Stockton, Modesto Lead Nation In 'Super Commuters'Two Central Valley communities on the outskirts of the Bay Area lead the nation in so-called "super commuters," those who travel 90 minutes or more to work.
Fleeing Suspect Slams Through Medocino Police Car; Officer Seriously InjuredA Modesto police officer was seriously injured early Tuesday when a suspect fleeing the California Highway Patrol slammed through his patrol car, nearly shearing it in half.
Man Shoots Mom In Head After Argument Over Broken Video Game HeadsetPolice have arrested a man they say fatally shot his mother after an argument that erupted as he was playing a video game.
3 Kids Could Face Charges After Arson At Modesto Elementary SchoolInvestigators are saying arson is to blame for a late December fire that caused $1.5 million in damage to a Modesto elementary school.
Young Boys Gunned Down In Modesto Drive-By ShootingA 5-year-old was killed and a 6-year-old boy wounded in weekend drive-by shooting in a Modesto neighborhood.
Modesto School Suspends 5-Year-Old Boy For 'Terroristic' ThreatThe parents of a 5-year-old boy in central California say their son's school suspended him for a day for allegedly making a "terroristic" threat.
Two Arrested In Santa Clara Teen SlayingTwo men wanted in the slaying of a San Jose teen have been arrested while hiding out at a Modesto motel, authorities announced Monday.
Sheriff's Deputy, Officer Killed In Modesto Car CrashA sheriff's deputy and a community service officer have died in Modesto when the patrol car they were riding in struck a building and caught fire.
Ann Coulter Speaks In Modesto After Canceling Speech In BerkeleyAnn Coulter spoke in Modesto on Friday evening after cancelling her public speech in Berkeley.
Alaska Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing In ModestoAn Alaska Airlines flight headed from Sacramento to San Diego was forced to make an unexpected landing after a warning light indicated a possible fire in the plane's cargo area.
Modesto Mom, Fiancé Arrested On Suspicion Of Torturing, Killing 3-Year-Old SonPolice say they have arrested the mother of a 3-year-old boy and her fiancé on suspicion they tortured and killed the boy.
Black Friday Brawl Breaks Out At Modesto MallCellphones were rolling when a large brawl broke out at a Central Valley mall during Black Friday shopping.