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Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 06:19 AM PST

Obama Moves to Protect 1.8 Million Acres of Calif. Desert

Obama Moves to Protect 1.8 Million Acres of Calif. Desert

President Barack Obama is granting national monument status to nearly 1.8 million acres of scenic Southern California desert, a move the White House says will maintain in perpetuity the region's fragile...

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 09:06 AM PST

Woman Unhappy With Haircut Tries to Shoot Barber: Police

Woman Unhappy With Haircut Tries to Shoot Barber: Police

A woman who said she was unhappy with her haircut returned to a San Diego salon and tried shooting her barber, but the gun jammed and employees tackled the woman, police and the barber told NBC 7. The incident...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 03:49 PM PST

Sea Lion Pup Found in Restaurant Booth Recovering

Sea Lion Pup Found in Restaurant Booth Recovering

A sickened sea lion pup found curled up in a booth at The Marine Room restaurant in Southern California should make a full recovery, SeaWorld animal care specialists said Wednesday. The pup nicknamed “Marina”...

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 01:37 AM PST

'Bridal Bandit' Admits Stealing From Brides, Wedding Guests

'Bridal Bandit' Admits Stealing From Brides, Wedding Guests

A San Diego woman, dubbed the "Bridal Bandit" by authorities, admitted Wednesday to stealing wallets and credit cards from brides, guests and workers while they were at wedding ceremonies. Denise Gunderson...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 10:10 PM PST

Coastal Commission Votes to Oust Exec. Director

Coastal Commission Votes to Oust Exec. Director

The California Coastal Commission voted to oust its executive director, a victory for developers and business groups who do not feel they have gotten a fair chance under his leadership.

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 05:28 PM PST

Thumb Tacks Found Strewn Throughout Bay Area Dog Park

Thumb Tacks Found Strewn Throughout Bay Area Dog Park

Who would try and harm animals at a popular East Bay dog park? That's what police are trying to find out after someone intentionally placed thousands of thumb tacks at a dog park in Hercules. The tacks...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 02:05 PM PST

Snowball Preserved in Family's Freezer for 40 Years

Snowball Preserved in Family's Freezer for 40 Years

What is unofficially the world's oldest snowball is finally over the hill. "If I were 40, I'd be happy," says Betty Shamus, who looks nowhere near her true age of 82. For the last four decades, she has...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 04:38 PM PST

Yolo Co. Resident Tests Positive for Zika Virus: CDC

Yolo Co. Resident Tests Positive for Zika Virus: CDC

A person in Yolo County has tested positive for the Zika virus, health officials said Wednesday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the person recently traveled out of the country and had...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 05:32 PM PST

Teardown of Super Bowl City Ahead of Schedule

Teardown of Super Bowl City Ahead of Schedule

San Francisco city leaders say the teardown of Super Bowl City is ahead of schedule and road closures implemented ahead of the big game will end one day sooner than expected. Super Bowl City along the...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 11:24 PM PST

Woman Feared for Her Life When Concrete Fell in Bay Bridge Tunnel

Woman Feared for Her Life When Concrete Fell in Bay Bridge Tunnel

A woman said she feared for her life when a huge chunk of concrete came crashing down while she driving in the Bay Bridge tunnel through Yerba Buena Island.

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