A former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy has been convicted of molesting a girl for six years, beginning when she was 11.
Los Angeles County authorities are searching for a hit-and-run driver suspected of killing a skateboarder in the city of Bell.
Los Angeles police say one person was killed and two were injured in a shooting on Venice Beach.
Authorities say a Bay Area freeway where high-voltage power lines crashed onto the lanes will be closed again for emergency repairs.
Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets on the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now, in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's epic Dust Bowl drought. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more.