Modesto Denies Permit for 'Straight Pride' RallyA city of Modesto spokesman said the permit for a Straight Pride rally was denied over safety concerns, because the group lost its liability insurance and the parks department determined the event wasn't consistent with park use.
Wayward Dog Found In Michigan Reunited With Owner At SFOAn emotional reunion at SFO Tuesday night after a wayward dog who was found thousands of miles away in Michigan was returned to his Modesto owner.
Wayward Dog Belonging To California Family Found In MichiganA wayward dog belonging to a California family will soon be coming home, after he was found thousands of miles away in Michigan.
2 Critically Hurt In Modesto Bar Shooting During 420 Music FestivalPolice say a man and a woman were critically injured during a shooting over the weekend at a packed Modesto bar.
Stockton, Modesto 'Super' Commutes Of 90+ Minutes Lead Nation AgainFor another year, the Stockton and Modesto areas on the outskirts of the Bay Areaonce again lead the country in the percentage of so-called "super commuters."
Slain Newman Officer Singh Called 'American Hero' at Funeral in ModestoAt a funeral held for Cpl. Ronil Singh, mourners remembered the 33-year-old officer as a hard-working immigrant and a hero who made the ultimate sacrifice for his adopted country.
Couple Arrested For Murder Of Man Found Buried In Modesto BackyardA man and a woman have been arrested for the murder of the man whose remains were discovered last week by a woman attempting to bury her dead pet in her backyard.
Body Discovered Buried In Modesto BackyardA homeowner digging a grave for a pet in the backyard of their Modesto home made a gruesome discovery Saturday -- a decomposing human body.
'On My Knees In Praise'; Abducted Modesto Boy Found Safe In Dublin A desperate search for a six-year-old boy who was ripped from his mother's arms and abducted by his father has ended with his discovery in Dublin.
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.