A 44-year-old Seaside woman was sentenced Friday to a life sentence without the possibility of parole for the first-degree murder of a dependent adult in …
A human rights activist who was attempting to visit the U.S. from the Philippines last week claims he was supplied with weapons and tortured by federal agents during a 28-hour detention at San Francisco International Airport.
State Sen. Mark Leno Tuesday announced a new try for a law that would sharply limit solitary confinement of youth in California.
Protesters are planning to gather in front of a Concord hotel Thursday night where Karl Rove is scheduled to speak.
A former member of the now-defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery in Oakland was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison for his role in the abduction and torture of two women seven years ago, a spokeswoman for the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office said.