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Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting
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Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

A suspected shoplifter fled topless after being busted at Southern California mall. But police were easily able to identify her – she left her driver's license behind. The 44-year-old woman, whose name was not released, remains at large. Read »

5 hours ago
Under New CA Law, Students Can Now Taste Alcohol in Class

Under New CA Law, Students Can Now Taste Alcohol in Class

Under a bill recently signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown, some California students can now taste alcohol in... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Official: State Can Send Inmates to Medical Site

Official: State Can Send Inmates to Medical Site

California can once again send sick inmates to an $839 million prison medical complex that was closed earlier... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Woman, 105, Makes History With First Pitch

Woman, 105, Makes History With First Pitch

Agnes McKee's birthday celebration wasn't just a first for her. It was also a first for Major League Baseball. Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Strange Humming Sound Near Monterey Bay Probably Toadfish

Strange Humming Sound Near Monterey Bay Probably Toadfish

A strange and disturbing sound is making for some sleepless nights for people who live near the Monterey Read »

2 hours ago
61 Dogs Rescued After Fire Burns California Home

61 Dogs Rescued After Fire Burns California Home

Sixty-one dogs were rescued, and three people were displaced, when a fire burned through a single family home... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Hundreds Honor LA Native Killed in Gaza

Hundreds Honor LA Native Killed in Gaza

Hundreds of mourners gathered at a vigil Sunday night for a Los Angeles native who was killed while fighting as... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
SoCal Reserve Cop Resigns After Posting Video About Running Over Bicyclists

SoCal Reserve Cop Resigns After Posting Video About Running...

A Southern California police volunteer officer who posted a YouTube video online about running over bicyclists... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Murrieta Soldier Gives Family Homecoming Surprise

Murrieta Soldier Gives Family Homecoming Surprise

A Murrieta soldier pulled off a homecoming surprise Saturday that took one month of meticulous planning to lay out. Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Hollywood in SF: The Rock Films

Hollywood in SF: The Rock Films "San Andreas" at AT&T Park

San Francisco got a little piece of Hollywood Monday when Dwayne Johnson aka "The Rock' showed up at... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Cross-Border Crime in the Crosshairs for California AG

Cross-Border Crime in the Crosshairs for California AG

Western states’ attorneys general convened in Park City, Utah over the weekend. At the head of the... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Vigil Held for Mother Killed in Stockton Bank Robbery

Vigil Held for Mother Killed in Stockton Bank Robbery

A grieving community gathered Saturday night to remember the innocent mother killed in a police shootout last week. Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Man Burglarizes Restaurant, Returns to Order Food: Police

Man Burglarizes Restaurant, Returns to Order Food: Police

Daniel Lee Warn, 28, of was arrested by police Wednesday in a Costa Mesa El Pollo Loco restaurant after... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Stockton Robbery Suspect Charged with Triple Murder

Stockton Robbery Suspect Charged with Triple Murder

The only surviving suspect in last week's bank robbery, police chase and deadly shootout in Stockton that left three... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
California's Death Penalty Declared Unconstitutional

California's Death Penalty Declared Unconstitutional

Last week, a federal judge declared California’s death penalty unconstitutional because of the Eighth... Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Thousands of Dead Fish Found at Manresa Beach in Aptos

Thousands of Dead Fish Found at Manresa Beach in Aptos

Thousands of dead gray and white fish washed up on the sand of Manresa State Beach in Aptos Friday... Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
Aldon Smith Sentenced to Jail Time, Probation

Aldon Smith Sentenced to Jail Time, Probation

A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose on Friday sentenced San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith... Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
American on Board Malaysia Jet Has Bay Area Ties

American on Board Malaysia Jet Has Bay Area Ties

The American citizen Quinn Lucas Schansman, who was on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 when it was shot down over... Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
Blaze Erupts in Downtown LA Drug Lab: LAFD

Blaze Erupts in Downtown LA Drug Lab: LAFD

A blaze that erupted in a six-story downtown Los Angeles building Thursday night was inside an apartment with a drug... Read »

Jul 18, 2014
CHP Seizes Medical Records of Woman Punched in Video

CHP Seizes Medical Records of Woman Punched in Video

California Highway Patrol investigators have seized the medical records of a woman seen on video being... Read »

Jul 18, 2014
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