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4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Building on a service that has just celebrated its fourth anniversary, community leaders are fortifying their commitment to secure better access to health care for Latinos in the greater Sacramento region.
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7 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
Lake District >> A man is recovering today at the UC Davis Regional Burn Center in Sacramento, after he suffered burns to his face during an explosion in the area of county roads 9 and N in the Lake District, north of Orland.
11 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly
At Brandeis University in late March, Jewish scholars gathered to explore the outsized influence of the concept of Jewish identity.
12 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
On a gorgeous first day of spring 2014, I drove with a friend up to El Dorado County, California, for a visit to Boeger Winery, situated on a ridge rising above the historic village of Placerville.
14 hrs ago | Newswise
An international team led by researchers at UC Davis has shown that the cyclin B1/Cdk1 protein complex, which plays a key role in cell division, also boosts the mitochondrial activity to power that process.
18 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
Davis native Jason Fitzpatrick brings his award-winning feature documentary, "Mile a Mile and a Half," to Woodland for a screening at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 7. Fitzpatrick c0-produced and co-directed the film with Ric Serena.
22 hrs ago | National Public Radio
The domesticated chili pepper is the mostly grown spice crop in the world. A team of researchers at the University of California Davis has discovered the origin of that pepper.
RED BLUFF >> The wrist is one of the body's most intricate structures, and impairments in any part of its system of bones and joints - which make all hand movement possible - can drastically affect daily life.
Arguably the most famous line from "Jerry Maguire" – the movie that took super agent Leigh Steinberg from sports-famous to dinner table-famous – is "Show me the money!" But in his meandering one-hour talk to UC Davis law students Wednesday, Steinberg spoke more about finding the "kwan," a concept from the movie meaning love, respect, ... (more)
Third Creek flows into Lake Tahoe from the shore of Incline Village. In an ongoing effort to protect the lake, scientists are developing an alternative way to trap stormwater runoff by using the natural depressions in the landscape.
Chili peppers likely became a cultivated crop in central-east Mexico, according to a new study by an international team including UC Davis plant scientists.
Nearly nine out of 10 Californians say the state is suffering from a "serious water shortage," according to a new poll that confirms widespread concern over the lack of rain, diminished Sierra snowpack and low reservoir levels after three years of drought.
The Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis announced that Mary Bianchi of the University of California's Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources is this year's recipient of ASI's Eric Bradford and Charlie Rominger Agricultural Sustainability Leadership Award.
A renovation plan would cost $11 million just for the ADA fixes. Beyond that, the City Council faces big decisions about the 40-year-old building's future as Sacramento's workhorse arts venue.
From the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Center for Pharmacogenomics , College of Pharmacy, University of Florida, Gainesville; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Department of Community Health and Family Medicine , College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville; Department of Preventive Medicine, College ... (more)
The UC Davis Arboretum presents a great venue for an easy hike. It's a wonderful place to spend an afternoon strolling along the creek, visiting the many gardens and plant collections.
The community gathered Monday to remember the life of Karuk Tribal leader Amos Merrill Tripp who was the first director of United Indian Health Services and served as an inspiration to his peers.