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Obama chides 2016 candidates

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - July 27, 2015 - 5:56am

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) - Insisting that Americans deserve better, President Barack Obama chided Republicans Mike Huckabee, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz on Monday for a series of campaign-trail attacks that he said would be "ridiculous if it weren't so sad."

Who ditched their 'Naked & Afraid XL' teammates?

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 27, 2015 - 5:48am
'Naked and Afraid XL' gives wilderness experts the chance to show off their survival skills. Their social skills, however, are a different story.

Low clouds expected through Tuesday

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - July 27, 2015 - 5:27am

The National Weather Service reported that low clouds are expected through Tuesday morning. 

Caitlyn Jenner: 'I've had some dark moments'

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 27, 2015 - 3:39am
Caitlyn Jenner made a shocking confession on the series premiere of her new docu-series, 'I Am Cait.'

‘The Complete Stories,’ by Clarice Lispector

NY Times Books - July 27, 2015 - 2:00am
Clarice Lispector’s “Complete Stories” is proof that she was one of the true originals of Latin American literature.









‘Let Me Tell You,’ by Shirley Jackson

NY Times Books - July 27, 2015 - 2:00am
A new collection of work by Shirley Jackson includes short stories, humorous bits of family memoir, and essays and talks, many of them in print for the first time.









Box Office Top 3: Paul Rudd fends off 'Pixels'

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 27, 2015 - 12:59am
Thanks to a disappointing showing from Adam Sandler's video game comedy "Pixels," Marvel and "Ant-Man" are still going strong at the box office.

Dionne Warwick honors Bobbi Kristina Brown

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 27, 2015 - 12:01am
Just hours after news of Bobbi Kristina's death broke, her mother's cousin, Dionne Warwick, is speaking out about the young woman she knew and loved.

'Naked & Afraid' fans battle deadly wildlife

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 26, 2015 - 10:19pm
On Sunday's 'Naked and Afraid' season finale, two fans of the show braved the Nicaraguan jungle for two weeks. And the wildlife was the scariest part.

Kylie Jenner met Caitlyn Jenner over FaceTime

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 26, 2015 - 10:09pm
On the series premiere of 'I Am Cait,' Caitlyn Jenner met daughter Kylie for the first time. And it didn't go exactly how Caitlyn had hoped.

Celebrity children who died young

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 26, 2015 - 8:01pm

Bobbi Kristina Brown is one of the many children of celebrities whose lives were cut short.

Flag touring country stops in Simi

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - July 26, 2015 - 7:14pm

An American flag crisscrossing the country on the back of motorcycles was relayed to a motorcyle group in Simi Valley Sunday.

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 21

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - July 26, 2015 - 7:04pm
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston, has died at age 22 after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub Jan. 31.

Gas line broken in Camarillo

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 2:17pm

The Ventura County Fire Department Monday afternoon responded to a severed gas line in Camarillo, officials said.

Officials continue to investigate arson

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 2:13pm

Authorities are continuing to investigate a vehicle arson that occurred at the Ventura County Government Center parking lot early Saturday.

Test your local news IQ

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 2:00pm

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Crime drops in Sheriff's Office areas, Ventura

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 11:48am

Serious crimes dropped by 10 percent last year in Ventura County Sheriff’s Office territory and 3.6 percent in the city of Ventura, thanks to fewer property crimes, the two agencies reported Monday.

Medi-Cal commission to talk money

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 11:15am

A commission that governs a Medi-Cal system serving 179,00 people will discuss an investment strategy on Monday in Ventura.

Oxnard developments topic of meeting Monday

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 10:38am

A community workshop to discuss several development proposals in Oxnard will be held Monday evening.

Man dies after jumping off freeway overpass

Ventura County Star - County News - February 23, 2015 - 10:00am

A man died Sunday after jumping off a freeway overpass in Moorpark, officials said.

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