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California Overtime Tops $1B, Hits Pre-Recession High

California Overtime Tops $1B, Hits Pre-Recession High

Overtime for California's state workers rose 20 percent last year and topped $1 billion even though there are 20,000... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
WATCH: SoCal's Wildest Police Chases

WATCH: SoCal's Wildest Police Chases

Southern California's wild police chases: We've all seen them, and some can take pretty unexpected turns. Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Calif. Gov.: Cruz

Calif. Gov.: Cruz "Unfit to Be Running" for President

Calfiornia Gov. Jerry Brown tore into climate change skeptics on Sunday, saying one major presidential hopeful's... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
Mountain Lion Makes

Mountain Lion Makes "Remarkable" Journey Across 101 Fwy

A mountain lion accomplished a rare feat when she crossed the 101 Freeway this month, marking only the second such... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
Sea Lion Climbs on Board, Rides With Surfer in San Diego

Sea Lion Climbs on Board, Rides With Surfer in San Diego

Dan Murphy was surfing Southern California's Cardiff By-the-Sea when a wiggly little creature jumped on his board... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Infant Surrendered at OC Firehouse

Infant Surrendered at OC Firehouse

An hours-old baby was in good condition at an Orange County hospital Friday night after a young mother surrendered... Watch »

Mar 22, 2015
Couple Gets Hitched Around the World With 38 Weddings

Couple Gets Hitched Around the World With 38 Weddings

Cheetah Platt and Rhiann Woodyard didn't want the average wedding, so they packed their bridal dress and suit and... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Feds Change 30 Year Old Fracking Rules

Feds Change 30 Year Old Fracking Rules

For the first time in 30 years the federal government is updating its regulations governing fracking. Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
1 Dead After Trail Collapse in Point Reyes

1 Dead After Trail Collapse in Point Reyes

One person is dead and another person suffered critical injuries after an apparent rockslide at a national park... Watch »

Mar 22, 2015
Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Many popular, inexpensive brands of wine made and distributed in California, including Trader Joe's famed "Two... Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Sugar Bowl to End Ski Season Early

Sugar Bowl to End Ski Season Early

Sugar Bowl announced the ski resort will close early this season - on Sunday - because there's not enough snow. Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Cat Rescued From Fierce House Fire

Cat Rescued From Fierce House Fire

A cat was rescued from a fierce house fire in Orange early Thursday. Watch »

Mar 19, 2015
Calif. Gov. Brown Unveils New Drought-Relief Package

Calif. Gov. Brown Unveils New Drought-Relief Package

Drought-relief legislation providing about $1 billion in spending will be proposed Thursday by Gov. Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
No Evidence Durst Involved in Teen's 1997 Disappearance: Police

No Evidence Durst Involved in Teen's 1997 Disappearance: Police

Oakland police on Wednesday released a statement saying there was no evidence to indicate real-estate heir Robert... Watch »

Mar 19, 2015
Navy Sailor Killed in Parachute Jump Training

Navy Sailor Killed in Parachute Jump Training

A U.S. Navy sailor's body draped in an American flag was carried away Wednesday afternoon after he "died from... Watch »

Mar 18, 2015
Durst Moved to Jail With Mental Health Facility

Durst Moved to Jail With Mental Health Facility

Officials say troubled real estate heir Robert Durst has been moved to a state prison with a mental health unit... Read »

Mar 18, 2015

"Committee of Two" To Update UC's Budget Talks

Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano are preparing to brief the rest of the... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Three Dead, Four Wounded in Stockton Shooting: Police

Three Dead, Four Wounded in Stockton Shooting: Police

A shooting late Tuesday in Stockton, Calif. left three people dead and four others injured, according to police. Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Falling Oxygen Levels Fueled by Climate Change

Falling Oxygen Levels Fueled by Climate Change

Experts say climate change is at the root of rapidly declining oxygen levels in global waters, creating dangerous... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Drought-Stricken CA Ramps Up Water Restrictions

Drought-Stricken CA Ramps Up Water Restrictions

California residents have to turn off their sprinklers, and restaurants won't give customers water unless they ask... Read »

Mar 17, 2015

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