California

Keep California libraries alive

Reading skills so poor they cannot complete a simple job application: That describes 23 percent of adult Californians (whose native language is English). Fortunately, our Californ ...

Clean up after breath tests

A bicycle ride on the various roads and neighborhoods throughout Placer County shows the rider that (law enforcement is) curbing the constant problem of suspected and possible drun ...

‘Bad Hair Bandit’ appears in court

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A woman the FBI believes robbed as many as 20 banks throughout the West worked as a nurse at an Idaho state prison where she likely met the convicted forger w ...

Ask the DMV: Want to pass that driving test? Check out YouTube

Q: My son saw a series of videos at school that showed the most common reasons why people fail the drive test. She said the DMV produced them. Are they available online? A: Yes &m ...

Updated: Woman plunges from Auburn building onto car

A woman who minutes before had said she wanted to go to heaven plummeted Thursday from the roof of a building in Downtown Auburn, landing on a car. The woman's fall was witnessed b ...