Police are investigating a suspected homicide in southwest Bakersfield.
Pop star Justin Bieber has finally settled a $10,880 bill for attempting to smuggle his pet monkey into Germany last year.
The Dominican Republic government commission that oversees public performances is banning a Sept. 13 concert by Miley Cyrus on morality grounds.
California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.
An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior Hamas military commanders Thursday, delivering a likely blow to the organization's morale and highlighting the long reach of Israel's intelligence services.
The two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital where they were treated, the aid groups they were working for said Thursday.
A white police officer whose shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old ignited racial upheaval in a St. Louis suburb has been characterized as either an aggressor whose deadly gunfire constituted a daylight execution or a law enforcer wrongly maligned for just doing his job.
A California Highway Patrol officer who was videotaped repeatedly striking a woman on the side of a Los Angeles freeway could face serious charges, the agency said Wednesday after forwarding its investigation to the district attorney.
The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor — the world's biggest bath toy.
In London, artists Victor Ivanov and Lewis G recently caused a stir when they wandered around the capital city covered in raw chicken skin outfits.
A Boise man's trail camera has captured a coyote family growing up in southeast Boise. Courtesy photo.
Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay have reportedly emerged as the frontrunners to perform at the 2015 Super Bowl halftime show.
The U.S. military continued its airstrikes against the group as President Barack Obama denounced the group as a "cancer" threatening the entire region.
Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris Wednesday on the outskirts of Hiroshima city, killing at least 36 people and leaving seven missing, Japanese police said.
Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son's detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he's ashamed and saddened.
In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley - and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say.
Bakersfield police say one of the suspects tried to punch an employee when confronted about the alleged robbery.
Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes.
Prosecutors have charged a former Marine with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned Southern California mine shaft.
Herman "Hy" Goldman turned 101 this weekend and won't quit after 73 years working at the same New Jersey job.
The wife of U.S. radio personality Casey Kasem has cited her Norwegian heritage as one of the reasons for burying her late husband in Oslo, a spokeswoman for the funeral service agency there said Tuesday.
By Tuesday, the fire had destroyed six homes and consumed 3,195 acres of grass, brush and scattered pine on the north side of Highway 155. As many as 12 known structures are damaged.