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Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 09:06 PM PDT

Man Armed With Rifle Runs Down Middle of Freeway

Man Armed With Rifle Runs Down Middle of Freeway

The 215 Freeway in Riverside County was closed Sunday morning due to a bomb squad investigation after a report of a man running on the freeway with a rifle.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 11:44 AM PDT

Body Found as Raging SoCal Wildfire Balloons

Body Found as Raging SoCal Wildfire Balloons

At least 18 homes have burned in a wildfire that exploded to nearly 35 square miles in dry hills and canyons, sending smoke and ash over a widespread part of Southern California and forcing a new round...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 06:46 PM PDT

Rare Wolverine Sighting in Sierra Nevada

Rare Wolverine Sighting in Sierra Nevada

Scientists following up on a rare wolverine sighting in the Sierra Nevada set up cameras and captured video of the animal scurrying in the snow, scaling a tree and chewing on bait.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 09:53 AM PDT

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

County animal control officials Saturday released the numbers on the animals and pets evacuated from the vicinity of the fast-moving brush fire in Santa Clarita that has consumed at least 11,000 acres.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 03:36 PM PDT

Man Proposes to Girlfriend During Comic-Con Panel

Man Proposes to Girlfriend During Comic-Con Panel

It was a "Supernatural" day indeed for one fan at the show's Hall H Comic-Con panel Sunday when her boyfriend got down on one knee in front of thousands to propose to her.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 06:26 PM PDT

Bay Area Teams Up to Tackle Monterey Fire

Bay Area Teams Up to Tackle Monterey Fire

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection firefighters battled a nearly 3-square-mile blaze in rugged mountains north of the majestic Big Sur region on Saturday.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:55 PM PDT

Calif. Governor Denies Parole for Former Manson Follower

Calif. Governor Denies Parole for Former Manson Follower

Governor Jerry Brown on Friday denied parole for former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, who was convicted of the 1969 killings of grocers Leno and Rosemary La Bianca at their Los Feliz home. The...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 05:57 PM PDT

Camp 'Chicas Rockeras' Rocks

Camp 'Chicas Rockeras' Rocks

The rock 'n' roll for girls movement is making its way to a working class area that's had limited resources in the Los Angeles arts and culture scene.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 02:36 PM PDT

Man Arrested For Possessing Gun, Drugs, Dismembered Hawk

Man Arrested For Possessing Gun, Drugs, Dismembered Hawk

Police in Salinas on Friday arrested a man out on bail in connection with several crimes including possession of a handgun, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a dismembered hawk.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:46 PM PDT

Residents Evacuated as SoCal Fire Grows to 20K Acres, 1 Dead

Residents Evacuated as SoCal Fire Grows to 20K Acres, 1 Dead

A 20,000-acre wildfire in mountains just north of Los Angeles and its suburbs is a threat to 1,500 homes, fire officials said Saturday. Los Angeles County Deputy Fire Chief says a wind shift is expected...

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