Marin County Supes Ensure Voter Approval Needed for Offshore Drilling InfrastructureThe Marin County Board of Supervisors passed a voter-approval mechanism on Tuesday for any future development of onshore facilities supporting offshore oil and gas exploration.
Avila Fire: Highway 101 Along Central Coast Open Again, Firefighters Reach 20% ContainmentAll lanes of U.S. 101 were reopened early Tuesday after a fast-moving wildfire on California's Central Coast closed the major highway and threatened dozens of homes.
Deputies Conduct Second Raid At SoCal Home Of Kristin Smart's ClassmateFor the second time in the past three months, authorities searched a San Pedro home belonging to a person of interest in the 1996 San Luis Obispo disappearance of Kristin Smart.
Warrants Served In 1996 Disappearance Of Cal Poly Student Kristin SmartSearch warrants were served Wednesday at locations in California and Washington state in the investigation of the disappearance of college student Kristin Smart in 1996.
MyShake Early Earthquake Warning App Sends Out First AlertCalifornia's new earthquake warning app issued its first public alert this week.
1 Dead After Bus Carrying Country Singer Josh Turner's Road Crew Crashes In Central CaliforniaAuthorities in central California say a passenger bus has crashed while carrying the road crew for country and gospel singer Josh Turner, leaving one dead and seven injured.
'I Was Complacent': San Luis Obispo Police Chief Apologizes After Losing Gun In RestroomAuthorities on the Central Coast are seeking a man seen in surveillance video after a police chief left her gun in a restroom and it was immediately stolen.
Child Abducted From San Luis Obispo County Found Safe; Amber Alert CanceledA child taken from San Luis Obispo County Wednesday morning, prompting an Amber Alert, has been found several hours later.
VIDEO: Wayward Elephant Seal Herded Off Central Coast FreewayIt's pupping season along the California coast -- a time when massive marine mammals get themselves in all kinds of unusual predicaments.
Central Coast Surfer Attacked By Great White SharkA surfer suffered leg bites but survived a shark attack on California's Central Coast after kicking the massive fish away.
Inmate Escapes From Minimum Security Prison In San Luis ObispoCalifornia officials are looking for a minimum-security inmate who may have escaped by stealing a state van parked at the prison garage where he worked.
Cal Poly SLO Suspends Fraternities, Sororities After Blackface Incident A California state university has suspended all fraternities and sororities after photos surfaced showing a fraternity member in blackface and others dressed up as gang members.
Cal Poly Fraternity Suspended For Blackface IncidentThe Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity has been placed on interim suspension while the university reviews the situation.
Mexican Uber Driver In US Illegally Charged With 4 RapesA Mexican Uber driver living in the U.S. illegally was charged Monday with raping, assaulting and robbing young women in California, prosecutors said.
1 Dead, Several Stabbed In Central California Prison RiotAuthorities say an inmate has been killed and several others were stabbed in a large riot at a prison on California's central coast.