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Dieter Vaca, left, rides an enormous teetertotter at the CSUS campus in Sacramento on Wednesday.
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As negotiators struggle, President Barack Obama is rejecting suggestions that an Asia-Pacific trade deal is in danger and says the U.S. and Japan must take bold steps to overcome differences that are threatening completion... Nearly 40 years after a former Manson family member pointed a gun at President Gerald Ford, the audiotape from her pretrial ... (more)
The recent legislative effort to restore affirmative action in public university admissions "should've been called the 'There are too many Asians at Berkeley' bill," Republican candidate for governor Neel Kashkari told several hundred Cal students Wednesday.
Teen spent hours unnoticed in secure area of San Jose airport before flight to Maui in airliner's wheel well.
Sacramento homicide detectives are questioning a man who was detained in connection with the death of a woman in her Meadowview home Tuesday night.
Jim Geiger, a Sacramento climber who sought to become the oldest American to summit Mount Everest, announced today that he is abandoning the effort in the wake of an avalanche Friday that killed 16 Sherpa guides.
A 39-year-old Northern California man connected to a wide-ranging mortgage-lending scheme has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a 29-year-old woman who hasn’t been seen since leaving her Foothill Farms home Friday.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 23--State government's fix for Fix50's disruptions on Monday? Flexibility.
The East Bay's largest water district decided Tuesday to use voluntary conservation and tap a new water supply from the Sacramento River to get through the year without rationing.
One in five 11th-graders at Twin Rivers, Sacramento City and San Juan school districts have either driven a car immediately after drinking alcohol or rode in the car with a friend who had been drinking, according to a new school survey.
Sacramento County supervisors approved a ban on growing marijuana outdoors Tuesday after hearing complaints that the plants have become a major safety risk and neighborhood nuisance.
A Capitol Corridor train is seen in Sacramento in a photo from 2012. On Tuesday, pedestrian was hit by Amtrak Capitol Corridor train traveling westbound, operating between Sacramento and San Jose.
Though commuters are experiencing significant slowdowns on many key routes, the Fix50 project has yet to significantly impede traffic on Sacramento County surface streets, officials report.
YOUR VOICE AND PRESENCE MATTER! Join us at the hearing on SB 1381 to Label GMOs, IN THE SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 22, AT 1:30 P.M. IN CAPITOL ROOM 112.