High-Speed Board Approves Central Valley Section; Fresno Assemblyman Says Authority Has Gone Off The Rails
Plans to build a $ 68 billion high-speed rail system in California took a big step forward as the state’s high-speed rail board approved a route for a key segment of the project that stretches from Fresno to Bakersfield.
Authorities say that a man charged with carrying out nine contract killings in Central California has confessed that he actually killed 40 people over several decades.
A Central California man convicted of pointing a high-powered laser at a police helicopter was sentenced Monday to spend 14 years in federal prison, a term prosecutors believe to be among the region’s longest for such a crime.
A CHP officer in Oakland remembers his fallen colleague who died in a highway accident on Monday.
Authorities have identified a woman and 4 children killed in a fiery Central Valley crash after another driver ran a stop sign.
Two California Highway Patrol officers died Monday morning in a chain reaction crash on southbound highway 99, at Bethel Avenue near Kingsburg.
A Fresno man was arrested Thursday afternoon after getting into a physical altercation with an officer in downtown Palo Alto, police said Friday.
A 32-year-old man who is a University of San Francisco student was reported missing Monday after his family told police they hadn’t heard from him in more than three weeks, San Francisco police said.
The air in California’s Central Valley is so bad that even healthy people are urged to stay indoors. A haze of fine particles has cloaked the skies from Stockton to Bakersfield.
Police say two men were injured in a shooting at house party in Fresno after a San Francisco 49ers fan was taunted by fans of the Seattle Seahawks.