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A San Francisco ferry carrying hundreds of passengers to Oakland hit a harbor piling in San Francisoco on Sunday, injuring children and adults as they tumbled, including one who suffered a gash over his eye.
Health officials determined the sick passenger who sparked an Ebola scare Sunday afternoon at Los Angeles International Airport did not have the disease but had recently visited Africa.
A shallow magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 15 miles from Mammoth Lakes, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:13 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 4.3 miles.
A United flight that landed at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday afternoon was diverted to a remote gate after a passenger on the plane exhibited "flu-like symptoms" associated with Ebola, but it was later determined the passenger was not at risk for the deadly virus.
A scientist at the Scripps Research Institute who is leading an international effort to find a cure for Ebola has turned to crowdfunding to raise money to buy equipment to speed her work.
A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 6 miles from Joshua Tree, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:16 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 4.3 miles.
Stockton homicide detectives were searching for suspects and motives Sunday in a series of apparently unrelated shootings overnight that left five people dead at three locations in the San Joaquin County city.
One person was killed and two others injured Saturday night when they were struck by a train near Santa Barbara.
A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle Saturday night in Pearblossom, an unincorporated area of the Antelope Valley southeast of Palmdale.
Firefighters were gaining ground late Saturday in the battle against a wildfire in Placer County near Lake Tahoe that has destroyed several homes and is threatening 400 more.
Police in the small Northern California city of Weed have arrested a suspect on suspicion of arson in connection with a fire that destroyed 157 homes and forced the evacuation of 4,000 people last month.
A beleaguered Huntington Beach school district has now closed three of its campuses because of an asbestos scare, leaving 1,300 students without a school to attend.
Two Tuskegee Airmen are expected to join more than 200 injured veterans and their supporters for the conclusion of a seven-day, 450-mile bicycle ride that ends Saturday in Los Angeles.
A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon three miles from Morongo Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:02 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.
Three people who called Gardena police saying they had knocked out a man who tried to kidnap them have been arrested after the man was found to be dead, authorities said.
Authorities are investigating the death of an infant reported Saturday at a Compton residence.
The San Diego Zoo this week began construction of a new habitat area for critically endangered Asian leopards.
A woman convicted of murder and imprisoned for 17 years walked out of a Torrance courthouse Friday after a judge called her life sentence “a failure of the criminal justice system” and ordered her release.
When they stepped inside the hotel room 13 miles east of Sacramento, deputies found the 54-year-old man reportedly surrounded by drugs and with a unconscious young woman.
The U.S. Department of Education said Friday that it awarded about $13 million to three charter school networks in California to help them expand.