'ER' Actress Vanessa Marquez Killed In California Police ShootingVanessa Marquez, an actress best known for her recurring role as a nurse on the NBC drama "ER," was shot and killed by police in South Pasadena, California on Thursday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Suspect Arrested After Man Stabbed In Face At Pasadena Train StationOfficials say witnesses gave deputies a description of the suspect, who was tracked down and detained when he got off a train at a nearby station.
Man Pleads Guilty To Killing 5-Year-Old Son After Disneyland TripA California man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing his 5-year-old son after a family trip to Disneyland, setting off a search for the boy that lasted more than two months before his body was found near a lake.
Search Continues For 5-Year-Old Boy; Father ArrestedAuthorities in Southern California are searching for a missing 5-year-old boy whose father was arrested after being found passed out at a park.
Woman Accused Of Pepper Spraying Mail CarrierFederal prosecutors say a 64-year-old Los Angeles County woman is accused of pepper-spraying a mail carrier in the face in a fit of road rage.
California SWAT Officer Who Was Shot In Raid DiesA SWAT officer died early Wednesday, a day after being wounded by a shotgun blast while attempting to force open a door during a pre-dawn raid at a Southern California home, authorities said.
iPhone Homeless Scheme Leads To Chaos In Calif.Things turned sour outside an Apple Store in Southern California when a man's plan to hire the homeless to wait in line for anxiously awaited new iPhones resulted in an angry and mostly unpaid mob.
On The Money: Political Payback For PortantinoOne out of every eight Californians is unemployed – but those numbers are about to grow. Close to a dozen Capitol staffers are about to lose their jobs because of what many are calling political payback.