California News

Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

In the seven years since an invasive pest known as the quagga mussel infested the Colorado river system, water managers have been largely able to keep it from affecting water deliveries. But now, with a "water supply emergency" declared in the upper San Gabriel Valley, the mussels... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Thirty years after a teenager’s body was found on the sand at Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego homicide... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
CHP Officer Suspected of Forwarding Nude Photos

CHP Officer Suspected of Forwarding Nude Photos

Court documents show a California Highway Patrol officer is suspected of secretly sending nude photos of a DUI... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Woman Hit by Tour Bus Near SF City Hall Dies

Woman Hit by Tour Bus Near SF City Hall Dies

A woman who was hit by a tour bus near the San Francisco City Hall Thursday morning has died, police said. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

Hundreds in City Heights took to the streets chanting “Hands up! Don’t Shoot!” Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Emails May Reveal New Details About DeMaio Accuser

Emails May Reveal New Details About DeMaio Accuser

Todd Bosnich, the former campaign worker who accused Congressional candidate Carl DeMaio of sexual harassment,... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

The surfing community is mourning the loss of a local father and husband described as a generous role model to... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Injured Golden Eagle Rescued in Morgan Hill Completes Rehab, Released

Injured Golden Eagle Rescued in Morgan Hill Completes Rehab, Released

An eagle that was found and rescued more than a month ago in Morgan Hill was successfully released on Wednesday... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

Some San Francisco jail inmates are now in possession of computer tablets they can use to do homework, read... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Armed Couple Robs Jeweler, Steals 25 Luxury Watches

Armed Couple Robs Jeweler, Steals 25 Luxury Watches

Palo Alto police are looking for a man and woman who robbed a jewelry store at Stanford Shopping Center at gunpoint... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
California Opens Ebola Hotline

California Opens Ebola Hotline

An Ebola hotline was established by the California Department of Public Health to answer questions about the... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Surfer Collapses and Dies in La Jolla

Surfer Collapses and Dies in La Jolla

The man went out surfing with a friend near Calumet Park at approximately 7 a.m. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014

"Point Break" Bank Robbery Crew Suspects Arrested

Members of a sophisticated crew dubbed "Point Break," suspected in bank robberies in San Jose and... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
3-Alarm Fire Burns Barn, Heat Appears on Satellite Imagery

3-Alarm Fire Burns Barn, Heat Appears on Satellite Imagery

A bunch of pallets began burning at a ranch east of Gilroy early Wednesday morning, and spread to a barn sending... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Healdsburg's Plan to Raise Legal Smoking Age Moves Forward

Healdsburg's Plan to Raise Legal Smoking Age Moves Forward

The City of Healdsburg's plan to raise its legal smoking age from 18 to 21 has sparked a polarizing debate. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Silicon Valley Company Develops Hoverboard

Silicon Valley Company Develops Hoverboard

NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman got to to for a ride on a real hoverboard. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Judge Backs San Diego Cat Owner in Dog Mauling Case

Judge Backs San Diego Cat Owner in Dog Mauling Case

A judge has ruled in favor of a San Diego woman who was sued by a cat rescue group after her cat was mauled to death... Read »

Oct 21, 2014

"We Are Broken in Sorrow": Chaplain at Pilot Funeral

Almost 700 mourners came to say goodbye to a longtime pilot who died this month fighting the Dog Rock Fire in... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Yosemite Entrance, Camping Fees Might Go Up

Yosemite Entrance, Camping Fees Might Go Up

Visitors to Yosemite National Park may soon have to pay more to enter and camp overnight, under proposed fee... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Gov. Brown: CA Needs Long-Term Vision on Water

Gov. Brown: CA Needs Long-Term Vision on Water

Gov. Jerry Brown laid out his long-term strategy for shoring up California's water system Monday, telling a water... Read »

Oct 21, 2014

BALLOT LOOKUP

Click here to enter your address and view a sample ballot for the 2014 November election in California.

Sunday Night Football

Green Bay VS. New Orleans

Photos & Videos

What's New
Running Dry
Coverage of the California drought. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out