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Cook told reporters Wednesday his agent has filed an appeal with the league. He said he realizes he has to keep his composure in those situations and added a "guarantee it will not happen again."
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A suspect wanted in connection with an attempted homicide in San Jose died after being shot by authorities on Interstate 5 during a police chase Thursday in Stockton.
11 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Higgins, who lost his European Tour card at the end of last season, was one stroke ahead of Andrea Pavan.
People wish for many things, some that seem trivial and achievable, while others appear to stretch beyond the realm of possibility.
The Merced County advisory board on alcohol and other drug problems will meet at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at the county's mental health administration building, 1137 B St., Merced.
The Golden Eagles should carry some momentum into the offseason after Saturday's 62-27 victory over Alabama-Birmingham.
The university has named Stanton to succeed Hank Biesiot , who is retiring as head coach after 38 years.
About 10:15 p.m., a man entered a Subway sandwich shop at 2810 Shaffer Road and handed an employee a handwritten note demanding money, Lt.
Convicted rapist Spencer Scarber's motion for a new trial reads like a conspiracy novel: He says he was beaten and coerced into confessing that he raped a woman at knifepoint in July 2011.
Rivera Middle School may be enlarged to accommodate elementary grades, sixth-graders could return to Merced elementary schools and the highest-priority modernizations would be accomplished if a bond measure is passed next year by voters.
But graduate student Bodo Winter often takes different paths. Now in his third year as a doctoral candidate in cognitive and information sciences, Winter has immersed himself in research, collaborated and published multiple articles, and taught workshops on statistical methods around the world.
In a conference call with reporters Tuesday, a day after the four-player deal that sent him from Detroit to Washington, Fister says he is "looking forward to having that defense."
A father and two 5-year-old children died Tuesday morning in a fire at a duplex on East 10th Street in Merced.
A 62-year-old man died near Santa Nella Monday night when a car hit him as he walked on Highway 33, authorities said.
Hanson joined the Angels in 2013 and was 4-3 with a 5.42 ERA in 15 outings, including 13 starts, while Williams spent the past three seasons with the club and last year was 9-10 with a 4.57 ERA in 37 games, 25 of his which were starts.
Police officials say the assault by gunmen and a suicide bomber took place in Tarmiyah, a former insurgent stronghold about 50 kilometers north of Baghdad.
Hard Freeze Watch for Merced County was issued at December 05 at 11:27AM PST