Three Arrested In Major Avocado HeistPolice are calling it grand theft avocado. Three produce company workers have been arrested in the theft of up to $300,000 worth of avocados.
Southern California Crews Battle Brush Fire Burning Near Highway 101 In Ventura CountyThe fire was first reported late Friday night and spread rapidly as winds in excess of 50 mph spread embers and fanned flames.
Tom Selleck Settles Lawsuit Accusing Him Of Stealing Water For SoCal RanchA Southern California water district voted Wednesday night to accept TomSelleck's offer of more than $21,000 to settle a lawsuit accusing the "Magnum, P.I." and "Blue Bloods" star of taking water he wasn't entitled to for his 60-acre ranch.
30 Hurt In Commuter Train Derailment, 4th Train Versus Vehicle Crash In 24 HoursAt least 30 people were injured when a Southern California Metrolink train derailed Tuesday morning after colliding with a tractor trailer on the tracks in Ventura County, in the fourth rail versus vehicle crash in the state within 24 hours.
Calmer Winds, Cooler Temps Help Firefighters Battle SoCal WildfireCalmer winds and a big cool-down in weather are helping firefighters gain control of a huge wildfire burning in Southern California coastal mountains.
SoCal Wildfire Nearly Triples In Size, Bay Area Firefighters Provide HelpA fast-moving Southern California wildfire burning through coastal wilderness has nearly tripled in size since morning, growing to more than 43 square miles.