It started on this day in 1970, on the heels of a major oil spill off the California coast.
California's record-setting drought is putting many avocado farmers out of business.
The mummified body of a woman who has been dead for years was found inside a California home filled with trash.
California Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday imposed mandatory water restrictions for the first time on residents, businesses and farms, ordering cities and towns to reduce usage by 25%.
This is no April fools joke, for one day only, Burger King in Japan is selling their new Whopper scented perfume called Flame-Grilled.
Andrew Getty, the 47-year-old grandson of the oil tycoon J. Paul Getty, was found dead at his Hollywood Hills home, his family said Tuesday night.
A firefighter suffered serious burns over most of his body when he fell through the roof of a blazing home in Fresno, California, an incident recorded on a neighbor's cellphone, fire officials said.
Two Fresno, California mothers have been arrested after entering a middle school cafeteria and confronting two students accused of bullying their children.
Gunman accused of killing two California deputies and wounding a third apprehended after breaking into occupied Auburn home. Mike Luery reports.
California family says police use of excessive force in standoff lead to the death of hostage Misty Holt-Singh. Melinda Meza reports.
More than 900 chickens killed with golf club in disturbing case of animal cruelty. Raquel Cervantes reports.
California firefighters struggle to contain rapidly expanding "King" wildfire. Mallory Hoff reports.
Swimmers and surfers are being told to stay out of the water near Monterey, California after two suspected Great White attacks. Phil Gomez reports.
California's "Boles" wildfire, one of 12 currently burning in the state, destroys dozens of buildings near the town of Weed. Roma Villavicencio reports.
Dry conditions lead to explosion of jellyfish in California's Lake Oroville. Jason Atcho reports.
California dance studio joins push to add pole dancing as an Olympic sport. Kathy Park reports.
About 2,500 people were stranded early Monday after thunderstorms caused mountain mudslides in Southern California, while one person was found dead in a flooded creek, authorities said.
Latest drought report expected to show no relief for parched western states. Jay Gray reports.
Massive water main break floods California campus. Chris Clackum reports.
Popular California eatery says they'll no longer serve children, saying they're hurting business. Brynne Whittaker reports.