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4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Women hold only about one in eight executive/board positions among California's top 400 public companies, but an annual University of California, Davis, study cited some incremental progress, noting that the percentage of women in top decision-making posts has increased and the number of companies with no women executives and board directors is ... (more)
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
Would you support legalizing marijuana in your state?
8 hrs ago | Isegoria
Lynne Isbell was running through a glade in Kenya back in 1992, when she spotted a cobra.
12 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat
The opening of the new African Plant Breeding Academy, designed to improve the livelihood and health of Africa's 600 million smallholder farmers and their families, was celebrated Monday in Nairobi, Kenya, by researchers from UC Davis, and their global partners from the African Orphan Crops Consortium.
16 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat
It's widely accepted that terroir - the unique blend of a vineyard's soils, water and climate - sculpts the flavor and quality of wine.
Testimony in the death penalty trial of convicted triple murderer Joseph Michael Nissensohn on Thursday focused on his mental disorders, brain damage from heavy drug use and the risk of him hurting others if sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Despite the sequester, the Department of Homeland Security has just completed a hiring blitz of attorneys to oversee and manage immigration litigation.
Geno Auriemma's Huskies have been without two of their best players -- Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Morgan Tuck -- for several weeks now.
A group of scientists has published the genome and accompanying sequence data for the spotted wing drosophila, a serious pest of berries and soft fruit.
YOUR TICKET TO A BETTER NIGHT'S SLEEP!] A WOMAN, A MAN, AND HIS TURBAN. THIS IMAGE HAS THAT SIKH COMMUNITY TALKING TONIGHT.
Devoted to sculpture, functional art and design , the fair known as SOFA CHICAGO celebrates two decades of business with a special program that debuted in 2013.
Pictured are November's Students of the Month; Grant Bennett, President, Perris Valley Chamber of Commerce; Dorothy Wolons, President/CEO, Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce; Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, Superintendent, Perris Union High School District; Lourdes Galindo, Perris High School; Alondra Martinez, Heritage High School; Brian Landeros, ... (more)
Williams, who will lead the Maplewood-based company's global communications strategies, was previously director of executive communications at Walmart.
The City Council on a 3-2 vote approved the official agreement Tuesday for shared management of fire services with UC Davis, an arrangement that will place both the city and university fire departments under leadership of the same fire chief.
Members of the California Nursing Association's 11,700-nurse bargaining unit at University of California medical centers and student health centers have ratified a new contract giving them a 16 percent pay boost over four years.
In a recent post about Gnarly Head Old Vine Zin I referenced the Zinfandel Advocates & Producers event happening in late January 2014.
Josh Elledge, who makes his living teaching others how to cut their grocery bills in half, offers five tips for never wasting food again in the column below for MLive.com .