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This date in sports history for June 17

1954 — Rocky Marciano scores a 15-round unanimous decision over Ezzard Charles at New York to retain the world heavyweight title. 1961 — Gene Littler shoots a 68 in the final round to edge Doug Sanders and Bob Goalby in the U.S. Open. 1962 — Jack Nicklaus beats Arnold Palmer by three strokes in a […]

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This date in sports for Saturday, June 21, 2014

June 21 1919 — Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman wins the women’s U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Marion Zinderstein. 1932 — Jack Sharkey scores a 15-round split decision over Max Schmeling to win the world heavyweight title in New York. 1960 — Armin Hary of West Germany becomes the first man […]

June 21, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

This date in sports history, Tuesday, June 17, 2014

June 17 1954 — Rocky Marciano scores a 15-round unanimous decision over Ezzard Charles at New York to retain the world heavyweight title. 1961 — Gene Littler shoots a 68 in the final round to edge Doug Sanders and Bob Goalby in the U.S. Open. 1962 — Jack Nicklaus beats Arnold Palmer by three strokes […]

June 18, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized

This date in sports history for Wednesday, June 11, 2014

June 11 1898 — Willie Simms becomes the only African American jockey to win the Preakness Stakes when he rides Sly Fox to victory. With this win, Simms becomes the only African American jockey to have won all three Triple Crown races. Simms’ other Triple Crown wins took place in the Kentucky Derby (1896, 1898) […]

June 11, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

This date in sports history for June 6, 2014

June 6 1919 — Man o’ War wins his first race, a 5-furlong contest over a straightaway at Belmont Park. The 3-to-5 favorite wins by six lengths, covering the distance in 59 seconds. 1924 — Cyril Walker captures the U.S. Open with a three-stroke victory over Bobby Jones. 1936 — Granville, ridden by J. Stout, […]

June 06, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

This date in sports history for April 20

April 20 1912 — Fenway Park opens in Boston, with the Red Sox beating the New York Yankees 7-6 in 11 innings. Tiger Stadium in Detroit also opens, and the Tigers defeat the Cleveland Indians 6-5. 1958 — The Montreal Canadiens win the NHL Stanley Cup for the third straight year with a 5-3 victory […]

April 20, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Killer to spend next decade in prison after latest bid for freedom fails

STOCKTON — A former Fairfield man who has spent the past 37 years behind bars was ordered Tuesday to spend at least another 10 years in prison. Robert W. Tunstall was barely 18 on July 27, 1976, when he and a 17-year-old buddy got ahold of a 30.06 rifle that had been stolen the day […]

February 25, 2015 | Posted in Crime-courts | Tagged ,

Today in History: Sept. 15, 2014

Today is Monday, September 15, the 258th day of 2014. There are 107 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights: On September 15, 1789, the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs was renamed the Department of State. Author James Fenimore Cooper was born in Burlington, New Jersey. On this date: In 1776, British forces occupied New […]

September 15, 2014 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

Maria Sharapova comes through in 3 sets at US Open

NEW YORK — A year ago at this time, Maria Sharapova was sitting out the U.S. Open, getting checked by doctors and having tests on the surgically repaired right shoulder that has troubled her off and on. On Wednesday, Sharapova found herself down by a set and facing a break point early in the second at Flushing Meadows, bothered […]

August 28, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Iraq elects new president as attacks kill dozens

BAGHDAD — Iraqi lawmakers elected a veteran Kurdish politician on Thursday to replace long-serving Jalal Talabani as the country’s new president in the latest step toward forming a new government. But a series of attacks killed dozens of people and Islamic militants destroyed a Muslim shrine traditionally said to be the burial place of the […]

July 25, 2014 | Posted in U.S./World | Tagged ,

California foreclosure starts fall to 8-year low

SAN DIEGO — The number of default notices — the first step in the foreclosure process — sent to California homeowners slid to its lowest level in more than eight years in the spring as higher home values left fewer homeowners underwater, a research firm said Thursday. There were 17,524 default notices filed from April […]

