Watch Video: Obama immigration reform speech
President Barack Obama addressed the nation today, highlighting his plan for immigration reform.
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Bakersfield Fire Department host…
Bakersfield Fire Department host demonstration of do's and don'ts when it comes to frying a turkey
Obama To Unveil Immigration Plan
President will make a primetime address Thursday
Bomb scare shuts down bank in Lamont
Sheriff's deputies shutdown several streets in Lamont after bomb scare.
Sheriff's bomb squad detonates backpack left at Bank
Bomb scare at bank shuts down streets in Lamont.
Special needs kids improve social skills…
Special needs kids improve social skills
Trial for accused Taft High shooter enters 5th day
23ABC's Cris Ornelas was there and has the latest.
KCSO: Wife of BNSF employee Robert Limon…
KCSO: Wife of BNSF employee Robert Limon arrested in death
'Cue Ball Family Billiards' owner,…
Mike Francis, a marine veteran, passed away at the age of 85.
Arrests made in death of Robert Limon
23ABC's Lesley Marin tells us more how friends and co-workers are stunned at this latest turn of events.
UFW organizes "symbolic Thanksgiving"
Local farmers held a symbolic Thanksgiving meal to show that the people who produce America's crops are forced to live in the shadows because…
SWAT team called to Community Trust Bank in Lamont
Community Trust building was evacuated after a man who was acting erratically left a box in a teller's desk.
Family Taking Legal Action Against BPD
The family of the man who was gunned down by Bakersfield Police is pursuing legal action. Family members along with their attorney, Daniel…
You! Caught on camera
Downtown there are more cameras than you may think.
Ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday Nov. 18th…
23ABC's Lindsey Adams reports live at the new CSUB housing project
Revelation movie premieres in Bakersfield
Much of the movie shot in Kern County
Energy drinks poison kids
A new study shows among the emergency calls for caffeine exposure, 40% involved kids under 6-years-old.
Giving Tuesday To Celebrate Generosity And…
Black Friday, and Cyber Monday are just around the corner and so is Giving Tuesday, a global initiative to increase holiday generosity. This…
CHP to combat aggressive driving
The goal is to reduce deaths by aggressive drivers.
Officers identified in Mt. Vernon shooting
One officer shot a taser before other officers shot the man.
Superintendent arrested again for drunk driving
Ron Bryant was busted Saturday for his third DUI.
CSUB unveils new bike rental program
Program is free for all students and begins in January.
Deputies looking for 11-year-old boy
The search continues for Carlos Morales who has been missing since Friday.
Body found near McFarland is that of missing…
The remains belong to 17-year-old Yoselin Calderon.
Superintendent arrested again for drunk driving
Superintendent Ron Bryant busted Saturday for his third DUI.
False alarm of bomb halts traffic on Hwy 58
A "possible pipe bomb" turned out to be a PVC pipe.
Bryan Oliver trial ends for the day, will…
Taft High School staff members testified on Friday.
44-year-old Allen Wayne Siedmiorka killed at…
At about 5:30 a.m., 44-year-old Allen Wayne Siedmiorka was traveling on his motorcycle when he collided with a pickup truck turning at the…
5th Annual Chips For Kids Toy Drive begins…
5th Annual Chips For Kids Toy Drive begins Monday, Nov. 17th
Homeless for a cause
Two groups teamed up to spread awareness and change people's perspective on homelessness.
Volunteers with Bakersfield Burrito Project…
Volunteers with Bakersfield Burrito Project spend night living on the street
Woman fighting to get her dog back
Woman with kidney failure fighting to get her dog back after he was adopted by another family.
Friends And Family Remember Ramiro James…
Bakersfield police are still investigating that high speed chase along Highway 178 that ended up in a deadly shooting. A candlelight vigil was…
Another concern for crosswalk near Foothill…
Another concern for crosswalk near Foothill High School
Obamacare enrollment begins Saturday
Starting Saturday, the Affordable Care Act's second open enrollment period begins in California.
Local school prepares for "active shooter" scenario
Police testing how teachers respond
Sneha Mohammadi sentenced in Crisp & Cole…
She was facing 30 years in prison, but she will only have to serve 18 months in Crisp & Cole mortgage fraud scheme
Taft High School shooting suspect Bryan…
23ABC's Cris Ornelas was inside the courtroom and brings us the latest details. Follow the trial on social media using the hashtag…
Weed and weapons
Federal and state laws are not on the same page regarding the legality of marijuana.
A look inside the lockdown
Tonight on 23ABC news at 6 p.m.
Trails sabotaged in Devou Park
Wires strung across some paths
Car pursuit ends deadly after suspect shot…
Car pursuit ends deadly after suspect shot by Bakesfield police officers
Police Shooting Near Highway 178
A police pursuit ended near Mt. Vernon avenue and Highway 178 around 9:15 p.m. Police tell 23 ABC shots were fired, and a suspect taken to…
Pursuit ends in shooting
Police pursuit ended with gunfire
Training to fight fires
Bakersfield firefighters use props and train to fight fires in the dark.
People concerned over dangerous crosswalk…
23ABC's Mark Christian tells us about why some area residents have begun to take matters into their own hands.
Trial for alleged Taft H.S. shooter Bryan…
23ABC's Tim Calahan tells us what he saw during the first day of the trial.
Anthony Jefferson sentenced
The local man who lured girls to hotels with promises of making it big in Hollywood, only to sexually assault them, was sentenced to eight…
Anthony Searles-Harris sentenced in court
A local man convicted of hosting sex parties with underage girls at his Oildale home learned his punishment Thursday.
St. Jude Dream Home Groundbreaking
23ABC's Lia Steinberg gives us a sneak peek of the home before tickets go on sale in April of 2015.
Bakersfield American Legion member is…
23ABC's Cris Ornelas tells us about a man who some Legion members say is bringing shame upon their honorable organization.
Taft H.S. shooting trial begins for Bryan Oliver
23ABC's Tim Calahan has the latest from outside the court room.
American Legion leader is sex offender
Bakersfield American Legion leader is registered sex offender
Counterfeiting ring discovered during…
Police seize thousands of dollars in counterfeit currency and drugs in Tehachapi
American Legion Leader is sex offender
A Bakersfield American Legion leader is a convicted sex offender
Taft High School shooting trial expected to…
Taft High School shooting trial expected to start Thursday
Taft Union High School shooting trial…
Taft Union High School shooting trial expected to begin Thursday
7NEWS Twitter users help get dog inside
Denver police say a dog seen curled up at a sliding glass door in the cold and snow has been brought inside.
Space probe Philae makes history, lands on comet
The Philae probe has landed on the surface of a comet, a historic first.