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  1. Murders by Guns Continue Declining, Suicides On RiseRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    While the overall death rate from firearm violence has remained unchanged for more than a decade, the patterns for suicide and homicide have changed dramatically, a UC Davis study on the epidemiology of gun violence from 2003 to 2012 has found. The study posted online in the Annual Review of Public Health on Dec. 12 and will appear in the print edition in January.

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  2. Year in Review: Making Sense of 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Government Technology

    ... transportation, business and technology. A California native, she graduated from the University of California, Davis, with majors in political science and American history. She can be reached via email and @GovTechNoelle on Twitter. Elaine Pittman ...

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  3. SCC's Davis Center adds courses for students seeking transfer degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Davis Enterprise

    The new courses for the spring semester will begin Saturday, Jan. 17, at the Sacramento City College Davis Center, and now is the time for prospective students to register and reserve a seat. With the gradual restoration of state funding for California's community college system as the state's economy improves, the Davis Center is starting to add a few courses, including several that expand transfer programs from SCC into four-year colleges and universities.

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  4. Author! Author! UCD hosts talks, Q and A on Asia-focused booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Davis Enterprise

    China's global impact and the experiences and perceptions of Asian music will be the topics of an author talk at UC Davis. Associate professor Julie Sze and associate professor Grace Wang will present their new books on Monday, Jan. 12, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at 3201 Hart Hall on campus.

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  5. City plans signs to improve flow on Fifth StreetRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Davis Enterprise

    Eastbound traffic on Fifth Street divides in separate lanes to continue eastbound or turn south at the intersection of B street. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo New signs telling motorists entering the newly redesigned Fifth Street corridor through Central Davis which lane goes where are on the way in coming months, the city's senior traffic engineer said.

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  6. What Kills More Americans: Guns or Cars?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mother Jones

    A study published this week in the Annual Review of Public Health summarizes some basic, sobering stats about about gun violence in America. The author, University of California-Davis doctor and researcher Garen Wintemute, used statistics from the Centers for Disease Control to track mortality rates from firearm suicides and homicides in the United States over more than fifty years.

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  7. Telehealth in three stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | McKnightsonline.com

    ... to be around reimbursement and the equipment. The former can vary by region and state, but in the latter category, Davis Park, the director of the Front Porch Center for Innovation and Wellbeing, has expertise to share. In 2011, Front Porch ...

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  8. Devil boys host Les Curry beginning ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    Following a slate of three Les Curry Invitational first-round matchups that start Thursday at 3:30 p.m., the host Davis High boys basketball team takes on Rio Linda in the night's showcase contest at 8:30 p.m. With one all-tournament team already on his resumA this winter, Blue Devil leading scorer Glen Welch hopes to put up big scoring numbers in DHS' fast-paced offense. The Devils have now run The System for three-plus seasons, and coach Dan Gonzalez has worked out a formula that usually leads to success for his team.

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  9. Sports briefs: Three UCD soccer standouts earn academic awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    Three UC Davis men's soccer players, who also excelled this fall on the field, were recognized for their performances in the classroom when they were named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America's Scholar All-West Region squad this week. Aggie junior midfielder Ryan Gross, a Davis High graduate, and senior defender Brian Ford each earned one of 11 sports on the All-West first team, while senior midfielder Ian Palmer was an honorable mention.

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  10. Rena Sylvia SmilksteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    Davis resident Rena S. Smilkstein died Nov. 21, 2014, at the age of 91. She was born, raised and educated in Los Angeles, the daughter of Russian immigrants Henry and Molly Rosenblatt. Her father was a writer and poet and her mother a nurse.

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  11. Anniversary: Barbara and Jan CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    They have both retired. JB Carter was an entrepreneur, and the founder and CEO of Lodi Equipment. UC Davis graduate, Barbara Carter (nA e Shearer) was a homemaker, executive secretary and community volunteer. Barbara and JB are bicoastal ...

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  12. Strange Fossil Shows How Life Responded After Mass ExtinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Live Science

    ... living today," said study co-author Ryosuke Motani, a vertebrate paleontologist at the University of California, Davis. "They had a duck like snout without teeth, a robust body protected by thickened bones, and paddle-shaped limbs." [ Extreme Life ...

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  13. Are we only a fair-weather bike city?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    ... road funds from the Sacramento Area Council of Governments are desperately needed to fix neighborhood streets in Davis, not subsidize developers. And the why, after decades, has the Davis Public Works Department not addressed the flooding that ...

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  14. Pollution from electric vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    ... from natural gas, wind, water or solar power reduce environmental (health) impacts by 50 percent or more." In Davis, we are fortunate that PG&E has one of the better mixes of energy in the nation, with about half emitting no greenhouse gasses in ...

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  15. The Long, Sad Tradition of College Admissions MistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Time

    ... again. The family threatened to sue the school over the mishap. 2002 : Administrators at the University of California, Davis pick a cruel date to correct a mistake. After sending letters of acceptance to 105 high school students the previous month, ...

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  16. And a jolly time was had by allRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    For the ninth year in a row, the Davis Odd Fellows Lodge was to host "Breakfast with Santa" at our Lodge Hall in downtown Davis. More than 350 children and their family members enjoyed a hot breakfast at the lodge and all the children had the opportunity to meet and chat with Santa, have their pictures taken with Santa, plus receive a "goodie bag" chock full of treats and small toys.

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  17. Marovich is a brilliant diplomatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    ... to my story then quietly gave me the believable reasons why nothing would be done. Several weeks later, the UC Davis student drowned downstream from fishing access No. 1. Rich is a very good storyteller as well. And he seems to know everything about ...

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  18. Activities for Thursday, Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Daily Democrat

    ... gallery viewing hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Sunday, Jan. 4 and Monday, Jan 5: 7:30 p.m. The Davis Musical Theatre Company announces auditions for Stephen Sondheim's musical masterpiece, "Sweeney Todd." Callbacks will be held ...

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  19. UW Hires Excellence Chair in Disease Ecology for Department of Veterinary ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | County 10 News

    ... joined the university as the Wyoming Excellence Chair in Disease Ecology. She comes from the University of California-Davis, where she has been a professor of wildlife genetics and population health since 2010. Her expertise lies in the ecology, ...

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  20. Come 'Home for the Holidays' and benefit school artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Davis Enterprise

    The annual "Home for the Holidays" benefit concert, featuring nationally recognized local musicians giving back to the schools where they first honed their skills, will celebrate its 11th year on Monday, Dec. 22, at 7 p.m., at the Veterans' Memorial Theater, 203 E. 14th St. in Davis. This year's concert will include Joe Craven, Little Charlie's Caravan, the Cups the Rita Hosking Trio, Misner and Smith, Biscuits and Honey and the Davis High Madrigals.

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