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Local & Regional PG&E: Kern Power Plant demo to resume PG&E: Kern Power Plant demo to resume
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. said Wednesday that the California Public Utilities Commission granted it permission to move forward with the remaining demolition work at the Kern Power Plant site.

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Local & Regional PG&E: Kern Power Plant demo to resume
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. said Wednesday that the California Public Utilities Commission granted it permission to move forward with the remaining demolition work at the Kern Power Plant site.
Local & Regional Family remembers accidental shooting victim(Video)
A man was accidentally shot in the head while in the comfort of his family's home. Gerald Perry, 65, was a Vietnam War veteran who survived two diabetic comas. His family is trying to cope with how a bizarre accident killed the man they described as a "fighter."

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Offbeat Base jumpers set new world record Base jumpers set new world record(Video)
A pair of base jumpers have set a new world record by leaping 2,717 feet off the tallest building in the world.

Veteran base jumpers Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet plummeted from the top of Dubai's Burj Khalifa tower, about twice the height of the Empire State Building.

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Local & Regional State senators get ethics training after scandals
State senators participated in a two-hour ethics training session Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year that have damaged the Legislature's image.

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National & World Families of ferry's lost confront S. Korea officials(Photo Gallery)
Angry relatives of some of the more than 130 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, preventing them from leaving the area where families have been waiting for word of their loved ones.

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Sports Oldest living ex-MLB player dies in Cuba at 102
Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011 became the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana on Wednesday. He was 102, just two days short of his 103rd birthday.
Sports Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field(Photo Gallery)
During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 86-year-old retired transit worker figures he is an increasingly rare kind of baseball fan.

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Home Couple marries in front of burned home Couple marries in front of burned home(Video)
A Connecticut couple gets married in an unusual setting. They exchanged vows in front of their home that was destroyed in a fire. Kate Rayner has the story.

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Technology U.S. proposes pay-for-priority Internet standards(New) U.S. proposes pay-for-priority Internet standards
The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new Internet rules that would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies for faster delivery of their services over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes.
Mornings Watch Aaron's Thursday's forecast(New) Watch Aaron's Thursday's forecast(Video)
Aaron Perlman brings you the weather forecast every Monday through Friday. Be sure to watch him from 5-7 a.m. on KBAK CBS and 7-9 a.m. on KBFX Fox.
Business Applications for U.S. unemployment aid jump to 329,000(New) Applications for U.S. unemployment aid jump to 329,000
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits surged 24,000 to a seasonally adjusted 329,000 last week, though the gain likely reflected temporary layoffs in the week before Easter.

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Technology Memory Lane: Traveling through time on Google maps(Photo Gallery)
Trips down memory lane are now available on Google's digital maps. The new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the "Street View" feature in Google's maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.

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Business (New) U.S. durable goods orders up 2.6 percent in March
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods posted a solid gain for the second straight month in March. A key category that signals business investment plans increased at the fastest pace in four months.
Business (New) GM profit sinks; CEO sees no recall hit to sales
The cost of recalling nearly 7 million cars and trucks sank General Motors' first-quarter profit, but the company's CEO said the much-publicized recalls have yet to cut into sales.

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