RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Sacramento

A collection of news and information related to Sacramento published by this site and its partners.

Top Sacramento Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • Southwest Passengers Arrive In Sacramento After Hole In Fuselage Causes Emergency Landing

    Southwest Passengers Arrive In Sacramento After Hole In Fuselage Causes Emergency Landing
    Passengers arrived at the Sacramento International Airport shortly before 9:30pm after waiting in Yuma. "I'm glad to be home. I wanted to get home and hug my children, so it was scary," passenger Brenda Reese said. News crews were also waiting for...
  • PASSINGS: Phyllis Gebauer, Les Guthrie, Freda Koblick, Lee Ames, Brian Haw

    PASSINGS: Phyllis Gebauer, Les Guthrie, Freda Koblick, Lee Ames, Brian Haw
    Phyllis Gebauer Longtime UCLA Extension writing teacher Phyllis Gebauer, 82, a teacher for two decades in the UCLA Extension Writers' Program who recently donated to the program signed first editions by reclusive author Thomas Pynchon, died Wednesday at...
  • John McCracken dies at 76; contemporary artist made geometric sculptures

    John McCracken dies at 76; contemporary artist made geometric sculptures
    John McCracken, an artist whose fusion of painting with geometric sculpture in the mid-1960s came to embody an aesthetic distinctive to postwar Los Angeles, died Friday in New York. He was 76. McCracken had lived in Santa Fe, N.M., since 1994 and,...
  • Vang Pao dies at 81; exiled Hmong general

    Vang Pao dies at 81; exiled Hmong general
    Gen. Vang Pao, the controversial but revered Hmong leader who was a key ally to the United States during the Vietnam War, died Thursday in Clovis, Calif. He was 81. Vang Pao was admitted to a hospital for pneumonia Dec. 26 shortly after his traditional...
  • A. Alan Post dies at 96; longtime California budget analyst

    A. Alan Post dies at 96; longtime California budget analyst
    A. Alan Post, the longtime legislative analyst who watched over the budgets of California governors from Earl Warren to Jerry Brown, has died. He was 96. Post, who also was a well-regarded artist, died March 26 of natural causes at his home in...
  • Richard Steinheimer dies at 81; pre-eminent railroad photographer

    Richard Steinheimer dies at 81; pre-eminent railroad photographer
    Richard Steinheimer, a master of railroad photography whose poetic images documented a half-century of trains and the landscape of the American West, has died. He was 81. Steinheimer died May 4 at his Sacramento home of Alzheimer's disease, said his...
  • John J. Ward dies at 90; L.A. bishop participated in Second Vatican Council

    John J. Ward dies at 90; L.A. bishop participated in Second Vatican Council
    Roman Catholic Bishop John J. Ward of Los Angeles, who had been one of three surviving American bishops who participated in the groundbreaking Second Vatican Council in the early 1960s, died Sunday in Culver City. He was 90. Ward died of complications...
  • Walmart Shooter Brought 13-year-old Girl to Sacramento

    Walmart Shooter Brought 13-year-old Girl to Sacramento
    The forbidden love affair made a brief stop in Sacramento on its way to Sunday’s tragic ending.  Anthony Martinez spent almost a week in the county jail back in mid October; he was arrested with a 13 year old runaway from Salt Lake City.  But,...
  • PASSINGS: Edward G. 'Ted' Jones, David Baldus, Kathryn Tucker Windham

    PASSINGS: Edward G. 'Ted' Jones, David Baldus, Kathryn Tucker Windham
    Edward G. 'Ted' Jones Scientist studied brain anatomy, schizophrenia Dr. Edward G. "Ted" Jones, 72, a former UC Irvine neuroscientist who was an expert on brain anatomy and the causes of schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders, collapsed and...
  • Utah Girl Turns Up In Sacramento After Missing Person's Alert; Man Arrested

    Utah Girl Turns Up In Sacramento After Missing Person's Alert; Man Arrested
    A 13-year-old Utah girl will be reunited with her family later this week after being discovered in Sacramento with a 30-year-old man. According to KSL-TV, 13-year-old Astrid Valdivia of Clearfield, Utah left her family a note saying she was running...
  • War memoir skewers leaders

    War memoir skewers leaders
    Surely Kim Barker is the only foreign correspondent to sum up Afghan President Hamid Karzai as "whiny and conflicted, a combination of Woody Allen, Chicken Little and Jimmy Carter," with a national government that "seemed about as effective as a student...
  • In new insurance model, costs are based on value of the treatment

    In new insurance model, costs are based on value of the treatment
    What if, instead of making a $10 insurance copayment for your cholesterol lowering drug, your employer provided it and other drugs to manage chronic conditions for free? What if your company also paid for weight management and smoking cessation classes?...