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Local & Regional Tejon tribe confirms plans for casino Tejon tribe confirms plans for casino (Video)
Kern County's only federally recognized Native American tribe confirms they're working toward having a casino in the area, and one of their next steps is working out required agreements with the county.
Local & Regional Locals split on minimum wage increase Locals split on minimum wage increase (Video)
At the heart of the bill is the cost of living in California, which can be difficult to manage at the current minimum wage. It's further fueled by the state's poverty rate, which sits at nearly 25 percent, the highest in the nation, according the U.S Census Bureau.

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Local & Regional Tejon tribe confirms plans for casino (Video)
Kern County's only federally recognized Native American tribe confirms they're working toward having a casino in the area, and one of their next steps is working out required agreements with the county.
Local & Regional Locals split on minimum wage increase (Video)
At the heart of the bill is the cost of living in California, which can be difficult to manage at the current minimum wage. It's further fueled by the state's poverty rate, which sits at nearly 25 percent, the highest in the nation, according the U.S Census Bureau.

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YouNews Breckenridge Gets Rain Breckenridge Gets Rain
Last Fridays storm brought little rain to the valley floor but it came down hard in the foothills of Breckenridge. Lightning and isolated showers kept me pinned inside my vehicle in an attempt to wait it out. After the rain let up I barely made it out after almost getting stuck in the mud.

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Local & Regional Court upholds sentence for son of Schwarzenegger ally
A California appeals court on Tuesday upheld former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's decision to dramatically reduce the manslaughter sentence of a political ally's son, saying his conduct may be considered wrong but it didn't violate any laws.

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National & World Former Maryland man held at Guantanamo alleges CIA torture
A former Maryland resident imprisoned at Guantanamo was subjected to mistreatment while in CIA custody far in excess of what has previously been disclosed, including being hung from a wooden beam for three days and kept in total darkness for nearly a year, a legal organization that represents him said Wednesday.

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Sports American Pharoah owner paved path of bold bets
Ahmed Zayat boldly spends big bucks buying and betting on horses, and brags about how successful he's been at everything he's set out to accomplish.

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Technology Hollywood dipping toes into virtual reality worlds
Once seen as a tool for alien-blasting gamers, movie studios, television producers and artists are now adopting the technology, which immerses people in faraway realms using bulky goggles, house-sized domes, and smartphones.

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Entertainment Lawyers get more time in fight over Robin Williams' estate
Robin Williams' wife and children have resolved differences over how to split up thousands of the late actor's personal items, but they remain at odds over some clothing and money to maintain one of his homes, attorneys said at a court hearing Monday.
Entertainment 'Fifty Shades of Grey' sequel to hit store shelves this month
A fourth novel in the British author's multimillion-selling "Fifty Shades of Grey" erotic series will be released June 18 by Vintage Books, the publisher announced Monday. The new book is called "Grey," told from the point of view of billionaire Christian Grey, whose explicit romance with young Anastasia Steele became an international obsession. As with the "Fifty Shades" books, "Grey" will be published as an e-book and a paperback original.

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Health Thousands urge governor to boost Medi-Cal spending
Thousands of Californians are gathering in the state capital in hopes of persuading Gov. Jerry Brown to increase spending on the state's health insurance program for the poor.