MEXICO CITY (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.
CAL FIRE and the California Army National Guard were among nine state agencies conducting joint water rescue training exercises on Thursday at the Thermalito Afterbay near Afterbay's Larkin Road launch ramp.
Tests on Interstate 5 Thursday afternoon will gather information about the crash that killed 10 people in Glenn County last week.
A man in Glenn County was taken to the hospital by helicopter after he suffered serious burns.
A thief ripped off more than $1,200 worth of snowboarding gear and personal information out of two cars parked in a Redding owner's driveway. What the suspect didn't see was the surveillance camera mounted on the home where the cars were parked.
The latest news about Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig's perilous escape from Cuba has taken his relationship with manager Don Mattingly into new territory.
Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb was released Thursday from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban considers the sale price of approximately $550 million for the Milwaukee Bucks to be a bargain, suggesting the true value of NBA franchises is north of $1 billion.
Football players at Minnesota State, Mankato, say they are ready to practice under reinstated coach Todd Hoffner.