Some restaurants plan to open on Thanksgiving
This year, the National Restaurant Association estimates about 15 million people will spend part of their Thanksgiving at a restaurant and…
Dangers of overeating
Tire and wheel theft on the rise in Bakersfield
A growing trend is keeping truck owners on alert for the safety of their vehicles. The Kern County Sheriffs Office has announced an…
Sex offender who stabbed veteran gets 10 years
A high-risk sex offender who was arrested in Mexico was sentenced to 10 years in prison Tuesday.
Gas prices versus SUV purchases
Protecting community donations
The holiday season is a time when families come together and the spirit of giving is everywhere, but law enforcement says it's also a time…
China builds island outpost
China is challenging the U.S. and its allies in the south Pacific with a manmade island meant to serve as a military post.
Russia criticizes U.S. for Ferguson protests
Russian media and government officials put their focus on Ferguson, saying the protests are payback for America's part in the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
Mom who faked son's cancer gets jail, probation
An Aurora woman who lied about her son having cancer in order to collect charitable contributions was sentenced Tuesday.
ISIS might be feeling pinch of lower oil prices
ISIS' so-called caliphate is heavily reliant on black-market oil. With global prices falling, the terrorist group has had to adapt.
Biden's Turkey visit highlights animosity
Biden's visit to Istanbul this weekend prompted anti-American protests. But why so much animosity from a crucial U.S. ally?
Michael Brown's family reacts to grand jury
"No justice, no peace"