The city has approved a new plan to preserve and restore the engraved bricks and tiles at the Centennial Plaza in front of Rabobank Arena.
Gov. Jerry Brown reports spending $13.5 million this month to support two measures on the November ballot.
A retired San Diego police criminalist apparently killed himself after being linked to the murder of a 14-year-old girl three decades ago, authorities said Thursday.
A $5,000 reward is being offered to help capture the killer of a 9-year-old Anaheim girl.
University of California, Davis researchers working to save an endangered Mojave Desert rodent have successfully bred some of the animals in captivity.
Cottonwood Road, Madison Street and P Street could be closed at times next week. The contractor for the State Route 58 Gap Closure project will be working on completing preparation work to pave the slopes beneath the bridges, according to the Thomas Roads Improvement Program.
Tessa Marie Jennings was driving in late December 2012 when her car left Sidding Road, just west of Highway 43, and slammed into two trees. Clayton Blake Goldman was killed.
More than 1,300 photos were found, including many of women in an exam room who were either completely or partially nude.
A judge has struck down Los Angeles' billboard ban, saying it conflicts with free-speech protections under the state constitution.
A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles County, claiming her photo was snapped at a hospital and went viral online.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating after a man's body was found in lanes on a Los Angeles freeway.
Army veteran Richard Vega was awarded medals Thursday in Bakersfield for his service in the Korean War. Congressman David Valadao was on hand to honor Vega.
The United States government must make a formal apology to secure the freedom of two Americans who remain imprisoned in North Korea after the release this week of Jeffrey Fowle, North Korean legal experts said Thursday.
A 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike was hit and killed by an ice cream truck in South Los Angeles and residents then attacked the driver, authorities said.
A slew of activity at Wednesday night's Bakersfield City Council meeting. With little discussion, the council unanimously approved a $2.4 million plan to hire 15 more employees for the police department.