Category Archives: Local News

California is Experiencing a Crime ‘Tsunami,’ DA Says

A condemned inmate is led out of his east block cell on death row at San Quentin State Prison, in San Quentin, Calif. on Mar.…

California is Experiencing a Crime ‘Tsunami’: Sacramento DA

A condemned inmate is led out of his east block cell on death row at San Quentin State Prison, in San Quentin, Calif. on Mar.…

Michigan Petition Circulator Charged With Second Offense as Jury Trial Is Postponed

Electors from the GOP are denied entry to the Michigan Capital as the Electors from the Democratic Party cast their ballot in Lansing, Mich., on…

241 Illegal Aliens Charged in Arizona in June

ICE officers apprehend fugitive criminal illegal immigrants for alleged involvement in the illegal narcotics trade, in Boston, Mass., on Nov. 4, 2019. (Courtesy of ICE)

Small Business Group Calls on Nevada Governor to End Federal Unemployment Benefits

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference on the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building in…

Western Wildfires: Crews Make Progress on Huge Oregon Blaze

People stand behind the fire line as the flames spread through dry grasses at the Steptoe Canyon Fire in Colton, Wash., on July 22, 2021.…

Replacement of Minneapolis Police Department on November Ballot

Police gather en masse as protests continue at the Minneapolis 3rd Police Precinct in Minneapolis, Minn., on May 27, 2020. (Carlos Gonzalez/Star Tribune via AP)

Replacement of Minneapolis Police Department on November Ballot

Police gather en masse as protests continue at the Minneapolis 3rd Police Precinct in Minneapolis, Minn., on May 27, 2020. (Carlos Gonzalez/Star Tribune via AP)

Homelessness, Housing, Top Newport Mayor’s Priorities

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—Newport Beach Mayor Brad Avery gave his 2021 State of the City July 21 during Speak Up Newport’s annual mayor’s reception. Avery took the podium before a sold-out crowd of about 400 guests that included current and former city

Critics of Billion Dollar California Capitol Project Want More Transparency

The California state Capitol building in downtown Sacramento, California on Oct. 9, 2003. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)