Nor'easter Pounds Region Canceling Flights, SchoolsA powerful nor'easter pounded the mid-Atlantic and the Northeast early Tuesday, prompting flight cancellations, school closures and warnings from city and state officials to stay off the roads.
Pediatricians Warn Against Pot UseAn influential doctors group is beefing up warnings about marijuana's potential harms for teens amid increasingly lax laws and attitudes on pot use.
High-Surf Warning Issued For SoCal CoastSwimmers and surfers are being warned of high surf that will pound the Southern California coast for the next several days. The National Weather Service says waves resulting from a long-period swell could top 7 feet starting Monday and rise to more than 12 feet into Wednesday.
Bill Sent To Gov. Brown Would Create California Quake Warning SystemThe California Legislature has sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would require development of an earthquake early warning system.
Los Angeles County Warning Residents Of Spike In Rabid BatsLos Angeles County health officials are warning that a record number of rabid bats have been found this year, and residents should avoid them.
FDA Warns About Counterfeit Adderall TabletsThe Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers that a counterfeit version of the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug Adderall is being sold over the Internet.
Scientists Studying Earthquake Early Warning Get Financial BoostScientists studying earthquake early warning in the United States have received a financial boost.
Sacramento Police Warn Of Robbers Snatching Gold Chains Off VictimsThe Sacramento Police Department is alerting residents about an increase of street robberies that target people wearing gold chains.
FBI Issues Memo About Newest Barbie Doll DebutA Barbie backlash is building after the FBI issued an official warning about a doll they worry will become a tool for sex offenders.