he smell wafting from the house was bad, to put it mildly. It was the result of more than 200 dead pythons, 200 still-living snakes, and a rodent infestation.
Desperate for rain, dozens in California take part in a rain dance.
Mysterious formation discovered in Chualar, California field.
Extremely low water levels at California's Folsom Lake reveal town hidden since 1955.
Snorkeler recovers large oarfish carcass off California coast.
California artist builds nest high above Pacific Ocean for people who want a unique experience living outdoors.
New California law gives transgender students equal access to restrooms and sports teams based on their "gender identity" rather than their biological sex.
"Silver Fire" has consumed 10,000 acres, with zero containment.
People in this quiet Northern California community expressed relief that there had been an arrest in the stabbing death of an 8-year-old girl, but they were stunned by the suspect: her 12-year-old brother.
Accidentally spending $1 more than usual on Lotto Tickets paid off for a mother of four sons in Orange County to the tune of $14 million.
Hundreds of firefighters struggle to protect homes in path of growing fires.
Blaze destroys at least one home and hundreds of acres.
A tight-knit Northern California community is on virtual lockdown as police search for a man who stabbed an 8-year-old girl to death in an apparent random killing in her home.
A man who was found dead hanging by a rope off an 18-story Sacramento high-rise appears to have been a graffiti tagger, Sacramento police said Monday.
Massive rescue effort launched after truck carrying bee hives tips over.
A man drove a car into a San Jose Walmart, then grabbed a blunt object and began beating customers Sunday morning, police said.
A California official is bringing new life to the argument that the Internet -- including emails -- is an untapped revenue resource that should be taxed to help local economies.
A California man and his dog are being credited with saving a man who was trapped for days in a hole on a mountain.
Seven elementary school students are recovering in Costa Mesa after they took a bite of a marijuana brownie that a boy brought to school.