A 77-year-old man was found dead in his mobile home amid triple-digit temperatures in California’s San Joaquin Valley in the first reported death blamed on a weeklong statewide heat wave, authorities said Wednesday.
Officials with a Central California drug task force say they’ve seized hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine in a raid of a San Joaquin Valley home.
State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.
This comes after a mother, stepfather and babysitter were arrested after another child in the family showed signs of physical abuse.
A sleeping Central Valley mother has apparently rolled over and killed her newborn boy asleep in the same bed.
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.
After 50,000 hens were found starving to death at a Central Valley ranch, two rescue groups said they will save some of the birds.
An estimated 50,000 hens are dead or will be euthanized after authorities found them starving on a chicken ranch in Central California on Wednesday.
Authorities were searching for the mother of a dead infant whose body was found in a trash bin at a Stanislaus County gas station.
After 36 years on the run, a felon convicted of robbing and killing a San Francisco bartender who escaped custody in 1975 has been arrested.