MLK Jr. Celebration Unites People, Tackles Racial InjusticesPeople are spending the holiday weekend reflecting on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. More than 30 area churches held a celebration for the civil rights activist’s life while looking at how people can come together at a time when the pandemic has physically separated people. The event featured music, poem recitals and speakers.
Alcatraz Reopens For Indoor Tours After Yearlong ClosureAlcatraz, the historic island prison off San Francisco, opened up Monday for a limited number of indoor tours, which had been off-limits for more than a year due to the pandemic.
Car Abandoned In Modesto Almond Tree OrchardSomeone sneaking around an almond tree orchard ended up launching their car into a tree.
Tahoe Zillow Listing Featuring Dozens Of Glammed-Up Mannequins Goes ViralThe South Lake Tahoe home — and its glamorous occupants — could be yours for $650k.
Feisty Young Sea Lion, Jenya, Recovers From Shark Bite, Returns To OceanA feisty young sea lion is back in the Northern California wild after five weeks of rehabilitation to treat a severe shark bite, domoic acid poisoning and malnutrition.
Tonight's Harvest Moon And Hunter's Moon On Halloween Will Make 13 Full Moons In 2020If you're superstitious, then it would only make sense that 2020 has 13 full moons.
Woman Sleeping On Beach In Southern California Run Over And Killed By TractorA woman sleeping on a beach in Southern California has died after being run over by a piece of construction equipment, police say.
Parrots In Wildlife Park Moved After Swearing At VisitorsFive parrots have been removed from public view at a British wildlife park after they started swearing at customers.
Oregon Boy's Yoda Gift To Wildfire Firefighters Traveled To California, Now In ColoradoWhen 5-year-old Carver learned about the wildfires ravaging his home state of Oregon, he told his grandmother Sasha Tinning he wanted to do something to help the heroes on the front lines.
A Marine Veteran's Military Medals Were Stolen From His Home. Detectives On The Case Replaced ThemFor nearly 25 years, Thomas Faleskie served in the United States Marine Corps before retiring with the rank of lieutenant colonel. During that time he served in Vietnam and was awarded with several medals, including the Distinguished Flying Cross and an Air Medal.
Oregon Man Charged With Having Ammo Outside California Post OfficeA convicted felon from Oregon has been charged in California with unlawful possession of ammunition after he was arrested in July for punching an employee at a post office, federal prosecutors said.
New Survey Ranks California Sixth Happiest State In AmericaLooking for things to be happy about in 2020 might be just what Californians need as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the country’s politics are divisive as ever, and we're having one of the worst wildfire seasons on record.
Colusa Student Says Teacher Threatened To Kick Him Out Of Virtual Class Over Trump FlagA Colusa High School student exited his Zoom classroom early after a teacher threatened to reprimand him for displaying the Trump 2020 flag hanging on his bedroom wall.
Sacramento Zoo Welcomes Newborn Giraffe With Auction To Pick NameThe Sacramento Zoo family is getting bigger with the addition of a baby giraffe.
CDC: Trick-Or-Treating, Costume Masks, And Halloween Parties Discouraged Due To COVID RiskThe CDC has labeled trick-or-treating, costume masks, and Halloween parties "high-risk" activities in new Halloween guidelines.
Deputies Rescue 3 Bear Cubs From Tahoe-Area DumpsterEl Dorado County Sheriff's deputies rescued the cubs from a dumpster in Tahoma on Lake Tahoe's west shore.
The 'Mighty Mice' That Went To Space Could Help Protect Astronauts' Muscles And BonesGenetically enhanced "mighty mice" that were part of a heath experiment on the International Space Station have shown that blocking a molecular signaling pathway can protect against muscle and bone density loss in the absence of gravity.
Report: 52% Of Young Adults In The US Are Living With Their ParentsThe number of American young adults living with their parents is at or near an all-time high, and the coronavirus pandemic is likely the reason, according to a new analysis.
CHP Retires Its Last Two Crown Victorias In ServiceToday marks the end of an era for one type of vehicle used by the CHP.
How To Create A 'Clean Room' At Home To Filter Out SmokeIf smoke levels in your area are unhealthy and are expected to stay that way for a while, rather than evacuate, experts recommend staying inside and creating a special space with less exposure to smoke, called a "Clean Room."
The War Between Fortnite's Maker And Apple Is Escalating
Abandoned Pup Missing Front Legs Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down In Elk GroveWe can all learn a lot from one little dog. Born with the odds against her, she's taking it all like a champ.
Violent Crime Rises During Pandemic As Confidence In Police Takes A HitAs the body counts rise, American cities remain ground zero for a deadly new reality.
‘Klepto Kitty’: Citrus Heights Neighborhood Deals With A Literal Cat BurglarHis name is Jax, but in one Citrus Heights neighborhood this furry feline goes by the name of “Klepto Kitty.”
Joe Biden Predicts There Will Be An Electric Corvette And He's Probably RightJoe Biden's campaign recently released a video ad of the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee showing off his classic Corvette.
Elk Grove Family Comes Face To Face With Boa Constrictor In ToiletAn Elk Grove resident was met by a startling sight when he walked into the bathroom.
Toxic Chemicals May Be In Fast Food Wrappers And Take-Out Containers, Report SaysWhat's the first thing you should worry about when you look at the packaging on your fast food or takeout?
US Offers Up To $10 Million Reward For Info On Foreign Hackers Interfering In General ElectionWith the 2020 election only a few months away, the US State Department is ramping up its efforts to prevent any interference through "certain illegal cyber activities."
Walmart Not The Haven For RV Parking It Once WasWalmart is known for its mammoth superstores that sell everything from groceries to treadmills. For thousands of RV travelers, though, its stores are appealing for a different reason: Spacious parking lots where people can relax and stay overnight for free.
Stolen Teddy Bear With Dying Mother's Voice Returned To Daughter After Actor Ryan Reynolds, Others Offered $15,000 RewardA Vancouver woman has been reunited with a teddy bear that has special significance for her.