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Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 07:02 PM PDT

Police Suspect Man Faked His Own Kidnapping to Extort Mother

Police Suspect Man Faked His Own Kidnapping to Extort Mother

California police say they've arrested a man they suspect of faking his own kidnapping to extort his mother.

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 10:22 AM PDT

Deported Veteran Hopes to Return to America Following Pardon

Deported Veteran Hopes to Return to America Following Pardon

Hector Barajas Varela was expelled from the country after serving more than one year in prison for shooting at an occupied home or vehicle. He founded the Deported Veterans Support House in Tijuana, Mexico,...

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 10:23 AM PDT
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Ice Age Fossils Unearthed During LA Subway Construction

Excavation crews working on the Purple Line subway extension at Wilshire Bouleva...View gallery

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Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 02:03 PM PDT

Bay Area in Top 10 for Worst Air Pollution Nationwide

Bay Area in Top 10 for Worst Air Pollution Nationwide

The San Francisco Bay Area ranks among the top 10 most polluted regions in the country, according to a report issued Wednesday by the American Lung Association.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 04:59 PM PDT

Monster Snowpack Is Larger Than Previous 4 Years Combined

Monster Snowpack Is Larger Than Previous 4 Years Combined

The snowpack in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains is larger than it has been in the four previous years combined, new NASA data shows. On April 1, the snowpack was at 1.2 million acre-feet, which is enough...

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 04:40 PM PDT

Rabies-Infested Bat Could Have Exposed Zoo Visitors

Rabies-Infested Bat Could Have Exposed Zoo Visitors

A bat caught alive at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park has tested positive for rabies, the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency announced Monday.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 04:35 PM PDT

Photos: US Marine Dad Shares ‘Tea Party’ With Daughter

Photos: US Marine Dad Shares ‘Tea Party’ With Daughter

An adorable photo shoot between a U.S. Marine Corps drill instructor and his 4-year-old daughter in Oceanside, California, has gone viral, with pictures of the pair shared thousands of times on social media.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 07:03 PM PDT

Judge Threatens $1,000-a-Day Fine Against California Prisons

Judge Threatens $1,000-a-Day Fine Against California Prisons

A federal judge says she will fine California $1,000 a day if state officials don't start providing swifter care for mentally ill inmates.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 04:16 PM PDT

Drought's End Means California Beachgoers Get Showers Back

Drought's End Means California Beachgoers Get Showers Back

California surfers are stoked after showers at state beaches that were turned off during the drought are flowing once again.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 07:33 PM PDT

Angry Driver Rams Parking Officer: SDPD

Angry Driver Rams Parking Officer: SDPD

A driver, getting a ticket from a San Diego police parking enforcement officer, rammed the officer's vehicle and knocked it over.

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