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Obama is applauding students who won NCAA Division I championships in several sports.
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A security official in the city of Assiut said the bus driver lost control of the wheel on an inundated stretch of road, striking the truck and then overturning.
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The Los Banos Police Department will be conducting a DUI/License checkpoint today at an undisclosed location.
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Atwater High School Class of 1974 will celebrate its 40-year reunion June 28-29.
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If you're looking for a really unusual name, you might not have to look any further than your nearest library.
13 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Munich's Sueddeutsche Zeitung, citing the still-secret indictment, reported last month that prosecutors believe the 62-year-old Hoeness dodged paying up to 3.5 million euros in tax.
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Spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid says the Taliban are also telling clerics across to country to spread the word that the election is "an American conspiracy."
Jesse Ornelas, 39, the minister of defense for the National Brown Berets, demonstrates on Thursday how he uses his phone to record police actions in Merced.
An independent study funded by Merced-area business owners found that although the city cut developer fees by 55 percent in 2012, the city's commercial and industrial fees are relatively high for the region.
Merced County officials are looking for nominations for the annual Volunteer Recognition Program, officials announced in a news release this week.
The Cowboys finished Saturday's championship hosted by the University of Oklahoma in Norman with six individual conference champions to outscore second-place Oklahoma 98.5 to 63.5 for the championship.
U.S. exports to the three countries were some $50 billion last year. Her visit precedes a planned trip this month by President Barack Obama to Saudi Arabia in an effort to patch over strained relations.
Utah Valley built a 16-point lead early in the second half then went without a field goal for over 11 minutes.
The Bundesliga club says on its website that the 41-year-old Schneider, who replaced the sacked Bruno Labbadia last August, was being released "with immediate effect" along with assistant coaches Alfons Higl and Tomislav Maric.
John Brisco hit two free throws with 29 seconds left to give Prairie View a six-point lead, but Stephan Raquil scored to cut the lead to four points and Luckett drilled a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left to pull Alcorn State with one.
One of two inmates who killed a federal correctional officer at U.S. Penitentiary Atwater will spend the rest of his life in prison in exchange for a guilty plea, under a plea bargain reportedly approved by Attorney General Eric Holder.