July 18, 2014 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

A not-uncommon ‘View': Hosts exiting this show

The Associated Press NEW YORK — Every day, “The View” is one big happy family. Unless it isn’t. Friday’s edition of the ABC chat show found its three panelists – Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy – predictably chipper, loquacious and sisterly, especially when they welcomed the show’s creator, Barbara Walters, for her first visit back […]

June 28, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Montoya ready for return to NASCAR

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Juan Pablo Montoya is ready for his abbreviated return to Sprint Cup racing. Montoya will be in the No. 12 Ford for Sunday’s 400-mile race at Michigan International Speedway, his first Cup race since moving back to IndyCar after last season. Montoya’s last win in NASCAR was in 2010, a year after […]

June 14, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Martin takes command at Travis

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE — Col. Corey J. Martin assumed command of Travis Air Force Base from Col. Dwight C. Sones Tuesday morning before a crowd of airmen, officers and community leaders who filled one of the flight-line hangars for the change-of-command ceremony.

Martin comes to Travis to take leadership of the 60th Air Mobility Wing after serving in command of the 376th Air Expeditionary Wing at Manas Transit Center in the Kyrgyz Republic, the same station where Sones served before coming to Travis two years ago.

Mathew J. Ansbro

May 3, 1919 — April 13, 2013 Mathew John Ansbro, retired Colonel USAF, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, surrounded by his family, just shy of his 94 birthday. Born May 3, 1919, in Salinas, Calif., he spent his early childhood years in San Francisco prior to moving to Santa Monica, Calif. Matt served in World War […]

April 19, 2013 | Posted in Obituaries | Tagged ,

Factory activity grows, hiring outlook brightens

WASHINGTON — The best month for U.S. factories in nearly seven years is brightening the outlook for job growth. Companies are exporting more construction and mining equipment, and Americans are buying more cars, appliances and computers. The Institute for Supply Management, a private trade group, said Tuesday that its index of manufacturing activity rose last […]

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Matchup of turnaround teams in Orange Bowl

AP Sports Writer MIAMI — Stanford’s football program was in a slump in 2006 when Thomas Keiser, a widely recruited prep defensive lineman from Pennsylvania, accepted a scholarship offer to play for the Cardinal. “I committed very early — I believe it was June before my senior year,” Keiser says. “My dad actually made me […]

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NBA Preview: Heat’s Big 3 will try to keep Kobe from a 6th ring

AP Basketball Writer Kobe Bryant had just finished with a Big Three when LeBron James and friends got to work building another. Dwyane Wade soon announced he was staying in Miami, flanked by Chris Bosh, who said he was coming. The next night, James appeared on his much-publicized, heavily criticized TV special to declare his […]

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APNewsBreak: Conyers temporarily loses license

DETROIT — Rep. John Conyers, the powerful chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, had his driver’s license suspended for a month this summer when a check he used to pay the renewal fee bounced, according to Michigan driving records obtained by The Associated Press. The 81-year-old Detroit Democrat tried to renew his license at […]

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Federer could meet Soderling in US Open quarters

AP Tennis Writer NEW YORK — If Roger Federer is going to reach a seventh consecutive U.S. Open title match, he might need to get past the man who ended his Grand Slam semifinal streak. Five-time U.S. Open champion Federer was given a possible quarterfinal against two-time French Open runner-up Robin Soderling in Thursday’s draw. […]

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Marlins’ Sanchez dazzles in shutout of Giants; Posey’s hit streak over

AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO — Anibal Sanchez pitched a one-hitter for his first shutout since a no-hitter in September 2006, and Jorge Cantu might have played his final game for Florida in the Marlins’ 5-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. Sanchez (8-6) retired his first 13 batters and matched a career-high […]

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Cust homers, A’s beat Angels 5-2

OAKLAND — Jack Cust homered for the second time in three games, Adam Rosales added a two-run single and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-2 on Sunday. Trevor Cahill, Oakland’s lone All-Star representative before closer Andrew Bailey was added to the AL roster Sunday, scattered five hits over seven innings. Cahill worked […]

