Authorities say three 17-year-old gang members who escaped from a Northern California probation camp were arrested after stealing a car and holding its owner hostage.
The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a 5.3 magnitude earthquake off the coast of northern California.
Recent heavy rains have brought a blooming of mushrooms to parts of Northern California.
A series of storms heading toward Northern California could bring more rain to parts of the region in one weekend than they have seen so far this season.
Authorities say an autopsy on actor Robin Williams found no alcohol or illegal drugs in his system when he committed suicide at his Northern California home in August.
A Northern California man awaiting trial for insurance fraud has been charged with plotting to kill nine witnesses set to testify against him.
Dena Betti knows all too well the dangers of trains. Her beautiful 14-year-old daughter Jenna, an eighth-grader, was struck and killed by a train in March in Martinez. The tragedy unfolded when the teen left her cellphone on the tracks.
The center is where various state agencies come together—from social services to Caltrans—to discuss where resources should be allocated. OES has final authority to determine how those resources are actually implemented.
Police say the couple briefly reconciled last week and Watenpaugh cooked the woman a meal. But she told police he later texted her and asked how her dog had tasted.
The bond would cover half of the $4 billion project that Glenn County Supervisor Leigh McDaniel says will help everyone involved.
There are folk songs that date to the medieval times that mention mead, but you don’t have to take a trip back in time to get a glass. Local bars and restaurants are seeing a spike in sales of the honey wine.
Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.