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1 Dead, 1 Hurt After SpaceShipTwo Crashes in SoCal Desert
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1 Dead, 1 Hurt After SpaceShipTwo Crashes in SoCal Desert

One person is dead and another has suffered a "major injury" after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane, designed for suborbital commercial flights above the Earth, crashed Friday during a test flight over the Mojave Desert in Southern Read »

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App Maps Out Best Trick-or-Treating Spots

App Maps Out Best Trick-or-Treating Spots

As seasoned trick-or-treaters know, strategy is everything Halloween night. Watch »

12 minutes ago
Jehovah's Witnesses to Pay $13.5M to Bible Teacher's Alleged Victim

Jehovah's Witnesses to Pay $13.5M to Bible Teacher's Alleged Victim

The National Organization for Jehovah's witnesses was ordered to pay $13.5 million to a San Diego man who says... Watch »

5 hours ago
Person Dressed as Grim Reaper Stabs Woman in Her Home

Person Dressed as Grim Reaper Stabs Woman in Her Home

A woman was stabbed multiple times early Halloween morning by someone dressed as the Grim Reaper, San Diego... Read »

3 hours ago
Questions, Answers About CA Ebola Policy

Questions, Answers About CA Ebola Policy

The California Department of Public Health has issued a 21-day quarantine order for people traveling... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Judge Approves Stockton’s Bankruptcy Plan

Judge Approves Stockton’s Bankruptcy Plan

A judge on Thursday approved a debt plan by Stockton, California, one of the largest Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Caught on Camera: Large, Hungry Bear Visits Family Home, Eats Pumpkin on Porch

Caught on Camera: Large, Hungry Bear Visits Family Home, Eats...

A large and hungry bear was caught on surveillance video rummaging through a La Cañada Flintridge family’s trash and... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
40 Arrested During Giants Victory Celebrations: Police

40 Arrested During Giants Victory Celebrations: Police

San Francisco police say they made 40 arrests, most for public drunkenness, during the celebrations that... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Plane Strikes Bird, Forced to Land at LAX

Plane Strikes Bird, Forced to Land at LAX

A commercial jet that had departed from the Los Angeles International Airport was forced to circle the Los... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Pilot Killed in Military Plane Crash in Southern Calif.

Pilot Killed in Military Plane Crash in Southern Calif.

The pilot of a military jet was killed when the aircraft crashed in a field in the Point Mugu area on Wednesday, the... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
SF Zoo Names 2 Newborn Calves After Bumgarner, Pence

SF Zoo Names 2 Newborn Calves After Bumgarner, Pence

The San Francisco Zoo has named two new calves born during the San Francisco Giants' pennant race and World... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Heart Surgeon

Heart Surgeon "Couldn't Believe" Patient Was Doctor Who Delivered Him

Things came full circle at a Sacramento hospital after a heart surgeon discovered that the 83-year-old... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Suge Knight Arrested for Stealing Photog's Camera: DA

Suge Knight Arrested for Stealing Photog's Camera: DA

Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and a comedian were arrested Wednesday for stealing a paparazzo's... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
California Orders Risk-Based Ebola Quarantines

California Orders Risk-Based Ebola Quarantines

Anyone arriving in California from an area with an active Ebola outbreak and came into contact with someone who had... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Memorial Services Set For 2 Slain Deputies

Memorial Services Set For 2 Slain Deputies

Memorial services have been scheduled for two Northern California sheriff's deputies who were killed during... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Man Arrested After Assaulting Woman He Met on Craigslist

Man Arrested After Assaulting Woman He Met on Craigslist

A man accused of sexually assaulting three women he met through Craigslist may have attacked others in... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's deepening drought is shrinking its rice harvest, and that's bad news for farmers, migratory birds... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
California Officials to Boost Lobster Protections

California Officials to Boost Lobster Protections

Concerned about the rising popularity of spiny lobster hunting off California, state fishery managers are moving to... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Terminally Ill Woman Fulfills Bucket List Wish

Terminally Ill Woman Fulfills Bucket List Wish

A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who plans to take her life under Oregon's death-with-dignity law has fulfilled a... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
An Uber Is Cheaper Than A Taxi (Except When It's Not)

An Uber Is Cheaper Than A Taxi (Except When It's Not)

A fare comparison between Uber, Lyft, Sidecar and taxi cabs show that rideshare companies boost their prices... Read »

Oct 29, 2014

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