Neighbors in a northwest Bakersfield area are frustrated that someone keeps opening up their "community" mailbox.
A utility trying to stop a monthlong leak at a massive natural gas storage facility near a Los Angeles neighborhood said Tuesday it planned to use a mist to mask the sickening stench as work continues — possibly for three more months — to plug the well.
The Bakersfield SPCA on Tuesday provided a list of safe and dangerous holiday foods for pets.
An Orange County, California, jail inmate who allegedly abused a baby girl has been charged with murder after she died 10 years later from "shaken baby syndrome."
Five people, including a former hospital executive and two surgeons, are charged with a massive kickback scheme that resulted in billing $580 million to the government and insurance companies, authorities announced Tuesday.
A series of exceptionally high tides began all along the California coast Tuesday, bringing the possibility of minor flooding to low-lying areas including bay fronts, beach parking lots, coastal roads and marinas.
Three Bakersfield men are seeking legal retribution for injuries they say were caused by exploding electronic cigarettes.
The body of a woman and dog were found Tuesday in an Oildale house, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.
The gunfire from deputies that ended a summer manhunt in eastern Kern County was justified, the Kern County District Attorney's Office said Tuesday.
A Bakersfield Fire Department captain is out of the hospital after suffering a stroke.
Police on Tuesday released a computer composite image of a robber that struck multiple times in the parking lot of Cambridge Village Apartments on North Laurelglen Boulevard.
Mountain snow could affect Thanksgiving travel.
Fire destroyed an abandoned house Tuesday morning in California City.
A semitruck fire Monday night forced the closure of two lanes along southbound Interstate 5 at the Grapevine.
After going largely unnoticed for decades, state water quality regulators are setting their focus on a common practice in oil production - wastewater ponds.
New credit cards equipped with computer chips have changed the way valuable financial information is stolen.
Four Oildale children between the ages of 5 and 10 are recovering this week after being exposed Saturday to what health officials are calling a “very strong acid.”
A car from Disneyland's long-running PeopleMover has sold at a Los Angeles auction for $471,500.
Sonoma County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man suspected of killing his parents after two bodies were found inside a home southwest of Sebastopol.
Los Angeles will begin hosting U.S. Navy vessels in an annual Fleet Week starting next year.
Searchers have located the body of a missing graduate student killed in an avalanche in the Sierra Nevada.
The city of Fullerton, California, said Monday that it reached a settlement in the death of a mentally ill homeless man who died after a violent arrest that brought national scrutiny to the suburban university town.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man suspected in a residential burglary.
The Bureau of Land Management announced plans to burn piles in the Wofford Heights and Wagy Flat areas this winter and spring.
Eduardo Rebolledo had just gotten into his pickup truck after work, eager to head home to his two children when a gang dispute erupted 30 yards behind him on a Los Angeles street. The 38-year-old ducked right into the path of a bullet that hit him in the head, killing him instantly.
The 28th annual Holiday Cottage opens Monday at East Hills Mall to benefit children in foster care and group homes.
The front end of a commuter light rail train derailed after crashing into a car and injuring the driver Monday during morning rush hour in Los Angeles, authorities said.
A search uncovered a stolen 9 mm pistol on one of the people and a second stolen gun in a nearby vehicle.
No trash collection will take place Thanksgiving Day, according to the Bakersfield Public Works Department.
Police launched an investigation Monday after a homeowner called them about the discovery of what appears to be a human skull.
The panel's move Wednesday to select the company as a franchisee — and sideline other futuristic yet far-fetched transportation concepts floated to the group — adds a layer of government legitimacy to the endeavor that could help it attract investors and get closer to breaking ground. But with no state dollars attached, the decision doesn't directly address the project's most glaring missing link — billions of dollars.
A 71-year-old woman was killed in a crash on Kern Canyon Road on Saturday evening, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
A stabbing in southeast Bakersfield left two people injured Sunday evening, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.