The U.S. Coast Guard says one person was killed and one was injured when a sailboat taking part in a race collided with a channel marker buoy in San Francisco Bay.
Hundreds of homes and businesses in the Central California town of Solvang have been evacuated following discovery of a potentially explosive device.
A hot sauce company accused of stinking up the atmosphere around its Southern California plant is being peppered with offers to relocate.
Authorities say they've broken up a theft ring that lifted safes and fancy booze from nearly 100 restaurants, liquor and grocery stores in Southern California.
Authorities say cadaver dogs have alerted them of possible human remains in the rubble of a massive fire that destroyed the former home of a news station over the weekend.