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Watch the trailer for Colin Firth and Channing Tatum's 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'

  • Demonstrators disrupt CSUS president's address

    Demonstrators attended the fall address of CSU, Stanislaus President Ellen Junn in Turlock, Calif. They were there in response to Nathan Damigo, a white supremacist and CSUS student who was among the organizers at a protest that turned deadly in Charlottesville, Va. August 21, 2017. Joe Cortez/jcortez@modbee.com

Republicans have courted racists for years. Why are they cringing now?

Last week’s violent demonstration by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, culminating in the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer, made for a carnival of obscenity as sickening as it was riveting. But the thing is, it did not spring from nowhere. In 1968, Richard Nixon employed the controversial “Southern Strategy” to draw whites to his presidential campaign.

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Peterson Archives: Sharon Rocha shares her thoughts about the jurors 0:56

Peterson Archives: Sharon Rocha shares her thoughts about the jurors

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Demonstrators disrupt CSUS president's address

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Woman hunts for gold, finds a diamond

Watch air ambulance land on Highway 99 after crash in Turlock 1:00

Watch air ambulance land on Highway 99 after crash in Turlock

1 dead after car rolls into Los Banos corn fields 0:46

1 dead after car rolls into Los Banos corn fields

Colander shows the shadows from solar eclipse 0:22

Colander shows the shadows from solar eclipse

Peterson Archives: Neighbor Karen Servas on the arrest of Scott Peterson 1:37

Peterson Archives: Neighbor Karen Servas on the arrest of Scott Peterson

Eclipse viewing in Modesto 1:45

Eclipse viewing in Modesto

Modesto elementary students view solar eclipse 1:16

Modesto elementary students view solar eclipse

Watch the trailer for Colin Firth and Channing Tatum's 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' 1:55

Watch the trailer for Colin Firth and Channing Tatum's 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'

Train hits pedestrian in downtown Modesto

Emergency crews responded to a report of a freight train hitting a pedestrian at Eighth and I streets in Modesto, CA, on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (John Holland/jholland@modbee.com)
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Train hits pedestrian in downtown Modesto 0:33

Train hits pedestrian in downtown Modesto

Demonstrators disrupt CSUS president's address 0:35

Demonstrators disrupt CSUS president's address

Eclipse viewing in Modesto 1:45

Eclipse viewing in Modesto

Watch air ambulance land on Highway 99 after crash in Turlock 1:00

Watch air ambulance land on Highway 99 after crash in Turlock