A Sacramento man has been found guilty of killing his 9-year-old son with a hatchet in 2013. Phillip Raymond Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder — with enhancements for using a weapon — in his son’s death.
A man sought in the fatal shooting of a woman in her Elk Grove, California, apartment has been arrested in Mexico and turned over to U.S. authorities at an Arizona border crossing.
A Sacramento man is in police custody, accused of stabbing and killing a woman.
A Bay Area rapper was shot dead on the east end of Oakland but police have yet to make an arrest.
Colorado Democrats are introducing legislation to allow the terminally ill choose when they die, with the help of doctor-prescribed medication.
The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.
California lawmakers are pursuing legislation to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives after the highly publicized case of Brittany Maynard.
Detectives are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in Stockton on New Year’s Eve.
A new report finds that the number of law-enforcement officers killed by firearms jumped by 56 percent in 2014.
Three men accused in the death of a Sacramento County man have been found guilty of first-degree murder.
The driver of an SUV that crashed and injured a child and teenager last week has died.
A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.