Investigators: Honey Oil Lab Explosion Damages 2 Homes In ModestoInvestigators say the fire that damaged two homes in Modesto was caused by a butane honey oil lab explosion.
Two-Car Crash Takes Out Stoplight In Downtown SacramentoA two-car crash took out a stoplight at a Downtown Sacramento intersection Friday morning.
RAGÚ Pasta Sauces Recalled Due To Possible Plastic FragmentsRAGÚ is recalling a variety of pasta sauce flavors because the sauce may contain fragments of plastic.
NorCal Ulta Beauty Store Has Been Robbed 8 Times In 6 MonthsA Bay Area beauty store has become the target of robbers for the eighth time in just the last six months.
Broken Heart Syndrome And Cancer Are Connected, Scientists SayWhat could cancer have in common with broken heart? These researchers are working to find out.
California State Fair Drone Show Canceled, Again; Fireworks Display Back On Friday, SaturdayThe California State Fair & Food Festival’s drone show is being postponed again.
Man Fatally Shot While Driving In South Sacramento NeighborhoodDeputies are investigating after a man was found shot dead in an SUV in a south Sacramento neighborhood late Thursday night.
Sacramento Church Wants To Build Cell Tower Disguised As Bell TowerOne of Sacramento's historic churches wants to add a 50-foot bell tower to its property, with a bell that won't work. That's because it will actually be a cell tower.
Black Bear Wanders Into City Hall, Heads Toward The KitchenOn Wednesday evening, two retired childhood friends had a chance encounter with a black bear at the South Lake Tahoe city hall.
Police: Ice Cream Carjacker May Have Had An AccompliceInvestigators are looking for a person of interest they believe was involved in the carjacking of an ice cream truck Wednesday. 
Forget Postmates And Grub Hub, Sacramento Is Testing Food Delivery RobotsCBS13 got an exclusive look at the robots that could eliminate the need for delivery drivers (and tipping) one day. 
HOA Won't Let Family Terrorized By Rattlesnakes Build Barrier Around PropertyA slithering surprise has one El Dorado Hills family rattled after moving into their dream house. 
Update: Deputies Identify Man Who Died In Custody After Altercation With FatherThe Sheriff's Department said Rudy Santillan was reportedly "going crazy" and "breaking everything" in an altercation with his dad, prompting deputies to be dispatched to the scene. 
Firefighters Rescue School Bus That Drove Over An EmbankmentFirefighters recovered a school bus that drove over an embankment across from Summerville High School Thursday morning. 
Woman Held Against Her Will Leads To Officer Shooting and Killing Suspected KidnapperDeputies shot and killed a suspected kidnapper during a hostage situation in a Modesto neighborhood late Wednesday night.
Woman Separated From Siblings By Adoption Takes To Social Media To Find BrotherA Stockton woman is on a mission to find the last of her seven siblings who were separated by adoption. 
Volunteers Begin A Total Home Remodel For Disabled Veteran Unable to Live In His HouseStrangers and volunteers began a total home remodel project to make life easier for a local, disabled veteran who has not been able to live in his own house.
Dozens Involved In California Prison Riot; 3 Inmates HurtState corrections officials say about 41 inmates were involved in Thursday's battle in a recreation yard at Pleasant Valley State Prison in Coalinga.
Dog Killed After Reportedly Attacking ATF Special AgentA dog was killed Thursday morning after reportedly attacking a special agent from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. 
Man Convicted Of Assaulting A Police Officer Faces Up To 35 Years33-year-old Artavious Coleman faces up to 35 years in prison after being convicted Thursday of assaulting a police officer, resisting a police officer with force, making criminal threats, and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Man Taken Into Custody After SWAT Situation In Suisun CityLaw enforcement officers have swarmed a Suisun City neighborhood on Thursday. 
CHP Searching For Leads In Big Sur Anti-Tourism VandalismAuthorities in California are searching for whoever painted giant graffiti along Highway 1 attacking the impact of tourism on Big Sur.
Sactown Crawler Party Bike Is Up For Sale On Craigslist For $10,000The owner of the "Sactown Crawler" party bike has put the item up for sale on Craigslist for $10,000.
South Sacramento Traffic Stop Leads To Seizure of Handguns, Drugs And CashA recent South Sacramento traffic stop ended with an arrest made as officers seized three pounds of marijuana, codeine syrup, a handgun and large amounts of cash.
Sacramento Mother Suspected Of Firing Shots Inside Apartment Arrested Again Just A Day LaterThe woman suspected of firing shots in her La Riviera Drive apartment on Tuesday was arrested again just a day later.
Southwest Removes MAX Flights Through October, Further Delays Sacramento To Hawaii FlightsSouthwest Airlines is more making schedule revisions to deal with issues surrounding the Boeing 737 MAX. The airline has now removed its 38 MAX planes from its flight schedule through November 2. It previously removed the fleet from its schedule through October 1.
Stockton Kings Giving Away Tickets During Saturday's School Supply DriveThe Stockton Kings are giving away opening game tickets to anyone who donates school supplies for its second annual "Stuff the Bus" event.
Arson Suspect Arrested Near Lincoln After 10 Acre FireA Sacramento resident was arrested Tuesday evening in relation to a fire in unincorporated Lincoln that grew approximately 10 acres in size.
DUI Driver Accused Of Rear-Ending Modesto Police Patrol Car, Running From SceneA 21-year-old Modesto woman is under arrest and accused of rear-ending a police cruiser and then running away from the crash scene early Thursday morning.
Army Veteran From Bay Area Drowns At Lake TahoeAuthorities have identified a 34-year-old San Francisco Bay Area man who drowned at Lake Tahoe as a U.S. Army veteran who worked as a correctional officer for the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.

Business

How Amazon Prime Day Became The Shopping Super BowlAmazon has successfully invented a new shopping holiday, a kind of Black Friday in July. The e-commerce giant and its retail competitors are set to capitalize on shoppers dishing out on everything from clothes to televisions next week.
Increasing Gas Taxes In US Blamed On Rise Of Fuel-Efficient Carshe growth of fuel-efficient and electric cars means Americans are paying fewer gas taxes. States, which use gas taxes to pay for road repairs and public transit, are raising taxes on about one in three drivers in America to make up for lost revenue.
Facebook To Make Jobs, Credit Ads SearchableFacebook says it plans to make advertisements for U.S. jobs and loans and credit card offers searchable for all users.
California's Almond Industry Threatened By Tariffs From IndiaIndia this month imposed tariffs on almonds and 27 other American products, including apples and walnuts, in retaliation for the U.S. ending India's preferential trade status.
Uber, Lyft Suggest Changes But Want Drivers As ContractorsRide-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they are willing to change the way they treat drivers in California as long as state lawmakers don't require them to classify drivers as employees, a move that would entitle them to a wide range of benefits.
Microsoft To Release Xbox Body Wash, Deodorant, Personal Care Products This SummerIf you've ever wanted to smell like an Xbox, soon you’ll be able to -- in Australia and New Zealand.