Police say a young girl was shot while playing with other children on an Anaheim sidewalk and later died.
Court documents show a California Highway Patrol officer is suspected of secretly sending nude photos of a DUI suspect from her cellphone to his own phone.
Gov. Jerry Brown continues to lead his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, by a double-digit margin while support for Brown's rainy day fund measure is gaining ground, according to a Public Policy Institute of California poll released Wednesday.
Police say a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike was hit and killed by an ice cream truck in South Los Angeles and residents then attacked the driver.
A Los Angeles County man charged with stabbing his grandmother to death has pleaded not guilty to murder.
A former professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey says he was insane when he shot and dismembered his ex-wife.
Smoking either tobacco or electronic cigarettes will be banned in apartments, condominiums and townhouses in unincorporated areas of San Mateo County.
The oldest giraffe at a Northern California amusement and animal park has died.
A golden eagle that was rescued more than a month ago in Northern California has been successfully released back into the wild.
has reportedly been sold for about $25 million.
It's going to take $4 million to keep darkness from falling on the Bay Bridge.
A fuel distributor has agreed to stop unloading train shipments of crude oil at a Sacramento-area transfer station after the county's top air quality official said his agency mistakenly skirted the state's environmental rules by issuing a permit for the operation.
A Northern California man has been convicted of stabbing his wife to death with a pair of scissors, after jurors rejected his claims of psychiatric breakdowns.
Ventura County officials say about 68,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled in Moorpark over the weekend and the mess went unreported for several days.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating after a man's body was found in lanes on a Los Angeles freeway.