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.
Woman killed after entering lion enclosure at California big cat sanctuary.
Clint Eastwood has joined more than 100 Republicans in arguing that gays and lesbians should be allowed to legally wed.
An attorney representing a family bent out of shape over a public school yoga program in the beach city of Encinitas filed a lawsuit Wednesday to stop the district-wide classes.
LAPD officers placed under protection during the Christopher Dorner manhunt discuss their frightening ordeal.
Massachusetts teen rushes to the aid of elderly neighbor during blizzard.
Sacramento Bee misprint sends callers to adult chatline.
A California man is behind bars in Wichita County after DPS troopers say they found a large amount of marijuana in his vehicle during a traffic stop.
A law enforcement official says a person believed to be the fugitive ex-Los Angeles cop sought in three killings has exchanged gunfire with authorities in the San Bernardino Mountains.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting California, and he hopes to return home with something more than a Disneyland souvenir.
Massive manhunt underway for former LA cop accused of three murders.
Two women who were delivering newspapers in Torrance, Calif., early Thursday were shot by jittery Los Angeles police officers.
A San Diego family is suing Disneyland, alleging that an employee in a rabbit costume at the popular amusement park is racist.