Biologists are studying a mountain lion found in the Verdugo Mountains, a small range surrounded by suburbs north of downtown Los Angeles.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A local family asked for prayers and the community responded.
Cuba is officially off America's black-list of countries that sponsor terrorism.
Two local companies are accused of ripping off at least 60 older Kern County veterans.
Paul Carlson, a resident in Lamont, is concerned that there are not enough crosswalks in the community.
It's been a difficult year for the agency charged with caring for children and adults with special needs.
“He was there specifically to take things. We have footage of that,” said Granville Lee, the victim. “For my wife, it is literally a lifeline to get out into the world. My wife happens to be disabled.”
Here you'll find the area's most-wanted prison parolees. CDCR parolees appear here because they are in violation of their parole status.
A drunken driver was found guilty Friday of four felonies, including two counts of second-degree murder, for a crash that killed a woman and her unborn daughter.
Two Northern California men have been charged with kidnapping a businessman who was found alive bound and blindfolded in the trunk of a car.
A 7-mile stretch of Southern California coastline where globs of oily goo washed ashore will remain closed until officials determine the water is safe for swimmers and surfers, authorities said Friday.
The city of Fresno is investigating whether its code enforcement officers took bribes from a large property management firm in exchange for ignoring poor living conditions in low-income housing throughout the city.
A dispute between neighbors ended with both men dead but the safe emergence of two children and the shooter's wife from an all-day standoff at a suburban San Diego apartment, authorities said.
Coroner's officials say a woman has died a day after falling from a 28-foot platform of an attraction at the San Bernardino County Fair.
A San Francisco man who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road was sentenced Friday to life in prison by a judge who cited six deaths that resulted from drugs bought on his website and five people he tried to have killed.
University of Oregon students met in the Memorial Quad to take off their clothes for charity Thursday in the Emerald Media Group’s annual Undie Run.
A "large marijuana grow" was discovered Thursday during a fire at a warehouse, according to the Bakersfield Fire Department.
The driver of a Ford Focus that was crushed under a tanker truck survived the crash Friday morning with reportedly minor injuries.
Crews scouring 7 miles of Southern California beaches had scooped up truckloads of mysterious oily goo Thursday and the area might be clean enough to reopen for the weekend, authorities said.
Family asks that prayers be offered for their 2-year-old who suffers from a rare form of cancer.
A conservation group has announced buying private grazing land outside Berkeley and Oakland, preserving spectacular views for nature lovers to enjoy.
Pacifica Senior Living hosted its own version of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life on Thursday.
Mandatory water restrictions have made it increasingly difficult to keep front yards alive, but some local companies want to offer up information on how you can keep the area around your home green.
The Bureau of Land Management gave this years Making a Difference award to Ted Brummer for his volunteer work.
Now that the homeless camp on South Union Avenue is shut down, residents in some nearby areas worried displaced people will move to their neighborhoods.
Federal investigators are still working to determine what caused a crop-dusting helicopter to slam into the ground and burst into flames Wednesday morning near Wasco.
A five-month joint investigation dubbed "Operation Red Right Hand" has led to the arrest of dozens of Merced County gang members, the California attorney general's office announced Thursday.
A federal grad jury in Fresno on Thursday returned an indictment against a Bakersfield man, who now faces gun charges.
Police were looking for a 7-year-old boy last seen outside Fremont Elementary School.
The local Red Cross is taking advantage of the release of a big budget disaster movie to arm people with information that can help them survive a real-life disaster.
For decades, transportation planners have haggled over how to close the gap between the 710 and 210 freeways, a few miles east of downtown Los Angeles.
A woman was sentenced Thursday in Kern County court to more than seven years in prison on a voluntary manslaughter plea.
The California Supreme Court on Thursday tossed out a Los Angeles man's death penalty while upholding his first-degree murder conviction.