Smoke From Fresno County's Massive Mineral Fire Drifting Over San Francisco Bay AreaThe large smoke plume from the 11,000-acre Mineral Fire burning near Coalinga began drifting into the San Francisco Bay Area early Wednesday.
84-Year-Old Coalinga Man Arrested for 81-Year-Old Wife's SlayingAuthorities say an 84-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of shooting and killing his 81-year-old wife in central California.
Damian Marley Plans To Convert Former Prison Into Massive Pot FarmThe Claremont Custody Center once housed inmates convicted on marijuana charges. It may soon be one of the state's largest medical marijuana farms.
Cooler Weather Helps Crews Gain Ground On California WildfiresAuthorities say cooler temperatures overnight helped firefighters battling several wildfires in Northern and central California.
CA Shelter Dismantles Old Gas Chamber Used To Euthanize Stray Cats, DogsCalifornia's last known gas chamber used to euthanize stray cats and dogs has been dismantled.
Small Magnitude 2.2 Quake Hits Silicon Valley, Shallow Tremor Felt More WidelyThe U.S. Geological Survey reports a 2.2 magnitude earthquake struck after 11 a.m. in Silicon Valley, just hours after a 4.2 magnitude quake hit Coalinga.
Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Hits Central California Near CoalingaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.2 earthquake has struck in Central California.
You Could Pay For A Violent Sex Offender To Live In A Luxury 4-Bedroom Fairfield Home With PoolA high-risk sex offender wants to live in an upper middle-class Fairfield neighborhood, but residents are less than pleased about it.
Animal Rights Group Claims Credit For Harris Farms ArsonAnimal rights activists said they caused the fire that destroyed 14 big-rig tractors and several trailers at California’s Harris Farms cattle operation.