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Big expectations as US meets Ghana in World Cup

RUSTENBURG, South Africa — For other countries, a second-round World Cup match is a big step. For the United States, Saturday’s game against Ghana is so much more. The television audience back home could top the U.S. national team record of 13.7 million, set during the 1994 World Cup loss to Brazil. With a victory, […]

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Rockies’ Jimenez no-hits Braves

AP Sports Writer ATLANTA — Ubaldo Jimenez pitched the first no-hitter in the Colorado Rockies’ 18-year history, dominating the Atlanta Braves in a 4-0 victory Saturday night. Jimenez (3-0) walked six — all in the first five innings. He was helped by Dexter Fowler’s diving catch on Troy Glaus’ drive to left-center field in the […]

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Last of Cash’s ‘American Recordings’ released

AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Johnny Cash’s voice comes in with a rumble, singing that there “ain’t no grave that can hold my body down.” A shuffling beat that sounds like heavy chains being carried back and forth accompanies him. It sounds both reassuring and, let’s be honest, a little creepy. He’s been dead […]

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Solano News »

Don’t chuck wood duck project, say family, Vacaville staff

By Ryan McCarthy | From Page: A1, 1 Comment | Gallery

Solano Coastal Cleanup Day options abundant

By Kevin W. Green | From Page: A3 | Gallery

Quail Ridge Reserve site of scheduled hike

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A3

Suisun City police log: Aug. 27, 2015

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

Fairfield police log: Aug. 27, 2015

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

A little of this, a little of that

By Murray Bass | From Page: A10, 1 Comment

Weather for Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015

By Daily Republic staff | From Page: B12

Short-sale contract addendum causes angst

By Tim Jones | From Page: C2

Solar access a potential problem

By Bill Crosson | From Page: C2, 2 Comments

Real estate transactions for Aug. 29, 2015

By Daily Republic | From Page: C8

Funk-y time on tap in Vacaville

By Amy Maginnis-Honey

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US / World »

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

Legionnaires’ disease sends California inmate to hospital

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

Facebook used by 1 billion a day

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2, 5 Comments

Twitter sets modest goals to diversify its workforce

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

Northwest fire crews hope for a break in the weather

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4 | Gallery

School fund set for US man who helped thwart France attack

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

Attorney: Robin Williams’ bikes are an issue in estate fight

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

Fire crew deploys technology to learn from California blaze

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

EPA: Clean water rule in effect despite court ruling

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Questions linger following China market turmoil

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Katrina-scattered families rebuild separately, together

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Former prep student guilty on lesser charges in rape case

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

UN Secretary ‘horrified’ by deaths in Vienna

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Clinton to Biden: Challenging for White House won’t be easy

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Bush returns to New Orleans for Katrina anniversary

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

On-air rampage difficult to predict, experts say

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Teacher, late to school 111 times, was ‘eating breakfast’

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Appeals court reverses ruling that found NSA program illegal

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9

Ex-Subway ad exec says he didn’t know of Fogle’s sex crimes

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9

Bittersweet moment for Ebola survivor

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

Radar locates possible missing Nazi gold train

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

Lebanese activists denounce failings of politicians

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

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Opinion »

Fairfield roads and streets not getting fixed

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A8, 5 Comments

Response to Right Stuff column

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A8, 15 Comments

Capitola Way needs work

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A8

Editorial Cartoon: Aug. 29, 2015

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Trump has message Washington should hear

By Clive Crook | From Page: A8, 4 Comments

Time to kick jihadists offline

By Steven Stalinsky | From Page: A8, 5 Comments

Habitat’s ReStore needs volunteers

By Letter to the Editor

Editorial Cartoon: Aug. 28, 2015

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content

Photo: Editorial cartoon for Aug. 27, 2015

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Photo: Editorial cartoon for Aug. 26, 2015

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Features »

Community Calendar: Aug. 29, 2015

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

Today in History: Aug. 29, 2015

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Cecil and Caitlyn heat up the Halloween costume wars early

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

India’s river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festival

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Our neighbors refuse to take turns driving places

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar | From Page: B5

Horoscope: Aug. 29, 2015

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B5

Church notes: Aug. 29, 2015

By Susan Hiland | From Page: B6

Horoscope: Aug. 28, 2015

By Holiday Mathis

Today in History: Aug. 28, 2015

By The Associated Press

Today in History: Aug. 27, 2015

By The Associated Press

Is a verbal request an actual invitation to a wedding?

