Large Redwood Tree Fall In Far Northern California Kills Parents Of 5 ChildrenThe mother and father of five children were killed when a huge redwood tree fell on their car as they drove along a highway on California's scenic far north coast.
Cellmate Suspected In Pelican Bay Inmate DeathA Pelican Bay State Prison inmate died Thursday and his cellmate is suspected in his death, authorities said.
Authorities Probe Death Of Pelican Bay Inmate As HomicideAuthorities are investigating as a homicide the death of a 42-year-old inmate at Pelican Bay State Prison in Northern California.
Unusual Mass Attack In Prison Injures 8 California Guards, 7 InmatesOfficials say a fight that forced correctional officers to open fire with real bullets to stop a melee was unusual even by the violent standard of California prisons.
Pelican Bay Inmate Found Unresponsive, Later Dies; Cellmate A SuspectOfficials at a maximum-security Northern California state prison say they are investigating an inmate's death as a homicide.
Dog Missing In Texas After Flooding Found In Crescent CityA year-old pit bull missing since May after Texas flooding has been found in California and the dog will be heading home.
2 Texas Men Arrested In Slaying Of Northern California ManTwo Texas men accused of a killing a Northern California man last week have been arrested while authorities continue their search for a third.
Guide To New Orleans' 2014 Mardi GrasMardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.
Pelican Bay Still Locked Down After Prison RiotPelican Bay prisoners remain on lockdown after a riot broke out over the weekend, involving 63 inmates and injuring three.
Last Tsunami-Sunken Boat Raised At Crescent CityTsunami cleanup operations are winding down at Crescent City after crews raised the last sunken over the weekend.
California To Seek Federal Aid For Tsunami DamageCalifornia emergency officials say they hope to complete a tsunami damage estimate as early as next week to submit to the federal government in an aid request for wave-battered harbors.
Official: Tsunami Damage In Calif. Upward Of $40MA California official estimates that statewide damage from last week's tsunami exceeds $40 million.
California's Crescent City Attracts TsunamisSince the tidal gauge was installed in the boat basin in 1934, this small port on California's rugged northern coast has been hit by 34 tsunamis, large and small.
Tsunami Deals Blow To Calif. TownFishermen who had escaped to sea before the tsunami hit this struggling coastal town landed small loads of crab on Saturday, while crews surveyed damage and a family combed the beach for any sign of a man who was swept away a day ago as he photographed the waves.
One Person Is Missing, 4 Rescued As Tsunami Hits NorCal CoastA tsunami swept at least five people watching the waves out to sea Friday and ripped docks out of harbors in California, spreading the destruction of a devastating Japanese earthquake to the shores of the United States.