The University of California Board of Regents is boosting the six-figure salaries of chancellors in the system by as much as 20 percent, part of an effort regents say is aimed at bringing the salaries in line with their counterparts. The raises, granted at Thursday's board meeting, are the first step in a three-year plan to compete with top research institutions across the country, the Los Times reported Friday.
Star-Telegram.com, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 02:42 PM
Phil Rogers reports for NBC 5 Investigates. The department confirmed Friday it has began the giant leap of implementing 24 hour monitoring of juvenile offenders who have been placed on electronic home confinement.
NBC Chicago, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 04:37 PM
The UC regents Thursday awarded pay increases of as much as 20% to the leaders of the Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Merced and Riverside campuses and set the annual salary of the new UC Irvine chancellor, Howard Gillman, at $485,000. The regents said the raises were a first step over the next three years to bring the 10-campus heads up to nationally competitive rates of rival research institutions.
Los Angeles Times, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 11:19 PM
SILVERADO CANYON >> Day three of the Silverado Fire in eastern Orange County ended with the size of the blaze being downgraded from 1,600 acres to 968 acres, and with fire lines now scratched out around 50 percent of the flames. The Sunday evening assessment from the Cleveland National Forest is based on having more firefighters on the ground to better measure the scope of the fire, Orange County Fire Authority spokesman Bob Poole said.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 02:34 AM
A psychology professor, whose case made international headlines, has pled guilty to manslaughter in the 1995 killing of the man she claimed raped her - out of concern for her daughter, says a longtime friend. The plea agreement accepted by Norma Patricia Esparza on Sept.
People, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 09:45 PM