California State Capitol Shut Down After COVID-19 Outbreak, Assemblywoman Tests PositiveA coronavirus outbreak in the California Legislature has indefinitely delayed the state Assembly’s return to work from a scheduled summer recess. On Monday, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke tweeted she had a "mask to mask" exposure on June 29 and tested positive on July 4.
Rising Sacramento Rapper Bris Killed In Weekend ShootingAn up-and-coming rapper named Bris has been identified as the person who died after a shooting in south Sacramento over the weekend
Christopher Columbus Statue To Be Removed From Capitol Rotunda In SacramentoCalifornia legislative leaders announced Tuesday that the statue of Queen Isabella and Christopher Columbus in the Capitol Rotunda will be removed.
Statue of California Pioneer John Sutter Removed After VandalismA statue commemorating one of California's most prominent historical figures has been removed from outside a Sacramento hospital.
Report: Golden State Killer To Plead Guilty To Avoid Death PenaltyLawyers involved in the Golden State Killer trail may have reached a deal that will find suspect Joseph James DeAngelo pleading guilty to 88 charges of murder, rape and other crimes in order to avoid the death penalty, according to published reports.
Fire Crews Make Progress On Fast-Growing Grant Fire In SacramentoFire crews in Sacramento County were making some headway on a fast-moving, wind-driven grass fire burning in east Sacramento County Friday.
California Lawmakers Agree To Close $54.3 Billion Budget GapCalifornia’s Legislative leaders on Wednesday rejected billions of dollars in budget cuts to public schools and health care services that Gov. Gavin Newsom had proposed, setting up a fight with the governor over how to close the state’s estimated $54.3 billion budget deficit.
Hundreds Rally Outside State Capitol to Protest Stay-at-Home OrderHundreds of protesters rallied outside the state Capitol on Saturday to demand that Gov. Gavin Newsom lift his restrictions on business, religious gatherings and other activities.
Sacramento Residents Arrested After 5 Children Found Riding In Wood Box In Back Of Pickup TruckThree Sacramento residents are under arrest after five children were found riding unrestrained in a make-shift wooden box in the bed of a pickup truck near the California-Arizona border
Coronavirus Update: Newsom Projects $18 Billion Revenue Shortfall For K-12, Community CollegesInstead of $3 billion more in funding next year, officials from Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration are now projecting possibly $18 billion less over two years for K-12 and community colleges.
California State Fair Canceled for 1st Time Since World War IIThe Cal Expo board of directors voted unanimously to cancel the 2020 edition of the state fair on Friday over coronavirus concerns.
Gov. Newsom To 'Open California' Protesters: 'Practice Physical Distancing'As a group of protesters descended on the California State Capitol Monday to protest the ongoing stay-at-home order, Gov. Gavin Newsom urged people to continue social distancing.
Sacramento Man Pleads Guilty To Impersonating FBI AgentA Sacramento resident pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating an FBI agent earlier this year at a Sacramento hotel, authorities said.
Federal Judges Refuse To Order Release Of CA Prison Inmates During COVID-19 PandemicFederal judges refused to order California to free 1000s of prisoners to ease crowded conditions that attorneys likened to a “tinderbox” ready to ignite with the rapid spread of the coronavirus,
State Senate Leader: California Legislature Won't Reconvene April 13A leader of the California Senate says the Legislature will not reconvene on April 13 because of the COVID-19 outbreak.