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Two killed in crash Highway 99 near Livingston

A crash on Highway 99 near Livingston this afternoon has claimed the lives of at least two people, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol reports that a Lexus traveling northbound on the highway crossed over the center divide and collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck traveling south.

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Laboring on Labor Day

While many Merced-area residents were using Labor Day to barbecue or hit the lake, others were part of a growing national trend to toil at the workplace on the day set aside to celebrate workers.

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Ash Wednesday Mass held at UC Merced

Ash Wednesday Mass held at University of California, Merced in Merced, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016.
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Ash Wednesday Mass held at UC Merced 2:39

Ash Wednesday Mass held at UC Merced

Dumpster dining bear caught unawares, whisked to city in trash truck 1:40

Dumpster dining bear caught unawares, whisked to city in trash truck

Highlights of Pitman's 34-27 win over Merced 4:01

Highlights of Pitman's 34-27 win over Merced

El Capitan's Isaac Gonzalez on the Gauchos' Big win 2:06

El Capitan's Isaac Gonzalez on the Gauchos' Big win