Judge: Human Waste Can Be Dumped On FarmJudge Lloyd Hicks also ruled there's no evidence of human health risk from dumping the waste on a farm the city of Los Angeles purchased in 1999.
Alaska Airlines Gets Approval To Buy Virgin America To Improve California PresenceParent company Alaska Air Group Inc. said Tuesday that it expects to close the $2.6 billion deal soon and greatly increase its presence in the huge California market.
Heartbreaking Texts Sent By Oakland Fire Victims: 'I'm Going To Die, Mom'In their final moments, with the deadly flames quickly approaching and no way to escape, some of the victims of the Ghost Ship fire sent final text messages saying good-by to the loved ones.
Man Who Shot Ex-NFL Player Charged With ManslaughterThe man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute has been arrested and jailed on a manslaughter charge, records show.
California Supreme Court Limits Police Searches To Probable CauseTorrance police stopped bicyclist Paul Macabeo in 2012 after following him a short distance with their patrol car's headlights off. They acknowledged he was not riding erratically and did not try to flee.
Teens, Music Makers Among Oakland Warehouse Fire VictimsTeenagers, the son of a local sheriff's deputy and young artists who loved music are among the dozens of people who died when a fire broke out at an underground dance party in a warehouse that visitors called a death trap.
Orange County Prosecutors May Be Removed From Murder Case The Orange County district attorney's office is facing a legal challenge that could remove it from a second high-profile murder case in less than two years.
Names Of Seven Oakland Fire Victims ReleasedAuthorities have released the names of seven people who died in a warehouse fire during a dance party that has claimed at least 33 lives.
Police Use 'fake news' In Sting Aimed At California GangA California police chief is defending his decision to issue a fake press release reporting the arrest of two gang members as a ruse to mislead rivals who planned to kill them.
As Many As 40 Expected Dead In Oakland Warehouse Party FireAt least nine people died in a blaze that broke out during a party in a warehouse late Friday night in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to fire officials.
Levi Strauss Stores To Ban GunsIn an open letter written this week .. The c-e-o of the San Francisco-based "Levi Strauss" jeans company asked customers to leave their legal weapons at home .. If they plan to shop at a Levi’s.
Teacher Killed In South Sacramento HomeHomicide detectives were back out at the crime scene just 24 hours after a young mother was gunned down in her own home.