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  1. Local sports briefs:Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... combined with two relievers on a three-hitter as Northern California No. 2-ranked Fresno City College blasted No. 4 Merced 9-0 on Tuesday in a Central Valley Conference baseball game. Scott Silva hit a three-run home run in the third inning to ...

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  2. Study: Moral Decisions Can Be Manipulated by Tracking Eye GazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Science Blog

    The study, conducted by researchers from the University of California, Merced, Lund University in Sweden and University College London, challenges the notion that the decisions people make - from whether to give money to a homeless person to whether to separate recyclables from the trash - are rooted in a pre-existing moral framework. "People often assume that their moral opinions are stable preferences that already exist in their hearts and minds," UC Merced Professor Michael Spivey said.

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  3. Eye movements reflect our moral decisionsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... preferences that already exist in their hearts and minds," said Michael Spivey from the University of California, Merced. "But we hypothesised that many of your moral decisions may arise 'on the fly' as a result of how you look at and interact with ...

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  4. Moral decisions can be manipulated by eye trackingRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Moral decisions can be influenced by tracking moment to moment movements of the eyes during deliberation, finds new research from Lund University, Sweden, University College London and University of California Merced. Many of the choices we face in daily life have a moral character, from deciding whether to give money to a homeless person asking for change to separating out recyclables from the trash.

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  5. Inviting Patients To Help Decide Their Own TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... her. "Well if you made it through chemo, radiation is going to be a lot easier," Wong told Gutierrez, who is from Merced, Calif. In many hospitals and clinics around the country, oncologists and surgeons simply tell cancer patients what treatments ...

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  6. Local sports briefs: Fresno City finishes off baseball series sweep; Monsters advance in playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... one out ignited a three-run rally. Fresno won its fourth game in a row and maintains a two-game conference lead on Merced (14-7, 9-3). The two teams clash for the first time this season at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Blue Devil Diamond. Merced beat West Hills ...

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  7. College playersRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... the NAIA Division II Tournament. Morningside rolled to a 79-45 victory over unranked University of California Merced in Wednesday evening's first round action in the NAIA Division II Women's Basketball National Tournament at Sioux City's Tyson ...

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  8. In health care, shared decision-making gains tractionRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | USA Today

    ... "Well, if you made it through chemo, radiation is going to be a lot easier," Wong told Gutierrez, who is from Merced, Calif. In many hospitals and clinics around the country, doctors simply tell cancer patients what treatments they should have, or ...

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  9. Altoma Real Estate Advisors LLC Announces the Closing of (2) CRE Loans in Q1 2015Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | PR.com

    ... 2015, Altoma also placed and closed a $12,500,000 loan for a Class B- multi-family property in the Portland, OR MSA. Merced, CA, March 13, 2015 --( PR.com )-- Earlier this week, Altoma Real Estate Advisors LLC, a commercial real estate mortgage ...

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  10. SAE: A textbook case of frats behaving badly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... reported, according to Van Dyke, an associate professor and chair of sociology at the University of California, Merced. She didn't pick fraternities out of thin air. Several studies in the 1990s found that certain qualities of fraternities -- an ...

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  11. Madera County SWAT arrests man after overnight standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A Madera County man was arrested after an overnight standoff with Merced and Madera County sheriff's deputies and SWAT officers. The standoff began after a domestic dispute in Merced County escalated into shots fired about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  12. Leta s build a public Caltech at University of Californa we already have: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... a new university campus when we are doing a rotten job maintaining the campuses we already have? The newest UC, at Merced, where classes began in 2005, is already in dire straits because its infrastructure program was underfunded and the state can't ...

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  13. Origami doughnut squashes up to protect what's insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | New Scientist

    A SUIT of armour made from paper sounds about as useful as a chocolate teapot, but it all depends on how you build it. Bin Liu of the University of California, Merced, and his colleagues have created a precision-folded origami shield that can keep anything inside it safe.

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  14. Suspected Dos Palos gang member charged with murder in teena s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A suspected gang member has been charged with murder in connection with the slaying last month of a Dos Palos teenager, the Merced County District Attorney's Office confirmed Tuesday. Prosecutors charged Sysco L. Lopez, 20, with murder, attempted murder and criminal street gang participation, the prosecutor's office confirmed.

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  15. Two killed in fiery crash on I-5Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | RecordNET

    ... said Officer James Smith, a spokesman for the Highway Patrol. According to the CHP, Juan Martinez, 43, of Merced was driving a 2013 Freightliner south on the interstate at about 55 mph when he moved from the No. 2 lane to the No. 3 lane. Two to ...

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  16. Lydia Ko to defend Swinging Skirts LPGA title at Lake Merced Golf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    The 17-year-old world No. 1 returned on Tuesday to Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, where she will defend her title in the second Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic on April 23-26.

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  17. Two killed in fiery crash on I-5 in Lathrop Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | RecordNET

    The collision occurred about 10:20 p.m. on southbound Interstate 5 just south of Roth Road, officers said. Juan Martinez, 43, of Merced was driving a 2013 Freightliner south on the interstate and traveling about 55 mph when he moved from the No.

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  18. Consulate of Mexico in Fresno pursues multifacted missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... the Fresno consulate. Today an estimated 1.5 million Mexican nationals live in that same area, which stretches from Merced to Bakersfield and eastward to Inyo County. Consul Vicente Sanchez Ventura is well versed in the consulate's history and has a ...

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  19. The bullet train comedy/horror showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... it will sue if it isn't compensated for costly delays. Major construction on the $1 billion, 29-mile segment linking Merced and Fresno - once promised to begin by this month - now is not expected to begin until this summer, 18 months later than ...

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  20. Future unclear for salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | RecordNET

    ... from 2,562 fish last season to 1,832 fish this year. The Tuolumne River fell from 1,798 fish to 292 fish, while the Merced plummeted from 2,673 fish to 661 fish (though the previous year's total was higher than normal). Demko said thick mats of ...

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