In the Pacific, jumbo squid have moved to new waters, signaling changes in the ocean, scientists observe.
The University of California Thursday decided on a 32 percent fee hike to make up for slashed state funding. Student protests flare on campuses.
With a $20.7 billion shortfall expected over the next 18 months, the California budget crisis remains severe. Economic recovery may help ease the budget crunch, but many say true reform is needed.
Architects have designed a floating house that can withstand up to 12 feet of water.
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Five years after the commission released its report, one key reform for US security – streamlining congressional oversight – hasn’t happened.