A new state report shows Merced County pensions may have the lowest funding level of any public pension system in California, which means the retirement system could face difficulty meeting…
Two federal correctional officers continued recovering at home Thursday, nearly a week after they were assaulted, allegedly by federal inmates at U.S. Penitentiary Atwater in Merced County.
Merced police were alerted by staff at Mercy Medical Center after two people showed up carrying dolls that resembled real babies.
English teacher relishes opportunities to step into classroom…
A man whose violent criminal history in Merced County dates to the early 1990s was sentenced again Thursday to serve more than 30 years in state prison.
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema proudly posted a message on Twitter last spring that featured the Razorbacks' new helmets â a futuristic design by Riddell called the SpeedFlex that is supposed…
Formed by volcanoes and steeped in a rich history of Polynesian culture, Hawaii sounds more like a place in a fantasy novel rather than an American travel oasis.
When a photographer is at the right place at the right time, a lightning show can be absolutely magical.
"Gee whiz! Look at that horizon. It's curved a little bit and the clouds are way down there. I wonder what the picture's going to look like?" recalls famed astronaut Buzz Aldrin.
"Neil Armstrong is going to walk on the moon on Monday, July 21st."
Back in July 1969, I stood on the talcum-like lunar dust just a few feet from our home away from home, Eagle, the lunar module that transported Neil Armstrong and me to the bleak, crater-pocked moonscape.
Black residents of Ferguson say there's been friction for years with the overwhelmingly white police department. White residents also say police are heavy-handed.
In a single column, a veteran police officer has catapulted himself into the national debate over the death of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
Running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers' running game in a 31-21 loss over the the Philadelphia Eagles after both were said to face charges of possession of marijuana following a traffic stop Wednesday.
Japan picked a perfect time to find its power stroke.
The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers appear to be the front-runners for the services of Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo, two league sources said Thursday, with a decision expected no later than the weekend.
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards will be out 6-9 months after suffering a torn left patellar tendon, according to media reports.
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose practiced fully for Team USA on Thursday afternoon, and intends to play in Friday night's exhibition game against Puerto Rico at Madison Square Garden.
Auburn football fans won't get a shot at Harvey Updyke after all. The organizers of a Sept. 29 charity event in Mobile, Alabama, have pulled the plug on having Updyke appear for a pie throw or dunking booth.
Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
The San Francisco 49ers were working to re-sod the field at new Levi's Stadium on Thursday, a day after a public workout was cut short and moved to the regular practice fields because players were slipping.
Pitching sensation Mo'ne Davis' latest start drew record-setting television viewership for the Little League World Series.
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