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Asian shares meander as ECB-inspired rally fades

Asian shares meandered Friday as an overnight rally in U.S. markets helped by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program faded. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers prepared to vote on whether or not to impeach President Park Geun-hye.

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Port Authority split on 10-year plan, New York bus terminal

Another board meeting of the region's major transportation agency on Thursday produced few answers and continuing uncertainty over how the agency will spend its money over the next decade, particularly on a replacement for the nation's busiest bus terminal, a battleground pitting New York and New Jersey factions.

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UC Merced student died in Oakland warehouse fire, family says

A Sacramento State graduate died in the devastating Oakland warehouse fire, a family member said Wednesday. Jennifer Mendiola, 35, a Sacramento State graduate who was attending UC Merced, was identified as one of the 36 victims of the fire last Friday night, said her sister-in-law, Anna Mendiola. A former professor called her a rising star who had published articles in prestigious medical journals.

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Los Banos 99 Cent Only Store Grand Opening

The new 99 Cent Only Store at 1209 W. Pacheco Blvd. in Los Banos holds a grand opening ceremony May 25, 2016.
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Los Banos 99 Cent Only Store Grand Opening

Los Banos 99 Cents Only Store prepares for grand opening 0:58

Los Banos 99 Cents Only Store prepares for grand opening

How Yosemite National Park influences the Valley's economy 2:21

How Yosemite National Park influences the Valley's economy

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Buhach Colony students use staged crime scene to practice collecting evidence