1 Arrested In Snapchat Threat Against UC RiversideAuthorities were alerted to the threat posted on Snapchat just after midnight. The message on a black screen claimed the poster would “shoot up UC Riverside” Friday and would be the first black school shooter in history.
Student Pledging UC Riverside Fraternity DiesDisturbing details about a UC Riverside student's sudden death. His family says he was supposed to be hiking with a fraternity but clues on his cell phone could point to dangerous hazing rituals.
UC Riverside Student Arrested On Campus Rape ChargesPolice said the 27-year-old suspect sexually assaulted a woman he met through a social media app.
Quiz From UCR Philosophy Professor Determines If You Are A JerkWondering if you’re a jerk? A UC Riverside philosophy professor has come up with a way to determine your “jerkitude.”
Police Investigating Vandalism At UC Riverside As Hate CrimeVandals defaced photos of women of color, rummaged through mailboxes and tore down an image of the Palestinian flag, according to the university.
Man Arrested for Allegedly Receiving Puzzle Box Containing Ecstasy Pills from HollandThe box contained more than 1,000 ecstasy pills from the Netherlands, police say.
Full Moon To Grace Christmas Sky For First Time Since 1977If you plan on staying up all night on Christmas Eve drinking eggnog, go outside and gaze into the sky. You will see a lunar rarity before dawn on Christmas day, a UC Riverside astronomer said.
Giant Asteroid To Fly Pass Earth, Full Moon To Appear On ChristmasThe moon is expected to reach full phase at 3:11 a.m. Friday.
UC Riverside Cancels Annual Music Festival, Citing El Nino ConcernsUC Riverside has decided to cancel its annual Heat music festival in March, claiming the threat of the largest El Nino event on record will make it too difficult to plan and produce the show.
Study: Inland Ventura, Oxnard Area Vulnerable To Earthquake-Generated TsunamiInland 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.
Cathedral City Man Ordered To Stand Trial In 2014 Abduction Of UC Riverside Student A judge ruled on Wednesday for a 31-year-old man to stand trial in connection with the abduction of a University of California, Riverside student.
UCR Student Accused Of Secretly Recording Female Students In Dorm ShowerMore 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.
UCR Student Discovers New Species Of Firefly Near TopangaA 24-year-old undergraduate student at UC Riverside has discovered a new species of firefly near Topanga, university officials said Wednesday.
Retired UCR Professor Named 1st Hispanic Poet LaureateA recently retired UC Riverside professor was named Wednesday as the nation’s 21st Poet Laureate.
LA Workers Join Global Campaign On Tax Day Striking For Higher PayHundreds of Southland workers marched and rallied on Tax Day Wednesday in a global campaign for higher pay.