Although President Barack Obama is taking the credit for Wednesday’s historic deal to reverse decades of U.S. policy toward Cuba, when Hillary Clinton was secretary of state, she was the main architect of the new policy and pushed far harder for a deal than the Obama White House.
A Los Angeles judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit by a teenager who was paralyzed while making a tackle during a Pop Warner football game.
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer and plans to hold a news conference on scams against immigrants.
A man has been charged with driving drunk into a dozen people who were parked while looking at a holiday light display in suburban Los Angeles.
a finding that researchers said Wednesday supports a belief that controlled burning often curtails extreme fires.
A Southern California doctor and another man in the medical business have been arrested for what authorities are calling a multi-million dollar money laundering scheme.
A Mexican national has been sentenced to five years in prison for growing thousands of marijuana plants in a Northern California national forest.
Newly published research that examined the relationship between grass height and the greater sage grouse's nesting success could have implications for cattle and sheep grazing as environmental groups push for federal protection for the chicken-size, ground-dwelling bird.
A jury has decided former Madera County Supervisor Harry Baker is competent to stand trial in his long-running felony molestation case involving a 13-year-old girl.
Authorities say a 49-year-old inmate has died after being critically injured in a fight with his cellmate at Orange County's largest jail.
Police say two people found with assault rifles and ammunition during a routine traffic stop in Orange County admitted they were smuggling the guns for a Mexican drug cartel.
The circus will stop coming to Oakland in a few years after a tool used by elephant handlers was banned in the city.
Authorities say thousands of rods and bolts on the new Bay Bridge eastern span are secure and should remain in place.
A California man has been charged with the 1989 stabbing death of a 35-year-old woman in Orange County after a new cold case team re-examined the killing, officials said Thursday.
Animal rights activists are taking a historic California rodeo to court, saying organizers should have reported dozens of cattle injured in roping contests.
A Delta Sigma Phi fraternity official says only one member of its San Diego State University chapter waved a sex toy at a sexual assault awareness march last month.
A contingent of California environmental groups, business representatives and politicians will use a visit Friday from Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to push for permanent protection of some 350,000 acres of picturesque federal land near the state's famous wine country.