UC Riverside Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Research Accelerates Quest for Quicker, Longer-lasting ElectronicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Environmental News Network

    In the world of electronics, where the quest is always for smaller and faster units with infinite battery life, topological insulators have tantalizing potential. In a paper published today in "Science Advances," Jing Shi , a professor of physics and astronomy at the University of California, Riverside, and colleagues at Massachusetts Institute of Technology , and Arizona State University report they have created a TI film just 25 atoms thick that adheres to an insulating magnetic film, creating a "heterostructure."

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  2. Brazilian authorities move to force drug addicts out of a neighborhood known as CracklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... year. The GOP finally unveiled its plan to replace Obamacare . White House tapes mystery solved ? Not exactly. UC Riverside has one of the smallest racial achievement gaps in the nation. Bree'Anna Guzman was killed more than 5 years ago. The GOP ...

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  3. Parents of slain teenager Jesse Romero file federal lawsuit against L.A., police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The GOP finally unveiled its plan to replace Obamacare . White House tapes mystery solved ? Not exactly. UC Riverside has one of the smallest racial achievement gaps in the nation. Bree'Anna Guzman was killed more than 5 years ago. The GOP finally ...

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  4. To steal or not to steal a " Val Verde High video examining moral dilemma earns school $500Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    A nearly 5-minute video examining the ethical dilemma behind the five-finger discount aka theft has earned Val Verde High School in Perris $500. Also recognized were videos from UC Riverside's ArtsBlock, a video production workshop that is designed to teach high school students the necessary skills to make their own documentary film.

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  5. UC Blum Federation Releases Discovering Solutions for Global WellbeingRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Newswise

    The UC Blum Federation has released a compendium of research working toward reducing poverty and improving health for all populations. The development of the compendium was led by center directors at the UCLA Blum Center on Poverty and Health in Latin America, the UC Riverside Blum Poverty Institute and the UC Santa Cruz Center on Poverty, Social Enterprise and Participatory Governance.

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  6. Stater Bros. Promotes Marisa Kutansky to Director of CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Inland Empire California

    San Bernardino, Ca. - Stater Bros. Markets is pleased to announce the promotion of Marisa Kutansky to the position of Director of Communications.

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  7. Twins 2017 MLB Draft: Day two reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Twinkie Town

    ... sign that does provide legitimate athleticism. He hit .366/.427/.588 with a 30/17 K/BB ratio this season for UC Riverside. He is said to have plus raw power, but with only two home runs this season he still has to convert that to game power. Eight ...

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  8. Twins draft former Honkers player ContrerasRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    ... He hit five home runs and had 17 RBIs in 149 at-bats. Contreras, a Moreno Valley, Calif., native, played for UC Riverside since 2014. He finished with a .312 batting average in 369 at-bats. He registered 115 hits and 47 home runs. Contreras also ...

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  9. UC Riverside's Ryan Lillie, Mark Contreras, picked on Day 2 of the MLB DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    In this file photo, UC Riverside outfielder Mark Contreras makes a leaping catch in center field during a game this season. UC Riverside right-handed pitcher Ryan Lillie was the first Inland-area player taken in the MLB draft on Tuesday.

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  10. New express buses to offer rapid rides between Riverside and CoronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    Jose Quezada, a mechanic for the Riverside Transit Agency, locks the door of a new RapidLink express bus Friday, June 9. New buses set to roll this summer should get riders from Riverside to Corona - one of the region's most heavily traveled routes - 30 percent faster. The new express bus service, dubbed RapidLink, will start Aug. 28 and take people from UC Riverside through downtown to the Metrolink station in Corona with fewer stops than regular buses.

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  11. What you need to know about the upcoming Southern California heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    Students Meredith Osias, left, and Abby Caesar, both 21, sought shade in March to beat the heat on the UC Riverside campus. A new heat wave is coming, starting Friday.

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  12. Reprintable Paper Offers Sustainable Alternative to the Printed WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Scientific American

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  13. UCR Medical School Completes Three-Step Accreditation ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Inland Empire California

    Riverside, Ca. - On the eve of the graduation of the first class of medical students, the University of California, Riverside School of Medicine learned that it has been granted full accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education , the accrediting body for educational programs leading to the M.D. degree in the U.S. and Canada.

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  14. Inland prospects expected to be selected in Major League Baseball draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... league closer Troy Percival, a 6-foot-3, 180-pound right-hander, is committed to pitcher for his father at UC Riverside next season. In his senior season at Riverside Poly, Percival threw 27 innings, gave up 10 earned runs on 17 hits with a 2.59 ...

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  15. UCRa s Ryan Lillie, CBUa s Garett King, top area college prospects for MLB draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside's Ryan Lillie delivers a pitch in the ninth inning against Holy Cross in February. Lillie was a reliever earlier in the season, but now is UCR's Friday starter and could be taken in the first five rounds of next month's baseball draft.

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  16. A man who says his name is Juan has been walking up to women and trying to kiss them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside police are looking for a man who has been approaching women in residence halls, making small talk with them and then attempting to kiss them. Police have received two reports of such encounters, including at least one in the Glen Mor dormitory.

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  17. The fire was fully contained in under an hour and a half, fire officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    A vegetation fire burned about 5 acres on the west side of the Box Springs Mountains in Riverside before it was fully contained Sunday, June 11, a fire official said. The fire was reported at 12:25 p.m. in the area of Mount Vernon Avenue and Blaine Street, northeast of the UC Riverside campus, according to a Riverside Fire Department news release.

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  18. Landgrave & Nowrasteh on Criminal ImmigrantsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2017 | CrimProf Blog

    Michelangelo Landgrave and Alex Nowrasteh have posted Criminal Immigrants: Their Numbers, Demographics, and Countries of Origin on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In his first week in office, President Donald Trump issued an executive order directing the Department of Homeland Security to deport most illegal immigrants who come in contact with law enforcement.

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  19. UC Riverside professor Reza Aslan dropped by CNN after Trump tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | San Bernardino County Sun

    CNN has dropped UCR's Reza Aslan from its lineup, following a weekend tweet by Aslan comparing President Donald Trump to human waste. Aslan, a professor of creative writing at UC Riverside, hosts the CNN series “Believer,” which looks at world religions.

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  20. CNN axes TV series after host profanely criticizes TrumpRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2017 | Boston Herald

    CNN cut ties with author and television host Reza Aslan yesterday, less than a week after he profanely referred to President Trump in a tweet about the London terror attacks. The network said it was not continuing with a second season of "Believer," Aslan's series about different religions that premiered last year.

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