State poverty rate higher than before recession
Even though the poverty rate in California has declined, it is still much higher than it was before the Great Recession.
$458,000 Powerball® Ticket Sold In Tulare
It's a great day for some lucky lottery player who purchased a Powerball ticket in Tulare. That's because that player has won $458,550 from…
Marriott to encourage guests to tip maids
Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to…
Small earthquake rattles Northern California
A small earthquake rattled parts of Northern California.
Pasadena's meters to raise change for homeless
The city of Pasadena is letting homeless people keep the change.
In drought, "pop-up" wetlands provide bird homes
California's drought has created dire conditions for what conservationists say is a bigger-than-normal bird migration starting up now from…
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Families of officer involved deaths want answers
The family of Jorge Ramirez gathered with friends and extended family in front of Bakersfield Police Department Saturday to protest police…
BPD: DUI checkpoint in Central Bakersfield
If you were out celebrating at the Kern County Fair Friday night, the BPD was making sure you did it safely. The Bakersfield Police…
KCSO make major marijuana discovery
Sheriff's deputies made a major drug bust Friday night after raiding a marijuana grow north of Lake Isabella, concluding a five month-long…
HOAs can't ban drought-resistant landscaping
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation to prohibit homeowners associations from banning drought-resistant landscaping to save water.
MADD holds first ever "Walk Like MADD" 5k event
In the last month, at least three people have tragically died due to the actions of a drunk driver.
Joan Rivers: Decades of laughter
IMAGES: New cast of 'Dancing with the Stars'
See the 13 celebrity dancers chosen to compete on season 19 of Dancing with the Stars.
Gallery: Massive surf hits Southern California
A swell from Hurricane Marie brought some of the largest waves in years to Southern California beaches this week.
Lawsuit: Photos show incorrect installation...
A state transportation department is to blame for a man losing his leg after a car crashed into a guardrail that was incorrectly installed,…
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Kern County celebrates National Dog Day
Happy National Dog Day from Kern County!