Authorities are looking for a gunman who shot a pregnant woman in the face during a road rage incident in Fresno County on Sunday night.
The San Diego City Council is set Tuesday to approve payments totaling $950,000 to two women who said they were sexually abused by a former San Diego police officer while he was still on-duty.
This past weekend, 23-year-old rising pop star Charli XCX played a thrilling, energetic set at Chicago's Lollapalooza -- but not everyone was loving it. Many music critics writing about the set from Ms. XCX -- born Charlotte Aitchison...Show More Summary
We have some heartbreaking news: Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale have decided to split up. [ more › ]
Two men charged in the death of a 4-year-old boy who was killed by a stray bullet as he played in his grandmother's Highland yard pleaded not guilty Monday to murder charges.
A veteran LAPD detective who lost his job after making racially charged remarks during a training session is suing the city alleging he was discriminated against because he was a "white police officer who was wrongfully perceived to be racist."
Nighttime aerial drops helped firefighters in their battle against a more-than-250-acre wildfire burning in the Los Padres National Forest near Ojai.
Trent Reid huddled over the bar with a Heineken on Monday afternoon, listening to the chatter on a police scanner. A few miles down the road, fire crews scrambled to stop the flames from jumping a two-lane highway and threatening homes - including his own.
Sad news from the San Diego Zoo: Bai Yun, the giant panda, is not pregnant, officials announced Monday, ending the civic suspense of is-she-or-isn't-she?
California wildlife officials believe a gray wolf has been moving through a remote part of Siskiyou County.
Investigators on Monday released the first sketch of a man believed to have killed a dentist before opening fire at two Kern County sheriff's deputies, spawning an intense manhunt in a rugged, remote community in Central California.
A father who stabbed his 6-year-old son to death last year was sentenced Monday to 16-years-to-life in prison.
The fate of a vanishing California breed whose numbers have plummeted over the last three decades is now in the hands of the state Fish and Game commissioners. They are to decide this week whether commercial bobcat trappers can continue to operate in the state.
This new endangered wolf, in a state that supposedly hasn't had native wolves since the 1920s, is untagged. But there is a trail camera photo.
Politics, media and place with a little news thrown in. Catching up from the weekend.
With even steeper cuts to federal funding, intense debates continue regarding the removal of art programs from public schools. Since President George W. Bush signed the No Child Left Behind act in 2002, declaring all children would have...Show More Summary
The author nearly 70 years ago, when life was still a journey to ponder It's an oppressively hot day. It was the first time this summer the temperature had gotten up in to the 90s. That wouldn't have meant much--after all it's now August--but for the humidity. Show More Summary
We commend Congress for extending funding for the Federal Highway Trust Fund. However, once again, it appears they are electing to kick this can down the road by offering only a short-term solution. While short-term solutions keep the...Show More Summary
As I mentioned previously, I am slowly digitizing my Black Dahlia files. Here’s a frame grab from a video I shot of Will Fowler on South Norton Avenue in October 1996. Like many people who have written about the killing … Continue reading ?