Water Agency Approves $11 Billion Funding For California Twin Tunnels ProjectCalifornia's largest water agency on Tuesday approved a nearly $11 billion plan to help fund two enormous tunnels, breathing new life into Gov. Jerry Brown's ambitious and controversial plan to remake the state's water system.
Powerful Storm Drives Thousands From Southern California HomesAuthorities ordered tens of thousands of people to flee their homes as a powerful storm headed toward California, where many communities on Tuesday face the threat of flooding and destructive debris flows from areas burned bare by huge wildfires.
Southern California School Shooting Plot Thwarted, Authorities SayA security guard who overhead a student threatening to open fire on a high school alerted authorities, who were able to thwart the attack.
Burned Bears Thriving Back In The WildOfficials tracking two bears that were badly burned in the largest wildfire in California history say the animals are settling back into their home in the wild after receiving unusual treatment for their injured paws.
Southern California Water Use Soars Amid New Drought Fears Overall water use is climbing in Southern California as that part of the state plunges back into drought, forcing state and regional water managers to consider reinstating some bans and conservation programs.
Fire Aboard SJC-Bound Southwest Jet Forces Passengers To EvacuateA fire on a Southwest Airlines plane forced passengers to evacuate before takeoff at a Southern California airport.
Staggering Losses Of Nearly $12 Billion In California Wildfires Nearly 45,000 insurance claims totaling a staggering $11.79 billion in losses have been filed in California in the wake of devastating wildfires in wine country and Southern California.
Deadly Mudslide Toll Rises To 13 In Southern California Burn AreasAt least 13 people were killed and homes were torn from their foundations Tuesday as downpours sent mud and boulders roaring down hills stripped of vegetation by a gigantic wildfire that raged in Southern California last month.
UC Berkeley Student Detained By Immigration Officials In SoCalA student at UC Berkeley is being held by immigration authorities in the San Diego area for violating the conditions of his visa.
Firefighters Douse Hot Spots As Southern California Winds Whip UpFirefighters doused hot spots Thursday as winds increased that could whip up embers and cause flare-ups at the gigantic wildfire still smoldering northwest of Los Angeles.
Santa Rosa Fire Victims Lose Southern California HomeDr. Antonio Wong and his wife have lost not just one home, but two in the devastating California wildfires this fall.
Homes Burn In Newest SoCal Wildfire Near San DiegoRetirement communities built on golf courses, thoroughbreds in race horse stables and other usually serene sites were engulfed by flames as the San Diego area became the latest front in California's wildfire fight.