associated Press could not legally confirm the authenticity of that uploaded file. New […]
ALAMEDA (AP) — The Oakland Raiders stuck to defense on day two of the NFL draft, taking Connecticut safety Obi Melifonwu with their second-round pick and UCLA defensive tackle Eddie Vanderdoes in the third round. The Raiders took Melifonwu with the 56th overall pick Friday night, adding more help for the secondary after taking Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley with their first-round pick. They followed that by filling a hole at defensive tackle with Vanderdoes at 88th overall. Oakland was […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that delivered his unlikely win. The president is expected to sign an executive order Saturday that will direct his Commerce Department and the U.S. Trade Representative to perform a comprehensive study of the nation’s trade agreements to determine whether America is being treated fairly by its trading partners and the 164-nation World Trade Organization. It’s one of two […]
First lady Melania Trump visited Children’s National Health System in Washington on Friday, her second visit there in as many months, to help the hospital mark the official opening of a healing garden dedicated to the first ladies of the United States. “I was lucky to met so many very brave and amazing children,” the first lady said in brief remarks to more than 100 guests, including patients, donors and friends of the hospital. “We had so much fun touring […]