A hiker who was stranded for six days in California’s Sierra Nevada with a badly broken leg says survival mode kicked in when he treated his own injury and sought sustenance by eating crickets and moths, and drinking melting ice.
Passengers survived severe turbulence on a South African Airways flight from Johannesburg to Hong Kong.
An 8-year-old girl selling candy inside a store in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood was robbed Monday by a woman who said she needed money for a bus fare, police said.
An apartment fire that left a woman with burn injuries Monday morning may have been sparked by a narcotics manufacturing lab inside the apartment, police said.
A Cal Fire bulldozer overturned while battling a 7,000-acre vegetation fire near Lake Berryessa in Solano and Yolo counties Sunday sending one person to the hospital, Cal Fire officials said.
A female victim was injured in a shooting on San Francisco’s Market Street Sunday evening on the same block where a male victim was injured in a shooting on Saturday night, police said.
A man was seriously wounded in a drive-by shooting in Salinas early Sunday morning, according to police.
One person was shot and seriously injured in the Capitol Park area in San Jose Thursday evening, according to police.
San Jose police are investigating a hit-and-run collision that badly injured a pedestrian Sunday night in East San Jose, a police sergeant said Thursday.
One person has been killed and another was hospitalized after a house fire in Union City Tuesday afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.