A derailment has stalled train traffic on Union Pacific track in Kern County.
The infant was located in the 12000 block of Marradi Avenue. The father was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse and will be booked into juvenile hall.
Graduation season kicks off Friday with the 99th Bakersfield College Commencement. See the list of high school and college graduations here.
Lawyers have filed a claim on behalf of a Tehachapi woman who accused a Kern County deputy of sexually assaulting her twice on one night in March.
Rumors that a tragic violent act had happened inside their new home turned out to be true for a Stallion Springs family.
A bus driver for the Kern County Superintendent of Schools is receiving a state honor. Damon Anglin will be presented Tuesday with the California Bus Driver of the Year Award.
A Kern County deputy accused of touching young women inappropriately was arraigned in court Monday. Deputy Gabriel Lopez, 26, is accused of sexual battery against two separate women in back-to-back days last month.
A proposal that sought to ban smoking in apartments and condominiums has failed in a California Assembly committee.
More than 400,000 unemployed Californians will feel the effects of the federal government’s sequestration spending cuts after cuts to unemployment benefits take effect on April 28.
With an immigration reform bill now in Congress, local community activists hope to drum up support for its passage.
Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday it's unlikely that changes he's seeking to the state's environmental protection law can be accomplished this year, although a top Senate Democrat says he's still pursuing reforms.
Democrats in the California Senate said Tuesday that they will use their majority to advance seven bills that would tighten the state's already strict gun control laws.
A Bear Valley Springs man who had stabbed his father was shot and killed by police Saturday night, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
Caltrans put out a Sig Alert Saturday afternoon warning of traffic backups on southbound Interstate 5 south of State Route 138 due to construction.