CA woman sentenced in toddler’s chili powder death

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A Southern California woman who killed a 2-year-old girl by giving her chili powder has been sentenced to 15 years to life in state prison…

Barking dog alerts family to fire at California home

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A family of seven who was sleeping when a fire consumed their home says they escaped thanks to their barking dog…

Measles outbreak includes 5 Disney park employees

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A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks includes five park employees who were infected…

Flu vaccine only 23% effective

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This year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. Health officials say a new study shows it’s only 23 percent effective…

SoCal husband allegedly set wife on fire

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Southern California authorities are looking for a man they say poured gasoline on his wife and set her on fire…

US baby snatched by gunman found dead

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Detectives are trying to determine who abducted a 3-week-old infant after shooting her parents and uncle in SoCal…

Woman arrested after car slams into crowd

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Police say a 56-year-old woman suspected of being intoxicated faces felony charges after a car struck a group of pedestrians…

Father, girlfriend convicted of starving children

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A Southern California father and his girlfriend have been found guilty of torture and child abuse for starving two of his children and beating a third…

BMW crashes into roof of home

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A BMW SUV crashed through the roof of a home in Escondido, California…

Socal man deliberately hit truck in triple fatal

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Authorities say a man deliberately crashed his car into a big-rig, killing himself and his two children…

Man sent to federal prison for turtle smuggling

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A Southern California man has been sentenced to federal prison on charges of attempting to smuggle turtles to Hong Kong…

Surgeon disciplined for removing wrong kidney

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A California surgeon has been disciplined for removing a prison inmate’s healthy kidney and leaving the diseased one intact…

Uber driver stabbed, robbed in Los Angeles

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Los Angeles police arrested a female suspect and searched for a male suspect in the robbery and stabbing of a Uber driver…

Two children killed in SoCal apartment fire

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Two children were killed and their father was critically injured while trying to rescue them from an apartment fire…

SF travelers have new affordable way to SoCal

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San Francisco residents have a new affordable option when traveling to Anaheim starting December 6…

Man arrested in suspected molestation

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A man was arrested for allegedly molesting a boy in the restroom of a restaurant in Arcadia…

Deadly donut shop crash caught on tape

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Authorities say one adult is dead and four others are injured after a car crashed into a doughnut shop in Canoga Park…

Southern California man sentenced for baby porn

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A Los Angeles County man who recorded himself molesting his 3-month-old son has been sentenced to nearly 21 years in prison…

Pediatric nurse charged with molesting 2-month-old

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A pediatric nurse in Southern California has been charged with molesting his 2-month-old foster child…

Three Japanese students killed in SoCal car crash

Three Japanese college students were killed and five other foreign students were injured in a car crash…

Los Angeles port welcomes massive rubber duck

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The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor – the world’s biggest bath toy…

Mom arrested for DUI after crash that kills son

A woman whose car went off a Southern California road, killing her 7-year-old son and injuring two other people…

4 people, dog found dead inside California home

Authorities say four people and a dog have been found stabbed to death inside a Southern California home….

Teen held after USC death charged with 7 felonies

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Five teenagers who were arrested for beating of a USC graduate student has been charged with other crimes…

Chinese student drowns at US host family’s pool

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Police say a Chinese exchange student has drowned in his California host family’s pool…

Boy, 3, dies after climbing into hot car in LA

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Los Angeles police say a 3-year-old boy has died after climbing into a car during scorching weather….

Parents of slain USC student urge better security

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Four U.S. teens were charged Tuesday with murder in the fatal beating of a Chinese graduate student with a baseball bat…

Five people arrested in connection with USC student’s death

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Five people have been arrested in connection with the death of USC graduate engineering student Xinran Ji…

One dead after lightning affects 14 in California

A 20-year-old man died after lightning struck or shook up 14 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golf course…

Long Beach man, 80, fatally shoots burglar

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An 80-year-old Long Beach man says he shot and killed a woman he caught burglarizing his home…