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Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 09:01 PM PDT

Tesla Driver Appeared to Be 'Fully Sleeping' for at Least 30 Miles on SoCal's 405 Freeway

Tesla Driver Appeared to Be 'Fully Sleeping' for at Least 30 Miles on SoCal's 405 Freeway

When Shawn Miladinovich looked at the Tesla alongside him on the notoriously busy 405 Freeway in Southern California, what he saw was alarming — the driver was apparently sound asleep at the wheel. And, this...

Friday, Jun 21, 2019 at 12:58 PM PDT

Summer Solstice 2019: What You Need to Know

Summer Solstice 2019: What You Need to Know

The summer solstice sets off the official start of summer as the Northern Hemisphere angles itself at the point in its orbit closest to the sun, causing the longest day and shortest night of the calendar...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 11:37 AM PDT

This Fake License Plate Got a Motorcycle Officer's Attention

This Fake License Plate Got a Motorcycle Officer's Attention

A fake vintage California license plate led to the arrest of a big rig driver on suspicion of DUI, methamphetamine possession and other crimes in Ventura County.

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 02:51 PM PDT

Judge Weighs in on California Group's Dispute With Ohio Zoo Over Gorilla

Judge Weighs in on California Group's Dispute With Ohio Zoo Over Gorilla

A federal judge has again ordered a California group to return a male silverback gorilla to the Ohio zoo where he was born.

Thursday, Jun 6, 2019 at 05:35 AM PDT

Man Who Once Got FBI to Test 'Bigfoot' Hair Still Holds Hope

Man Who Once Got FBI to Test 'Bigfoot' Hair Still Holds Hope

Yeti persisted. An Oregon man intent on proving the existence of the mythical creatures known as Bigfoot, Sasquatch, the Abominable Snowman and Yeti in 1976 managed to get the FBI to test hair and tissue...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 05:47 PM PDT

Tut Tut, It Looks Like...Ladybugs?

Tut Tut, It Looks Like...Ladybugs?

Though it looked like the San Diego region was about to be drenched in a soggy downpour, it was actually something sort of magical. A giant swarm of ladybugs making its way across the National Weather Service...

Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 at 07:32 PM PDT

Parent, Doctor Warn of Rat Bite Fever After 8-Year-Old's Brush With Death

Parent, Doctor Warn of Rat Bite Fever After 8-Year-Old's Brush With Death

An 8-year-old Menifee girl is recovering from Rat Bite Fever at Rady Children's Hospital. Her mother says she was at death's door just last Sunday.

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 10:58 AM PDT

World's Smallest Surviving Baby

World's Smallest Surviving Baby

Officials at a San Diego hospital revealed Wednesday that the world's smallest surviving baby was born in December. Nicknamed "Saybie" by the nursing staff, the girl weighed 8.6 ounces when she was...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 07:16 AM PDT

Peacock Stuck in Truck Grill Walks Away Unharmed

Peacock Stuck in Truck Grill Walks Away Unharmed

Sheriff's deputies in Clackamas, Oregon, came to the aid of a driver who had a peacock stuck in the grill of her truck. The peacock escaped and appeared to be unharmed.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 08:29 AM PDT

'Guardian Angel': Pigeon Saves Speeding Driver From Ticket

'Guardian Angel': Pigeon Saves Speeding Driver From Ticket

Police in western Germany say divine intervention saved a speeding driver from getting a ticket, after a pigeon photobombed a traffic enforcement camera at just the right moment. Perhaps inspired by this week's...

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