Five people arrested after downtown beating
A bouncer at a local bar is under arrest, along with four other men, and all are being accused of beating a man in a…
Crime drops in Bakersfield compared to last year
Murder charges filed in California bank robbery
Prosecutors in California say they have charged a suspect in a bank robbery with three counts of murder in the deaths of a hostage and two…
Police: cross-dressers steal baby formula
GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say two men dressed in women's clothing and carrying purses were among three arrested on suspicion of…
Drought hinders California's clean energy goals
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global…
California residents painting grass green
Homeowners in Los Angeles found a unique way to keep their lawns green without using extra water by painting their lawns green.
Man robbed while saving other man from drowning
An American tourist in Ireland said he was robbed while rescuing a man from drowning.
Black-and-white stripes are the new orange
A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to pop culture.
Dog attacks, kills 7-month-old baby in Ohio
Police in Dayton say a dog has attacked and killed a 7-month-old boy.
Anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies
It is no longer only grief and mourning sweeping across the Netherlands in the aftermath of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. It is…
Ready Set Back-2-School
Come join the 5th Annual Ready-Set Back 2 School Health & Wellness Fair on Thursday, August 7th from 9am - 12pm! The event…
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