Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:10:45 GMT
In this still image from video provided by KCBS News, flames and smoke billow from burning cardboard and wooden pallets at a recycling center in Ontario, Calif., Friday, Oct. 21, 2016. Fire crews in trucks and on nearby rooftops are pouring streams of water onto the blaze.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:13:06 GMT
Donald Trump's name appears just once on the Nov. 8 ballot. But Democrats hope it becomes an anchor that drags down other Republican candidates.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:21:07 GMT
Among California's long list of ballot initiatives up for grabs in November is Proposition 60, an initiative that would allow the state's pornography viewers to sue adult-film producers - and, potentially, performers - if they can't spot a condom in their latest download. And as it turns out, there's at least one thing that California's Democrats and Republicans can agree upon this election season: bareback porn.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:54:58 GMT
Job seekers gather information from employment tables during the Job Hunters Boot Camp at Grapevine Arbor Park in San Gabriel on Friday. The event features employment opportunities, resource tables and a number of informative sessions that gave job seekers with a better understanding of the current job market and the skills needed to enter or return to the workforce.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:26:59 GMT
Charged in a corruption scandal that could have sent him to prison for three lifetimes, former Sen. Ron Calderon dropped his entrapment defense, pleaded guilty and admitted taking bribes in exchange for his influence in Sacramento. As he faces sentencing Friday, though, prosecutors say Calderon is not taking responsibility for his actions and has presented a "whimsical and revisionist view of his conduct" in an effort to serve no time behind bars for graft that lined his own pockets and helped put his children through college.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:45:35 GMT
Juan Melendez, a former inmate on Florida's Death Row, was wrongly convicted of murder and now speaks against the death penalty. Juan Melendez, a former inmate on Florida's Death Row, was wrongly convicted of murder and now speaks against the death penalty.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:23:04 GMT
The Liberty Mutual Group, Inc, which offers Liberty Mutual auto insurance, will pay $925,000 to three Southern California district attorney's offices for not properly disclosing in ads that the company's "accident forgiveness" program was not available in California. The settlement was obtained Thursday, Oct. 20, by the Riverside, San Diego and Los Angeles district attorney's offices, according to a Riverside County District Attorney's Office news release.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:11:34 GMT
Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter Tony Acevedo carries fifth-grader Hannah Sinnema, who had a fake leg injury, during the ShakeOut earthquake drill, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Dearborn Elementary School in Northridge. A swarm of recent earthquake news, combined with the annual Great California ShakeOut drill, seems to have raised awareness of the shaky relationship Southern Californians have with the ground beneath their feet.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:59:58 GMT
Hopkins, 31, was shot to death Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, while responding to a disturbance call, the Mo... A deputy responding to a disturbance in Northern California has been shot to death - the state's fourth law enforcement officer to die in the line of duty in just two weeks.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:35:34 GMT
Firefighters battle a brush fire on the ground and from the air on a wind driven fire that threatened homes in the area Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, in the Lake View Terra... . Visitors fly a kite at Natural Bridges State Beach Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, in Santa Cruz, Calif.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:35:33 GMT
If approved by California voters in November, Proposition 64 would legalize t... An Ohio woman accused of suffocating her three young sons over a 13-month period says in a recorded police interview that she smothered each boy with a blanket over the face because she didn't want to see them... An Ohio woman accused of suffocating her three young sons over a 13-month period says in a recorded police interview that she smothered each boy with a blanket because she didn't want to see them suffering. SACRAMENTO, Calif.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:15:51 GMT
Moments after being convicted in a California courtroom of sexual assaulting a child, a former high school English teacher pulled out a razor blade and slashed his throat. Jeffrey Scott Jones, 56, of Huntington Beach, slumped on a table in the courtroom and was rushed to a hospital Wednesday with non-life threatening injuries.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:50:09 GMT
California's attorney general is conducting a criminal investigation into whether employees at San Francisco-based Wells Fargo bank stole customers' identities in the sales practices scandal that rocked the bank and cost its CEO his job, documents released Wednesday show. A search warrant and supporting affidavit released by the state Department of Justice show that agents sought evidence related to allegations that bank employees created up to 2 million bank and credit card accounts without customers' approval in order to meet sales goals.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:10:23 GMT
ALTURAS, Calif.- A deputy responding to a disturbance call in Northern California has been shot to death - the state's fourth law enforcement officer to die in the line of duty in just two weeks. Sheriff's deputies were dealing with the report on County Road 115, in a rural area near the Oregon border, when deputy Jack Hopkins, 31, was fatally shot.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 06:56:43 GMT
When DeMont collapsed at a bus stop in front of the UW Medical Cent... . Madeline Dahl, left, looks on as Zach Forcade, right, pulls out his cell phone while Stephen DeMont sits with them while being interviewed at the University of Washington Medical Center Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, in Seattle.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:50:07 GMT
The operators of an international website that advertises escort services asked a California judge Wednesday to throw out charges against them of pimping and trafficking prostitutes. Attorneys for Backpage.com CEO Carl Ferrer and former owners Michael Lacey and James Larkin say the website is protected by the First Amendment and federal law.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:50:06 GMT
Government investigators said Wednesday they are looking into allegations that Department of Veterans Affairs employees in Colorado kept unofficial lists of veterans waiting for health care that could conceal how... Government investigators said Wednesday they are looking into allegations that Department of Veterans Affairs employees in Colorado kept unofficial lists of veterans waiting for health care that could conceal how long it... A powerful natural gas explosion rocked a busy Portland, Oregon, shopping district Wednesday, injuring eight people and igniting a fire that sent a huge plume of smoke over the heart of the city.