SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Over a dozen school projects were onboard the U.S. supply rocket that exploded shortly after liftoff from a Virginia launch pad, but a group of California students will have another shot at getting their project - containing live worms - into space. The project, developed by students at the Urban Promise Academy middle school in Oakland, would have sent the worms to the International Space Station to study the effects of space on composting, Oakland School District spokesman Troy Flint said on Wednesday. ...
Dave Stornetta, 59, was located by an Air Shasta helicopter Tuesday evening. Stornetta had been missing since he failed to meet up with his son for lunch last Wednesday.
Rice production across the northern Sacramento Valley is expected to drop by at least 35 to 40 percent from last year, due to California’s historic drought.
The Paradise Police Department is looking for April Grous, 35, who was reported missing on Monday, October 27.
The Anderson Police Department responded to a vehicle burglary Wednesday, and caught the suspect later that same day while on an unrelated call.
Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle cracked jokes and acted flippantly while being booked in the Frisco, Texas, city jail following his Oct. 13 arrest for shoplifting, footage obtained by CBS affiliate KTVT shows.
Madison Bumgarner capped off a splendid October by earning World Series MVP honors Wednesday night.
Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
Phil Jackson summed up the New York Knicks' 24-point season-opening loss to the Chicago Bulls succinctly late Wednesday night.