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Special Primary for Vacated State Senate Seat

Special Primary for Vacated State Senate Seat

Voters in parts of Contra Costa and Alameda counties will vote in a special primary election Tuesday for a successor... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Lucky 7 for San Diego Panda Bai Yun?

Lucky 7 for San Diego Panda Bai Yun?

Bai Yun, the San Diego Zoo's giant female panda, has been artificially inseminated. Read »

Mar 16, 2015
LAPD Officer Arrested at US-Mexico Border With Person in Trunk

LAPD Officer Arrested at US-Mexico Border With Person in Trunk

A Los Angeles police officer was arrested after Border Patrol officers at the U.S.-Mexico border allegedly found... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
LAPD Cop Accused of Smuggling Man into U.S. in Trunk Held on Bond

LAPD Cop Accused of Smuggling Man into U.S. in Trunk Held on Bond

A Los Angeles police officer accused of trying to smuggle a man into the U.S. in the trunk of his car will be held... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
Durst Faces Gun Charge in La., Murder Charge in Calif.

Durst Faces Gun Charge in La., Murder Charge in Calif.

New York City real estate heir Robert Durst was charged Monday with first-degree murder in the "cold-case" slaying... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
One Year of Water Left in California

One Year of Water Left in California

As California’s drought rapidly worsens, NASA Senior Water Cycle Scientist Jay Famiglietti warns Californians that... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
LA Marathon Races Through Sweltering City

LA Marathon Races Through Sweltering City

The 30th running of the Los Angeles Marathon kicked off before 7 a.m. Sunday, with runners experiencing sweltering... Watch »

Mar 15, 2015
So You Think You Know About California's Drought?

So You Think You Know About California's Drought?

Test your knowledge of the drought that's plagued California for more than three years. Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Hit by Car, Two-Year-Old Boy Dies

Hit by Car, Two-Year-Old Boy Dies

A two-year-old boy was struck by a car and has died after managing to get away from a nearby residence in Santa Ana... Read »

Mar 15, 2015
Dalai Lama to Mark 80th Birthday in California

Dalai Lama to Mark 80th Birthday in California

The Dalai Lama will celebrate his 80th birthday this summer in Southern California. Read »

Mar 15, 2015
2 Girls Struck in Shooting at Compton Party

2 Girls Struck in Shooting at Compton Party

Two girls and two men were shot at a child's party that lasted into Sunday morning in Compton, authorities said. Watch »

Mar 15, 2015
Operation Cracks Down on Alcohol Sale to Minors

Operation Cracks Down on Alcohol Sale to Minors

Sheriff's deputies worked with volunteer teenage decoys to catch adults buying alcohol for minors. Read »

Mar 15, 2015
No Extra Funds For Many of CA's Neediest Students

No Extra Funds For Many of CA's Neediest Students

A new report concludes thousands of California's neediest students are in districts that don't qualify for extra... Read »

Mar 13, 2015
Mom Forgets Infant at SoCal Shop in Search of a Doughnut: Police

Mom Forgets Infant at SoCal Shop in Search of a Doughnut: Police

A doughnut store worker in Southern California was left to care for a 5-month-old baby after the infants mother left... Watch »

Mar 12, 2015
Drought Update: Storms Not Cold Enough to Increase Sierra Snowpack

Drought Update: Storms Not Cold Enough to Increase Sierra Snowpack

Another low point in our water crisis. Today the U.S. Drought Monitor released its latest map of California. Side by Watch »

Mar 12, 2015
Warm February Takes Toll on Mountain Snowpack in West

Warm February Takes Toll on Mountain Snowpack in West

Warm temperatures in February have taken a toll on winter snowpack in the Cascade Mountains and other areas in the... Read »

Mar 11, 2015
California Board Moves to Accommodate New Common Core Test

California Board Moves to Accommodate New Common Core Test

The California Board of Education has suspended the state's school accountability system for one year to give... Read »

Mar 11, 2015
Marine Dies on MCAS Yuma Airport Runway

Marine Dies on MCAS Yuma Airport Runway

A Marine was killed Wednesday in a plane crash on the runway at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma. Read »

Mar 11, 2015
Man With Samurai Sword Shot, Killed by Officers

Man With Samurai Sword Shot, Killed by Officers

A man described by police as suicidal was shot dead after he walked toward police officers while brandishing a... Watch »

Mar 11, 2015
Chance of 8.0 Earthquake in California Rises: USGS

Chance of 8.0 Earthquake in California Rises: USGS

Scientists are virtually certain that California will be rocked by a strong earthquake in the next 30 years. Watch »

Mar 11, 2015

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