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Taking 16-Week Course at This New HSR Training Center Could Lead to $50 an Hour Job

Students in safety vests seated behind socially distanced tables began their first day of pre-apprenticeship training at a new High-Speed Rail workforce development center on Monday. The training facility, located in Selma, now provides classes and hands-on construction industry training for residents across the Central Valley looking to work on...

Fresno Unified Will Serve Meals During Spring Break After All

Fresno Unified School District announced Monday that meals will be served at school sites during Spring Break, an about-face from the district's original plan to discontinue meals during the week leading up to Easter Sunday. Community activists had urged the district to keep serving meals so that no children —...

CA’s Gun Sentencing Laws Aren’t Tough Enough, so Feds Are Stepping In

On paper, William Carl Adkins is a perfect candidate for prosecution under California’s tough gun control laws. At 34, he has a rap sheet that dates to 2007 and includes possession of drugs with intent to sell, vehicle theft, burglary, drugs again, and, in 2014, being a felon in possession...