Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
Second-Born Kids More Likely To Become Criminals, Study FindsThe "curse of the second-born" child might actually be true, a new study shows.
Police Say Oklahoma Man Shoots Man Trying To Drown InfantsAuthorities say a man who was trying to drown his infant 3-month-old twin son and daughter in southeastern Oklahoma was fatally shot by a neighbor.
Majority Of Immigrant Children Who Arrive Alone Placed With Adults In U.S. IllegallyThe Department of Health and Human Services provided data showing that 80 percent of the 71,000 mostly Central American children placed between February 2014 and September 2015 were sent to sponsors who were not here legally.
Best Upcoming Events In Sacramento To Bring The Family This SpringNow that El Niño has come and gone, families are looking for outside activities to share even more bonding time. Here are five upcoming events families should consider attending this spring in Sacramento.
Toddler Found Wandering Streets In Los AngelesLos Angeles County authorities are asking for the public's help in locating the parents of a little girl found wandering alone in Compton.
Stockton Neighborhood On Edge After 50 Bullets Fired Into Home, Hitting Mom Sleeping With ChildBullet holes are everywhere from the walls to the windows to a nearby car. Neighbors say the gunfire made them jump out of bed to see what was going on. Now they’re worried the shooter could come back.
4 Children Hurt As Car Plows Into Store On Halloween Four children have been injured after a driver crashed through a store crowded with Holiday shoppers in a Los Angeles suburb on Halloween.
5 San Diego Students Sickened by Marijuana BrowniesFive students at a San Diego high school have been treated after they got sick from eating marijuana brownies.
Deadline Looms For Group Hoping To Repeal Mandatory Vaccine LawOpponents of an effort to repeal California's new law requiring mandatory vaccines for schoolchildren are facing a Monday deadline for a ballot initiative asking voters to repeal the law.
Judge: Male Inmates Can Join Prison Rehab Program Aimed At Reuniting Them With ChildrenU.S. District Court Judge Morrison C. England in Sacramento said in an order filed Wednesday that the program violates the equal protection clause of the Constitution and the state had failed to explain why the program should exclude men.
States' Common Core Testing Showing Scores Higher Than ExpectedResults for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected, though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.