Four people were killed, including three from Oakland, in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 50 in Placerville on Sunday, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
A crash on Highway 50 near Placerville has killed four people and injured five others.
Experts say the flaming meteor, dating to the early formation of the solar system 4 to 5 billion years ago, was probably about the size of a minivan when it entered the Earth’s atmosphere with a loud boom early Sunday.
A Navy tradition caught up with the repeal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” rule on Wednesday when two women sailors became the first to share the coveted “first kiss” on the pier after one of them returned from 80 days at sea.
A Northern California man and his teenage girlfriend, who once compared themselves to Romeo and Juliet, are facing prison for killing the girl’s mother.
A former animal research technician was sentenced Friday to 44 years in prison for killing a Yale graduate student from Placerville, shortly before what was to be her wedding day in 2009.
A 26-year-old Connecticut man has been sentenced to 44 years for killing a Yale graduate student from Northern California, days before her wedding.
A former animal research technician has pleaded guilty to murder and attempted sexual assault in the 2009 killing of a Yale University graduate student.
A janitor pleaded not guilty to murder Friday in the death of a Placerville school principal.
A school janitor told investigators he went home and got a gun before returning to an elementary school and killing the principal who had fired him several hours earlier.