Central California

3.1 Magnitude Quake In Central CaliforniaA 3.1 magnitude quake struck in Central Valley, 18 miles west of Soledad.
3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Central CaliforniaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.5 earthquake has struck in Central California.
Young Mother's Body Found Burned Near Modesto Orchard; Killer At LargeA woman whose body was found burned near a Modesto orchard has been identified, but police aren’t sure if she actually died there.
Mysterious Sources Of Methane Viewed From Space Makes Central California 2nd Worst 'Hot Spot' In NationA small hot spot in California's Central Valley is likely the second largest concentration of the greenhouse gas methane seen over the United States, according to a new study of satellite data.
Swarm Of Earthquakes Hit Hollister Area OvernightA swarm of small earthquakes hit Central California Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Service.
Opponents Of ‘Six Californias’ Proposal Allege Voter Fraud By Signature Collectors, File ComplaintA push to split California into six states may be over before it begins, after opponents of the ballot measure filed a voter fraud complaint with the state on Thursday.
Californians Likely To Cast Votes On Splitting Into 6 StatesSilicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper will submit signatures on Tuesday to put a measure that would split California in six separate states.
Vulnerable Inmates Ordered Out Of 2 California Prisons Over Disease OutbreakValley fever is spreading so quickly through two Central California prisons that a medical expert is recommending the state act quickly to stem the outbreak or shut the institutions down.
Resident Shot With Own Rifle During Home Invasion In Central California Investigators say a home invasion robber struggled with an armed Central California resident and shot the man several times with his own rifle.
5.3 Magnitude Quake Rattles Central California CoastA moderate earthquake was widely felt as it rattled a central California coastal area but authorities say it didn't cause any damage.