Virgin: Vegas-to-California train work could start in 2020

VIRGIN: VEGAS-TO-CALIFORNIA TRAIN WORK COULD START IN 2020

Construction on a high-speed train between Las Vegas and Southern California could start late next year if bonds are approved by February,...

Fears mount that New Jersey shooting was anti-Semitic attack

FEARS MOUNT THAT NEW JERSEY SHOOTING WAS ANTI-SEMITIC ATTACK

Fears that a deadly shooting at a Jewish market in Jersey City, New Jersey, was an anti-Semitic attack are mounting, with authorities...

 
 
 
More rain ahead

MORE RAIN AHEAD

Thursday will be cloudy with periods of light rain. Friday will start dry but will be cloudy. Rain and Sierra snow will move in Friday...

Butte County man accused of aiding Canadian fugitive

BUTTE COUNTY MAN ACCUSED OF AIDING CANADIAN FUGITIVE

A Northern California man had been hiding one of British Columbia's most wanted fugitives in a 2008 killing prior to his violent arrest,...

 
 
 
Oroville man faces rape charge following sexual encounter with minor

OROVILLE MAN FACES RAPE CHARGE FOLLOWING SEXUAL ENCOUNTER WITH MINOR

A 48-year-old Oroville man was arrested after detectives learned he had sex with a minor, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said.

Sacramento has fourth most aggressive holiday drivers, study says

SACRAMENTO HAS FOURTH MOST AGGRESSIVE HOLIDAY DRIVERS, STUDY SAYS

Sacramentans are the fourth most aggressive drivers in the country during the holidays, according to a recent GasBuddy study.

 
 
 
Presidential candidate Bloomberg comes to Stockton

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE BLOOMBERG COMES TO STOCKTON

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg made his first visit to California as a presidential candidate.

Roof of car sheered off in I-205 crash, CHP says

ROOF OF CAR SHEERED OFF IN I-205 CRASH, CHP SAYS

A driver has major injuries after a crash with a big rig Wednesday morning on Interstate 205 near Grant Line Road, where the roof of...

 
 
 
Santa brings joy to town with river erosion crisis

SANTA BRINGS JOY TO TOWN WITH RIVER EROSION CRISIS

"Operation Santa Claus” recently gave people a reason to smile, when the jolly old elf himself distributed gifts to children.

New cyber warning for children's smartwatches

NEW CYBER WARNING FOR CHILDREN'S SMARTWATCHES

Researchers say they've found dire security weaknesses in three children's smartwatches that can be bought on Amazon.

 
 
 
McHenry Avenue Bridge saves time for commuters

MCHENRY AVENUE BRIDGE SAVES TIME FOR COMMUTERS

Drivers between San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties are enjoying the benefits of the new McHenry Avenue Bridge.

American newlywed couple found severely burned after volcanic eruption during New Zealand honeymoon

AMERICAN NEWLYWED COUPLE FOUND SEVERELY BURNED AFTER VOLCANIC ERUPTION DURING NEW ZEALAND HONEYMOON

Matthew and Lauren Urey were among nine Americans who were in New Zealand during the volcanic eruption earlier this week.

 
 
 
RuPaul, Tony Hawk, Maya Angelou join California Hall of Fame

RUPAUL, TONY HAWK, MAYA ANGELOU JOIN CALIFORNIA HALL OF FAME

Drag queen and TV star RuPaul, late poet Maya Angelou and skateboarding legend Tony Hawk were among 10 people inducted Tuesday night...

Friends rescue snowboarder buried in Sierra avalanche

FRIENDS RESCUE SNOWBOARDER BURIED IN SIERRA AVALANCHE

A snowboarder was rescued by friends after being buried by an avalanche at the summit of Donner Pass, the Sierra Avalanche Center said...

 
 
 
Santa visits kids at UC Davis Children's Hospital

SANTA VISITS KIDS AT UC DAVIS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

There was a special visitor at UC Davis Children's Hospital on Tuesday.

Mexican man sentenced for voter fraud in federal elections

MEXICAN MAN SENTENCED FOR VOTER FRAUD IN FEDERAL ELECTIONS

A Mexican national who assumed an American's identity to vote in five federal elections was sentenced Tuesday to 3 years, 9 months...

 
 
 
Presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg to visit Stockton

PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFUL MICHAEL BLOOMBERG TO VISIT STOCKTON

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg will be Stockton Wednesday morning for a roundtable discussion with local leaders...

‘Porch pirate' suspect turns self in, Sacramento police say

‘PORCH PIRATE' SUSPECT TURNS SELF IN, SACRAMENTO POLICE SAY

A “porch pirate” suspect wanted in connection with several thefts at Natomas homes turned himself in Tuesday, Sacramento police said.

 
 
 
Chances of rain

CHANCES OF RAIN

Light rain will pass along and north of I-80 for the next few days.

CHP officer uses sign language, digs into own pocket to help woman get ID

CHP OFFICER USES SIGN LANGUAGE, DIGS INTO OWN POCKET TO HELP WOMAN GET ID

A California Highway Patrol officer made a woman's DMV trip possible recently thanks to some special language skills and kindness.

 
 
 



Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Paintings of Confederate flags and a Nazi flag in the yard of William Stark sparked controversy because his home is next to Morris Elementary School. Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee today to discuss the findings of his report into the opening of the... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised nearly $1 million for an anti-bullying organization. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg was named Time magazine's 2019 Person of the Year for her climate activism that inspired millions of young people to protest and push for change. In past years... Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked a Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...