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  1. The Fight Against Global Greening - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    ... on research performed by Dr. J. E. Campbell of the Sierra Nevada Research Institute, University of California in Merced, California (and othersa ) called "Large historical growth in global terrestrial gross primary production" published 5 April 2017 ...

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  2. Horisons Unlimited Health Care on Main Street in Merced on March 2, 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Los Banos Enterprise

    The former executive of several Merced-area health clinics pleaded guilty on Monday to health care fraud and receiving kickbacks in connection with a years-long, multimillion-dollar scheme, the California Department of Justice announced. Sandra Haar, 57, was the founder and chief executive officer of Horisons Unlimited, a nonprofit chain of clinics that provided health and dental services to thousands of low-income patients in Merced and other parts of the San Joaquin Valley.

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  3. Learning From a Fatal Bus-Train CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | School Bus Fleet

    In 2011, when I was the transportation supervisor for Merced City School District, my wife told me about a historic school bus-train crash that was back in the news. A local museum had an exhibit about the tragedy, and the city of Merced was opening a new underpass at the location where the crash had taken place 80 years prior.

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  4. Yosemite Valley To Reopen After Closure Due To Fire and SmokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... with cedars and some dead pine trees," Westerling says. Westerling is a professor at the University of California, Merced, studying the connection between climate change and fire in the Sierra Nevada. He's focusing 500 years into the future, asking ...

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  5. What to do when an emergency vehicle approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | News10.net

    ... go to the nearest curb or safe place and stay there until the emergency vehicle passes. California Highway Patrol in Merced used social media to communicate this to the public. Their hypothetical scenario requires the driver to move to the right and ...

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  6. Will work for rentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | NewsReview.com

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics just released the wage numbers for the final quarter of 2017, and Butte, as might be expected, ranked pretty low. Of the 29 counties from California on the list , only Tulare and Merced had lower average weekly wages than Butte's $826.

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  7. UC Merced student who stabbed 4 sought revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | LA Daily News

    This undated photo provided by the University of California Merced shows freshman Faisal Mohammad of Santa Clara. Authorities say Mohammad burst into a classroom at the California school, stabbing several people before being shot and killed by police, Wednesday.

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  8. New Details On Fiery Jamestown Crash Involving Stolen CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | My Mother Lode

    The CHP has released further details surrounding the victims of a solo-rollover crash on Highway 49 near the Montezuma Junction Wednesday afternoon. The CHP reports that the Ford Fusion was reported stolen on August 1st from a private property in Merced.

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  9. DoD Announces DESI Awards for University-Industry CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | World News Report

    ... the Defined Themes. Topic Chief: Dr. Stacie Williams, Air Force. Lead: Stanford University, University of California, Merced Visor Corp. DESI is sponsored by the Basic Research Office in the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and ...

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  10. Are devastating wildfires a new normal? "It's actually worse than that," climate scientist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | CBS News

    ... Wet periods become more extreme," LeRoy Westerling, a professor of management at the University of California, Merced, who has studied how climate affects wildfires, told CBS News last year. More precipitation in the winter means that more ...

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  11. DoD Announces Science Collaboration AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 7 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... the Defined Themes. Topic Chief: Dr. Stacie Williams, Air Force. Lead: Stanford University, University of California, Merced Visor Corp. DESI is sponsored by the Basic Research Office in the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and ...

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  12. Trump again falsely claims California diverting waterRead the original story

    Monday Aug 6 | Journal Gazette

    ... diverted into the Pacific Ocean," Trump tweeted. "I'm not sure what he was recommending," University of California, Merced professor LeRoy Westerling said Sunday. "Even if we eliminated all habitat for riparian species and fish, and allowed ...

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  13. Trump reiterates falsehood about California water diversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | The Daily Republic

    ... diverted into the Pacific Ocean," Trump tweeted. "I'm not sure what he was recommending," University of California, Merced professor LeRoy Westerling told the San Francisco Chronicle on Sunday. "Even if we eliminated all habitat for riparian species ...

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  14. Trump Doubles Down on CA Wildfire, Claims 'Diverted' Water Could HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | News Max

    ... tank, in Oakland. "There's absolutely no shortage." LeRoy Westerling, a professor at the University of California, Merced who specializes in climatology and wildfire, told SFGate "on the water side," the tweet Trump sent Sunday "boggles the mind. We ...

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  15. Decoding the Secrets of an Ancient Maya CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | MSN Living

    ... bat guano and almost no charcoal, and I thought, 'Hey, what is this all about?'" says the University of California, Merced, professor. Given that pine torches would've left a charcoal carpet, "it was a dead giveaway that bats were coming in, but ...

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  16. 'Repugnant and Dangerous': Ignoring Role of Climate Crisis, Trump...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Common Dreams

    ... from climate change," Professor LeRoy Westerling, who researches wildfire and climatology at University of California-Merced, told the San Francisco Chronicle in response to Trump's theory. Alex Hall, a climate scientist at UCLA, told the New York ...

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  17. College leading to higher wages for low-income graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | The Daily Democrat

    ... the report states. In the past year, 38 percent of enrolled undergraduates UC-wide were Pell recipients, with Merced having the largest share of Pell recipients at 64 percent, and Berkeley with smallest at 27 percent. Kevin Bradley Paule received a ...

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  18. Graham gave U-M millions. Here's what his son got.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Evening Sun

    ... or in the interest of a donor?" said Charlie Eaton , assistant professor of sociology at University of California, Merced, who is writing a book about Wall Street's relationship with higher education. "My research suggests that this is not just a ...

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  19. Graham gave U-M millions. Herea s what his son got. Alumnus Donald...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The York Daily Record

    ... or in the interest of a donor?" said Charlie Eaton , assistant professor of sociology at University of California, Merced, who is writing a book about Wall Street's relationship with higher education. "My research suggests that this is not just a ...

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  20. Michigan football saw Paris. And university gave team donor's family millions of investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | USA Today

    ... or in the interest of a donor?" said Charlie Eaton, assistant professor of sociology at University of California, Merced, who is writing a book about Wall Street's relationship with higher education. "My research suggests that this is not just a ...

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