Here's the latest news for Friday, Oct. 18th: Ex-House Speaker Tom Foley dies at 84; Bay Area commuters steaming about transit strike; Authorities hunt for 2 killers who escaped Florida prison; National Zoo opens after government shutdown.
Baldwin to pay another $100,000 toward NY tax bill; 'Fifty Shades' fiasco discussed at studio meeting; Galaxy of stars help open performing arts center.
An undercover prostitution sting at a Madera hotel led to the arrests of eight Central Valley residents, from felons to a schoolteacher,
The Madera Police Department will start issuing concealed-carry gun permits after a vote Wednesday by the City Council.
By David Crary