The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed has reached a settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
State senators participated in a two-hour ethics training session Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year that have damaged the Legislature's image.
A 5-year-old boy in the San Francisco Bay Area was injured after being shot in the eye with a paintball gun.
Two former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were charged with planting guns to make arrests at a medical marijuana dispensary, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
Police are looking for three people suspected of shoplifting and then pushing a store employee when confronted.
Police are looking for a man suspected of shoplifting and then shoving a store employee when confronted.
The Kern County District Attorney's Office has a new place for sexual assault victims find refuge anytime of day or night.
Bail was increased Wednesday for Joseph Maine, a man accused of driving drunk and killing a pregnant woman, and, in a separate case, domestic violence.
A pedestrian was hit Wednesday morning on China Grade Loop east of Manor Street.
An amusement ride company that has set up in the past at the Kern County Fair has been slapped with a hefty fine for safety violations.
A new anti-bullying phone and computer application could potentially help cut down on the amount of bullying in some Kern County schools.
The fight is back in full force against a serious threat to Kern County's important citrus industry. The battle against the Asian citrus psyllid is being waged both around homes and in citrus orchards.
In the wake of more than two dozen deaths, a panel has recommended a sweeping overhaul of Los Angeles County's child welfare system.