A city police officer shot over the weekend in a gunfight with a suspected gang member has been released from the hospital and is recovering at home with his family, the Merced police chief said Sunday in a news conference.
Two lists of candidates are being recommended for the committee charged with carving Merced into districts for local elections, and the Merced City Council will decide whether to approve the nominees during the regular meeting Monday.
More than 330 sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students from Merced County schools will demonstrate their knowledge and learning skills when they compete in the Academic Pentathlon on Saturday at Golden Valley High School in Merced.
The operation started just one day after Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi warned the restive Sunni tribes of central Iraq, many of which have sided with the proto-caliphate, that this was their last chance to rejoin the Iraqi central government.
Three years after the Supreme Court upheld the health care law, by a single vote, the justices are poised to consider a new challenge – an appeal that has turned a routine question of how to interpret the statute into a threat to unravel the landmark 2010 law.