California News

Witnesses in SoCal maternity hotel case flee

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About 9 Chinese nationals who were due to testify against the maternity hotel operators in Southern California had fled the US…

Large measles outbreak traced to Disneyland is declared over

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California health authorities declared an end Friday to a large measles outbreak in the U.S. that started at Disneyland…

El Nino may ends California drought in 2016

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Some scientists are predicting the possibility of a drought-busting El Nino event by 2016…

Report: CA female workers paid less than male counterparts

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A report shows women employed full time in California are paid just 84 cents for every dollar paid to men…

Cougar has left crawl space under Los Angeles home

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A state wildlife official says a celebrity mountain lion that spent much of Monday…

$6.8M back wages recovered for nursing home workers

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Dept of Labor recovers $6.8 million in back wages, damages for more than 1,300 Bay Area nursing home workers…

Video shows California deputies beating man fleeing on horse

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A news video shows California sheriff’s deputies tracking down a man fleeing on horseback and then punching…

Car plunges into LA harbor; 1 boy dead, 1 in grave condition

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A 13-year-old boy has died after being pulled from a car that plunged into Los Angeles harbor…

Fund set up to aid recovery of burned 7-year-old girl

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A fund has been established to aid a 7-year-old girl who suffered severe burns when her mother allegedly set her on fire…

Puppy rescued after falling 50 feet into old well

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A puppy in California apparently is doing OK after he fell about 50 feet down an old well casing…