Two arrested after man shot in Merced
A 30-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound Friday after a man with suspected gang ties opened fire into a home in the 3200 block of Juneau Court in...
Deputy bitten by dog during pot grow search
Two people were arrested Friday in connection with an estimated $1 million in-door marijuana grow in Stevinson, the Merced County Sheriff’s...
Man struck by vehicle in Winton, suffers major injuries
A man suffered “major” injuries Saturday after he was struck be a vehicle while waking on Sante Fe Avenue in Winton, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Conservative heavyweights have solar industry in their sights
WASHINGTON - The political attack ad that ran recently in Arizona had some familiar hallmarks of the genre, including a greedy villain who hogged sweets for himself and made children cry.
A year after Boston Marathon bombings, Merced’s James Bond returns to run again
For James Bond, it was a quick, easy decision.
Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas
Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging ...
Paper produced by San Quentin inmates looking to grow
From a small trailer near an exercise yard full of honking geese, the men of the San Quentin News put out a paper they hope will reach beyond the gates...
Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again ...