A day of carnage by a suspect armed with a rifle left two area deputies dead, a motorist gravely injured and another deputy wounded in a 30-mile crime spree that triggered a massive manhunt by hundreds of law enforcement officers.
UC hospital centers staewide, including UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, have been designated the go-to facilities for treatment of any possible Ebola patients. Officials site their readiness, and ability to protect the safety of health care workers.
A student walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and without shouting or arguing, opened fire, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.
The two brothers a jury blamed for sparking the 2010 barbershop shootout that killed a young mother protecting her 2-year-old son from a firestorm of bullets each were sentenced today to more than 50 years to life in prison.
When cities reach a certain level of population and complexity, the city manager system no longer works and they need stronger mayors. Several California cities have strengthened their mayoralties. Sacramento should be next.