Dubious Coronavirus Claims By 2 Central California Doctors Condemned By Health ExpertsA news conference by two California doctors that downplayed the threat of the coronavirus and made dubious claims that the disease had already spread widely, and therefore was not dangerous, struck a chord with those itching for states to ease stay-at-home orders -- but is being condemned by public health officials and experts.
I-5 Through The Grapevine Reopened After Snow ClosuresThe notorious Grapevine section of Interstate 5 in towering Tejon Pass north of Los Angeles was finally opened after a 36-hour closure forced by dangerous conditions that set on Christmas night.
California Man Killed By Illegal Fireworks BlastThe Kern County Sheriff's Office says a 45-year-old man was killed when an illegal firework detonated.
'Miracle Pup' Who Was Shot 3 Times Recovering Well After Eye-Removal SurgeryThanks to her foster fur-parent, the 'Miracle Pup' that was shot three times earlier this month, is recovering well, according to KCSO.
Pastor Asking City Of Bakersfield To Add 'In God We Trust' To Cop CarsBakersfield Police patrol vehicles may soon have new decals if a proposal by a local pastor moves forward.
Dog Recovering After Being Dragged At Least 100 Yards Behind A Fast-Moving Scooter A dog in Bakersfield is recovering after it was dragged behind a moving scooter.
Thieves Break Into California Office Of Rep. Kevin McCarthyHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says thieves broke into his Bakersfield office and that he wants help from the public to identify them.
Gunman Killed 5 In Bakersfield Before Taking His Own Life, Police SaySix people are dead -- including the suspect -- after a man opened fire at multiple locations in Bakersfield, California, on Wednesday, a local sheriff said.
Man Kills 5 People, Self In BakersfieldSix people are dead after a series of shootings that occurred in a span of 15 minutes in Bakersfield, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.
Convicted Child Molester Slain By Fellow Inmate At California PrisonAuthorities say a convicted child molester was beaten to death by another inmate just days after arriving at a California prison.
Hunt Continues For Paroled Sex Offender After RV Chase From LA To BakersfieldStephen Houk is a registered sex offender who was on parole following a conviction in Oregon for felony sodomy, records indicated.
California Judge: Baker Can Refuse Same-Sex Wedding CakesA judge has ruled a bakery owner can continue to refuse to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples because it violates her Christian beliefs.
Child From Family Living In Storage Container Dies In FireCalifornia authorities say a young child has died in a fire inside a storage unit where a family of five had been living.
Suspect Who Opened Fire At California Hospital Is IdentifiedCalifornia authorities have identified a gunman who fired through a glass door at a hospital emergency room before being shot and wounded by police.
Gunman Opens Fire At Hospital In BakersfieldA man was shot Friday after police say he opened fire at a hospital in Bakersfield, California.