A wildfire broke out Tuesday and spread at a staggering pace in every direction through drought-parched canyons east of Los Angeles.
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A faulty curb that perfectly illustrated the seismic forces at work underneath a San Francisco Bay Area neighborhood has been fixed, stunning scientists, who say a curbside laboratory for studying earthquakes was destroyed.
California voters will decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana after Secretary of State Alex Padilla said Tuesday that initiative proponents turned in more than enough signatures to place the question on the November ballot.
A ravenous and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 200 homes, many belonging to retirees on fixed incomes with few other possessions.
A vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said.
Firefighters battling a California wildfire that forced the evacuation of campgrounds and ranches were struggling with strong overnight winds and bracing for rising temperatures as an extreme heatwave is expected to sweep across the Southwest this weekend.
The FBI on Wednesday announced a $50,000 reward and a national media campaign to track down the Golden State Killer, who has been linked through DNA and other evidence to scores of crimes in California.
A car crash that downed power lines turned the hills northwest of Los Angeles into torches, forcing hundreds from their homes and putting entire neighborhoods at risk in this prosperous semi-rural enclave.