The intersection of Berkshire and Stine, just south of Panama, is heavily traveled, especially in the mornings and evenings. One mother is worried about the students who walk this way to go to school.
Representatives of two counties in far Northern California petitioned state officials Thursday for the right to form a 51st state called Jefferson, formally asking state lawmakers to vote on their proposal.
A woman has been charged with setting seven fires — including two at churches — in a Los Angeles suburb.
State lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when "yes means yes" while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.
Kern County Sheriff's deputies are working with Los Angeles authorities to see if a suspected serial killer just arrested in Southern California is the same man who shot at a car about two weeks ago on Highway 14 near Rosamond.
High surf generated by a former hurricane in the eastern Pacific rolled onto Southern California beaches again Thursday, showing signs of diminishing but still bringing warnings of possible property damage and dangerous rip currents.
Two Golden Empire Transit District board members on the hot seat after the city's bus strike said Thursday that they refuse to quit.
A mother in Forest Grove said she made a shocking discovery when she browsed through her daughter's school iPad - issued from Neil Armstrong Middle School - and found erotic literature. It's the same school the On Your Side Investigators revealed was linked to cyberbullying issues after students breached the iPad security system.
The vice principal at Tevis Junior High School was arrested Thursday and booked into jail after bringing a gun on campus.
The state Assembly has approved legislation that would impose the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
State officials are considering penalties against Pacific Gas and Electric Co. for the 2012 death of a worker dismantling the idled Kern Power Plant.
Two people were each sentenced Thursday to seven years to life in prison for torturing a toddler.
Colossus, the iconic wooden roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain, will reopen in the spring as Twisted Colossus.
World War II veteran Lee Neukirchner will be presented with medals Thursday from Congressman Kevin McCarthy.
Bakersfield City School District is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday for its newest schools - Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher Elementary and Paul L. Cato Middle School.