3 accused of trying to dist. 10lbs of heroin
A federal grand jury returned a two-count indictment today against Julio Perez, 32; Rafael Legorreta, 34, both of Bakersfield; and Francisco…
Taft Superintendent, Ron Bryant resigns
The Taft City School District held a special meeting on Thursday to discuss the future of their superintendent Ron Bryant.
Business partners guilty in $1M scam
Juan Ramon Curiel, 36, of Visalia, pleaded guilty today to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and bankruptcy fraud in connection with a…
Suspicious package shuts down CHP offices
Public information office Robert Rodriguez said a suspicious package left at the California Highway Patrol offices at 4040 Buck Owens…
Crash tangles eastbound Golden State Highway
Eastbound Golden State Highway now reopened after multi-car crash Thursday morning.
Hall Ambulance employees donate gifts to seniors
In the spirit of giving--
33 dead, 185 abducted in Boko Haram attack
The terrorist group Boko Haram has killed at least 33 people and kidnapped 185 more in an attack on a Nigerian village.
What do improved U.S.-Cuba ties mean for Russia?
The U.S. is taking a new stance on its relationship with Cuba, but what does this mean for longtime Cuban ally Russia?
'Serial' brings attention to Innocence Project
The popularity of the podcast "Serial" has brought added attention to the Maryland Innocence Project, which seeks to help those…
How will U.S. respond to Sony attack?
Outlets are reporting that North Korea is behind the hack on Sony. How the U.S. government responds will set a precedent.
Obesity can be workplace disability in the EU
An EU court ruling says employers and service providers can't discriminate against obese individuals and must make reasonable accommodations for them.
Putin doing damage control after ruble struggles
Russian President Vladimir Putin attempted to assuage fears over his country's economic crisis during an annual year-end press conference.