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Martyn Sibley recently visited Portugal and Lisbon with Portugal 4all Senses. His trip included visiting famous Sintra, rolling around Lisbon, spending the day on the beach and shopping for local food. Read on to find out how accessible Portugal and Lisbon are.

A second aid worker who had been kidnapped by Boko Haram for several months was killed on Wednesday after a negotiation deadline expired, according to CNN. Midwife Hauwa Mohammed Liman, 24, was killed by her captors after the first aid worker she was kidnapped with was killed in September. Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed said the killing was"dastardly, inhuman and ungodly" since "nothing can justify the shedding of the blood of innocent people." She was

Diplomats from Cuba and Bolivia shouted during a meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) being held as the United States launched a campaign discussing the struggles of Cuban political prisoners on Tuesday, according to The Associated Press. U.S. envoy to the ECOSOC Kelley Currie continued through the shouting protests, delivering her remarks before being followed by several other speakers who discussed the political prisoners, including Secretary General of the

UPDATE: The California High-Speed Rail Authority board met Tuesday in Bakersfield and approved an environmental study for the proposed rail station at F Street. State officials first wanted to put the Bakersfield rail station on Truxtun Avenue, near the existing Amtrak station, but city officials said that alignment carved up too much of the community and sued to stop it.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Facing the prospect of bruising electoral defeat in congressional elections, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he won't accept the blame if his party loses control of the House in November, arguing his campaigning and endorsements have helped Republican candidates.

The March for Humankindness will take place at 5 p. m. Thursday at California State University, Bakersfield. Hosted by Dignity Health Mercy & Memorial Hospitals, the march was inspired by Dr. Sudhir Kakarla and Dr. Matab Singh, to bring the community together through kindness and tolerance. Dignity Health, Cal State Bakersfield, Mayor Karen Groh and other community partners invite people from all over the area to participate in the inaugural March for Humankindness.

Spanish people are predicted to have some of the longest life expectancies within just a few decades, edging out Japan for the top spot, according to a new study published this week. The authors said most of the reason why Spain was number one was due to their diet, while cautioning health officials that the biggest threats to our long-term health were obesity, high blood pressure and blood sugar, tobacco, and drinking alcohol. The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation in Seattle, US,

The Califonia Public Utilities Commission has issued a citation to Southern California Edison for $8 million for safety regulations following an electric incident that occurred in Twentynine Palms, California on August 1, 2015.

A woman who pleaded no contest to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated for a crash that killed an Arvin High School teacher was sentenced to four years in prison on Tuesday. Kylie Cathleen Sluder crashed head-on last December into 41year-old Scott Demunnik on Highway 223. Demunnik taught chemistry at Arvin High for more than 18 years. Sluder was driving under the influence of drugs, according to officers.

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month continues, Kern Radiology is hosting an event Wednesday to help those who can't afford a mammogram.

The Bakersfield Police Department is reaching out to the community for help identifying and locating a suspect wanted for carjacking. On Sept. 29, the suspect confronted a woman in the 200 block of Coffee Road and demanded the keys to her vehicle. He fled in the stolen vehicle and his photograph was captured on a red-light camera at Coffee Road and Stockdale Highway.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Mega Millions prize was already giant, but now it's even bigger. Lottery officials have increased the estimated jackpot for Tuesday night's drawing from $654 million to $667 million, making it the third-largest grand prize in U.S. history. The increase reflects a surge in ticket sales. The record lottery jackpot was a $1.6 billion Powerball prize won in...

At around 7 p.m. on September 8, a violent robbery took place outside the Valentine Market in Fresno, according to the Fresno County Sheriff.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ran his 2015 campaign on a promise to legalize marijuana for recreational use and will now see Canada become the largest country in the world to do so on Wednesday, according to USA Today. The move could start a global revolution concerning the legalization of marijuana as Canada is undertaking a massive amount of research to help better understand the medical reasons for using cannabis and could help improve the plant's image compared to alcohol and

Bakersfield police want you to look closely and see if you recognize two people who are suspected of theft from an optometrist office.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Stepping up his attacks on the Federal Reserve, President Donald Trump declared Tuesday that the Fed is my biggest threat because he thinks it's raising interest rates too quickly.Trump said he doesn't speak with Chairman Jerome Powell because of the Fed's political independence but said. I'm not happy with what he's doing because it's going too fast in raising rates at a time when inflation has remained relatively low.

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KCSO has released new details regarding the arrest of a McFarland basketball coach for sexual misconduct.

Kern County public health officials said an employee at Urbane Cafe on Mount Vernon Avenue was working with a contagious diarrheal illness since the beginning of October.

After his successful heart transplant on Thursday, Brayden Eidenshink is breathing without the aid of a ventilator. A post on the Facebook page Brayden’s Brave Heart from Monday night said Brayden is on a high flow of oxygen and breathing on his own. The accompanying photo shows the 10-year-old Bakersfield boy listening to his new heart with a stethoscope. Eyewitness News first covered Brayden’s story in 2014. He had been on the wait list for a new heart since then.

Kern County Sheriff's Office released additional information about Fernando Pruneda, a McFarland High School basketball coach arrested for sexual misconduct charges.

Mountain Bible Church is hosting their 2nd Annual Pumpkin Patch in Tehachapi!

The body of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was cut into pieces after he was killed two weeks ago at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a Turkish official told CNN on Tuesday.

CONCORD, N. H. (AP) — Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti brought the Democratic Party chairmen from Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada backstage to meet late night television host Jimmy Kimmel and superstar hip-hop producer DJ Khaled. Garcetti may not be the best-known 2020 presidential prospect, but he will not be forgotten by those who lead Democratic politics in the states most responsible for picking the party's next presidential nominee.

Earthmovers shuttled up and down a large dirt mound across from Meadows Field airport Monday, the latest sign Amazon is moving ahead with a plan to open a distribution center

The United States said Saudi Arabia's crown prince agreed to hold a thorough and transparent investigation into the disappearance of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, while other media reports released on Tuesday said Riyadh was preparing to acknowledged he was killed during an interrogation gone wrong, according to Reuters. The U.S. resident and critic of the crown prince vanished on Oct. 2 after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, in order to receive documents before

Throughout her life, people have made Rachel feel like she couldn’t achieve as much, because she has cerebral palsy. Those negative attitudes always spurred her on and today her hard work has…