| Dec 4, 2010
Sacramento Metro District Firefighters are investigating a fatal mobile home fire in North Higlands.
Just before 6 p.m. dispatch received a call about a mobile home on fire in the 4800 block of Liberty Bell Lane.
When firefighters arrived, they say...
| Dec 4, 2010
"She was my best friend, my next-door-neighbor," said Chere Briesemeister, about her friend, who died in a mobile home fire Saturday evening.
"The interior suffered heavy fire damage in the living room, dining room, kitchen area," Sac Metro Asst. Fire...
| Jul 9, 2010
| 12:15 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- The body of one of two missing Hungarians was recovered Friday from the Delaware River near where a 250-foot barge collided with a stalled amphibious sightseeing boat. A second body was later spotted during salvage operations but has not...
| Jan 18, 2011
Wendell "Bud" Hurlbut, who helped turn Knott's Berry Farm into a modern amusement park by designing and building two of its signature attractions, the Calico Mine Ride and the Timber Mountain Log Ride, has died. He was 92.
Hurlbut died Jan. 5 at his home...
| Sep 23, 2010
| 2:39 AM
Sometimes it is a pain simply driving to Philadelphia from our area. The traffic, the congestion, the 2 hour trek. Imagine not driving, actually running the 100 miles. That is what two men are doing to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network at...
| Feb 20, 2011
In school, I was taught that George Washington could not tell a lie, but I never knew that he owned more than 300 slaves.
I learned that lesson in December, when I visited the new President's House and its exhibit, "Freedom and Slavery in Making a New...
| Feb 20, 2011
| 8:40 AM
THE BEST WAY TO PHILADELPHIA
WHAT TO DO
President's House, 314-321 Market St., http://www.nps.gov/inde/historyculture/the-presidents-house.htm.
Liberty Bell Center, 501 Market St., .
Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut St.; (877) 444-6777, http://www....
| Jul 3, 2011
Whether you're shopping at Tiffany, contemplating the Liberty Bell, hiking in Yosemite National Park or throwing dice inLas Vegas, odds are good you'll meet an international tourist enjoying America alongside you.
New York, Florida, California, Nevada...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 5:02 AM
Reporting from Philadelphia --
The movies' Rocky Balboa may be Philadelphia's most celebrated fighter, but this city's greatest rivalry is between two South Philly cheese-steak joints that may rival the Liberty Bell for iconic status: Pat's and Geno's....
| Jul 10, 2011
Paul Revere was captured on April 18, 1775, before he could warn the residents of Concord, Mass., that the British were coming. (He did make it to Lexington, Mass.)
No Revolutionary War battle was ever fought at Valley Forge, Pa., even though Gen. George...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Residents throughout the state have been invited to help state legislators craft a new law as part of a competition designed to increase participation in government.
State Sen. Anthony Williams, D-Philadelphia, has launched a “There Oughta Be a...