Mayors Vow to Launch Guaranteed Income Programs Across USA growing number of mayors across the country support giving cash to low-income families with no restrictions on how they can spend it — part of a growing movement to establish a guaranteed minimum income to combat poverty and systemic racism.
Oldest Living United States Marine Celebrates 105th Birthday in StocktonNot even a pandemic could quash the birthday bash for Maj. Bill White, believed to be the oldest living U.S. Marine, who celebrated turning 105 at his home in Stockton on Friday.
Mayor Schaaf Launching Universal Basic Income Pilot Program To Help Low-Income Oakland ResidentsLow-income Oakland residents may be getting some much-needed cash every month to help make ends meet during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Newsom Says State Should Prepare For Protest-Driven Spike In Coronavirus PandemicGov. Gavin Newsom said Thursday California should prepare for higher rates of positive tests because of both the ongoing protests and the reopening of businesses now underway.
Fire Crews Battling Massive Fire At Stockton Tomato Processing Plant Battling soaring temperatures and towering flames, firefighters fought a 3-alarm blaze Tuesday that erupted among pile of plastic pallets at a Stockton tomato processing plant.
Deputies Conduct Second Raid At SoCal Home Of Kristin Smart's ClassmateFor the second time in the past three months, authorities searched a San Pedro home belonging to a person of interest in the 1996 San Luis Obispo disappearance of Kristin Smart.
Woman Attacks Stockton Restaurant Employees Over Cheese Steak SandwichesA woman who apparently didn’t like the cheese steak sandwiches she ordered from a Stockton eatery was arrested after allegedly attacking restaurant employees Monday evening.
104-Year-Old Stockton Marine Surprised by Thousands of Valentine CardsThe daughter of a 104-year-old World War II veteran in Stockton went on social media to ask if people would send her father 104 Valentine's Day cards. He ended up getting tens of thousands.
Tracy Mayor Suggests Busing His City's Homeless To StocktonThe mayor of Tracy, just outside the Bay Area, is facing scrutiny after suggesting the solution to his city’s homeless problem is to bus homeless people to Stockton
'She's Not My Mom': CHP Says Girl's Plea For Help A HoaxA plea for help from from a girl who held up a sign while in a car traveling on a Central Valley highway turned out to be a hoax, authorities said.
Man Arrested for Christmas Day Theft of 3 Military Families' Belongings in StocktonA Central Valley man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a big rig with a 53-foot trailer containing the belongings of military families, the CHP reported Friday.
Nearly 200 Brawling Youth Force Lockdowns at 2 Stockton MallsPolice say two Stockton malls were locked down Thursday evening after a large disturbance involving more than 150 juveniles.
Reward: 10 Canine Social Media Stars Dognapped From Stockton HomeA Stockton woman is offering a reward after someone broke into her home and stole ten French and English bulldogs.
Bloomberg Calls For ‘War On Poverty’ On 1st California TripMichael Bloomberg took his Democratic presidential campaign to California on Wednesday, pledging to launch a “war on poverty” at an event in a city once known as the nation’s foreclosure capital.
Families, Friends Mourn 2 Youths Who Died in Minivan Crash Near StocktonFamily, friends and classmates are remembering two young people who died after a minivan crashed and became submerged in a San Joaquin Delta waterway Friday afternoon.