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Puppy Rescued After Falling 50 Feet Into Old Well Casing

Puppy Rescued After Falling 50 Feet Into Old Well Casing

A puppy in California apparently is doing OK after he fell about 50 feet down an old well casing and was rescued by... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Gov. Jerry Brown Turns 77, Tweets Photo of Birthday Cake

Gov. Jerry Brown Turns 77, Tweets Photo of Birthday Cake

California Governor Jerry Brown turned 77 on April 7, celebrating with cake and an Italian dinner at Tommaso's... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
WATCH: Avocado Farms Run Dry

WATCH: Avocado Farms Run Dry

California's record-setting drought is putting many avocado farmers out of business. Lili Tan reports. Watch »

Apr 8, 2015
Police Seek

Police Seek "Mrs. Doubtfire Bank Robbery” Suspect

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a Santa Cruz bank Friday afternoon. Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Smugglers Held Mexican Man Hostage in Shed: Feds

Smugglers Held Mexican Man Hostage in Shed: Feds

Four people are charged in a Southern California kidnapping scheme, accused of holding a Mexican national in a... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
February Savings Were Worst Yet: Water Board

February Savings Were Worst Yet: Water Board

California's water board said Tuesday that residents saved less water in February than in any other month since... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Drug Tunnel Discovered in Tijuana, 9 Arrested

Drug Tunnel Discovered in Tijuana, 9 Arrested

Mexican soldiers announced Tuesday they had discovered an unfinished tunnel in Tijuana, intended to smuggle drugs... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Man Stabs Brother in Fight Over TV

Man Stabs Brother in Fight Over TV

Two brothers watching late night television got into a fight over the remote control and ended in a stabbing... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Cancer Patient Says Airline Kicked Her Off Flight for Feeling

Cancer Patient Says Airline Kicked Her Off Flight for Feeling "Weak"

A woman with cancer headed from Hawaii to San Jose says she was bumped from an Alaska Airlines flight because she... Watch »

Apr 8, 2015
Teachers Crowdfunding for Classroom Needs

Teachers Crowdfunding for Classroom Needs

Some teachers are going to a 'crowd funding' web site to get donations from the public for classroom needs and... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Metallica Gets Covered by Young Sisters in Mexico

Metallica Gets Covered by Young Sisters in Mexico

Young sisters Daniela, Paulina, and Alejandra, who hail from Mexico, are raising money to attend music school in the... Read »

Apr 6, 2015
Former 49ers Player Kwame Harris Tried to Bite Cop's Hand: SFPD

Former 49ers Player Kwame Harris Tried to Bite Cop's Hand: SFPD

A former 49ers and Raiders lineman tried to bite the hand of a San Francisco police officer who was trying to... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Photograph Shows Marine Meeting Son for First Time

Photograph Shows Marine Meeting Son for First Time

A precious new photograph showing a Marine kissing his baby who born while he was in Afghanistan. Read »

Apr 7, 2015
SoCal Desalination Plant to Be Largest in Western Hemisphere

SoCal Desalination Plant to Be Largest in Western Hemisphere

A Southern California desalination plant set to open this fall will be the largest in the Western Hemisphere and the... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Man Crashes Into Home, Tries to

Man Crashes Into Home, Tries to "Hug It Out"

Moments after a car crashed into a home in San Diego's Serra Mesa community, the driver began apologizing and kept... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Calif. Sets Water Use Targets Amid Drought

Calif. Sets Water Use Targets Amid Drought

California cities face mandatory targets to slash water use as much as 35 percent while regulators warn voluntary... Read »

Apr 7, 2015

Wrong Turn Leaves Mercedes Stranded on Beach: Images

The woman and her two cats were found inside the car by Encinitas lifeguards. View »

Apr 6, 2015
Wrong Turn Puts Mercedes in Sandy Trap

Wrong Turn Puts Mercedes in Sandy Trap

This Mercedes driver’s wrong turn left her stranded on the sand. Watch »

Apr 6, 2015
CHP Officer Saves Stranded Baby Owl in Napa

CHP Officer Saves Stranded Baby Owl in Napa

A California Highway Patrol officer came to the rescue of a young owl in Napa last week. Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Three-Year-Old Dies After Mom Crashes Car

Three-Year-Old Dies After Mom Crashes Car

Police say the mother may have fallen asleep at the wheel. Watch »

Apr 6, 2015

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