Chiang's play, an ode to black fathers, hope for Firebaugh, and a fight over privacy
Students in these overwhelmingly Hispanic west-side towns, if not getting their education in Firebaugh, must travel about 50 miles one way to attend Fresno City College or Fresno State. The Firebaugh campus is their lifeline – and their launching ...
The forgotten soldiers: Trump isn't keeping his promises to veterans—and they're starting to notice
Sacramento News & Review
Gomez had brought the wars home with him. After suffering another attack when he saw Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps candidates in passing while on a drive in Chico, Gomez sought help at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs mental health clinic ...
Mars makes $9.1bn bet on growing US pet market
Mars is to acquire one of North America's largest providers of veterinary services for $9.1bn including debt, as the family-held M&Ms-to-Whiskas conglomerate seeks a bigger share of the growing US petcare market. Mars, the second-biggest seller of pet ...
The Conversation US
How a travel ban could worsen doctor shortages in US hospitals and threaten primary care
The Conversation US
A key argument used by the States of Washington and Minnesota was the negative impact of the ban on higher education, but an important corollary is the impact on medical care in the U.S. While the world waits for a final decision on the matter ...
Gov. Jerry Brown OKs plan for earthquake early-warning system
RANCHO CORDOVA – Californians will begin getting warnings of impending earthquakes through their cellphones, radios and other devices within the next year or two as the state ramps up a lifesaving early warning system, emergency management officials ...
California Early Earthquake Alerts Could Begin Within 2 Years
Risk of big earthquake on San Andreas fault rises after quake swarm at Salton Sea
Earthquakes in the Brawley Seismic Zone: Updated 10/06/2016 - USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
Aerojet Rocketdyne Awarded US Navy Contract to Mature Power and Energy Management Systems for Underwater ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc., a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD), has received a $1.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to mature the demonstration capabilities of a ...
Is America on the verge of another DUST BOWL? Scientists say climate change could lead to a repeat of the ...
'We expected to find the system much more resilient because 30 percent of production is now irrigated in the United States, and because we've abandoned corn production in more severely drought-stricken places such as Oklahoma and west Texas,' Elliott ...
Top French Air Force team salutes US with Mather performance
Flying in formations featuring eight jets, the top French Air Force demonstration team delighted hundreds of Sacramento-area speculators Saturday. The 20-minute show over Rancho Cordova's Mather Field was the only West Coast stop for Patrouille de ...
Afghan refugees given a leg up in finding Sacramento area jobs
The Sacramento region's building industry is experiencing a severe labor shortage. Meanwhile, Ahmad Mherjo and other Afghan refugees are struggling to find work here, after risking their lives to help U.S. forces in their homeland. The North State ...
Helping homeless veterans: Mather Veterans Village offers a second chance
Vercelli, who joined the US Navy when he was 18 years old, served as a mechanic. His time in the military gave him the chance to travel outside the United States to many parts of Asia. Though when he was injured in a car accident, he was unable to ...