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  1. BC football: Ends season with 23-10 win over Chaffey in bowl game

    By Jeff Evans
    Saturday, Nov 22 2014 06:32 PM

    Bakersfield College used five field goals by Parker Campbell and a 59-yard touchdown run by Dominic Frasch and downed Chaffey 23-10 in the Western State Bowl Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

    BC finished 7-4 and won its last six games of the season. Chaffey finished 6-5. BC quarterback Tarek Yaeggi threw for 123 yards to surpass 2,000 yards this season, the fifth quarterback in the program's history to top that milestone in a season.

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    Antongiovanni steps down as Garces football coach

    After just one season as the head coach of his alma mater, Tim Antongiovanni resigned as the Garces football coach on Friday. Stating that the "decision was soley mine," Antongiovanni said there was no pressure of the administration...

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    Oliver on the stand: I don’t remember events leading up to school shooting

    Bryan Oliver took the stand in his trial on two counts of attempted murder Wednesday and said he was sorry for opening fire with a shotgun in a Taft Union High School classroom the morning of Jan. 10, 2013. Oliver said he hopes Bowe...

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    Live updates from the Bryan Oliver trial

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  5. Obama poised to announce go-it-alone plan on immigration Thursday

    WASHINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama is set on Thursday to outline a controversial plan to relax U.S. immigration policy and grant relief from deportation to as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants in a go-it-alone...

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    U.S. Senate narrowly fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline

    The U.S. Senate on Tuesday narrowly failed to pass a bill that would have approved construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, rejecting a measure the House of Representatives approved last week. The vote count was 59-41 in...

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    Highway 58 traffic snarled due to suspicious device, crash

    Westbound Highway 58 was a mess Monday morning after a crash and then the discovery of suspicious device behind a Kentucky Fried Chicken backed up traffic for more than three miles. Most disruptive was a man’s finding of a white, 1 1/2...

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    Kevin Harvick wins the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship

    Using an excellent restart in the race's final laps, Bakersfield's Kevin Harvick won NASCAR'S Ford Eco Boost 400 and the 2014 Sprint Cup Series championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday. It is Harvick's first Cup championship....

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    Bakersfield College to host bowl game against Chaffey

    After winning five consecutive games, including Saturday's win against visiting Ventura, Bakersfield College's football team was rewarded Sunday with a bowl game. The Renegades will play host to Chaffey College (Rancho Cucamonga) at...

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    BC football: Renegades defeat Ventura

    Bakersfield College's defense stopped Ventura on downs inside the BC 20 with less than a minute to play, and the Renegades held on for a 25-19 win in the regular season finale. BC finishes 6-4 and has earned a bowl berth. The opponent and...

  11. CSUB basketball: Loses 4-OT thriller in season opener

    In the longest game in the history of Cal State Bakersfield men's basketball, High Point (N.C.) got a jump shot by Tarique Thompson with two seconds left in the fourth overtime period to beat CSUB 100-99 in the season opener at the Rainbow...

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    BC Panorama campus reopened after bomb hoax

    The Bakersfield College Panorama campus was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after a bomb threat was called into Bakersfield police, but no explosives were found and the campus was deemed safe by school officials at 5:30 p.m. Classes...

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    Spaceship pilot unaware co-pilot unlocked brake

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pilot of the Virgin Galactic spaceship that tore apart over the Mojave Desert didn’t know his co-pilot had prematurely unlocked its brakes, though protocol for the test flight required the co-pilot to announce the...

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