• Person of interest in midtown, East Sacramento prowling cases caught on camera By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    PERSON OF INTEREST IN MIDTOWN, EAST SACRAMENTO PROWLING CASES CAUGHT ON CAMERA

    Sacramento police have released photos Monday of a person of interest in connection with prowling cases dating back months.

  • Utility to pay $2B settlement in deadly 2018 California fire By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    UTILITY TO PAY $2B SETTLEMENT IN DEADLY 2018 CALIFORNIA FIRE

    Southern California Edison will pay $2.2 billion to settle insurance claims from a deadly, destructive wildfire sparked by its equipment...

  • Ex-utility employee gets prison for California fraud scheme By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    EX-UTILITY EMPLOYEE GETS PRISON FOR CALIFORNIA FRAUD SCHEME

    A former Pacific Gas & Electric employee was sentenced Monday to nearly two years in prison for his role in a kickback scheme to secure...

  • EDD fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    EDD FRAUD TOPS $11 BILLION; COULD BE MORE, DEPARTMENT SAYS

    The amount of fraud paid out by the California Employment Development Department, or EDD, is over $11 billion. That number comes from...

  • Newsom's motives questioned in lifting stay-at-home orders By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    NEWSOM'S MOTIVES QUESTIONED IN LIFTING STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS

    Gov. Newsom lifted stay-at-home orders across the state on Monday. But that did not stop criticism from Republican state lawmakers,...

    Republicans
  • Business owners happy, cautious as San Joaquin County exits stay-at-home order By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    BUSINESS OWNERS HAPPY, CAUTIOUS AS SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY EXITS STAY-AT-HOME ORDER

    The state of California lifted its regional stay-at-home order Monday, which paved the way for businesses in San Joaquin County to...

  • Sacramento County GOP calls to remove member affiliated with Proud Boys By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    SACRAMENTO COUNTY GOP CALLS TO REMOVE MEMBER AFFILIATED WITH PROUD BOYS

    The Sacramento County Republican Party wants to remove one of its recently elected members who is also affiliated with the Proud Boys....

    Republicans, Election
  • EDD backlog and fraud timeline: How we got here By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    EDD BACKLOG AND FRAUD TIMELINE: HOW WE GOT HERE

    The problems with California's Unemployment Department date back farther than just 2020

  • Man dies after getting shot, crashing into power pole, Sacramento sheriff says By KCRA   -   Jan 26, 2021

    MAN DIES AFTER GETTING SHOT, CRASHING INTO POWER POLE, SACRAMENTO SHERIFF SAYS

    A man died after he was shot and later crashed into a utility pole in the Florin area of Sacramento County, officials said.

  • A cold start to Tuesday By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    A COLD START TO TUESDAY

    Tuesday will get off to a cold start. A storm will bring wind and rain starting Tuesday night.

  • California man blasts Texas 'dystopia' in op-ed after moving to Austin By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    CALIFORNIA MAN BLASTS TEXAS 'DYSTOPIA' IN OP-ED AFTER MOVING TO AUSTIN

    Brett Alder recounted his Lone Star State experience, which the sales executive called an "expensive mistake," in a colorful opinion...

  • White House recommits to getting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    WHITE HOUSE RECOMMITS TO GETTING HARRIET TUBMAN ON $20 BILL

    The Biden administration says it is "exploring ways to speed up" release of $20 bills featuring Harriet Tubman after the Trump administration...

  • California's EDD backlog is near peak levels; More than 941K waiting for jobless benefits By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    CALIFORNIA'S EDD BACKLOG IS NEAR PEAK LEVELS; MORE THAN 941K WAITING FOR JOBLESS BENEFITS

    Number of claims stuck in backlog is nearly 1 million people again

  • Proposal would extend California eviction rule through June By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    PROPOSAL WOULD EXTEND CALIFORNIA EVICTION RULE THROUGH JUNE

    California would extend eviction protections through the end of June while using federal money to pay off up to 80% of most tenants'...

  • Deputies search for inmate who escaped Butte County jail By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    DEPUTIES SEARCH FOR INMATE WHO ESCAPED BUTTE COUNTY JAIL

    The Butte County Sheriff's Office is looking for an inmate who was able to slip past an open door and escape the county jail.

  • Stay-at-home orders lifted for all California regions By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS LIFTED FOR ALL CALIFORNIA REGIONS

    Stay-at-home orders for all regions across California have been lifted, the California Department of Public Health said Monday.

    Health
  • Gov. Newsom to hold COVID-19 briefing By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    GOV. NEWSOM TO HOLD COVID-19 BRIEFING

    Gov. Gavin Newsom is scheduled to hold a COVID-19 briefing at noon Monday with the latest on the state's response to the coronavirus...

  • 40-year-old man killed in Stockton shooting, police say By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    40-YEAR-OLD MAN KILLED IN STOCKTON SHOOTING, POLICE SAY

    Stockton police say they are investigating a Sunday shooting that left a 40-year-old man dead.

  • Low Snow Tapers, Bigger Storm Midweek By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    LOW SNOW TAPERS, BIGGER STORM MIDWEEK

    Snow showers will linger in Sierra today. Cold tonight with widespread temps in 20s. Storm arrives Tuesday night into Wednesday with...

  • More chances for Stanislaus County residents to get COVID-19 vaccine this week By KCRA   -   Jan 25, 2021

    MORE CHANCES FOR STANISLAUS COUNTY RESIDENTS TO GET COVID-19 VACCINE THIS WEEK

    People in Stanislaus County will have another chance to get their COVID-19 vaccinations this week.