Kelly Corsetti talks about her delivery of her 13-pound, 11-ounce baby Valentino, who was born Friday morning. Sutter Davis officials say he is likely the hospital's heaviest baby and falls above the 99th percentile for birth weight.
A group of about two dozen protesters at Sacramento City Hall on Friday night said three officers involved in the fatal shooting of Dazion Flenaugh, a mentally ill homeless man, should not have been awarded medals for valor at a police awards ceremony this week. Five protesters sit in the lobby at city hall while others chant outside for justice.
John and Norma Cranshaw took out a subprime loan on their south Sacramento home in 2006 and later lost it to foreclosure. “They said they would be there to help us,” said John Cranshaw, 69. “Once they got the money, they were gone.”
Seasonal allergies can leave you with a cough, itchy and runny eyes and stuffed up nose. For many with pollen or grass allergies, spring and summer can be uncomfortable. Mayo Clinic allergist Dr. Nancy Ott says over-the-counter remedies such as antihistamines for itchy eyes and noses, and corticosteroid nasal spray for congestion often help. If those treatments don't ease symptoms, it's time to see an allergist.
Helmet camera footage shows firefighters from Engine 12 rescuing a cat that week that had been stuck in a tree for three days. After a brief bit of coaxing, a firefighter gets a firm grab by the scruff of the kitty's neck and brings it down to safety - and to a very happy owner and a can of tuna.
Sacramento Fire Department said via Twitter that all of the occupants in this burning RV got out safely, although one person was transported to the hospital. This happened Wednesday, April 26, 2017, on El Camino Boulevard in Sacramento. The fire was reportedly near Van Ness Street.
Defense attorney Claire White and Sean Thompson address reporters Thursday at the Sacramento County Courthouse. Jury selection could begin as early as Monday in Thompson's criminal trial. The Sacramento activist faces a felony assault charge for striking former Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson with a pie during a benefit event in September 2016 at Sacramento Charter High School.
Police dog Eros alerted on a vehicle at the campsite on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. A search and a records check resulted in four arrests. The suspects are: Douglas Dow, 57 from Mattinez, for outstanding warrants, Kenneth Durbin, transient out of Couley, WA., for outstanding warrants, John Lemas, 54 out of Colfax, for outstanding warrants and Vicki Moman, 50 out of Auburn, for outstanding warrants and possession of methamphetamine.
Aisha Cleveland and Cory Hodges were shocked to hear that their daughter, Ahjanique Hodges, who was killed outside a suspected marijuana grow house in south Sacramento, is suspected in what investigators believed to be a home invasion. They said their daughter is not a person to commit such crime.
A video from a traveler on Highway 101 shows a landslide that closed the road about six miles north of Leggett in Mendocino County on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. About one minute into the video, you can see hillside really come tumbling down as Caltrans workers run to get out of the way. The road had just reopened before the new slide. Video is from Wendy Kornberg.
This is one in a series of videos looking back at big stories in Sacramento-area history. This one took place on April 28, 1973, when a five-hour series of devastating explosions rip through a bomb-laden freight train near Roseville like a slow-motion string of giant firecrackers, causing the evacuation of thousands of area residents.
Kayy Botelho, 17, and Paige Kazanjian, 15, both students at Highlands High School, respond to a homicide investigation under way Wednesday morning, April 26, 2017, after a body was found on the school's soccer field.