Derek Shore is an Arizona native with a lifelong passion for news. Originally from Tucson, he attended the Walter Cronkite School at Arizona State University. He has served as a producer and assignment editor at KTVK in Phoenix and a morning and noon anchor in Bryan, Texas.
Most recently, Derek spent two years as a reporter at KFOX in El Paso, Texas covering the ongoing Mexican drug war. He was often called upon to report nationally for Fox News Channel and other local affiliates. His reporting on consumer complaints also lead to the arrest of two different business owners on charges of deceptive business practices.
Derek has a great family to support him living in Tucson. He credits his ability to thrive to a wonderful upbringing by his parents, Bonnie and Joe.
Professor Ian Faloona with UC Davis is behind a landmark research project that indicates what some thought was not possible—that heavily polluted areas of Asia are contributing to our air quality.
The lightning was to blame for a number of power outages, leaving more than 1,000 people without power at different times on Friday. The DMV in Sacramento was also without power for a time this morning.
One of the cars was driven by a teenager, but in the other, 20-year-old Karina Hernandez was behind the wheel with a very pregnant woman and a child under the age of 5 in the back seat.
Currently, parents who say they have personal beliefs against getting their children vaccinated can have a doctor sign off and the kid can go to school unvaccinated. This law would stop that practice.
Passion is clearly evident on both sides of the debate, as more than 100 measles cases in the U.S. have come to light in an outbreak linked to Disneyland.
The case at Florin High School comes less than a year after a major outbreak at Grant High School, and now the focus is on preventing the infection’s spread.
The substance is produced by stripping the THC from marijuana by filtering it through butane and then cooking the butane off. It created a concentrated, gooey, highly effective THC drug, but the process to make it is highly dangerous—highly flammable butane and acetone are involved.
The survey on Thursday found a snowpack water equivalent of just 2.3 inches in the scant snowpack near Echo Summit, about 90 miles east of Sacramento.
Most of the 73 cases in California are in the southern part of the state, with Disneyland’s home of Orange County leading with 23 cases.
The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors approved the multimillion-dollar Hyatt Place to be built on airport property. While supervisors see it as a chance to serve travelers, it could also have an impact on businesses that already do that.
Boundary Bend is the largest name in olive oil Down Under, and the company is known for its award-winning product that will make its U.S. debut.
The California Community Colleges Board of Governors selected 15 community colleges across the state to start offering four-year bachelor’s degrees in specific fields.