Sacramento's hometown hero Anthony Sadler walks across the stage to receive his diploma from Sacramento State. The 24-year-old is among a trio of friends from the Sacramento area who stopped a terror attack on a French train two years ago. Sadler, Spencer Stone and Alek Skarlatos subdued a heavily armed gunman on the train from Amsterdam to Paris on August 21, 2015.
Mark Zuckerberg released video on May 18, 2017, of the moment when he learned he had been accepted into Harvard University, where he would later develop and found Facebook. His father filmed the moment, and Zuckerberg said he released the video ahead of his return to Harvard to receive his honorary degree.
Josh Costa, principal of Thomas Kelly Elementary School in Carmichael, found a way to help motivate students and ease their anxiety as they prepared for annual state assessment testing on Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
UC Davis has invited students to participate in a contest to design and furnish the living room and study in the public area of the 7,779-square-foot chancellor's residence. Much of the home is empty after former Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi resigned and moved out last year.
Students from regional high schools and youth programs compete in the 31st annual Design Build Competition, where they build tiny structures from scratch in the parking lot of Cosumnes River College today and tomorrow.
University of California President Janet Napolitano on May 2, 2017 told a legislative committee that her office should not have taken actions that made it appear it was interfering in an audit. Video courtesy of the California Channel.
Eric Hardin, a student at Burbank High School, gets help from Sacramento police Officer Tracy Joseph for his promposal to Marshae Jackson. Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg and police union head Tim Davis wonder if more positive interactions such as this should be shown on video to balance out controversial footage.
Substitute teacher Veronica Luther, 25, said she was startled when a rat lurking in her empty math classroom at John F. Kennedy High School in Sacramento came at her on a dead run Monday, April 17, 2017. Here's the rodent sitting on a seat in the corner of the room, then scurrying across the floor, and finally up the wall.