5.5 Magnitude Quake In Mojave Desert Felt From Hollywood To Las VegasAn earthquake struck the Mojave Desert and was felt from Hollywood to Las Vegas, Wednesday evening.
State Lawmakers Seek to Slow Desert Water ProjectA project to pump water from under the Mojave Desert and sell it to people in Southern California could be slowed by a bill approved on Thursday by the Democratic-controlled legislature.
Crews Rush to Fix Roads, Utilities in Quake-Stricken California Desert CommunitiesOfficials worked Sunday to repair roads and restore utilities following the largest earthquake in Southern California in nearly two decades.
California Desert Communities Reeling From Powerful Earthquake SequenceGov. Gavin Newsom has declared a state of emergency for a section of Southern California that saw significant damage after Friday night's magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
Virgin Galactic Tourism Rocket Ship Reaches Space In TestIn California's Mojave desert, Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space.
Virgin Galactic's New Spaceship Makes 1st Glide Flight Over Mojave DesertVirgin Galactic's new spaceship has completed its first glide flight.
Couple Allegedly Sent Their Children Into Mojave Desert Without Shoes, Water As PunishmentA homeless couple was arrested after the woman's three young children were punished by being sent into the Mojave Desert without shoes or water.
NTSB: Co-Pilot Error Blamed For Crash Of Virgin Galactic SpaceshipFederal safety investigators said Tuesday the crash of a Virgin Galactic spaceship last year was caused by a catastrophic structural failure triggered when the co-pilot unlocked the craft's braking system early.
Probe Of Virgin Galactic Rocket Crash In Mojave Desert May Take YearBillionaire Richard Branson is promising to find out what caused the crash of his Virgin Galactic prototype space tourism rocket that killed a test pilot, but federal investigators are cautioning that it may take up to a year to learn exactly what went wrong.
Eight Killed at Off-Road Race in Southern California