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Got milk? You could get cash back because farmers slaughtered cows to drive up prices

If you bought milk or dairy products in California from 2003 to now, you’re eligible for a little cash. The money is the result of a class-action lawsuit alleging that milk-producing companies, including the National Milk Producers Federation and Land O’Lakes, conspired to limit the production of raw farm milk by slaughtering cows prematurely, thus raising the price of milk and other fresh dairy products.

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Make-A-Wish Foundation grants Merced teen's wish to meet "Weird Al" Yankovic

Merced Union High School student Mina Lopez, 14, has her wish granted by The Make-A-Wish Foundation to meet "Weird Al" Yankovic, during a ceremony at Yosemite High School in Merced, Calif., on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Lopez, who is battling leukemia, will travel to San Francisco to meet Yankovic.
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Make-A-Wish Foundation grants Merced teen's wish to meet 1:50

Make-A-Wish Foundation grants Merced teen's wish to meet "Weird Al" Yankovic

Merced Symphony performs for 3,000 children 1:26

Merced Symphony performs for 3,000 children

2016 was a good year for Merced City schools 1:04

2016 was a good year for Merced City schools

Longtime Merced County Supervisor injured in early morning structure fire 1:26

Longtime Merced County Supervisor injured in early morning structure fire