A Northern California firefighter extinguishing a blaze at a homeless encampment fell into what authorities say was a dangerous booby trap lined with spikes.
Prosecutors say a Northern California police officer who posted inflammatory and taunting social media messages about anti-police protesters won’t face criminal charges.
An assistant manager at a Northern California Burger King restaurant found a backpack loaded with about $100,000 in a booth but so far no one has come forward to claim it.
Police have found the body of a baby placed inside a cardboard box and abandoned in the crawl space beneath an empty motor home in San Jose.
The U.S. Geological Survey has registered a minor earthquake in Northern California.
Incident occurred just four days after Marilyn Jean Hartman was released from jail for sneaking aboard a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles.
Woman who repeatedly tried to board planes without boarding passes arrested at LAX.
A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to four years in prison for his role in a copyright infringement scheme that involved selling counterfeit CDs and DVDs in Northern California.
A large fire that broke out at a San Jose land fill is under control but is spewing huge plumes of smoke and burning through fuel.
Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach until the plane — and the boy — landed in Hawaii.
Officials say a 15-year-old boy is “lucky to be alive” and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane’s wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials say 46-year-old Le Nguyen and his 42-year-old girlfriend Kathy Nguyen were taken into custody Tuesday.