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A pedestrian was struck and badly injured by a 2003 Toyota as he was walking across the crosswalk of Bernard Street approaching King Street Thursday night, the California Highway Patrol said.

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A man suffered fatal injuries after colliding into a power pole at an unknown speed at Copus Road west of Joseph Road on Saturday, the California Highway Patrol said. 

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The Bakersfield Police Department arrested four people and cited 68 drivers for driving without a driver's license at a DUI/Driver's License checkpoint Saturday night, according to an agency news release.  

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Last week, Republican Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Jerry Moran of Kansas hammered the final nails into Senate Republicans' health care coffin. President Donald Trump quickly tweeted he wanted to find a way to reanimate this monster. As Mary Shelley's Victor Frankenstein learned, that would be …

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It was ironic that Kellyanne Conway chose this past weekend's Family Leadership Summit in Iowa as a venue to allege a pattern of sexism against her — as she continues to defend her boss, the president, against multiple degradations of women. That she did so at an event sponsored by an evange…

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Dennis Hicks, a 2016 Liberty graduate, finished fourth in the men's triple jump at the Pan Am Junior Championships in Peru on Sunday.

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Willie Ethington’s lifelong dream is to one day play in the major leagues. It’s the thing that motivates the Mesa, Ariz., native to endure all the hardships that come with playing baseball in the Pecos League for the Bakersfield Train Robbers.

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Tyler Johnson came from last to first to win the Hobby Stock feature on Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway.

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