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Friday, Apr 19 2013 08:01 AM

"First Look": First News for April 19

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    By Alex Horvath / The Californian

    24th Annual Bakersfield Women's Business Conference keynote speaker Giuliana Rancic at the Rabobank Arena Theater and Convention Center. Rancic is the anchor of E! News, co-host of E's hugely popular Fashion Police team and star of Giuliana and Bill on the Style Network.

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Take a look at your First News for Friday, April 19.

Passing down career advice and aspirations to local teens was prominent at the 24th Annual Bakersfield Women's Business Conference Thursday at the Rabobank Arena Theater and Convention Center. Sharing personal experiences, keynote speaker Giuliana Rancic, entertainment journalist and co-anchor on E! News, told women they can accomplish anything they set their minds to, as long as they do what they love.

And this week's deadly blast at a Texas fertilizer depot has renewed safety concerns among those in Kern County opposed to a fertilizer and power plant proposed near Tupman. California Energy Commission staffers reviewing the Hydrogen Energy California application said they will be watching to see what caused the West, Texas retail plant to explode.

All this and more. Watch this morning's news on "First Look with Scott Cox."



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