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Police and campus welcome Special Olympians

The Flame of Hope and about 1,000 athletes and volunteer coaches are on their way to UC Davis for the Northern California Special Olympics Summer Games this Friday through Sunday (June 22-24). The Davis campus is hosting the Games for the 10th year in a row. Athletes and coaches will be housed in the Segundo residence area.

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Disney ups Twenty-First Century Fox to more than $70.3B

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company... Read More

Disney boosts its offer for most of Twenty-First Century Fox, bidding war with Comcast heats up

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney boosts its offer for most of Twenty-First Century Fox, bidding war with Comcast heats up... Read More

Celeb chef Samuelsson to open restaurant in Miami's Overtown

OVERTOWN, Fla. (AP) — Chef Marcus Samuelsson has bought a former pool hall in Overtown, a historic black neighborhood in Miami, with plans to open a restaurant... Read More

Armani democratizes the double-breasted jacket

MILAN (AP) — In a week normally reserved for men's fashion, the June edition of Milan Fashion Week closed Monday with a mélange of men's and women's previews for next spring and summer... Read More

AFI highlights Clooney's life of acting, activism and pranks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — George Clooney's Hollywood career spans more than three decades, with memorable roles including fighting vampires, playing Batman and drifting through space in "Gravity." But Cloone... Read More

'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administr... Read More

Beloved Glasgow School of Art badly damaged by a 2nd fire

LONDON (AP) — Glasgow has suffered a major blow as a second severe fire in four years has gutted the historic Glasgow School of Art, one of the Scottish city's most beloved cultural treasures... Read More

North Dakota author details comeback of American buffalo

North Dakota author Francie Berg's last book about the American buffalo was a guide for adventurers eager to get out on back roads to see the historic sites where the great animal once flourished. The... Read More

Stephen Hawking's ashes buried in Westminster Abbey

LONDON (AP) — Stephen Hawking has taken his place among Britain's greatest scientists with the burial of his ashes in Westminster Abbey, between the graves of Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton... Read More