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Can Gavin Newsom put California high-speed rail back on track? It may be up to Trump

It’s survived cost overruns, lengthy delays and a public scolding from the new governor. Now California’s controversial high-speed rail project faces what may be its toughest test yet: presidential opposition.


Sexual Battery At San Joaquin Delta College

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Police are searching for a man who approached a woman at San Joaquin Delta College and grabbed her buttocks. It happened Thursday morning in the Bud 4 parking lot.


California sheriff releases graphic video of deadly police shooting

A man pulled over for a traffic stop, rolled his window down, drew a handgun and opened fire on cops before being fatally shot by a deputy, graphic video released Wednesday by a sheriff's department in Northern California shows.


Lower Stockton Street reopens for first time since 2012

Lower Stockton street will reopen to traffic after nearly seven years of closure due to Central Subway construction. And that’s not just going to open up the roadway to motorists.


BOYS HOOPS: Weston Ranch rallies past Manteca

STOCKTON — Every game during its amazing win streak doubles a tryout of sorts for Weston Ranch. The Cougars made it 29 straight Wednesday when they dusted Manteca 67-53 in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinals.


Stockton man arrested in Lodi parking lot shooting

STOCKTON — An arrest has been made in a daytime shooting that occurred in a Lodi shopping center parking lot last week. Gerardo Esquivel was taken into custody Monday at around 3:10 p.m. in the area of Lower Sacramento Road and Ponce De Leon Avenue in north Stockton after he was seen in a vehicle.


Become a Stockton Scholar Today!

The Stockton Scholars team needs Stockton students to apply for their scholarships by Saturday, March 2nd at 11:59pm. We’ll be discussing what our program is, the great progress being done to ensure students are prepared for college and applying for our scholarships, our Stockton Kings night this Sa


Man assaulted with hammer in central Stockton

STOCKTON — A man is recovering from non-life threatening injuries after he was attacked with a hammer during an altercation with two men late Tuesday. The 59-year-old victim was collecting recyclables in the 1400 block of El Pinal Drive just before 11 p.m. when he was approached by two individuals.


California lawmakers propose soda tax, banning cola at checkout areas

Lawmakers in California are aiming to curb the state’s consumption of sodas and other sugary beverages with a variety of proposed legislation announced on Wednesday. The bills, spearheaded by five state lawmakers, include measures that would require health warnings on sugary soft drinks, and proposa


Two wounded in separate Stockton shootings

STOCKTON — Two random shootings in Stockton on Tuesday sent two people to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, police reported. Officers learned of the first shooting when a hospital called in the afternoon to report a woman showed up with one bullet wound.


The 5 best movies screening around Stockton this week

Want to see a movie, but not sure what's worthwhile? Take a look at this week's lineup of acclaimed movies showing on the big screen in and around Stockton. Read on for the highest rated films to catch, based on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes' Tomatometer Score, which reflects the opinions of hun


One family's adventure with universal basic income of $1,000 a month

New Hampshire resident Chuck Fassi feared he and his family would become homeless while he struggled to find work after he resigned from his job of 13 years over a dispute with his employer in the chemical equipment industry.


Roundup: Three found guilty in Stockton kidnapping, sexual assault case

STOCKTON — Over the past week, three men were found guilty of the 2017 kidnapping and sexual assault of a female University of the Pacific student by the San Joaquin County Superior Court.


Family of ‘ER’ actress Vanessa Marquez files $20 million wrongful death claim against Southern California city

Attorneys representing the mother of actress Vanessa Marquez, who police shot and killed in August 2018, filed a $20 million wrongful death claim against South Pasadena on Wednesday, alleging that officers acted negligently and unlawfully during the incident that began as a welfare check call. Autho


California prisons to drop $5 fee they charge to inmates for doctor visits

Starting in March, California inmates will no longer need to make copayments when they go in for medical help. The payments are no longer necessary, as they offer “minimal fiscal benefit” and “may hinder patients from seeking care,” according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilit


South Stockton bicyclist surrounded, stabbed

STOCKTON — While riding south of downtown Monday evening, a bicyclist was surrounded by five men before being stabbed and robbed, police reported. The victim was riding at South San Joaquin and East Church streets about 8 p.m. when he was assaulted. During the attack, one of the five assailants stab


Cold snap: Snow flurries possible for all of Southern California except coast

PALMDALE, Calif. (KABC) -- Low-lying regions of Southern California may see some rare snow Thursday as a big blast of cold air moves into the region. The cold front is moving down from Nevada, and it could mean snow could fall anywhere in the Southland, except for the coastline, which is a very rare


DNA leads to arrest in half century-old cold case murder of 11-year-old California girl

Colorado authorities arrested a suspect in connection with the slaying of an 11-year-old Southern California girl in 1973, authorities said Wednesday. James Alan Neal, 72, was picked up in Colorado on Tuesday and charged with the murder of 11-year-old Linda O'Keefe in 1973, Newport Beach police and


Stockton cannabis: Are microbusinesses next?

STOCKTON — Just a few months after the city modified its municipal code to allow the sale of retail adult-use cannabis, Stockton may soon allow for other types of marijuana businesses to take up shop in town.


It’s almost time for California’s super bloom!

That sound you hear from Southern California in the coming days and weeks could be the deserts exploding in Technicolor. Desert-watchers say the Golden State is likely in for another ”super bloom” of wildflowers like the one we experienced in 2017. All the ingredients for the colorful cocktail are i