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Taco Bell Tests New Cap’n Crunch Delights In Bakersfield

Taco Bell is adding a dessert menu item that will speak to many people’s childhood.

02/27/2015

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Bill Cosby Postpones Comedy Performance In Bakersfield

Bill Cosby has postponed a comedy performance in Bakersfield amid allegations of sexual abuse of women.

02/12/2015

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Police Arrest Moorpark Man Accused Of Setting Wife On Fire

The man accused of setting his wife on fire in front of their three young children has been taken into police custody.

01/09/2015

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Moorpark Man Wanted For Allegedly Setting Wife On Fire Turns Himself In

The Moorpark man wanted for allegeldy setting his wife on fire has turned himself in, authorities said Friday.

01/09/2015

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Driver Flees Into Bakersfield Backyard After Being Shot Several Times, Crashing Into Fence

Deputies dispatched Friday to a report of a shooting victim found an abandoned vehicle crashed into a fence in Bakersfield.

12/27/2014

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Team Chosen For Second Phase Of High-Speed Rail

The California High-Speed Rail Authority said Thursday that the low bid for the 65-mile segment was $1.2 billion.

12/11/2014

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2 Americans Held In North Korea Released

The two remaining Americans who had been held in North Korea have been released and are on their way home, U.S. officials said Saturday.

CBS Los Angeles–11/08/2014

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Fundraiser, Minimum-Wage Roundtable Bring Biden To LA

Vice President Joe Biden will speak at a fundraiser and also take part in a minimum-wage roundtable discussion with Mayor Eric Garcetti during a two-day visit to the Southland that starts Monday afternoon.

10/05/2014

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Police Release Bakersfield Vice Principal Who Had Gun On Campus

Bakersfield police say they arrested a vice principal for taking a gun on to the campus of his junior high school, but later released him after determining he broke no laws.

08/28/2014

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Kern County Deputy Pleads In Crash That Killed 2

A Kern County sheriff’s deputy whose speeding patrol car killed two people has pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter.

08/14/2014

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Married Nearly 62 Years, Couple Dies 4 Hours Apart

Granddaughter Melissa Sloan tells The Bakersfield Californian that her grandmother died first, and when her body was taken away, Don Simpson’s soul left with her.

08/04/2014

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Bakersfield Police Make $76M Marijuana Bust

A driver who ran a red light in Bakersfield led police to a $76 million marijuana bust.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2014

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Crews Race Weather In Shirley Fire

Deputies spent the night urging residents to leave a Central California community that remains threatened by a smoky wildfire near Bakersfield.

06/15/2014

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Hero Cat That Saved Boy From Vicious Dog Attack Takes Pitcher’s Mound

A family’s cat captured in a viral video saving a Central California boy from a dog attack has another challenge ahead, but this time from the pitcher’s mound.

05/16/2014

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Video Going Viral: Cat Saves Little Boy From Vicious Dog Attack In Bakersfield

The 57-second video already has 2,191,922 hits.

05/14/2014

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