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar

Horoscope: Aug. 27, 2015

By Holiday Mathis

Today in History: Aug. 26, 2015

By The Associated Press

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Entertainment »

Jeb Bush raffling off ticket to Colbert debut

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5, 1 Comment

Sharks, skateboards, survival debut on Discovery VR network

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

TVGrid

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A5

Publishers Weekly best-sellers

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Sports »

Karam working with psychologist following Wilson’s death

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

IndyCar drivers find comfort in getting back to work

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Armijo rolls past San Rafael 38-0

By Paul Farmer | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Raiders still seeking to identify backup running back

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Travers time for American Pharoah on long trek by hoof, air

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Al Arbour, who coached Isles to 4 Cup titles, dies at 82

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Being home team can be blessing and curse for Lewisberry

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Watson takes 1-shot lead at Barclays as Spieth misses cut

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Tomlinson lines game-winning single as Giants beat Cardinals

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Goldschmidt homers in Diamondbacks’ 6-4 win over A’s

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Fitzpatrick, Edberg lead Czech Masters after 2nd round

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Goydos, Sauers shoot 66, lead Dick’s Sporting Goods Open

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

This date in sports history for Aug. 29

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Business »

US stocks slump; Dow briefly plunges 1,000 points

By The Associated Press | Gallery

Teens are shopping more like their parents

By The Associated Press | Gallery

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Real Estate »

Solar access a potential problem

By Bill Crosson | From Page: C2, 2 Comments

Short-sale contract addendum causes angst

By Tim Jones | From Page: C2

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.84 percent

By The Associated Press | From Page: C3

How to fund that major remodel

By The Washington Post | From Page: C3

Pollinator Pockets: small plots with nectar-rich plants

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

Real estate transactions for Aug. 29, 2015

By Daily Republic | From Page: C8

New school year, new chance to get organized

By The Associated Press | From Page: C9

Choose the right real estate agent

By Scott Loney And Alicia Worley, 6 Comments

Community support part of our mission

By Alix Nicole Branson And Loli Martinez Lonso

New home construction on the rise

By The Associated Press

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Obituaries »

Robert P. Murtha

By Susan Hiland

Conception Rodriguez

By Nancy Green

Eric Phelps

By Nancy Green

Kathleen M. McGann

By Susan Hiland, 1 Comment

Rosalyn D. Thomas

By Susan Hiland

Jenny Marie Roberts

By Susan Hiland

Shannon Marie Jimerson

By Susan Hiland

Ramiro Gutierrez Sr.

By Nancy Green

Aniceto Barral Jr.

By Nancy Green

Kent S. Bartl

By Nancy Green, 1 Comment

Donnell ‘Don’ Quinn

By Susan Hiland

Shannon Jimerson

By Nancy Green, 5 Comments

Jeanette Nielsen

By Nancy Green

Roy Richard Hernandez

By Susan Hiland

Marjorie Ann Jones

By Nancy Green, 1 Comment

Erika Wagoner

By Nancy Green, 4 Comments

Ann Patricia Lynch

By Nancy Green

Maurice Misegades

By Daily Republic

E Seng Saelee

By Susan Hiland

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Comics »

Get Fuzzy

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Baldo

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Beetle Bailey

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

For Better or Worse

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Frank and Ernest

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Zits

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Rose is Rose

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Garfield

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Peanuts

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Baby Blues

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

B.C.

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Dilbert

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Blondie

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Sally Forth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Pickles

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Wizard of Id

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B4

Crossword

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Bridge

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Cryptoquote

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Word Sleuth

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Sudoku

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