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Families Advocating Autism Now donates iPad to teacher

By Mary Bullwinkel |

Fortuna Depot Museum marks ’64 flood

Fifty years ago the Eel River Valley and most of the North Coast was under water, and the Christmas flood of 1964 was wreaking havoc. “Remembering the 1964 Flood” is the title of an event taking place at Fortuna’s Depot Muse...

By Mary Bullwinkel |

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    Society: Christmas Tree Elegance a sensational success

    The Valle Monte League once again produced sensational events for its 47th annual Christmas Tree Elegance fundraising extravaganza, "Uptown Holiday, Christmas on 5th Avenue." The Dec. 4-5 benefit featured fun events: a designers brunch, champagne high tea, champagne brunch and Manhattan Supper Club dinner dance. Almost 2,000 people attended these events.

    By Janet Duca Norton Daily News Columnist|

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    Jeff Tedford takes over as coach of BC Lions

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Jeff Tedford has returned to the CFL.The former University of California coach took over as head coach of the B.C. Lions on Friday. He replaced Mike Benevides, fired following B.C.'s 50-17 loss to Montreal in...

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    Central Catholic tops St. Margaret's 31-19 for D IV title

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) Hunter Petlansky scored a touchdown and threw two TD passes to Jared Rice to lead Central Catholic of Modesto to a 31-19 victory over St. Margaret's of San Juan Capistrano in the 2014 Division IV CIF State Championship game...

    By Tom Connolly, Associated Press|

  • Nation and World

    Iron Mountain reaches $44.5M settlement with US

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Information storage and management company Iron Mountain has agreed to pay $44.5 million to settle allegations that the company overcharged federal agencies for record storage services.U.S. Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner...

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    New York mayor caught between protests, police

    NEW YORK (AP) Mayor Bill de Blasio was elected last year after making promises to keep crime low while improving relations between police and the community. As the tensions between those promises continue to mount, Friday showed just how tricky...

    By Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press|

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    Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    SACRAMENTO (AP) The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were:4-0-0-9(four, zero, zero, nine)Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are...

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    Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    SACRAMENTO (AP) The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were:1st:6 Whirl Win-2nd:7 Eureka-3rd:9 Winning Spirit, Race Time: 1:46.74(1st: 6 Whirl Win, 2nd: 7 Eureka, 3rd: 9 Winning Spirit;...

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    Driver pleads not guilty in pedestrian deaths

    TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) A woman accused of killing four people, including a 6-year-old boy, while running her car into pedestrians outside a California church appeared in court Friday cuffed to a gurney and pleaded not guilty to vehicular...

    By Robert Jablon, Associated Press|

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    Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

    WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader, and he pledged the U.S. would respond "in a place and manner and time that we...

    By Eric Tucker And Ted Bridis, Associated Press|

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    Pleasanton Chamber taking service award nominations until Jan. 16

    PLEASANTON -- The Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for its annual community service awards for individuals, businesses and nonprofit groups.

    By Denis Cuff dcuff@bayareanewsgroup.com|

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