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Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

...state's 200,000 fast-food workers and the huge University of California system announcing the same raise for its employees...right thing to do."The 240,000-student University of California becomes the nation's first public university...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-23/higher-minimum-wage-propos
Federal authorities end prosecution of home run king Barry Bonds

...office for permission to appeal the ruling, said Rory Little, a former federal prosecutor who now teaches at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. The DOJ said in its court filing that the solicitor general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-21/federal-authorities-end-
Cuba could provide big U.S. market

...That's how emotional and dramatic that moment was."Feinberg, an international affairs professor at the University of California, San Diego, and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., is an expert on America's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/cuba-could-provide-big-us-
Joseph Miles

...Northrop-Rice Foundation, Houston, TX. He attended Massachusetts State College, the USAF Air University and the University of California at Los Angeles. He was a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 172, Augusta, GA, the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175292939
Confederate flag case cited in Redskins trademark battle

...license plates are issued by the state. UCLA: Sean "Diddy" Combs was defending himself in an incident at the University of California, Los Angeles, that led to his arrest, a representative the hip-hop mogul's company said Tuesday."What...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-23/confederate-flag-case-cit
Climate data skewed

...warming hiatus was from a study co-authored by Drs. Judith Curry of Georgia Tech and Michael Mueller of the University of California at Berkeley in 2011. The study indicated that global warming had stalled ? i.e., there was a "hiatus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-16/climate-data-skewed
Proceed with caution

...driving, though. Often, it's because of alcohol.In separate cases, a University of Minnesota student and a University of California-Berkeley student went missing recently after leaving a bar and a party, respectively. The latter, a soccer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-11/proceed-caution
What the shame really is

Some students at the University of California-Irvine wanted to ban the American flag in the lobby and student government office to create "a culturally inclusive space...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-16/what-shame-really
USC students capture voices of residents at Guantanamo

...Universities along with the University of Minnesota, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and the University of California Riverside, to name a few.Each group of students from the various schools focused on a different "chapter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-07/usc-students-capture-voices-r
Brain stents show big promise for certain stroke patients

...once-in-a-generation advance in stroke care," said the head of one study, Dr. Jeffrey Saver, the stroke chief at the University of California, Los Angeles.Most of the 800,000 strokes in the U.S. each year are caused by a blood clot lodged in the brain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-11/brain-stents-show-big-promise-certa