A 20-year-old defendant charged as an accomplice in the brutal 2011 murder of a Concord woman has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge and sentenced to time served and was set to be released from prison Tuesday.
Three people have died in a crash on an off-ramp of northbound Interstate Highway 680 in Benicia Tuesday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.
Six people, including an infant, were rescued from Southampton Bay near Benicia Sunday night after a kayak overturned during a fishing trip.
A new report puts into writing a plan for Valero to bring two trains per day of crude oil in and out of its Benicia refinery.
A 3-year-old child was injured in a fall from a window in Benicia on Friday evening, according to fire officials.
A Benicia school teacher has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of furnishing marijuana at an after-hours employee potluck dinner in November.
The connecter between I-680 and I-780 was closed in both directions until shortly after 3 a.m., disrupting traffic coming to and from the Benicia-Martinez Bridge.
SWAT teams in Benicia were searching for a suspect who ran from a highway crash and might be connected to an earlier shooting on Interstate Highway 780, a police spokesman said.
On the day a Bay Area state senator was voicing concerns over the transport of crude oil by rail, the Valero refinery in Benicia has announced at a community meeting it wants to do just that.
A Benicia man suspected of fatally shooting a man in Rodeo Sunday morning has been arrested.