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State of the Union Fact Check

State of the Union Fact Check

Original Story | CNN.com January 13, 2016 By Jake Tapper (CNN) – The state of the union is strong, according to President Barack Obama. The state of some of the President’s facts, however, aren’t as solid. As part of a partnership with FactCheck.org, CNN’s Jake Tapper looks at four of the President’s […]

Snape in ‘Harry Potter’ Dies

Snape in ‘Harry Potter’ Dies

Alan Rickman, the British actor with the unforgettable voice who played the brooding Professor Severus Snape in the “Harry Potter” films, died Thursday after a short battle with cancer, according to his representatives at Independent Talent Group. He was 69.  Fans have lost a great talent and his family said they […]

El Niño: “Reign” of Terror

El Niño: “Reign” of Terror

An El Niño-fueled storm moved into the Kern Area this week ,sending flood water and mud onto roadways. Officials have urged drivers to remain cautious this week and to be aware of the weather conditions before traveling. The storm sent mud flowing onto the 101 Freeway in Ventura County near the […]

Cotton Classic This Saturday

Cotton Classic This Saturday

The Cotton Classic Wrestling Tournament will take place this Saturday at Shafter High School. Many wrestlers converged to participate in the annual event, which features F/S and JV wrestlers. Coach Gabin has carried on this event which began with Darrell Fletcher nearly 40 years ago. One of the longest-running wrestling […]

Could the Government Shutdown Over Refugees?

Could the Government Shutdown Over Refugees?

Original Story | CNN.com November 18, 2015 By Deirdre Walsh and Ted Barrett Washington (CNN) – The “je suis Paris” mood didn’t last long in Washington. House Speaker Paul Ryan called for a bipartisan response to the ISIS terrorist attacks in France, but President Barack Obama and House Democrats said they […]