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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 05:52 PM PST

SoCal Wildfire Is Swallowing Up a 'Football Field a Second'

SoCal Wildfire Is Swallowing Up a 'Football Field a Second'

Firefighters on the ground and in the air are battling a fast-moving brush fire consuming "roughly a football field a second," as it raged across nearly 50 square miles of the Ventura County hills north of...

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 05:38 PM PST

Man Acquitted of Pier Slaying Seeks Gun Conviction Dismissal

Man Acquitted of Pier Slaying Seeks Gun Conviction Dismissal

Lawyers for a Mexican man who was acquitted in the shooting death of a young San Francisco woman that sparked a national immigration debate said Monday they will ask a judge to toss his gun possession convictio...

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 08:59 AM PST

Church Nativity Scene Removed, Left in Heap

Church Nativity Scene Removed, Left in Heap

Pastor Mike Openshaw of the Lighthouse Christian Church was confused last Thursday when he received an email telling his church to remove their Nativity scene. The email came from the Ranch Maintenance Agreement...

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 06:42 AM PST

Colin Kaepernick Honored at ACLU Event in Beverly Hills

Colin Kaepernick Honored at ACLU Event in Beverly Hills

While NFL games played out across the country Sunday, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was in Beverly Hills receiving an honor.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 12:56 PM PST
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By Heather Navarro

Rye Fire Erupts in Santa Clarita

As several fires burned tens of thousands of acres, forcing thousands to flee...View gallery

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Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 04:55 PM PST

Video Shows Young Man Throwing Cat Into Street

Video Shows Young Man Throwing Cat Into Street

A cat named Spots was recovering in an Inland Empire animal hospital on Sunday after a graphic video of the cat being thrown was posted to the internet over the weekend. Police in Ontario, California, are...

Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 at 06:49 PM PST

Monument to Vietnam War Hero Unveiled in San Diego Park

Monument to Vietnam War Hero Unveiled in San Diego Park

A small park in the middle of San Diego’s Linda Vista community will now be named “John Baca Park” after a Kearny High School graduate who received the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 04:56 AM PST

Police: Teen Admits to Molesting 50 Children in California

Police: Teen Admits to Molesting 50 Children in California

A teen turned himself in to police Saturday and allegedly confessed to molesting upwards of 50 children during the past eight years in different cities where he had lived, including Riverside. The arrest...

Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 11:01 AM PST

Smoked Pot and Want to Enlist? Army Issuing More Waivers

Smoked Pot and Want to Enlist? Army Issuing More Waivers

As more states lessen or eliminate marijuana penalties, the Army is granting hundreds of waivers to enlist people who used the drug in their youth -- as long as they realize they can't do so again in the...

Sunday, Dec 3, 2017 at 05:29 PM PST

California Revises Fire Relief Request From $7.4B to $4.4B

California Revises Fire Relief Request From $7.4B to $4.4B

California's 53 U.S. House members requested $4.4 billion in federal aid Friday to help the state recover from its deadliest wildfires ever.

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