Misty Holt-Singh was fatally injured during the shootout between Stockton police officers and bank robbers on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Her sister, Dawn Holt, center, speaks during the family's news conference on Friday, July 18, 2014 with the support of Holt-Singh's husband Paul Singh, left, and son Paul Jr. Singh, 19. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Brian Nguyen)

Robbers’ families say police acted appropriately

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — The families of two slain bank robbery suspects said that police in the Northern California city of Stockton acted appropriately when they engaged in a gunbattle with their sons. Gregory Jon Martinez […]


Panel affirms firing of Calif. teacher over porn

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — State officials have affirmed a Northern California school district’s decision to fire a 37-year-old high school teacher accused of using a school-issued laptop to help set up pornographic websites.


Stockton flag (AP photo)

Judge rules Stockton to enter bankruptcy

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A judge accepted the California city of Stockton’s bankruptcy application on Monday, making it the most populous city in the nation to enter bankruptcy.


Calif. teacher fired for porn site wants job back

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) – A California teacher fired after being accused of operating pornographic websites from a school-issued laptop is fighting to get her job back. An attorney for Heidi Kaeslin argued before an administrative […]


Hockey team mocks opposing city's bankruptcy

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) – A hockey game promotion poking fun at America’s largest bankrupt city has caused a tiff between fans and newspaper columnists in California’s Central Valley. The Condors, a Bakersfield minor league hockey […]



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