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Heng Criticizes Congressman Costa for Puerto Rico Trip

A congressional trip to Puerto Rico during the partial government shutdown, reportedly attended by one local representative, is receiving criticism from the White House and here in Fresno. Caribbean news organizations reported that Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno)...
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LA Teachers Go on Strike in 2nd-Largest US School District

LOS ANGELES — Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers went on strike Monday after contentious contract negotiations failed in the nation's second-largest school district. Months of talks between the union with 35,000 members and the Los Angeles Unified Sc...
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California Rookie Officer Fatally Shot Responding to Crash

DAVIS — A 22-year-old police officer on the job only a few weeks was shot and killed by a suspect who opened fire as she was investigating a three-car crash, authorities in Northern California said. Police said Officer Natalie Corona was shot after respondi...
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Fresno Groups Cancel Meeting With Turkish Ag Delegation

After complaints from Fresno’s Armenian community, a scheduled meeting between a Turkish agricultural delegation and local business leaders is off the calendar. “Out of respect to our community, the upcoming event scheduled for January 15 with an agricultur...