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Big Sky to host next three men’s, women’s basketball tournaments in Reno

Apr 24, 2015

Both the men's and women's basketball tournaments for the Big Sky Conference will be hosted at a neutral site in Reno, Nevada for the next three years, Big Sky officials announced today.



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UC administrative staff tripled in two decades

As reported by Capitol Weekly: Rising university tuition costs have been a hot topic in California, where Gov. Jerry Brown and state lawmakers have tangled with UC executives over budgets, spending and state investment levels in higher education. Long story short: The University of California says the state needs to increase its investment in...

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New Study Documents Continued Sage-Grouse Population Declines

Apr 24, 2015

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2015 - Greater sage-grouse populations declined by at least 55 percent range-wide from 2007 to 2013, according to a new study by leading sage-grouse experts released by the Pew Charitable Trusts today. Populations declined even more steeply in some areas, including the Powder River Basin in Wyoming, which suffered a 76...

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The value of the ocean’s riches valued at US$24 trillion, but sinking fast

Apr 24, 2015
The value of the ocean’s riches valued at US$24 trillion, but sinking fast

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Nitrogen fingerprints point to the planet heading for a warmer future than previously thought

Apr 24, 2015

April 23, 2015 - Scientists at the University of California, Davis, have developed a way to more accurately forecast nitrogen’s effects on the climate cycle. Incorporating this method shows the planet may be headed for a warmer future than was previously thought, according to research published today in the journal Nature Climate Change.

According to...

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Dan Bacher: Senator McGuire introduces legislation to forever ban CA offshore oil drilling

Apr 24, 2015
Dan Bacher: Senator McGuire introduces legislation to forever ban CA offshore oil drilling

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Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Issues Statement on the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

Apr 24, 2015

LOS ANGELES, CA, April 24, 2015 - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris issued the following statement today in remembrance of the centennial of the beginning of the Armenian Genocide:

“Today, we honor the memory of the nearly 1.5 million Armenians who were brutally murdered from 1915 to 1923 at the hands of the Ottoman Empire....

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Amid California’s Historic Drought, a Scientist Digs for Answers

Apr 24, 2015
Amid California’s Historic Drought, a Scientist Digs for Answers

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The Vaccination Tipping Point

Apr 24, 2015

By Kellie Schmitt

Doctors told Stockton mom Meghan Brenner that the benefits of vaccination far outweighed the risks of side effects. Still, she couldn’t shake the nagging fear that her child, now 2, could be sickened by the shots. The former teacher, now a stay-at-home mom, knew a study linking vaccines with autism had been debunked....

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Lawsuit Asserts Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy Reservoir Violates California Law

Apr 24, 2015

OAKLAND, Calif. April 24, 2015 - Restore Hetch Hetchy (RHH) today filed a petition1 in Superior Court in Tuolumne County asserting that the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park violates the water diversion mandates of the California Constitution.

California’s Constitution2 requires that the manner of diverting water out of streams and rivers must always...

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