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Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 03:47 PM PST

California Fire Chief: State Must Adapt to New Wildfire Norm

California Fire Chief: State Must Adapt to New Wildfire Norm

California's increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in vulnerable areas, the state's top firefighter says.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 12:26 PM PST

Organizers Cancel Zodiac Killer Tour Due to Repeated Threats

Organizers Cancel Zodiac Killer Tour Due to Repeated Threats

A group of amateur Zodiac Killer crime sleuths planning to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first murders have had to scrap their plans.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 12:25 PM PST

California Family Finds Cat Alive a Month After Deadly Blaze

California Family Finds Cat Alive a Month After Deadly Blaze

A family has been reunited with their cat after it stayed behind the deadly Camp Fire last month that leveled their home in Paradise, California.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 12:23 PM PST

2 Inmates Stabbed During Riot at San Diego Prison

2 Inmates Stabbed During Riot at San Diego Prison

Authorities say two inmates have been stabbed during a riot at a Southern California prison.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 01:23 PM PST

The Dos and Don'ts of Giving Marijuana as a Holiday Gift

The Dos and Don'ts of Giving Marijuana as a Holiday Gift

This will be the first holiday season where recreational marijuana use is legal in the state of California. So, if you’re thinking of gifting weed this holiday season, we got the do's and don'ts.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 01:17 PM PST

Child Found Near Border Without Mother Held in ICE Custody

Child Found Near Border Without Mother Held in ICE Custody

A two-year-old girl found near the U.S.-Mexico border has been held in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody for two weeks while agents attempt to locate her mother, according to U.S. Customs and Border...

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 06:44 AM PST

'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Back on Bay Area's Radio Station

'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Back on Bay Area's Radio Station

The Christmas classic "Baby, It's Cold Outside" that some people have complained sends the wrong message to women was temporarily pulled from San Francisco Bay Area radio station KOIT and reinstated Monday.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 11:47 AM PST

CA Utilities Taking Steps to Combat Destructive Wildfires

CA Utilities Taking Steps to Combat Destructive Wildfires

California utilities plan to insulate power lines, increase inspections and build new weather stations in areas at high risk for wildfires in an effort to combat increasingly destructive blazes.

Monday, Dec 10, 2018 at 01:54 PM PST

California Woman Drowns at Dangerous Kauai Spot Queen's Bath

California Woman Drowns at Dangerous Kauai Spot Queen's Bath

Rescuers over the weekend called off their search for a California woman swept out to sea from a picturesque but dangerous spot on Kauai's north shore.

Monday, Dec 10, 2018 at 10:48 AM PST

2 Taken Into Custody After Car Slams Into San Jose Fourplex

2 Taken Into Custody After Car Slams Into San Jose Fourplex

Two people were taken into custody Monday morning after a car slammed into a residential building in west San Jose, rupturing a gas line in the process and forcing the evacuation of more than one dozen...

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