Don't Tell 'Lucy': Modern-Day Apes May Be Smarter Than Our Evolutionary Ancestors, Scientists SayResearchers using a new method to evaluate the cognitive abilities of species stumbled across a surprising finding: Modern-day apes may be smarter than our evolutionary ancestor, Australopithecus.
Wanted: 10,000 Dogs For The Largest-ever Study On Aging In Canines- On this we can all agree: The lifespan of a dog is far too short. The Dog Aging Project hopes to change that.
Christmas Tree Lightings, Parades, And Holiday Events In The Sacramento RegionCommunities throughout Northern California are planning Christmas Tree lightings, holiday parades, and seasonal festivities throughout November and December.
Disney+ Warns Viewers That Old Movies May Have 'Outdated Cultural Depictions'Viewers who signed up to stream Disney+ were greeted with disclaimers about racist and offensive content in some older movies.
Twinkies For Breakfast? Snack Cake In Cereal Form Coming To Groceries NationwideFor those looking to get their sugar fix filled first thing in the morning, Post Cereals and Hostess brands have just the thing: Twinkies Cereal.
You Can Now See Sacramento Zoo's Red Panda 'Gizmo'The Sacramento Zoo's red panda, Gizmo, is now on exhibit.
Paramedic Accused Of Cutting Diamond Ring Off Dead Patient's FingerAn Arkansas paramedic was arrested Monday for allegedly cutting a 1.7-carat diamond ring from a deceased woman's finger at a hospital and selling it at a pawnshop.
'I Just Want My Baby Back' Sacramento Woman Searching For Missing SquirrelA Sacramento woman is searching for her lost squirrel and has turned to social media and paper flyers to find her.
Alex Trebek Chokes Up On 'Jeopardy!' After Contestant's Heartfelt MessageDhruv Gaur's answer on "Jeopardy!" brought host Alex Trebek to tears Monday.
Instagram Will Test Hiding U.S. Users' LikesPosting on Instagram can come with a rush of validation when likes from friends and strangers come pouring in. But those likes will soon be hidden for some US users.
Woman Found After Being Abducted, Raped And 'Left To Die' In Mojave Desert, Police SayA man and his daughter abducted and raped a Las Vegas woman and held her for about a week before she was "left to die" outside Edwards Air Force Base in California's Mojave Desert, investigators said.
Mysterious Old Texts Leave People PuzzledIf you woke up Thursday to a weird text that seemed totally out of place, you aren't alone. A mysterious wave of missives swept America's phones overnight, delivering largely unintelligible messages from friends, family and the occasional ex.
Breakthrough In CDC Vaping Illness Investigation: Vitamin E Acetate Combined With THC May Be To BlameVitamin E acetate, in combination with THC, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that are linked to dozens of deaths.
When Is Too Early To Listen To Christmas Music?It's one of the hottest debates to happen when the fall season rolls around and the year comes to a close.
Farm-To-Fork Capital Or City Of Trees? The Debate ContinuesSacramento has a lot to offer, which could be why settling on a single slogan for the city continues to generate debate.
WATCH: Bay Area 2nd Grade Teacher's Classroom Remix Of Lizzo Song Brings Students TogetherDorothy Honey Mallari reworked the lyrics to Lizzo's "Truth Hurts" for her second-grade class. The kids' performance of the song went viral in a Facebook video.
NTSB Recommends Requiring Helmets For Bicycle RidersFederal investigators say the way to keep cyclists safe is more bike helmets.
An Avocado Each Day May Keep Bad Cholesterol At BayA new study from Penn State found an avocado a day can keep your cholesterol at bay.
Study: People Stressed Out When They Arrive At WorkJobs can be stressful and a new survey finds many people are stressed out before they even get to work.
Feds Warn Of Heroin-Laced Vape Solution After Two High Schoolers HospitalizedFederal officials are warning middle and high school students about heroin-lacked vape pens after two West Virginia students were hospitalized.
Folsom Woman Looking To Identify Family In Portrait Bought At Yard SaleDo you recognize this family?
Injured Red Tail Hawk Brought To Firefighting Station
Popular Astrologer Walter Mercado Dies At 87Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado Salinas died Saturday night at Auxilio Mutuo Hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico, according to hospital spokeswoman Sofia Luquis. He was 87.
Vacaville Police Complete DoorDash Delivery After Driver Gets Into AccidentVacaville police know going hungry on Halloween night can bring out the ogre in anyone, that's why they completed a DoorDash trip that had previously taken a dangerous detour.
For The First Time Ever, A U.S. Cheese Is Named Best In The WorldA cheese from the United States has been named the world's top cheese.
Safety Tips For Operating Gas GeneratorsA portable generator is to blame for a recent fire that destroyed a Pollock Pines home during the Public Safety Power Shutoff. The gas generator was running in place of PG&E-supplied power.
Video Shows Driver's Illegal Move On I-80 Stopped Short By GuardrailA driver's illegal maneuver ended in a crash on a Sacramento freeway on the weekend, and it was caught on video.
Deputies: Man Stabs Woman Over Fear She Would 'Feed Him To Zombies'A South Carolina man allegedly stabbed a woman because he feared she would feed him to zombies, according to investigators.
Deputies: Man Arrested For Shooting At His Brother Over $200 During Wild ChaseA dispute over $200 between two brothers in Oklahoma escalated into a violent chase, authorities said.
Bet You Think This Story Is About You, Don’t You? Narcissism And Your HealthA new series of studies from Northern Ireland published Tuesday seem to make the point that a certain degree of narcissism might be good for you -- depending on the context.