LA archdiocese settles 4 sex abuse cases for $10M

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles will pay nearly $10 million to settle four cases…

Calif prototype quake warning system gave heads up

Scientists say an earthquake warning system that has been under development in California worked during Monday’s light but widely felt temblor…

Officials: Calif. pair made $4M from stolen phones

A California couple have been charged with collecting hundreds of stolen smartphones from across the nation…

4 arrested for So. Calif. motorcycle freeway stunt

Four men – including the would-be groom – have been arrested for a marriage proposal stunt in which hundreds of motorcycles…

One dead after So. CA boat race

Storm-churned seas during a sailing race off Southern California smashed a boat into island rocks, leaving one sailor dead…

Earthquake shakes wide area of S. California

The quake struck at 9:55 a.m. Monday and was initially estimated at magnitude 5.1 but that was quickly downgraded to 4.7…

California lion attack case under investigation

The investigation into a lion attack that killed a 24-year-old is focusing on a cage door that the 550-pound animal managed to escape…

Lion kills intern after escaping cage

Authorities believe a lion broke the neck of a young intern at a U.S. animal park after opening its cage with its paw and attacking as the woman cleaned its holding area…

CA restaurants prohibited from serving shark fin

California restaurants are prohibited to sell or serve shark fin…

USDA, Cal-OSHA join investigation into lion attack

The US Department of Agriculture and Cal-OSHA have joined other state and federal agencies investigating the fatal mauling of a volunteer intern at an exotic animal park in California…