Water levels were at 32 feet below the emergency spillway at Oroville Dam, Thursday morning, dropping by six feet from the night before, state officials said, as a storm began raining down Thursday morning.
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 01:17 PM PST
Search for Person Thrown Into Salinas River Comes up Empty
Rescue teams kayaked in the Salinas River on Wednesday to search for a pedestrian who was hit by a car and thrown off the Elm Avenue bridge on Saturday afternoon, Monterey County sheriff's officials said.
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 04:31 AM PST
Oroville Dam Evacuees Return Home, But Still on Edge
The Oscar-nominated film "Hidden Figures" about the untold story of the black women mathematicians who worked at NASA during the space race will screen for free in select U.S. cities in celebration of Black...
Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 07:49 PM PST
Senator Introduces Bill to Require Later Start to School Day
A 30-year-old woman was charged with a hate crime after police and prosecutors say she broke windows and left bacon —a taboo for observant Muslims — on the door handle of a mosque in Davis, California.
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 06:08 AM PST
Children Suffer Bloody Noses After Pizza Shop Ride Malfunctions
Six months before rushing water ripped a huge hole in a channel that drains a Northern California reservoir, state inspectors said the concrete spillway was sound. As officials puzzle through how to repair...
In light of the emergency in Oroville that forced 200,000 to evacuate as the emergency spillway was under threat of collapse, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is ordering safety inspections for all 14...