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Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 09:50 AM PDT

California Bullet Train Staff Recommends German Operator

California Bullet Train Staff Recommends German Operator

The agency overseeing California's bullet train project recommended Friday that a U.S. subsidiary of a German rail company design and operate a train segment from the Central Valley to Silicon Valley in its...

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 03:02 PM PDT

Rufus Hannah, Star of ‘BumFights,’ Dies in Car Crash

Rufus Hannah, Star of ‘BumFights,’ Dies in Car Crash

A man who formerly lived on the streets of an east San Diego suburb and was paid to fight with other homeless men in the notorious “BumFights” video of the early-2000s died Wednesday in a car crash in Georgia.

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 09:34 AM PDT

Santee Brothers Guilty in Killing of Homeless Man

Santee Brothers Guilty in Killing of Homeless Man

Two Santee brothers, faced with charges of torture in the brutal beating of a homeless man in Santee, California, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and second-degree murder Friday.

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 10:32 AM PDT

$2M Bail for Suspect Who Said He "Slayed the Beast"

$2M Bail for Suspect Who Said He "Slayed the Beast"

A man accused of stabbing a man to death and later telling the babysitter of that man's kids he "slayed the beast" was held on $2 million bail in court Wednesday. David Anthony Strouth, 34, is accused of fatally...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 05:31 PM PDT

California Sues President Over New Birth Control Rules

California Sues President Over New Birth Control Rules

California’s attorney general sued the president's administration Friday over new rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 10:31 AM PDT

Video Captures Suspect Roaring, Charging at Deputy in San Joaquin County

Video Captures Suspect Roaring, Charging at Deputy in San Joaquin County

The man accused of roaring, charging at and chasing a law enforcement officer in a video shared on social media millions of times will face a judge Friday.

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 05:40 AM PDT

California Victims of Vegas Shooting Can Get Financial Help

California Victims of Vegas Shooting Can Get Financial Help

Victims and families in California affected by the Las Vegas mass shooting may be eligible for financial help through a state agency.

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 10:37 AM PDT

Victim's Family Sues to Freeze Las Vegas Gunman's Assets

Victim's Family Sues to Freeze Las Vegas Gunman's Assets

The family of a man killed in the Las Vegas mass shooting has filed a lawsuit aimed at freezing the gunman's assets. John Phippen, 56, of Valencia, California was killed at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music...

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 12:27 PM PDT

US Navy Ship Leaks Oil Along San Diego Coast

US Navy Ship Leaks Oil Along San Diego Coast

Hard oil booms have been put in place at the location of the spill near the mouth of the Tijuana River.

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 08:28 PM PDT

California Becomes 'Sanctuary State' as Governor Signs Bill

California Becomes 'Sanctuary State' as Governor Signs Bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed "sanctuary state" legislation that extends protections statewide for immigrants living in the United States illegally.

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