A Central California man has been convicted of killing his friend playing a version of Russian roulette.
A statewide survey released Thursday ranks Fresno and other Central Valley communities as the most disadvantaged areas in California when it comes to challenges ranging from polluted water to joblessness.
Sheriff’s officials say a one-time candidate for governor in California has been arrested on suspicion of shooting and wounding his neighbor and killing a horse.
Gun battle triggered by robbery of Fresno pot farm.
California’s Republican candidate for governor says he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a job to test Gov. Jerry Brown’s claim that the state is making a comeback after the economic downturn.
Gregg Hein is recovering at a Fresno hospital.
Fresno police say a Good Samaritan who came to the aid of a woman being assaulted was brutally beaten by the suspects before being run over by a driver.
California Supreme Court Justice Marvin Baxter says he will retire after serving more than 24 years on the state’s highest court.
Federal officials in charge of overseeing the drilling of new oil wells on public land in California let three years pass without inspecting some high-priority sites, according to public records.
A burglary defendant who won his freedom because of a jury’s mistake was stabbed to death in a fight hours after he returned home.
An elementary school principal in Fresno shot and killed himself as sheriff’s deputies prepared to search his home as part of a child sex abuse investigation that will continue in the aftermath of the suspect’s suicide, authorities said.
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the City of Fresno and Fresno County over their decision to ban marijuana cultivation.