Modesto-bound Frampton’s passions are still alive

Peter Frampton plays a sold-out show at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Wednesday

Last year the singer-guitarist got fed up with fans taking photos with their smartphones

The longtime rock star is embarking on a stripped-down acoustic project to rework his old hits

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Firefighters from Ceres and Modesto responded to a car fire on River Road under the Highway 99 overpass on Thursday, May 28. The fire was put out before it could spread to the surrounding vegetation. (Jim Silva/


Bill Clinton hopes to keep working _ whatever Hillary does

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton made an impassioned appeal Thursday for modern health care in the Ebola-stricken countries of West Africa where his foundation works. He told The Associated Press afterward he hopes to keep working in Africa and elsewhere — regardless of what happens politically with his wife, Hillary.

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