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10 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz >> Following the arrest of 22 UC Santa Cruz students during a two-day teaching assistant strike in April, the graduate student union has filed an additional unfair labor practice complaint against UC.
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15 hrs ago | Media Matters for America
On the last day to file federal taxes, Fox host Stuart Varney complained that the wealthiest Americans "already pay for almost everything," ignoring the fact that tax rates for the richest Americans have steadily declined in recent decades mirroring rates paid by most Americans.
19 hrs ago | Newswise
Biologists studying the endangered California condor have launched a new web site to enlist the help of citizen scientists in research aimed at reducing lead poisoning, the primary threat to condors in the wild.
Image Caption: Black Hole Caught Red-handed in a Stellar Homicide. Credit: NASA; S. Gezari ; and J. Guillochon When a star orbits too close to a galaxy's central supermassive black hole , it gets torn apart and sucked in by gravitational forces - a phenomenon known as an a tidal disruption .
Santa Cruz >> President Obama announced this week his intent to nominate UC Santa Cruz alumnus William "Bro" Adams as chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Yazmin Monet Watkins was romping around Dolores Park when we spotted her wearing, appropriately, this bright red romper.
It will feature a welcome by Mayor Jean Quan, who also serves as an MTC commissioner.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This article is one of a series on happiness and well-being featuring Santa Cruz County residents, highlighting the guiding beliefs and philosophy as well as the challenges, achievements and struggles that have given meaning to their lives.
Eight years ago, a Downtown College Prep senior named Luis Falcon was attacked by gang members in a San Jose park.
John Roberts, at left, started his company - X2Engine - at Cruzio 3 years ago, and now has six employees working on his customer management software that has more than 9,000 installations in 160 countries.
"Super Planet Crash" challenges the public to create a planetary system with various kinds of alien planets , ranging from Earth-size planets to gas giants to more massive dwarf stars.
Mayoral candidate Madison Nguyen in front of the construction site of the Samsung headquarters in San Jose, Calif., April 1, 2014.
Super Planet Crash is a pretty simple game: players build their own planetary system, putting planets into orbit around a star and racking up points until they add a planet that destabilizes the whole system.
Angela Davis, who was once listed on the FBI's most wanted list, is returning to Williams College on Saturday as a dignitary, author, public speaker, philosopher and scholar.