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A handler carries two-year-old mongrel dog 'Kabang' to a press conference in Manila on June 8, 2013, after returning to the Philippines to a hero's welcome following surgery in the US to reconstruct her face. The dog lost its snout and upper jaw in a road accident in 2011, when she supposedly put herself in harm's way to save two girls from being struck by a motorcycle.(TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

Snoutless Dog Treated At UC Davis Gets Hero’s Welcome On Return To Philippines

Kabang, who lost half her face jumping in front of a motorcycle to save two girls, received a rousing welcome Monday in Zamboanga, a town in the southern Philippines.

06/10/2013

Kabang, the snoutless mutt from the Philippines credited with saving the lives of two young girls last year, relaxes in his caregiver's yard. (Don Preisler, UC Davis)

Snoutless Hero Dog ‘Kabang’ Released From Davis Vet Hospital

Kabang, the Philippine dog that suffered a severely injured snout and upper-jaw while saving two girls from being hit by a motorcycle, has been released from the hospital after months of treatment at UC Davis.

06/03/2013

The University of California at San Francisco Parnassus campus (UCSF)

Judge Rules Workers At UC Medical Centers Can Strike

A judge affirmed on Monday that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers can go on a planned two-day strike starting Tuesday.

05/20/2013

Elephant seals

UC Davis Researchers Find Swine Flu In Elephant Seals Off California Coast

Swine flu has been detected in elephant seals off the Central California coast.

05/16/2013

The University of California at San Francisco Parnassus campus (UCSF)

UC Hospital Workers Authorize Union To Strike

The union representing nearly 13,000 workers at University of California hospitals announced Tuesday that its members have authorized a strike amid stalled contract talks.

05/07/2013

The University of California at San Francisco Parnassus campus (UCSF)

Workers At UC Medical Centers Hold Strike Vote

Pension reform and staffing levels are the big issues as thousands of workers at the University of California’s five medical centers vote on a potential strike.

04/30/2013

Yakameat, also known as Yak-a-mein or “Old Sober,” is a soup popular in New Orleans. It is also considered a cure for hangovers. (CBS)

HealthWatch: UC Davis Scientist Claims Soup Can Cure Hangovers

There are plenty of supposed hangover cures, from hair of the dog to greasy cheeseburgers. But new research finds a certain bowl of soup popular in New Orleans may work.

04/09/2013

A woman walks out of a Williams-Sonoma store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study Ranks SF-Based Williams-Sonoma #1 For Executive Gender Equity

San Francisco-Based Williams-Sonoma ranked number one in UC Davis’ annual study of gender equity among California’s 400 largest companies.

02/07/2013

Police Sirens

UC Davis Researcher Facing Firearm, Explosives Possession Charges After Explosion

A chemistry researcher at the University of California, Davis who was injured in an explosion at his campus apartment last week faces 10 charges of possessing firearms and explosives.

01/24/2013

An explosion occurred inside this apartment on the UC Davis campus. (CBS)

Researcher Injured In Explosion On UC Davis Campus

Officials at the University of California, Davis say a junior researcher has been injured in a small explosion at an apartment on campus, and police have found chemicals inside the building.

01/17/2013

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