Four teens were charged Tuesday with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student with a baseball bat and wrench as he walked to his off-campus apartment after meeting with a study group.
A Golden Empire Transit union employee tells Eyewitness News she just wants the strike end, amid financial struggles stemming from the strike.
A broken water main near the UCLA campus is spewing water into the air, and stranding cars and people in underground parking structures.
Police are investigating a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the area of 4th Street and Union Avenue.
Tuesday afternoon, the Kern County coroner's office identified the pedestrian as 26-year-old Jesus Apolinar Rios-Gallegos.
The California Department of Public Health reported Kern County's first human case of West Nile virus for the year.
The city of Bakersfield said it's shutting down operations at its spray parks earlier than it expected. The water will be turned off Tuesday night.
New regulations that include fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water are taking effect in California.
A Bakersfield man was killed Monday morning in a head-on crash on Highway 166 in New Cuyama.
A woman was sentenced Tuesday for a March chase and crash in a stolen car.
Los Angeles police officers are rallying at City Hall for a more favorable union contract.
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The Kern County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday afternoon that the Verizon landline service is down in Taft, McFarland and Glenville because of a cut cable.
An exotic-animal trainer told repeatedly that she can't keep tigers on her Ventura County property has filed suit in Superior Court.
North of the River Recreation and Park District will shut down some spray park operations early this season in light of the state's ongoing drought.
Mexican law officers arrested a man wanted out of Kern County for burglary and parole violation.
A California man who was charged after refusing treatment for his tuberculosis was found and arrested, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke shop in one of New York's most bustling neighborhoods, officials said.
A Bakersfield mom discovers the city may have a way to keep the spray parks open despite the state's emergency drought orders.
The two largest water suppliers in the Bakersfield area do not plan to fine water wasters under the state's new emergency orders, but they are responding with efforts to reduce water use during the current drought.
The city has decided to postpone the decision announced Friday to remove engraved bricks and tiles from the Centennial Plaza in front of the Rabobank Arena.
A Bakersfield family was front and center for the unexpected lightning strikes this weekend that left 13 injured and one man dead at Venice Beach.
A big rig crash forced the closure of the northbound Interstate 5 connector at Highway 99 on Monday afternoon.
California Gov. Jerry Brown took a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying Monday he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail."
The California drought has forced the cancellation of Sacramento's annual Gold Rush Days, typically held during the Labor Day weekend, city officials said Monday.
Top California regulators communicated often and enthusiastically with executives at Pacific Gas & Electric Co., even offering unsolicited advice on handling the media while they presided over a case to decide how much the utility should pay for a deadly explosion in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb, according to a trove of emails released Monday.
A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow some of the 1,200 people under evacuation orders to return home Monday.
The owner of a Southern California livestock auction house will serve probation for his role in an animal cruelty case that came to light after an undercover investigation by an animal rights organization.
A fire Monday afternoon damaged a palm tree, storage building and three vehicles.
Prison officials alerted the public Monday to an escapee.
Engraved bricks on the ground in front of Rabobank Arena will be torn up for a "uniform, level surface," according to the Bakersfield Public Works Department.
Police said a gang shooting led to the arrests of several people Sunday.
The courthouse on Truxtun Avenue was locked down for about 10 minutes late Friday afternoon when police received a report of a man with a gun.