A wildfire that killed a California firefighter grew quickly and forced the closure of a key route into Yosemite National Park as crews contended with sweltering conditions Sunday, authorities said.
A 30-year-old woman has been charged in the brutal beating of a 92-year-old man on July 4, Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.
A convicted child molester was killed by another inmate less than a week after arriving at a California prison, officials said.
Out of the ashes, a … proposal will rise. That’s the bittersweet story out of Goleta, Calif., where an out-of-control fire scorched about 100 acres and destroyed more than a dozen homes after it started Friday night.
SANTA BARBARA, CA– “Last night, approximately 25,000 people were evacuated in the Goleta area due to the Holiday fire. This rapidly spreading fire consumed approximately 100 acres and destroyed a number of homes, and it damaged several more.” said Sheriff Bill Brown of Santa Barbara County. A state of emergency has been declared in Santa Barbara, California due to wildfires in the area. The fire which started Friday night has already burned more than 20 structures. Firefighters are doing their […]
Officials say San Francisco will become the first major U.S. city to increase its minimum wage to $15 an hour Sunday under a ballot measure approved by voters in 2014.
A Latino man and his mother who were doing yard work in California were verbally attacked by a woman who called them “illegals” and “rapists,” and a video of the encounter has gone viral.
The governor of California has declared a state of emergency in parts of Northern California due to raging wildfires that have burned 10,500 acres so far.
Why buy a house when you can buy an entire town? A 19th century ghost town in California, that includes an abandoned hotel, church and bunkhouse, came on the market earlier this month.
SACRAMENTO, CA — Have you ever thought what it would be like if the state you lived in were to be divided into multiple states? Well, living in Texas, probably so, and some Californians have the same idea! An initiative qualified on Tuesday to split California into three parts and will appear on the ballot in the upcoming November elections. The proposal would split the state into a “New” California, Northern California and Southern California. Tim Draper, the venture capitalist […]