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Life jacket giveaway to low-income youth at Woodward on Friday

Life jackets in youth sizes will be given away at Woodward Reservoir on Friday to children under 18 from low-income families.

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Senate Republicans unveil details of plan to replace Obamacare

A Senate health care bill unveiled Thursday takes another shot at repealing an Affordable Care Act that has provided coverage for millions of Americans and that is blamed by conservatives for expensive insurance premiums. The bill would maintain income-based subsidies for consumers with Covered California health plans, but households could be paying more for far less coverage, one advocate says.

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Turlock plant expansion would bring dozens of jobs

A proposal under review by Turlock planners would essentially double the dairy product and juice processing plant operated by Super Store Industries in the southwest area of the city. If approved, it is expected to result in more than 60 jobs there.

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Planned Parenthood supporters react against Senate bill to repeal Obamacare

50 people attended a rally at the Modesto Planned Parenthood health center on McHenry Avenue to support the nonprofit. Cheri Grevin, a spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood’s Mar Monte region, said that other than abortion services, 95 percent of the health services provided at the center were under attack. Many women have relied on the center for breast exams, cervical cancer screenings, contraception counseling and screenings for sexually transmitted diseases.
Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Planned Parenthood supporters react against Senate bill to repeal Obamacare 0:50

Planned Parenthood supporters react against Senate bill to repeal Obamacare

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Watch NASA unfurl solar array from SpaceX Dragon cargo vehicle like a party favor

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Using illegal fireworks in Modesto? You better be ready to pay a fine

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Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell