Modesto man meets truck driver who saved him

When Martin Perez climbed the fence on Modesto’s L Street bridge above Highway 99 last month, he had Stephen Rodriguez’s big rig in his sights. He intended to land in its path and end his life.

Yellen says Fed will raise rates slowly

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the U.S. economy faces a number of global threats that could derail growth and compel the Fed to slow the pace of future interest rate hikes.

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