A sleeping Central Valley mother has apparently rolled over and killed her newborn boy asleep in the same bed.
Authorities say one person is dead and at least six people were hurt when the driver of sport utility vehicle packed with passengers lost control of the SUV and it crashed on a Modesto roadway.
An 18-year-old Modesto high school student is back together with her former boyfriend and 41-year-old teacher, days after his arrest on charges of sexual assault against another underage student in 1998.
California lawmakers have rejected a bill that would have made it a felony for teachers to date their students, even if they are over 18.
Police say the suspected killer of a sheriff’s deputy and a locksmith during an eviction in Modesto was heavily armed and prepared to do battle with authorities.
A body has been found inside the fire-gutted Modesto apartment where a suspect had barricaded himself after fatally shooting two people, including a sheriff’s deputy.
A Modesto weightlifter says he accidentally shot himself by dropping a dumbbell on a bullet.
Large flames came up from a Modesto apartment building Thursday night where a suspect was believed holed up following the shooting deaths of a deputy and a civilian.
The mother of an alleged victim of former Modesto high school teacher James Hooker spoke out against him on Tuesday night and said she hopes her daughter’s actions help put a stop to him.
The former Modesto high school teacher accused of sexual assault with a minor 14 years ago was apparently making plans to leave the country with his current student turned lover, according to prosecutors.