Officials say a woman was struck and killed by a bus that was carrying passengers around the Burning Man festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert.
Two men who reportedly put a gun to a woman’s head as she held her infant during a May 2013 kidnapping and robbery have been convicted by a Sacramento County jury.
A wrong-way driver accused of causing a fatal crash on Interstate 5 near Arena Boulevard in Sacramento has pleaded no contest to second-degree murder.
The U.S. is trying to determine if a second American fighting with the Islamic State group has been killed in Syria.
The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The events of the past two nights have made this statistic look as astounding as ever: In 58 games last season after the All-Star Break, Buster Posey, the Giants’ catcher and former MVP, hit two home runs.
Four hours before the first pitch Tuesday, Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum emerged from the home dugout at AT&T Park and made his way down the left-field line, where under the supervision of pitching coach Dave Righetti, he began what amounted to a brief bullpen session, starting with the basics.
Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules.
A 46-year-old man has been convicted by a Sacramento County jury of 17 crimes related to child pornography and a number of sexual assaults.
Authorities have captured a boat that apparently was trying to smuggle 20 people into the U.S. from Mexico.
A wildfire burning in the dry brush and timber near the south end of Lake Tahoe forced the Nevada Highway Patrol to close a stretch of the Kingsbury Grade on the Carson Valley side of the mountain.
A pediatric nurse in Southern California has been charged with molesting his 2-month-old foster child, and investigators are asking for the public's help to find other possible victims.
A Southern California man has pleaded guilty to helping bilk investors out of nearly $7 million through a Ponzi scheme.
A man was injured when he reportedly walked into the side of a light-rail train in downtown Sacramento late Wednesday afternoon.