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- The probe into audit interference, ordered by UC regents, concluded that UC President Janet Napolitano approved a plan that led to the interference.
- UC regents, meeting in San Francisco, chastised Napolitano for her role in the interference. Napolitano responded by saying she should have shown better judgment.
- On Wednesday, they heard about ways to make a UC education more affordable.
Authorities said at least three people are dead following a shooting at an elementary school in Northern California on Tuesday morning.
The shooting occurred around 8 a.m. in Rancho Tehama, about 120 miles northwest of Sacramento, authorities said.
Among the dead are the gunman, who was killed by police, authorities said.