Possible accidental shooting injures child
A young person suffered minor injuries Tuesday morning in a possible accidental shooting, Sheriff's Office officials said.
Man charged with torture takes plea deal
Calif. Amber Alert canceled for 12-year-old
An Amber Alert issued more than two hours ago in California for a 12-year-old boy has been canceled, KABC-TV reports.
6.9 earthquake reported offshore Northern Calif.
Officials say a powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there was no danger of a tsunami.
Man in standoff with FBI, police
A standoff was underway Sunday at a gated FBI field office in Sorrento Valley with a man considered to be possibly armed and dangerous,…
Calif. lawmaker wants to ban orcas from shows
SeaWorld said Friday that a state lawmaker who authored a bill to ban its company from using orcas in its shows is associated with "well…
Senate Dems talk all night long about climate
Senators have found plenty of common ground in an overnight debate about climate change that has been characterized by civil exchanges from…
Most taxpayers now prefer e-filing
More and more taxpayers are entering the digital age in filing their returns.
UN: Syrian children hardest hit by civil war
The United Nations' agency for child protection says 5.5 million Syrian children have been affected by the civil war, losing lives, limbs,…
Jet passengers with stolen passports identified
Missing Malaysian jet: Iranian passengers with stolen passports identified; still no sign of plane.
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