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Research: California’s Drought Situation More Dire Than We Realize

Research shows California’s drought situation is much worse than officials realize.

07/25/2014

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Pioneering Researcher Behind State’s Clean-Air Regulations Dies

James Pitts, a pioneering smog researcher whose work spurred California’s ground-breaking clean-air regulations, has died. He was 93.

06/19/2014

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Sparks Helps UC Irvine Take College World Series Opener Against Texas

With the wind blowing in at 35 mph at cavernous TD Ameritrade Park, UC Irvine’s Taylor Sparks hit the longest ball all day. It barely reached the warning track.

06/14/2014

First Lady Michelle Obama (3rd R) is greeted by US Senator Barbara Boxer (C), D-CA, as she and US President Barack Obama (2nd R) arrive Palm Springs, California, June 13, 2014. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Calls On UC Irvine Grads To Fight Climate Change

President Barack Obama said denying climate change is like arguing the moon is made of cheese, as he issued a call to action on global warming to Saturday’s graduates of UC Irvine.

06/14/2014

US President Barack Obama (2L) and First Lady Michelle Obama (3L) arrive with Chairman of the Standing Rock Soiux Tribal Nation David Archambault II (2R) during the Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, June 13, 2014. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Obamas Kick Off Long Weekend In Southland

President Barack Obama is spending a long Father’s Day weekend in the desert oasis of Rancho Mirage.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2014

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UC Irvine Graduates Prep For Pres. Obama’s Arrival For Commencement

The only thing left to do is wait for the arrival of President Barack Obama.

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Some UC Irvine Students Annoyed By Strict Commencement Rules

Some students at UC Irvine are irritated by the strict security rules at this weekend’s commencement at Angel Stadium.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

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Obama Plans OC Fundraising Stop Prior To UC Irvine Commencement Address

President Obama is scheduled to take part in a roundtable discussion in Laguna Beach before he heads to Anaheim’s Angel Stadium for the June 14 ceremony, a DNC official said.

06/06/2014

Student video producer/director Wilbert Cheng (left) and Mamadou Ndiaye, UC Irvine's 7-feet-6-inch center, filmed the recorded invitation earlier this month asking President Barack Obama to speak at the June 14 commencement ceremony. (Photo credit: Sherry L. K. Main / UC Irvine)

President Obama To Speak At UC Irvine Commencement Ceremony

President Barack Obama will speak at the commencement ceremony for the University of California, Irvine class of 2014 in June, the White House confirmed Thursday.

03/20/2014

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SMU Uses Strong 2nd Half To Beat UC Irvine 68-54

Cannen Cunningham scored 17 points to lead SMU to a 68-54 victory Wednesday night over UC-Irvine in the first round of the NIT, giving Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown his first college postseason victory in 26 years.

03/19/2014

Researchers used a high-speed video camera and a powerful scanning electron microscope analysis to study what happens when a titanium alloy golf club strikes a rock. (Photo courtesy UC Irvine)

UCI Study: Titanium Alloy Golf Clubs Pose Brush Fire Risk

Titanium alloy golf clubs can potentially ignite dry brush when the lightweight metal is swung and struck against a rock, researchers said Wednesday.

03/19/2014

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Cal Poly Ends UC Irvine’s Run In Big West Semis

David Nwaba and Chris Eversley each scored 14 points Friday night as Cal Poly beat top-seeded UC Irvine 61-58 and advance to Saturday’s Big West Conference tournament finals.

03/14/2014

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About 13K UC Hospital Workers Vote To Strike On March 24

About 13,000 University of California hospital workers voted to go on strike March 24, according to the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2014

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UC Irvine Stomps Fullerton 62-44, Guarantees At Least Share Of Big West Regular-Season Title

Will Davis II scored 16 points as UC Irvine defeated Cal State Fullerton 62-44 Thursday night, guaranteeing the Anteaters at least a share of the Big West Conference regular-season title, their first in 12 years.

03/06/2014

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KCBS/KCAL’s Kristine Leahy Introduces You To Country’s Tallest Basketball Player – UC Irvine’s Mamadou Ndiaye

Starting freshman center Mamadou Ndiaye is averaging eight points, six rebounds and three blocks per game for UC Irvine. That is not surprising for a player who stands 7 feet and six inches tall.

03/01/2014

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