Homeland Security Secretary to become next UC president

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano has been nominated for appointment as president of the University of California…

Death Valley officials say “stop frying eggs”

It gets so hot in Death Valley that you can fry an egg with sun power….

San Diego Mayor accused of sexual harassment

A prominent onetime supporter of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner is calling for him to resign after less than a year…

Saudi princess arrested in human trafficking case

Bail is set at $5 million for a Saudi princess who prosecutors say held a domestic worker against her…

Fugitive caught after taunting tweet

Authorities say a taunting tweet from a California fugitive said “catch me if you can.”…

Calif. lawmakers pass K-12 transgender-rights bill

California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would require public K-12 schools to let transgender…

National flag made of 108 crushed cars

This rendition of old glory is made out of crushed cars, 108 to be exact….

28 injured at Calif. fireworks when platform tips

More than two dozen people were injured when a wood platform holding live fireworks tipped over, sending the pyrotechnics into a crowd…

2.5 million Californians exposed in data breaches

A state report reveals 2.5 million Californians have had Social Security numbers, credit card and bank accounts…

SoCal teacher accused of having student’s baby

Police have arrested a Southern California high school teacher two weeks after she allegedly gave birth to a student’s baby…