The Sound of Music Returns After Clovis Park Vandalism

Chimes and happy children are back at a popular Clovis park. Volunteers fixed The Music Park installation this week at Dry Creek Park nine months after vandals struck. "When the instruments were taken, we were just totally in shock. Why? Why, would someo...
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Deadly Attack Leaves Fresno Hmong Community in Shock

FRESNO — A close-knit Hmong community was in shock after gunmen burst into a Fresno backyard gathering and shot 10 men, killing four. “We are right now just trying to figure out what to do, what are the next steps. How do we heal, how do we know what's goin...
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Candidate: Michigan City Should Be as White “As Possible”

MARYSVILLE, Mich. — A city council candidate in Michigan shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white "as much as possible." "Keep Marysville a white community as much as possible. White. Seriously. In other words, no foreign-b...
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Bay Area School District Changing Name Tied to Confederacy

SAN RAFAEL — The Dixie School District board voted Tuesday night to change the name of the 150-year-old district after critics linked it to the Confederacy and slavery. Dixie is a nickname for the southern U.S. states that formed the pro-slavery Confederacy...