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1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee
Center, Michael Tolan hands buckets of salmon smolt to Steve Schoenberg both are U.S. Fish and Wildlife fisheries biologists.
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5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Sang Hyuk Park, 45, avoided trial by pleading to four felony counts of sexual battery on patients under anesthesia before Judge Mark V. Bacciarini in Merced County Superior Court.
9 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Paul Connolly, who plays for Crawley, was charged by the English Football Association last week with violent conduct following his confrontation with the fan during a League One game against Brentford on April 8. Connolly appeared to slap the supporter, who had thrown the ball forcefully at the player as he went to take a throw-in.
13 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
The Players Championship previously was a sudden-death playoff that began on the par-3 17th hole, famous for having an island green.
17 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
The decision was announced on Wednesday by the International Association of Athletics Federations at its council meeting in Dakar, Senegal.
The Merced City Council plans to discuss its options Wednesday night after a threatened lawsuit with the potential to change how the governing body looks.
Assault with intent to commit a sexual crime/Mayhem, false imprisonment, failure to secure payment of compensation, contracting without a license and advertising as a contractor without a license.
The "Stop the Violence, Feet Changing Lives" fundraiser is part of an effort to make Merced neighborhoods safer through participants' presence and prayers.
Mathews has appeared in 52 regular-season games with six starts over four NFL seasons, all with Indianapolis, and has recorded 51 tackles with 1 1/2 sacks.
Judge Denise Hartsfield sentenced Britt to 45 days in jail, suspended for one year, probation for a year, and imposed the condition that he complete or be in the process of completing his education.
Hoffner was fired by the school last May without publicly disclosing the reasons.
SFA president Salah Ramadan says 15-year-old Tarek Ghrair died Tuesday when a mortar exploded near his home in Ghouta, a western district of Homs where the city's main stadium is located, according to the SANA state news agency.
The International Court of Appeal, which is the dispute-resolution tribunal for motorsport, says on Tuesday in a brief statement that it upheld the race stewards' original decision in Melbourne.
Police were called to an area near the 400 block of L Street about 4 a.m. after a report of shots fired.
The 14th annual Hot Copper Car Show, which organizers say is one of the largest hot rod and custom car shows in the Mother Lode, is scheduled May The show features hot rod and custom cars from throughout Northern California.
The Heat have been competing with the Indiana Pacers for the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, but Pacers trimmed their magic number to one with a win over Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday.
Washington has said that it would be hard to get the deal past Congress unless Vietnam made some meaningful steps toward improving its human rights record.