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Study: A Third Of Global Groundwater Basins Are Overstressed

Satellite data show people are overdrawing water from some of the world’s largest groundwater basins.

06/16/2015

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Man With Gun On UCI Campus Released After Questioning

Officials at the University of California, Irvine, say a man detained for carrying a gun on campus was released after being questioned.

04/01/2015

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Man With A Gun Reported On UCI Campus

Students and educators were ordered to “shelter in place” Tuesday after a report of a man with a gun on the UC Irvine campus.

03/31/2015

Eric Pederson was killed while riding a skateboard down a winding road in the Angeles National Forest. The 20-year-old slammed into a dump truck. (credit: Facebook)

Emotional Vigil Held In Irvine For Skateboarder Fatally Struck By Dump Truck

A vigil was planned Sunday for the 20-year-old skateboarder who was fatally struck by a dump truck in Glendora.

03/22/2015

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UCI Researchers Find A Way To Unboil Eggs In Potential Cancer Fight Breakthrough

It’s not time travel, but researchers say the new breakthrough could go a long way in advancing cancer treatments.

01/26/2015

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UCLA, UCI Students Protest Proposed Tuition Hikes

University of California students rallied Tuesday to protest proposed tuition hikes in Westwood and Irvine.

11/18/2014

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UCI Ebola Meeting: Epidemic In U.S. Is Highly Unlikely

Scientists from across California convened at UC Irvine on Monday night to discuss fighting the spread of Ebola in the United States.

10/27/2014

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Former UCI Grad Student Sentenced For 2009 Murder of Ex-Wife

A sentence was handed down Friday for a former UCI graduate student who was convicted in August of the 2009 murder of his his ex-wife.

09/12/2014

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Former UCI Grad Student Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife Over Child Support

After being attacked with a hammer officials said Rebecca Benedict fled the apartment and tried to find a path to escape.

08/07/2014

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

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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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UC Irvine Chancellor Michael Drake (credit: UC Irvine)

UC Irvine Chancellor Stepping Down To Become Ohio State University President

UC Irvine Chancellor Michael Drake is quitting to take the top job at Ohio State University, UC President Janet Napolitano announced Thursday.

01/30/2014

Morzine, FRANCE:  US Lance Armstrong (L-Discovery Channel) grimaces during the 6th stage of the 57th Dauphine Libere cycling race, between Albertiville and Morzine-Avoriaz, French Alps, 11 June 2005. Colombian Santiago Botero (Phonak) won the stage and Spain's Inigo Landaluze (Euskatel-Euskadi) retained the leader's jersey. AFP PHOTO FRANCK FIFE

New UCI President May Cut Armstrong Ban In Return For Details

The new president of cycling’s world body says Lance Armstrong’s lifetime ban for doping cold be reduced if he provides information which assists other doping investigations.

01/22/2014

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UCI Backpedals On Allowing E-Cigarettes On Campus

After taking a stand as the only University of California campus to allow electronic cigarettes and chewing tobacco, UC Irvine has reversed its decision under pressure from UC officials.

01/14/2014

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UC Irvine To Allow E-Cigarettes, Chewing Tobacco Despite UC Ban

The University of California Irvine will allow students and staff to puff electronic cigarettes and chew tobacco on campus, despite a university system-wide ban that took effect Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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