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Senate Intelligence Panel Refutes Nunes’ Findings on Russia

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan Senate committee said Tuesday that U.S. intelligence agencies' assessment of Russian activities during the 2016 presidential election was based on "sound" analysis not swayed by politics, the Associated Press reported. The January ...
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Did Cohen Just Fire a Warning Shot at Trump?

NEW YORK — After once boasting he would "take a bullet" for Donald Trump, the president's longtime personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen fired a possible warning shot toward the White House, saying he now put...

Fresno Expands ShotSpotter Gunfire Coverage

The Fresno City Council unanimously approved adding 2.26 miles to its ShotSpotter coverage at Thursday's meeting. The three-year cost for the additional area, which covers the new Bus Rapid Transit corridor on Blackstone Avenue, between Olive and Ashlan ave...

Is Sen. Dianne Feinstein Anti-Immigrant at Heart?

CALmatters columnist Dan Walters examines U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein's hopscotch positions on immigration in his Jan. 25 column and places them in the context of her run for reelection against Kevin de León, th...

When DA Loses Credibility, It’s Time to Go

Opinion By Bill McEwen Madera County District Attorney David Linn can't huff and bluff his way out of this toxic mess. But that's exactly what he's trying to do amid damning allegations that he has been harassing, abusing and discriminating agains...
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Rob Poythress Banks on Experience in State Race

Rob Poythress says Sacramento has ignored the needs of the Central Valley for too long. The Madera businessman and farmer is one of several candidates running for the state Senate District 12 seat occupied b...