6 districts apply for NCLB waiver extension
Six of California's largest urban school districts have applied for a waiver freeing them from requirements of the nation's No Child Left…
Gov. Brown orders mandatory water restrictions
California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered officials Wednesday to impose statewide mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history as…
Joshua Tree area closed while raptors nest
A rock climbing area at Joshua Tree National Park has been temporarily closed because two nesting raptors have made it their home.
Pharmacists' group: Don't provide execution drug
A national pharmacists' group has adopted a policy discouraging its members from providing death-penalty drugs.
McDonald's to test all-day breakfast
A McMuffin for dinner? It might happen, as McDonald's plans to test an all-day breakfast at some locations in the San Diego area starting…
Police: Missing college student killed by car
Authorities and concerned relatives and friends sought the public's help on Sunday in finding a University of California, Berkeley…
Why we could more free legal aid clinics
Dozens of Kern County residents received free legal assistance thanks to the help of future lawyers, Wednesday.
Dr. Robert Tupac found dead inside his office
Dr. Robert George Tupac was found dead inside his dental office at the Stockdale Tower Executive Offices building early Wednesday…
Cirque Du Soleil show comes to Bakersfield
Bakersfield will soon be getting a little of Sin City, but just for a short while.
Residents concerned over honeybee infestation
Some residents in a southeast Bakersfield neighborhood are concerned for the safety of neighborhood kids due to an infestation of honeybees.
Diseased trees being cut down at Beale Park
Dozens of people enjoy Beale Park everyday, but parkgoers may not like some recent changes there.
Same employees, now local organic food options
Business seems to be booming in Bakersfield, with new retail shops and grocery stores opening up all across town.
PICS: Damage from severe weather Wednesday
Severe weather raced across Oklahoma March 25 leaving damage, schools closed and one person dead.
Kim Kardashian goes blonde
Israeli PM warns Congress about Iran
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised his nation's relationship with the United States during a speech to a joint session of…
Feb 2015 Kern County Snowy storm
At the 2015 Academy Awards
A look at the 2015 Academy Awards.
Oscars 2015: On the red carpet
A look at the best red carpet fashion of the 2015 Academy Awards.