Getting Answers: Where Does California Get Its Crude Oil, And How Reliant Is The State On Russia?According to the California Energy Commission, only 3.5 percent of California's crude oil comes from Russia. However, one expert says the stae's lack of reliance on Russian oil won't protect us from future price hikes.
'This Is A Nightmare': People Struggle To Get Money From California To Loved Ones During Ukraine CrisisKaleb Kirton couldn't sit by and watch his friends slowly lose everything. He’s looking for ways to send financial help to his friends in Russia who don't support the war but are still paying the consequences.
'Fighting For Our Freedom': Locals Fear For Loved Ones As War In Ukraine EscalatesAn escalating war in Eastern Europe has affected the lives of hundreds here in Sacramento. The local Ukrainian community gathered on the steps of the capitol, Thursday, to pray for peace as violence continues in Ukraine.
Getting Answers: Why Is Sacramento Home To Such A Large Slavic Population?The Greater Sacramento region is already home to a large Slavic population. Thousands of Russians and Ukrainians started making their way to California dating back to the late 1800s, but what prompted the move and what continues to keep them coming?
Kings' Len Releases Joint Statement With Only Other Ukrainian In NBA On Russia's InvasionSacramento Kings player Alex Len and Toronto Raptors player Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk released a joint statement Thursday on Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
'Will They Survive, Will They Not': Sacramento Ukrainians Worry About Family Amid Russian AirstrikesThe Slavic community gathered outside the Capitol to rally for Ukraine in prayer and protest for more sanctions against Russia. In the crowd, dozens of people waited for texts, calls, and updates from their loved ones in Ukraine.
Sacramento Woman From Ukraine Watches And Waits As Russia's Invasion BeginsUkrainian and Russian families are watching war unfold via social media and news feeds — their only means of communication. One Sacramento woman has been working around the clock to try to check in on her relatives.
Concern Grows Within Sacramento Slavic Community Over Russia-Ukraine TensionsIt has many in Sacramento's Slavic community worried about an invasion. Roman Romaso has more than 30 loved ones in Ukraine and says they're terrified this could be the start of a war.
Beale AFB Spy Plane Plays Role In Russia-Ukraine ConflictThe U-2 spy plane is among the assets the United States is using to monitor Russian military movements near Ukraine.
'It Really Doesn't Feel Real': Sister Of UC Davis Grad Killed In Russia Searches For AnswersThe murder of a UC Davis graduate living in Russia has led to lots of questions about what led up to the violent attack. It's a painful loss for a little sister still trying to understand a senseless crime.
Spies In The Skies? Russian Surveillance Jet Seen Flying Over Sensitive Military SitesWhy is a Russian spy plane flying over California?
Russian TV Broadcast Reportedly Named McClellan As Nuclear Attack TargetA Russian TV news broadcast over the weekend shows McClellan as one of the targets in a potential Russian atomic missile attack on the US, even though the base was decommissioned 18 years ago.
Russian Fighter Jet Buzzes Navy Plane In International AirspaceA Russian Su-27 fighter jet performed an "unprofessional" intercept of a US Navy P-8 surveillance plane while it was flying in international airspace over the Baltic Sea Tuesday, two defense officials told CNN.
Government Funding Bill Includes New Measures To Punish RussiaDeep inside the 2,232 pages of text that make up the newly passed $1.3 trillion bill to keep the federal government open is a direct message to President Donald Trump: Russia needs to be punished.
Robert Mueller Issues Indictment Against 13 Russian Nationals Over 2016 Election InterferenceSpecial counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for allegedly meddling in the 2016 presidential election, charging them with conspiracy to defraud the United States, the Department of Justice has announced.