Sacramento police have identified a suspect and a person of interest in the Thanksgiving Day shooting death of a woman in a north Sacramento neighborhood east of Robla.
Changes in the media and the way people get their news drove the federal agency Wednesday to weigh the issue of disclosure about Internet stories that look like real news stories.
Adding his voice to a rising chorus of criticism, a Democratic assemblyman called on Wednesday for a legislative investigation of a health care website created by California Republicans.
Kings center DeMarcus Cousins might not have meant to make fun of Derrick Rose, but that hasn’t stopped many from assuming that is what he did Tuesday night.
Placer County sheriff’s detectives are asking the public’s help in identifying a possible suspect in a Granite Bay burglary.
In winter, heating and lighting usage in the home can be taken for granted. Here are a few safety tips from the Consumer Product Safety Commission:
Stan Dixon, the longest-serving member of the state Board of Forestry and Fire Protection, left the panel Wednesday as his term expired.
Stan Dixon, a member of the California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection, receives an Assembly resolution Wednesday commemorating h
With severe cold weather predicted the next few days in the Sacramento region and beyond, it’s wise to prepare your home, garden and animals. Here are some suggestions.
They are a rare group these three girls at Sutter Memorial Hospital: identical triplets conceived the old-fashioned way.
These days, Bode Miller's progress from a surgically repaired left knee isn't the only thing weighing on his mind.
Bode Miller catches an edge and crashes while training for this week's men's World Cup skiing event, in Copper Mountain, Colo., Tuesday, Dec.
Orchid is growing on us: A version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.'s color of the year for 2014.
FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2013 file photo, a model walks the runway during the Marc by Marc Jacobs Fall 2013 fashion show during Fashion Week, in New York.
Two men were sentenced today in federal court in Sacramento in two related mail fraud cases involving the purchase and sale of 24 Sacramento-area homes in 2007 and 2008.
Woodland police are looking for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint this morning as she opened her business.
Jim Harbaugh said he wouldn't rule out starting offensive linemen Joe Staley and Mike Iupati from playing in Sunday's game against the Seahawks, but neither practiced on Wednesday.
Universal Pictures has shut down production on "Fast & Furious 7" indefinitely following the death of its star, Paul Walker.
FILE - In this April 29, 2011 file photo, actor Paul Walker poses during the photo call of the movie "Fast and Furious 5," in Rome.
Growers watch frosty temperatures while getting ready for this weekend’s Orchard Days.
Part of an “awesome” 2013 crop, mandarins pack trees in Sierra foothill orchards.
A former Citrus Heights police officer accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with an underage volunteer made a brief court appearance in Roseville Wednesday.
The San Francisco Chronicle recently released its Top 100 Wines of 2013, a list culled by the esteemed Jon Bonne, and a round of cheers must be going around the Sierra Foothills.
A Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony shouldn't be forced to violate his religious beliefs, his attorney told a judge deciding whether the cake-maker should be forced to accommodate gay couples.
The second season of Netflix's political thriller, "House of Cards," will debut on Valentine's Day next year.
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Kevin Spacey earned one of nine Emmy nominations for the Netflix political drama "House of Cards."
A medical assistant with Planned Parenthood has been arrested on suspicion of sexual battery.
A 17-year-old Marysville girl died early this morning when the vehicle in which she was riding ran off the road and overturned in Yuba County.
A Northern California man was charged with murder Wednesday in the fatal shooting of another man who was trying to sell him a Sony PlayStation 4 gaming system.
Sacramento Fire Department investigators are searching for a suspect who is believed to have started several small fires this afternoon along the American River near Highway 160.
Two separate Sacramento Superior Court juries today convicted the cousins Ronnie Vang and Joson Vang of first-degree murder in the June 23, 2009, shooting death of Keith Fessler in his Meadowview area home.
Gov. John Kitzhaber and representatives of the Obama administration have signed an agreement for sharing scarce water in the Upper Klamath Basin, where irrigation was shut off to ranchers last summer after the Klamath Tribes exercised newly awarded water rights to protect fish.
Former NBA player Keon Clark says he's trying to turn his life around after landing in jail on new weapon, drug and traffic-related charges.
The Fresno Bee is reporting that a federal oversight board has turned down a request from the California High-Speed Rail Authority for conditional authorization to build the Fresno-Bakersfield section of the proposed statewide bullet-train line.
Arizona's workplace safety agency recommended Wednesday that the state Forestry Division pay a nearly $560,000 fine in the deaths of 19 firefighters, saying officials placed the protection of non-defensible structures and pastureland ahead of firefighter safety.
Sarah Palin promoted her new book and complained about what she called a "war on Christmas" in an appearance at Liberty University.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin speaks during the leadership forum at the National Rifle Association's annual meeting Friday, May 3, 2013 in Houston.