A Stockton councilman who rose to national prominence two years ago as a young Stanford University honors graduate intent on serving his hometown was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of drunken driving.
At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.
SANTA CRUZ — Defense attorneys for a high-priced prostitute from Folsom, who accused of giving a Google executive a fatal dose of heroin on his yacht, say their client had also injected herself, clouding her judgment.
The 49ers went into Sunday's game limping like a band of zombies. But apart from one notable injury, they are expected to be in far better health when they emerge from the bye. Here's the latest on every ailing 49er:
The Giants do not fit the mold of a traditional World Series team. Their 88 wins during the regular season was one of the lowest for a World Series aspirant in 40 years. But the franchise is a model of stability – and that’s their secret.
The flat streets of Sacramento will host the opening day of the 2015 Amgen Tour of California bicycle race before riders embark on a scenic downhill run from the Nevada City foothills to the wine country of Lodi.
Several Toys R Us stores in Tampa, Fla., have voluntarily removed toys based on the show “Breaking Bad” from their shelves. The Walter White figure dons a lab coat, two beakers and a gas mask, and another figure has a haz-mat suit.
It’s near-certain that California voters will decide in 2016 whether to extend the temporary sales and income taxes they passed in 2012. Meanwhile, hundreds of local tax and bond issues this year will take the temperature of voters vis-à-vis tax increases.