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News Minute: Here is the latest Northern California news from The Associated Press

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A California man who was charged after authorities say he refused treatment for his tuberculosis has been found and arrested. San Joaquin County prosecutors say Eduardo Rosas Cruz was arrested last night in Kern County. Authorities say he comes from an area of Mexico known for a drug-resistant strain of TB.

SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) - Evacuation orders have been lifted for about half of the estimated 100 homes cleared out by a wildfire in Yosemite National Park. Park fire officials say residents of Old El Portal were allowed to return home at 9 a.m. today. About 45 homes in the community of Foresta remain evacuated. The fire has sent smoke plumes into the park's famed valley, though the park itself has remained open.

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A company that operated five health care career colleges in California has abruptly closed its campuses 10 days after filing for bankruptcy. The Mercury News reported that Biohealth College in San Jose and the Bryman Colleges in San Jose, Hayward, San Francisco and Los Angeles together enrolled about 280 students whose course credits may now be worthless.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have signed former Arizona Cardinals running back Alfonso Smith to a one-year deal. The 49ers waived injured guard Fouimalo Fonoti today to make room for Smith on the roster. Smith's signing comes after injuries to primary backups Kendall Hunter and LaMichael James in the last week.

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