Video Shows Death of 1st of 2 Black Men Hanged in SoCal Desert Was SuicideMalcom Harsch, the 38-year-old Black man found hanging from a tree near a Victorville library last month, died from an apparent suicide caught on surveillance video, the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office said Friday.
Santa Ana Winds-Fueled Wildfire Burns Granada Hills Homes A wind-whipped firestorm roared into picturesque Southern California Granada Hills neighborhoods early Friday, destroying homes and sending thousands fleeing from its path.
'The Floor Rippled'; Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Rattles Much Of SoCalAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 and dozens of aftershocks shook much of Southern California Thursday morning, heavily damaging the town of Ridgecrest, according to the USGS and officials .
Man Charged In Southern California Wildfire Refuses To Go To CourtA man charged with starting a Southern California wildfire that has burned 12 cabins and forced at least 20,000 people from their homes refused to go to court Thursday.
Suspected 'Faux Badge Bandit' Found Dead In GoletaThe man known as the "Faux Badge Bandit" struck again in Southern California Friday morning, but the suspect made a desperate choice when police closed in on him, according to authorities.
'Faux Badge Bandit' Hits Bay Area Banks; Sought In Series Of California RobberiesA man who was seen wearing a law enforcement badge and carrying a gun is being sought in a series of bank robberies in the Bay Area and Southern California, including two on Thursday in the East Bay.
Early Morning Earthquakes Rattle Palm SpringsTwo earthquakes measuring 4.5 and 3.2 magnitude rumbled through the Palm Springs area early Tuesday, rattling nerves but not causing any damage, officials said.
Police Chase Motorhome Through Southern CaliforniaPolice and California Highway Patrol officers spent hours chasing a motorhome along streets and highways in Southern California Tuesday.
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.