Top California official's essay, posts lack citations

An online magazine opinion piece attributed to California's lieutenant governor contains at least one paragraph that largely initially appeared elsewhere, while several of the Democratic politician's Twitter and Facebook posts from the last month lack citations to their original sources.

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In Depth

Sanders to sound clarion call for Clinton, but will his voters listen?

Hillary Clinton needs Bernie Sanders’ voters to win

Anti-Sanders emails from the Democratic Party officials could spell trouble

Controversy could bring tension to the convention floor and the streets

Videos

Puppy rescue by City of Merced Fire Department

Truck 51 of the City of Merced Fire Department found and rescued a puppy that fell two floors down in an HVAC system on Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
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Puppy rescue by City of Merced Fire Department 1:42

Puppy rescue by City of Merced Fire Department

Merced migrant students wrap up summer program 1:34

Merced migrant students wrap up summer program

School Stories: Student, community collaboration on display in Merced 1:45

School Stories: Student, community collaboration on display in Merced

Pokemon Go players take ownership of parks 0:58

Pokemon Go players take ownership of parks

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