Sacramento Regional Transit will aggressively expand its on-demand bus service over the next year, with new shuttles around the county, including the downtown and the central city where the on-demand buses likely will compete with Uber and other ridesharing companies for customers.
Rail officials say more people have trespassed on train tracks in the last year, forcing engineers at times to hit the brakes to avoid a possible crash. That's left trains loaded with commuters or freight grinding to a halt in the middle of nowhere.
Take a look back at the development, construction and opening of Interstate 5, the freeway that transformed downtown Sacramento. Photos are from the Center for Sacramento History - taken by Bee photographers - and the Caltrans archives.
A man was fatally shot by authorities early Friday, April 6, 2018, in Marysville after leading officers on a vehicle chase, then shooting a law enforcement K-9, the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department reports.
More than a million undocumented immigrants have received California driver's licenses from the State of California, the Department of Motor Vehicles announced Wednesday. The state has been issuing licenses to the immigrants since 2015.
The number of vehicle thefts in California headed downward by 6.2 percent in 2017, following two years of increases. However, many smaller rural counties experienced an increase in the number of thefts., according to California Highway Patrol statistics.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced Monday, April 2, 2018, he will revoke Obama-era rules on fuel efficiency and greenhouse gases. That sets up a potential fight with California and Governor Jerry Brown.
Sacramento plans to build the Del Rio bike and recreation trail through South Land Park, on an old rail corridor. Rail buffs contend the city must not rip out any rails, which they say are a historic cultural heritage.
California Department of Motor Vehicles officials say they plan to review the cause of an Arizona pedestrian fatality Sunday night involving an autonomous Uber vehicle, but indicated they have no plans as of now to delay next month's planned testing of robot cars.