By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Iraq war veteran accused in the September 19 breach of the White House pleaded not guilty on Wednesday in federal court. The court ordered a mental competency review for Omar Gonzalez, who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, but defense lawyers opposed the evaluation. Gonzalez's lawyer, David Bos, said his client was mentally competent and did not need an evaluation. He said he has become increasingly confident in his client's competency. Gonzalez was captured inside the White House on Sept. ...
The CHP reports the vehicle may have been traveling 100 mph when it crashed and caught fire.
A firefighter confronted an intruder who broke into a Butte County fire station early Wednesday
Students and school staff in Tehama County will accept "Rachel's Challenge," a commitment to spread random acts of kindness and compassion.
Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 270 on Tuesday which will ban all single-use plastic bags from grocery stores and department stores starting next year. Pharmacies and convenience stores will not be affected until 2016.
Penguins star Sidney Crosby will make preseason debut Wednesday night, though fellow center Evgeni Malkin remains out.
Steve Smith blasted Carolina GM David Gettleman during a radio interview Wednesday, criticizing the manner in which he was released by the Panthers earlier this year.
Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is in no mood to discuss his future with Lions.
Paul Molitor is expected to meet with the Minnesota Twins about their vacant managerial job, the Star Tribune reported.