College Student Killed During Hammer Throw At Track MeetWHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A college student has died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a track meet in suburban Chicago.
Body Of Missing US Businessman Found In EcuadorEcuadorean officials say they've found the body of a U.S. businessmen buried beneath a house.
Death Of Central Valley Inmate Being Investigated As HomicideCalifornia corrections officials say they are investigating the death of an inmate at a Central Valley prison as a homicide.
Caltrans Worker Dodges Death, Gets Out Of Crushed Truck To Direct TrafficA Caltrans employee narrowly escaped his vehicle early Tuesday morning after a tree crashed down right on top of him.
Two Motorcyclists Killed in Vacaville CollisionCalifornia Highway Patrol reports that a collision between a vehicle and two motorcycles on SR-113 near Hay Road resulted in the deaths of both riders.
Coroner: Inmate Died of Natural Causes in Starving Dispute A Northern California coroner now says a state inmate died of natural causes amid a continuing dispute over whether the mentally ill prisoner essentially starved to death.
'Legends of the Fall' Author Jim Harrison Dies at 78
Stockton Police Investigating In-Custody DeathStockton police are investigating how a suspect died while in their custody on Monday.
Pres. Obama Unveils Presidential Plan To Cut Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama unveiled an array of measures on Tuesday tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S., using his presidential powers in the absence of legal changes he implored Congress to pass.
Police Arrest 3 Suspects In Connection With Fatal Stabbing At Sacramento ApartmentA police investigation has resulted in the arrest of three people accused in connection with the stabbing death of a Sacramento man earlier this month.
Two Children Killed In House Fire In South Sacramento Two children died early Tuesday morning following a house fire in South Sacramento.
Body Of Abalone Diver From Vallejo Found Along Northern California CoastA diver was found dead after searching for abalone off the coast of Northern California, becoming at least the ninth person to perish this year while seeking the delicacy.