A suspect in three Bay Area murders was arrested Tuesday night in Coos Bay, Ore., the U.S. Marshals Service said Wednesday.
Agriculture officials have warned that horses in Canada and at least five Western states have contracted a fatal equine virus after attending a national competition in Utah.
Jeanette Pohlen scored 20 points, Kayla Pederson had 13 points and 10 rebounds and second-ranked Stanford clinched its 11th straight Pac-10 title with a 99-60 victory over Oregon on Saturday.
Josh Owens had a career-high 31 points with 11 rebounds, and Stanford prevented what would have been its longest losing streak in 18 years with an 88-71 victory against Oregon on Saturday.
Allen Crabbe scored 26 points, Markhuri Sanders-Frison added 16 and Cal overcame a slow start to beat Oregon State 87-76 Saturday.
President Barack Obama named Intel CEO Paul Otellini to lead a new advisory council on promoting economic growth and job creation.
Markhuri Sanders-Frison and Allen Crabbe scored 18 points apiece to help California win its third straight Pac-10 game and deny Oregon a rare Bay Area sweep with an 85-77 victory on Saturday.
Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck has been named a finalist for the Heisman Trophy and will be joined by a pair of national championship hopefuls.
Thanks to a tough nonconference schedule and a tightly packed bunch of similarly talented teams, the Pac-10 is struggling to fill its bowl allotment and more than half the conference could finish with losing records.
Andrew Luck threw four touchdown passes to set a single-season school record and No. 7 Stanford stated its case for a berth in the Bowl Championship Series by beating Oregon State 38-0 Saturday night.