Two California men will go to trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of 36 partygoers in the worst building fire in the U.S. in more than a decade, a judge ruled Thursday.
A swimmer was severely injured after being bit in the arm by a sea lion in the Bay on Thursday afternoon.
For all of its claims of being an economic paradise, California is a failure when it comes to housing.
A firefighter was killed battling a massive blaze northwest of Los Angeles that is now considered to be California’s fourth largest wildfire in the state’s history, fire officials announced Thursday.
The colossal wildfire burning northwest of Los Angeles became the fourth largest in California history and authorities said it would likely keep growing and threatening communities as hot, gusty winds fanned the flames.
A California man convicted for the torture and murder of his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son may be sentenced to death.
A California woman who cashed nearly $300,000 worth of her dead mother’s Social Security checks for 24 years, financing her own car payments, airline tickets and hotel stays along the way, was sentenced Tuesday to 13 months in prison.
The Los Angeles Fire Department now has an eye in the sky to help monitor the flames tearing through parts of southern California, officials said.
A series of random shootings targeting vehicles in central California has drivers on edge and authorities scrambling to catch the perpetrator before someone gets seriously hurt.
Following Tuesday’s sudden death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, the president of the city’s Board of Supervisors automatically became acting mayor.
An illegal cooking fire at a homeless encampment sparked a wildfire in Bel-Air last week, authorities said Tuesday.
The fifth largest wildfire in California history is expanding — into an area of California that has remained in at least moderate drought, even after last winter’s powerful rains and heavy mountain snowfall eliminated drought symptoms in much of the rest of the state.
A Grinch is burglarizing homes in the nation’s second-largest city — and, just like the devilish and green Dr. Seuss villain, he’s sporting a Santa hat during the spree.
A 27-year-old California ex-porn star was sentenced Monday to life behind bars for brutally murdering his wealthy older boyfriend in 2015 in order to get his multi-million dollar inheritance.
One of the jurors who last month found Jose Ines Garcia Zarate not guilty of murdering Kate Steinle defended his decision, calling the 2015 shooting “a freak accident.”
A suspect to a cold case in Northern California has been arrested on Monday—37 years after the homicide of a 14-year-old girl that drew national attention, the San Francisco Gate reported.
The huge Southern California wildfire that’s exploded in size, becoming the fifth largest in state history, forced several celebrities to escape from their wealthy hillside enclave Monday.
The half-naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said.
The...body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said.
The fossilized remains of creatures that roamed southern California 10,000 years ago were discovered by a crew digging for a subway extension under the busy streets of Los Angeles.