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Merced advocates blast Senate health bill, citing increased costs for sick, seniors

The Senate health care bill to replace the Affordable Care Act is likely to cause millions of Americans to lose their Medicaid and private insurance marketplace coverage. The bill, called the Better Care Reconciliation Act, or BCRA, also will make coverage more expensive for sicker, older and low-income individuals.

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Here's what expansive work at Oroville Dam spillway looks like now

In this video posted June 28, 2017, excavators this week continue to bring down the remaining walls on the lower portion of the Oroville Dam spillway’s upper chute. Demolition of the 1,400-foot lower chute is nearly complete. In February, damage to the spillway at the nation's tallest dam placed thousands in the Butte County community of Oroville under evacuation due to the threat of flooding.
Department of Water Resources
Here's what expansive work at Oroville Dam spillway looks like now 3:28

Here's what expansive work at Oroville Dam spillway looks like now

Watch fire crews fighting wild fire near Mariposa 0:23

Watch fire crews fighting wild fire near Mariposa

Mayflies swarm gas station 0:55

Mayflies swarm gas station

Residents react after Merced is named one of the 2:05

Residents react after Merced is named one of the "50 Worst American Cities to Live In"