The person of interest, who has not been identified, was arrested on a charge unrelated to the death of Xihao Huang, 75.
The agreement brings together UC Davis and China’s Northwest Agricultural and Forestry University. The schools will work together to propose solutions for current problems in food safety in China at every point along its food chain, and will seek to improve tracing of food products.
Rancho Cordova-based American River Bankshares, parent of American River Bank, reported a second consecutive quarter of strongly improved year-over-year profits in the second quarter.
A former Bell city councilwoman has been given two years in state prison and ordered to pay $242,000 in restitution for misappropriating public funds.
The parents of a 26-year-old snowboarder who died after an Alaska avalanche have filed a federal lawsuit against a heli-skiing company, alleging it failed to assess the danger in the area.
Highway 50 will be closed in El Dorado County during morning hours the next four Sundays for construction blasting.
The Sacramento Fire Department said those evacuated should be allowed to return to their buildings this afternoon.
Avison Young, a Canada-based commercial real estate services firm, says it has acquired Sacramento real estate brokerage company Aguer Havelock Associates Inc.
Two of the four Portland teenagers accused of shooting a fellow high school student with a BB gun and carving a swastika into his forehead entered guilty pleas and have been sentenced to the custody of the Oregon Youth Authority.
A San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit train station is back open after a reported bomb threat forced its closure and caused major delays throughout the system during the morning commute.
A man walking on railroad tracks in East Sacramento was hit by a train and killed Friday morning.
Iran confirmed on Friday that it has detained four journalists, including a reporter for The Washington Post and two freelance photographers, but did not disclose details about why they were being held.
A minor league baseball manager in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has done his part to spread prostate cancer awareness — he had a prostate cancer exam before a field packed with baseball fans.
Now that they're empty-nesters, Ron Howard and his wife have sold their nest straddling the New York and Connecticut state line for $27.5 million.
Transportation officials are warning that a road closure near Los Angeles International Airport will cause heavy traffic and delays this weekend.
A former FBI employee and his wife have pleaded guilty to bank fraud, admitting that they scammed two financial institutions out of more than $80,000.
High pressure over the western portion of the country is expected to send temperatures upward starting Friday with a high of 100 degrees forecast for Sacramento.
This week, NFL teams are reporting to training camp sites around the country and beginning to practice.
A mother charged with leaving two toddlers in a car while she gambled at a Northern California casino has been ordered held by a judge who deemed her a flight risk.
Police say children at a summer camp found a loaded shotgun hidden under a Santa Rosa elementary school building.