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Northern California Wildfire Destroys 13 Homes

Northern California Wildfire Destroys 13 Homes

Firefighters in Northern California made progress Sunday against a wildfire that has destroyed 13 homes and... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
NorCal Wildfire Forces Evacuations in Yosemite Area

NorCal Wildfire Forces Evacuations in Yosemite Area

A Northern California wildfire more than tripled in size Saturday, threatening vineyards and hundreds of homes,... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
LAPD Officer Dies After Off-Duty Crash

LAPD Officer Dies After Off-Duty Crash

A police officer who was injured in an off-duty crash died Saturday, a Los Angeles Police Department spokeswoman... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
PM Forecast: More Sweltering Heat

PM Forecast: More Sweltering Heat

Another day of sweltering heat is expected for parts of Southern California on Sunday. Some areas may see... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Byron Scott Coaching Lakers

Byron Scott Coaching Lakers

After Mike D'Antoni and the LA Lakers parted ways, Byron Scott emerged as the leading candidate to fill the... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Caltrans to Build Bridge to Help Mountain Lions Mate

Caltrans to Build Bridge to Help Mountain Lions Mate

California officials are planning to build a bridge over the 101 Freeway to help mountain lions looking to mate. Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Caltrans Approves Toll Lanes on I-405 in OC

Caltrans Approves Toll Lanes on I-405 in OC

The California Department of Transportation on Friday announced its support for a plan to add two toll lanes to the... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Officer Hit Woman With

Officer Hit Woman With "All the Strength He Had": Lawsuit

The woman seen on a now-viral video being repeatedly punched by a California Highway Patrol officer said her... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
2 Dead, 2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Parked Big Rig

2 Dead, 2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Parked Big Rig

Two people were killed and two others were injured early Saturday in Carson when a car slammed into a parked big rig... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Five Brush Fires Along I-5 Deemed

Five Brush Fires Along I-5 Deemed "Suspicious"

Firefighters fought five small brush fires along the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Newhall early... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Teen Arrested After Threatening Violence at Surf Event

Teen Arrested After Threatening Violence at Surf Event

A 16-year-old boy was arrested Friday after he allegedly threatened violence at the Vans US Open of Surfing this... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Riders Escorted Off Disney Rollercoaster Ride

Riders Escorted Off Disney Rollercoaster Ride

Riders had to be escorted off a roller coaster at Disney's California Adventure on Friday after the ride stopped due... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014

Man on Overpass Shuts 5 Freeway

Authorities took a man into custody Friday evening after he forced an hours-long shutdown of the Golden State (5)... View »

Jul 25, 2014
Woman Pleads for Return of Mother's Stolen Ashes

Woman Pleads for Return of Mother's Stolen Ashes

A Hesperia woman is begging for the person who ransacked her home while she was out of town to return the urn... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
App Allows Users to Report Local Water Waste

App Allows Users to Report Local Water Waste

For concerned California residents wondering how to report water-wasting in their neighborhoods during the... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
61 Rescued Shelties Are Ready Adoption

61 Rescued Shelties Are Ready Adoption

Dozens of Shetland sheepdogs rescued from a burning Woodcrest home are ready for adoption as the Riverside... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
City Ordered New Tests After Faulting Found

City Ordered New Tests After Faulting Found

Discovery that an active earthquake fault underlies a proposed building site can derail the development. Earlier... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
More Victims Sought in Underage Sex Case

More Victims Sought in Underage Sex Case

Police are looking for possible additional victims of a 45-year-old IT specialist who allegedly created fake social... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Hundreds of Vets Died or Injured Under VA Care: Data

Hundreds of Vets Died or Injured Under VA Care: Data

According to new data obtained by NBC through a Freedom of Information Act request, 575 of those patients... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Husband Charged With Escondido Officer's Murder

Husband Charged With Escondido Officer's Murder

A Murrieta man has been charged with murder in the death of his wife, an Escondido Police officer whose body was... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
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