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Seventeen bodies were removed from a downtown Modesto funeral home Friday after accusations that the business was taking too long to cremate them.
First-time buyers, faithful players and everyone in between are getting in on tonight's record Powerball jackpot. Around Modesto, some bought a single ticket and others hundreds all for a chance at winning $600 million.
After years of fighting a lawsuit over its property, the parishioners of St. Francis Anglican Church in Turlock will close their doors for the final time Sunday and walk to a new beginning a few blocks away.
Retired Sgt. Erik Neuman, testifying Friday in the lawsuit against Sheriff Adam Christianson, said the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department found a way to accommodate his on-the-job injury.
More people are finding jobs these days, but there are still plenty of folks looking. Stanislaus Countys unemployment rate continues to drop, though it remains well above state and national averages.
Markus Sanders and Kianna Weinzheimer do not walk into a competition lightheartedly. For them, it's serious stuff. Maybe that's why they're state champions today.
The NRA and others have made suggestions for protecting schools. All start with the word "if." If schools hired armed personnel, they could shoot the bad guys. If schools hired guards, they could kill the perps. If parents kept guns locked away in gun safes, shooters wouldn't have access to weapons.
An Oregon funeral home in Eugene offers natural burials where the ride to the person's final resting place is on the back of a three-wheeled bicycle.
An ethno-inspired flute and drum tune from Denmark is the bookmakers' favorite to win this year's Eurovision Song Contest, which also features a bizarre opera pop number from Romania and an Armenian rock song written by the guitarist of Black Sabbath.