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The coast of Ventura and Oxnard is represented by the solid black line, while the solid red line is the statewide tsunami inundation map coordinated by the California Emergency Management Agency. (credit: Kenny Ryan/UC Riverside)

Study: Inland Ventura, Oxnard Area Vulnerable To Earthquake-Generated Tsunami

Inland areas of Ventura and Oxnard could be vulnerable to the effects of an earthquake-generated tsunami, according to computer models from seismologists at University of California, Riverside.

08/19/2015

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UCR Student Accused Of Secretly Recording Female Students In Dorm Shower

More than a dozen female students at the University of California, Riverside are feeling violated after police say a hidden camera secretly recorded them in a dorm shower for more than a month.

06/26/2015

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Retired UCR Professor Named 1st Hispanic Poet Laureate

A recently retired UC Riverside professor was named Wednesday as the nation’s 21st Poet Laureate.

06/10/2015

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Man Fights Off Armed Robber On UC Riverside Campus

In the wake of an attempted armed robbery of a student, UC Riverside officials want to remind students of the free services available on the campus to keep them safe.

04/14/2015

Donald Earl Rosenbek, Jr., 30, is accused of kidnapping a UCR student in June of 2014. (credit: CBS)

Man Arrested In Connection With Kidnapping Of UCR Student

Authorities say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a student from the University of California, Riverside (UCR).

10/08/2014

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UCR Students Invent Diaper Pad That Detects Infection, Other Medical Conditions

Apple’s new products announced Tuesday may prompt fans to wait in lines for days to spend hundreds of dollars, but a creation by a team of UC Riverside engineering students could potentially save lives around the world.

09/09/2014

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UC Riverside Student Recovering After Being Kidnapped From Parking Garage

Police Monday were looking for a man who kidnapped and physically attacked a UC Riverside student.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/09/2014

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Riverside Police Announce Arrest Of 3 Suspects In Armed Robberies Near UCR

Police in Riverside have announced the arrest of three suspects wanted in connection with a series of armed robberies Wednesday near the campus of UC Riverside.

01/20/2013

A series of armed robberies were reported Wednesday near the UCR campus. (credit: CBS)

Rash Of Armed Robberies Reported Near UC Riverside Campus

Police are looking for three suspects at the center of a one-night crime wave near the UC Riverside campus.

01/18/2013

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UCLA, UCR Fire Back At Article Placing Campuses Among ‘Most Dangerous’ In America

School officials at two local universities are angered by a published report that placed their campuses near the bottom when it comes to safety.

11/24/2012

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Commission Approve Opening Of UC Riverside’s Medical School

There are only a handful of medical schools in California, and UC Riverside has just been added to the roster.

10/02/2012

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Study: Air Pollution From Burger Joints Worse Than Trucks

A UC Riverside study found that commercially cooked hamburgers cause more air pollution than diesel trucks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2012

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Mystery Looms As To Who Won $120M Jackpot In Riverside

The winner of the $120 million lottery ticket in Tuesday’s multi-state Mega Millions drawing remains a mystery a day later.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2012

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University Of California Bans Smoking, Tobacco On All Campuses

The University of California has banned smoking and the use of chewing tobacco on all ten of its campuses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/12/2012

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UC Riverside Considering Layoffs, Bigger Classes To Battle Budget Shortfall

The university is faced with a $50 million budget shortfall and may have to layoff faculty and increase class size, among other possible solutions.

03/16/2011

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