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Deer causes motorcycle crash near Shelter Cove

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New ASPCA farm program promotes compassionate purchases

By Kellie Ann Benz @TheRedwoodTimes on Twitter When the ASPCA decided to expand their animal welfare messaging beyond how we treat our pets and into the farm animals we consume, they took some surveys to gauge ...

By Kellie Ann Benz @TheRedwoodTimes on Twitter|


  • News

    'Went down fighting': Slain deputy to be laid to rest

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Friends and family are gathering to remember Brad Garafola, one of three officers shot and killed last Sunday by a gunman.Funeral services are being held Saturday for Garafola in Baton Rouge.Baton Rouge police Officer...

    By Janet Mcconnaughey, Associated Press|

  • Accidents and disasters

    Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

    SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) California faced a weekend of flame and heat Saturday as wildfires forced evacuations of hundreds of homes and red flag warnings of extreme fire danger were issued because of gusty winds and 100-degree heat.For a...


  • Accidents and disasters

    California governor denies parole for Manson follower

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Leslie Van Houten, the youngest member of the Manson "family" to take part in a series of gruesome California murders in 1969, has been denied freedom again her past overshadowing her decades as a model...

    By Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press|

  • Basketball

    WNBA president talks about fining players over warmup shirts

    NEW YORK (AP) WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league's players for taking an active stance on social issues, she just wishes they would keep it off the court.Borders spent the past two weeks talking with the union and its executive...

    By Doug Feinberg, AP Basketball Writer|

  • Business

    Series of attacks may lead mall owners to increase security

    NEW YORK (AP) Attacks such as the one in a Munich shopping mall and at a nearby McDonald's Friday may lead mall owners to increase their security or even persuade global brands to focus expansion plans on the U.S. rather than Europe.Retail...

    By Anne D'innocenzio, AP Retail Writer|

  • News

    Police: Car slams minivan, pedestrians; kills woman, hurts 6

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) Police in Philadelphia say a woman was killed and her husband and young son were among six people injured when they were struck by a driver in a stolen car.Authorities tell WCAU-TV ( that a white Toyota...


  • News

    Today in History

    Today in HistoryToday is Saturday, July 23, the 205th day of 2016. There are 161 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 23, 1996, in one of the best remembered moments of the Atlanta Olympics, Kerri Strug made a heroic final...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    Coroner's office: Illinois plane crash killed Florida man

    PLAINFIELD, Ill. (AP) A Florida man has been identified as the pilot killed when a small plane crashed in a northern Illinois neighborhood.The Will County Coroner's Office identified him Friday as 58-year-old Garry T. Bernardo of Lake Worth,...


  • Business

    Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) A federal judge has ruled in favor of a Missouri lawmaker who cited religious objections while challenging the inclusion of birth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance.State Sen. Paul Wieland said...

    By David A. Lieb, Associated Press|

  • News

    Girl, 14, killed by lightning while on personal watercraft

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) A 14-year-old girl has died and a woman was hospitalized in critical condition after lightning struck the personal watercraft they were riding across a reservoir straddling the Utah-Wyoming border, authorities said.Brooklyn...

    By Michelle L. Price, Associated Press|

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