A technical review of the Bay Bridge, released Thursday, provided a mixed review of problems facing the new span – praising some actions by the Caltrans and questioning others.
There were a few slump years, but Renos Hot August Nights has been back on track for some time, and ranks as one of the countrys top classic-car events. This weekend marks the culmination of its 28th year, long after the naysayers said that Reno was just a gaming town and couldnt host a crowd-packed car show and that a nostalgic interest in cruising and sock hops would eventually die out.
They gathered Thursday under a stand of redwoods near the steps of the state Capitol, a modest mix of young people and the graying veterans of the progressive and protest movements. They came to Sacramento, in the words of one, to reclaim the public square.
Tesla Motors Inc. confirmed today it has broken ground near Reno for its massive “Gigafactory” but said it’s still evaluating sites in California and other states.
A Michigan man who has a rare genetic disorder that affects his facial features is suing former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal and two others for mocking a selfie he posted online.
A former mayor of the scandal-ridden city of Bell who could not read or write English was sentenced to serve a year in Los Angeles County jail and five years of probation.
A horse racing tweet prompted prosecutors to halt a court hearing at which a lawyer for seventies heartthrob David Cassidy was supposed to accept a plea deal on the singer's behalf.
A 5-year-old girl is dead after police say another 5-year-old accidentally shot her at an eastern Idaho home.
A suspicious water cooler found taped to the back of a railway car near McClellan Airport this morning was detonated and made safe around 1 p.m. allowing roads in the area to be reopened.
The Stingray device collects some cell phone data of targeted phones by mimicking a tower.
Twitter said government requests for user data grew sharply in the past six months as more countries asked for a greater amount of information about users.
Film shot over 12 years carries the audience along through a maturation process