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  • Santa Barbara melee spurs calls to party less hard 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 11:43 am
  • SANTA BARBARA, California - With streets still littered in glass and garbage cans overflowing with red cups and bottles, University of California, Santa Barbara students were trying to shake off a lingering hangover from an annual spring party morphed into a raucous and violent blowout.

  • Correction: Patchy College Pipeline story 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 3:04 pm
  • SAN FRANCISCO - In a story April 5 about how few high school students are eligible for California's public universities, The Associated Press erroneously reported the methodology that UCLA professor John Rogers used to estimate the percentage that fail to meet entrance requirements. Rogers factored in students who dropped out or did not graduate in four years, rather than removing them from the equation.

  • 2nd UC Berkeley student infected with measles 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 1:26 pm
  • BERKELEY, California - Health officials at the University of California, Berkeley say another student has been diagnosed with measles, and they are concerned others may have been exposed to the virus.

  • Gay men concerned after LA meningitis deaths 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 11:29 am
  • WEST HOLLYWOOD, California - In the heart of this close-knit gay community, Luke Martel reflects the feelings of many when it comes to a strain of meningitis that has killed three gay men this year in Los Angeles County: He's concerned but not overly so.

  • UCLA student arrested in false imprisonment case 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 2:58 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - A 21-year-old student at the University of California, Los Angeles, has been arrested for investigation of false imprisonment.

  • Report: NY schools are most racially segregated 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 3:54 pm
  • NEW YORK - New York state has the most segregated public schools in the nation, with many black and Latino students attending schools with virtually no white classmates, according to a report released Wednesday.

  • UCSB water polo player dies in Santa Barbara pool 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 3:28 pm
  • SANTA BARBARA, California - Police say a member of the University of California, Santa Barbara, water polo team has died during training exercises at a pool.

  • Obama to speak at Mass high school, UC Irvine 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 2:25 pm
  • WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama will speak at the graduation ceremony at Worcester Technical High School in June.

  • Obama will speak at UC Irvine graduation ceremony 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 1:35 pm
  • IRVINE, California - President Barack Obama will speak at the University of California, Irvine, commencement in June after students and staff delivered thousands of postcards requesting him, officials said Thursday.

  • Rand Paul criticizes Obama, others over spying 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 8:50 pm
  • BERKELEY, California - Sen. Rand Paul assailed President Barack Obama and other government leaders over recent surveillance disclosures and called for a congressional investigation of possible spying abuses during a brief speech before cheering students at the University of California, Berkeley.

  • UC survey reveals attitudes on campus diversity 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 5:04 pm
  • SAN FRANCISCO - Nearly one-quarter of University of California students, staff and faculty members say they have felt excluded, intimidated or on the receiving end of hostile or offensive behavior while at school or work, according to results from a survey released Wednesday. The survey represents the public college system's most comprehensive attempt to date to gauge the climate at its 10 campuses and major off-campus offices.