A former chief operating officer of the online file-sharing service Napster was killed when he was struck by a sheriff's patrol car while riding a bicycle, authorities said Monday.
Sonoma County Sheriff's officials are scouring the site where human remains were discovered over the weekend.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris and the Obama administration are urging a federal appeals court to uphold California's mandatory collection of DNA samples from everyone arrested in the state as a constitutional and powerful law enforcement tool.
Bob Filner was sentenced Monday to three months of home confinement and three years of probation for harassing women while he was mayor of San Diego, completing the fall of the former 10-term congressman who barely a year ago achieved his long dream of being elected leader of the nation's eighth-largest city.
Federal officials on Monday unsealed five criminal cases filed against 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies as part of an FBI investigation into allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption in the nation's largest jail system.
A lawsuit over a utility rate increase in Delano got its day in court Monday. The suit claims that Delano residents did not receive proper notification about the fee hike. The city is challenging the lawsuit.
Plant-based alternatives to eggs, poultry and other meat could be good for the environment because it could reduce consumption of meat, which requires large amounts of land, water and crops to produce, backers say.
Check here for schools in Kern County impacted by this winter blast.
It's a Bakersfield tradition. For 30 years, the Toy Run has brought the biking community together to support needy families during the holidays.
The snow event that closed Kern County highways over the weekend may be over, but the hard freeze warning issued by the National Weather Service continues through Wednesday, putting citrus crops in danger.
The few remaining Kern County survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor took part in a ceremony to mark the anniversary at Union Cemetery.
A disturbance late Saturday at Lerdo Jail led to the cancellation of visitation for inmates for the remainder of the weekend.
The California health exchange is giving the names of tens of thousands of consumers to insurance agents without their knowledge.
A storm brings ice and snow to the higher elevations prompting road closures for awhile and causing headaches for drivers heading south and east.
The suspect involved in an officer-involved shooting spoke with Eyewitness News from behind bars.