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An early morning accident between two motorcycles west of Highway 99 left one rider dead and the other with major injuries, the California Highway Patrol said.
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That's according to a report by the Oregon Health Authority that analyzed data from the state's Violent Death Reporting System from 2008 to 2012.
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The Kern River Ranger District of the Sequoia National Forest is now closed due to the impending danger of the Nicolls Fire, a forest supervisor said.
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The daylong conference is scheduled for Monday at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital in Madison.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is urging anyone who ate at Sal's Japanese Steakhouse on Kellogg Drive on various dates in June and July and developed symptoms to call their doctor.
Twenty-year-old Isaiah Austin was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome just ahead of last month's NBA draft, in which he was projected to be a first-round pick.
The year's fastest woman clocked 11.01 seconds on the Hampden Park track as she celebrated a ninth unbeaten final in 2014.
In response to the Sun-Star’s view “Training needed to handle mentally ill” of the CHP officer who is being scrutinized for the force he used in subduing a woman crossing a highway, I think the officer’s actions were justified.
Kimberly Garcia is volunteering at the 31st annual migrant summer school in Merced, and she says it's not your typical program.
Officials in Merced County say a Central California man who works for the public defender's office helped an inmate escape from custody, landing him in jail with criminal charges of his own.
The 21-year-old Rodon was a first-team, all-Atlantic Coast Conference selection as a junior with North Carolina State this past season after he went 6-7 with a 2.01 ERA.
Merced Speedway - Kristie Shearer, a stock car racing mom from Los Banos, posed with her son, Ian, before a race in Merced Speedway's Hobby Stock Division last year.
Nearly two months after the forced removal of homeless from an encampment on G Street, the city is reporting some progress in decreasing Los Banos' homeless population.
By the age of 12, Carissa Phelps knew what it meant to walk the streets of the Central Valley.
Regarding “What happened to America’s compassion?” : The better question, what happened to the compassion and responsibility of the parents who have children in squalor and poverty? Do these people care? Why would anyone bring a child into this world under these conditions? I’m sorry, it doesn’t take a village to raise a ... (more)
Large, bright-colored birdhouses are being placed throughout Merced County, but they aren't meant to shelter birds; instead, they lodge children's books.
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