The Pentagon has shipped Afghan security forces tens of thousands of excessive AK-47 assault rifles and other weapons since 2004 and many have gone missing, raising concerns that they’ve fallen into the hands of Taliban or other insurgent rebels.

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Despite heavy lobbying from departments and interest groups, California’s personnel panel has stood its ground: If you’re applying for a state job, you have to meet the minimum qualifications – even if you’re a state worker.
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Her Wavy Mango Salsa chips could earn big bucks in online Lay’s Do Us a Flavor contest.
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The man suspected of fatally stabbing his estranged wife on a South Sacramento street on July 8 is in police custody.
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MEXICO CITY – Joining government officials here Tuesday in a call to increase college student exchanges between California and Mexico, Gov. Jerry Brown praised “another way to bring California and Mexico closer together.”
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It’s more than three months until the November election. But clearly, the looming political campaign over whether Sacramento should transform its style of governance is on the minds of some groups.

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