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Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 06:39 PM PST

Paradise May Lose $1M in Federal Funding: FEMA

Paradise May Lose $1M in Federal Funding: FEMA

Hundreds of residents from wildfire-torn Paradise are being told to leave their properties again.

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 02:28 PM PST

Death Penalty Conviction Upheld for Van Dam Murderer

Death Penalty Conviction Upheld for Van Dam Murderer

The Supreme Court of California upheld a death penalty sentence for David Westerfield on Monday for the 2002 murder and kidnapping of 7-year-old Sabre Springs resident Danielle van Dam.

Sunday, Feb 3, 2019 at 02:19 PM PST

Sinkhole Swallows Heavy Construction Equipment After Storm

Sinkhole Swallows Heavy Construction Equipment After Storm

A large sinkhole that developed in the aftermath of heavy rains in the hills north of Malibu swallowed a large construction vehicle that was excavating debris from the road, according to the Ventura County...

Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 11:57 PM PST

9 Pups Found in Sealed Dog Food Bag in Kit Carson Park

9 Pups Found in Sealed Dog Food Bag in Kit Carson Park

Someone put nine puppies inside an empty dog food bag and sealed it with duct tape, San Diego Humane Society officials said.

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 06:27 PM PST

Neighbors: Plane 'Sounded Like a Missile' as it Broke Apart

Neighbors: Plane 'Sounded Like a Missile' as it Broke Apart

A small plane shook homes and "sounded like a missile" as it broke apart and rained chunks of metal into a Southern California neighborhood, igniting a house fire that killed four people, witnesses said...

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 09:10 AM PST

Uber and Lyft Drivers Want Guns for Safety After Arizona Attacks

Uber and Lyft Drivers Want Guns for Safety After Arizona Attacks

Uber and Lyft drivers want to carry guns for safety after a pregnant Lyft driver was stabbed to death and an Uber driver’s throat was slit in Arizona. Thom Jensen reports.

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 08:53 AM PST

Who Did Sen. Kamala Harris Invite to the State of the Union?

Who Did Sen. Kamala Harris Invite to the State of the Union?

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris has invited Trisha Pesiri-Dybvik, an air traffic control specialist who lost her home in the 2017 Thomas Fire and who was furloughed throughout the 35-day long government shutdown, to be...

Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 10:48 PM PST

Feds Say California and Arizona Must Finish a Colorado River Drought Plan

Feds Say California and Arizona Must Finish a Colorado River Drought Plan

Complex agreements among water users in California and Arizona haven't been signed, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman said. She declared that the states missed her Thursday deadline to...

Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 09:53 PM PST

Unrelenting Rain Floods Roads, Forces Evacuations in Burn Areas

Unrelenting Rain Floods Roads, Forces Evacuations in Burn Areas

The season's strongest storm bombarded Southern California with hours of rainfall, flooding freeways and forcing evacuations in the region's wildfire burn areas.

Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 06:32 PM PST

Governors Make Unusual Super Bowl Bet on Hometown Teams

Governors Make Unusual Super Bowl Bet on Hometown Teams

The governors of Massachusetts and California are placing a friendly wager on the outcome of Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.

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