California Crackling With Wildfires On First Day Of SummerSummer arrived in California on Sunday with fire season in full swing, as crews knocked down dozens of small blazes throughout the state and slowed the spread of a huge forest fire in the San Bernardino Mountains.
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Black Face Paint Ineffective In Fooling Police Seeking Stolen Car Suspect In Central ValleyA Central Valley stolen car suspect who police say spray painted his face black to avoid detection was nevertheless arrested despite his disguise.
Go Dyna! First Mule Ever To Compete In National U.S. Dressage Finals Hails From Northern CaliforniaIf you thought dressage was just a fancy competition for fancy horses, you are wrong. It's a fancy competition for fancy mules, too. Meet Heart B Dyna, aka Dyna, the first mule ever to make it to the U.S. Dressage Finals.
Man, Woman Killed After Ejected From BMW Reported Carjacked In Oakland A man and woman killed in a car crash in Madera County early Friday morning were driving a BMW reported carjacked in Oakland.
Sierra Foothills Casino Closed After Armed Tribal Standoff Sends Gamblers Fleeing TablesA federal judge has closed a Central California casino after an armed standoff between tribal factions caused many gamblers to flee with chips left on the tables.
Crews Bracing For Hotter Weather, Increased Fire Activity In King WildfireCrews battling a huge Northern California wildfire are bracing for hotter temperatures and erratic winds.
Police Capture 4 of 5 Inmates Who Escaped Madera County JailFour of five inmates were caught Saturday night, a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large.
Report: 5 Inmates Escape From Madera County JailAccording to one report, as yet unconfirmed, five inmates have escaped from Madera County Department of Corrections in the Central Valley.
Farmers Urge Gov. Brown To Veto Legislation That Would Regulate Pumping California’s Groundwater California Central Valley farmers are urging Gov. Jerry Brown to veto legislation that would regulate the pumping of well water in California for the first time.
Firefighters Gain Ground In Wildfire Near Yosemite, Some Evacuees Allowed To ReturnFirefighters from throughout California are being dispatched to protect homes that are under threat from a wildfire burning in the foothills near Yosemite National Park.
4,000 Pending Evacuations As Second Wildfire Rages Through Entrance To Yosemite National Park 13,000 homes and businesses have been ordered to evacuate as firefighters race to stop a second massive wildfire raging near the entrance to Yosemite National Park.