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Local Teen Selected As Semi-Finalist In Intel Science Talent Search

He’s only 17, but he’s already making big waves in the science community. A local high school senior was selected as a semi-finalist in the 2015 Intel Science Talent Search. His research on stem cells set him apart from the rest.

01/23/2015

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UC Davis, Sacramento State Basketball Teams Flirting With Big Dance Bids To March Madness

Currently, ESPN says both schools could make the March Madness bracket and fight for the crown of college basketball. Sacramento State (11-6) and UC Davis (14-3) have 12 games remaining on their schedules.

01/20/2015

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Unlawful Fridge? Yolo County Shuts Down Communal Refrigerator In Davis Yard

Ernst Bertone and his roommates broke the law, according to the health department, when they put a refrigerator on their lawn with a sign reading “Take what you need, leave what you don’t.”

01/20/2015

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Stem Cell Treatment Has UC Davis A Step Closer To HIV Cure

Researchers at UC Davis say they are one step closer to finding a cure for HIV in a breakthrough study for millions around the world living with the virus.

01/16/2015

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CDC Warns Flu Vaccine Only 23 Percent Effective, Still Recommends Getting Shot

While the shot doesn’t mean you’re completely immune—with only 23 percent effectiveness—experts still suggest people get the shot.

01/16/2015

Tense moments in overtime at the UC Davis Pavilion during the game against Long Beach State. (Source: UC Davis Twitter)

UC Davis Gets Past Long Beach State In OT, 73-67

Corey Hawkins scored seven of his 28 points in extra time and UC Davis topped Long Beach State in overtime, 73-67 in a Big West Conference game Saturday night.

01/10/2015

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UC Davis Work Will Improve Mass Production Of Ebola Drugs

Abhaya Dandekar is a lead researcher at the UC Davis lab, and he’s part of the team just awarded $200,000 to ramp up production of the anti-Ebola drug ZMapp.

01/09/2015

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UC Davis Student Farm Helping Feed Students Hit By Tuition Hikes, Budget Cuts

The pantry was created in 2011 when budget cuts and tuition hikes hit students hard. Until recently they were only able to get boxed and canned foods.

01/01/2015

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UC Davis Student Using Horses To Help Children With Special Needs

Students come to her new business, Answered Prayers for more than just riding lessons. Instructors say therapeutic riding helps people with disabilities reach new physical, cognitive and emotional goals.

12/26/2014

Crews working to get the tree off the building Friday morning. (Credit: CBS13)

Large Tree Falls Onto UC Davis Building

A big tree fell onto a building on the UC Davis campus during Thursday’s storm.

12/12/2014

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UC Davis Men’s Basketball 7-1 After Win Over Eastern Illinois

The Aggies were ahead 36-32 at the break and led throughout the second half, but could never pull away. Eastern Illinois’ Chris Olivier tipped in a rebound to trail 73-67 with 2:04 left but the Panthers could get no closer.

12/09/2014

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UC Davis Economics Professor: There Is No American Dream

Gregory Clark is sharing his research as a hard truth with no hope—whether or not you can get ahead in America is as predictable as any formula.

11/26/2014

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