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Merced, Clovis Among State’s Fastest-Growing Cities

Merced and Clovis cracked the list of 10 fastest-growing cities in California, according to May data from the state Department of  Finance. Merced grew at a 2.37% clip in 2019 and now has 88,120 residents. The city ranks sixth in the state in growth percent...
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Revisiting Fresno’s Sputtering Growth Plan Is a Must

Only a newspaper editorial board and others who don't operate in the real world would advocate sticking with a growth plan that isn't working. Listen to this article:
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Lyft Posts Losses Despite Revenue Growth, Improves Outlook

NEW YORK — Lyft continued to bleed money in its second quarter but says it expects to stem some of those losses, raising its outlook for 2019. The ride-hailing company on Wednesday posted revenue of $867.3 million, up 72% from the same time last year. Bu...
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Twitter Profit Rises as Trump Demands ‘Fairer’ Social Media

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter Inc. on Tuesday trumpeted strong quarterly growth in earnings and users while President Donald Trump tweeted criticism of the social media site for allegedly discriminating against him politically. The company said net income for the...