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Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 11:09 PM PDT

Firefighters Continue to Fight 1,200-Acre Fire in Big Bear

Firefighters Continue to Fight 1,200-Acre Fire in Big Bear

The Holcomb Fire in Big Bear quickly scorched 1,200 acres Tuesday, forcing roads, hiking trails and campgrounds to close, but water dropping helicopters and other air units helped slow its spread.

Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 07:19 PM PDT

Mother Attacks Daughter in Attempted Exorcism: Police

Mother Attacks Daughter in Attempted Exorcism: Police

A Northern California woman was in custody Sunday on suspicion of beating, biting and choking her 11-year-old daughter in an attempt to perform an exorcism on the child, authorities said.

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 11:40 PM PDT

Hours-Long Pursuit Ends in Westminster Area

Hours-Long Pursuit Ends in Westminster Area

An hours-long pursuit came to end in the Westminster area Sunday when the suspect pulled into a field along the freeway and California Highway Patrol officers were forced to smash the car's windows.

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 11:21 PM PDT

US Marine Wed 10 Days Before Deadly Crash: Family

US Marine Wed 10 Days Before Deadly Crash: Family

An active duty United States Marine who was killed in a motorcycle crash in Mission Valley this week had gotten married to his high school sweetheart just 10 days before the accident.

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 03:19 PM PDT

Group Recovers Stolen Van Used to Help Homeless Youth

Group Recovers Stolen Van Used to Help Homeless Youth

A stolen transportation van has been spotted across San Diego, two days after being stolen from a non-profit that houses homeless youth.

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 02:00 PM PDT

'Please, Think Humanity': Dalai Lama to UCSD Grads

'Please, Think Humanity': Dalai Lama to UCSD Grads

The Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, delivered the keynote address at the 2017 commencement ceremony at the University of California San Diego on Saturday, urging new graduates to keep humanity top of mind as they...

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 03:21 PM PDT

Woman Picks Up What She Thought Was a Dog's Toy. It Wasn't.

Woman Picks Up What She Thought Was a Dog's Toy. It Wasn't.

How would you have reacted? Carla Rosso of Calabasas had just gotten out of her jacuzzi and spotted a long, thin object -- what she thought was her dog's toy tug rope. So, she bent down and picked it up. ...

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 03:20 PM PDT

Swarm of Bees Attack Woman — and Her Rescuers in OC

Swarm of Bees Attack Woman — and Her Rescuers in OC

A woman suffered numerous stings Saturday after contact with a swarm of bees in Huntington Beach, authorities said.

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 08:08 PM PDT

SUV Plows Into Home, Killing 2

SUV Plows Into Home, Killing 2

A violent crash in Orange County left two people dead after a car slammed into a home late Saturday night.

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 09:16 PM PDT

Yosemite to Reopen Road Damaged by Rockslide

Yosemite to Reopen Road Damaged by Rockslide

Officials at Yosemite National Park say they will reopen on Sunday morning a road that was damaged in a rockslide.

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