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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- A group of teens challenged their minds and body Saturday morning with a fitness test that pushed them to the limits.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- Local students competed against other schools for a battle of the brains at this year's Academic Pentathalon.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- New unemployment numbers are out for Kern County and they show a dramatic drop last month.

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Oregon, high school before anyone was injured.Keanon Lowe, a football and track coach and a security guard at Parkrose High School, told reporters as he was leaving a police interview late Friday that he was tired but relieved at the outcome, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being misidentified amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran.The warning relayed by U.S. diplomatic posts from the Federal Aviation Administration underlined the risks the current tensions pose to a region crucial to global air travel. It also came as Lloyd's of London warned of increasing risks to maritime shipping in the region.

The family of a fallen Bakersfield police officer is holding an event in his memory this National Police Week.

A Southern California man made great strides toward helping the uninsured get the surgeries they need.

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Live ammunition from an F-16 fighter jet that crashed through the roof of a Southern California warehouse was safely destroyed Friday afternoon and miles of closed freeway were reopened. KABC-TV video showed the ordnance blowing up in huge clouds of dirt after being buried in trenches at March Air Reserve Base.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- She won the hearts of many as she graced the stage of American Idol, and now seven-time Grammy winner will take center stage in Bakersfield.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- Kern Medical and the Kern High School District are providing free physicals for high school student athletes, Saturday.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- A local Rabbi will be honored with a dinner and an award Saturday evening, and the community is invited to join.

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- A woman who died when the vehicle she was traveling in hit a traffic signal pole has been identified.

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When Brooke Charles and Chris Wedel walked on campus last fall, the two took over the softball and baseball programs on campus at Foothill, respectively, that had been league and

CHP says at least one person is dead following a collision in the southbound lanes of Highway 99 in Bakersfield.

Bakersfield police say a woman was killed and another man was severely injured after the vehicle they were traveling in hit a curb, lost a tire, then collided with a traffic signal pole in Southwest Bakersfield on Thursday afternoon.