Hundreds of protesters rallied outside an event where a congresswoman spoke to a Muslim-American civil rights group.
Authorities say a driver was killed after his vehicle plunged about 600 feet down a cliff at Mount Tamalpais State Park north of San Francisco.
Authorities say two pileups involving several dozen vehicles on Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles has left at least four people critically injured.
The Latest on Barbra Streisand's comments about the sexual abuse allegations against Michael Jackson (all times local):
Democratic presidential candidates Kamala Harris and Bernie Sanders are taking a pause from the usual early voting states and charging onto the home turf of their 2020 rivals.
Security lines were closed and flights were temporarily grounded at a San Francisco International Airport terminal after a passenger passed a security checkpoint with a loaded gun magazine.
Cost-cutting states are trying to keep schools happy as teacher unrest over low pay and overcrowded classrooms continues into a second year.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's "extremely bullish" about the global economy based on the amount of innovation being carried out, and he's urging China to continue to "open up."
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Police say two men have been killed and a third seriously wounded in a fight that turned fatal in Sacramento.
A Los Angeles man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman and injuring her 23-month-old daughter in a case of impaired driving.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is pushing back on a U.S. judge's revised proposal to prevent the utility's equipment from causing more wildfires.
A federal judge in Nevada has sentenced a 35-year-old Southern California man to 25 years in prison for child sex trafficking and witness tampering.
A 1-year-old boy who wandered out of his grandparents' house in Fresno was fatally mauled by two dogs that entered their front yard.
The Latest on a court hearing on the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico (all times local):
New York real estate heir Robert Durst is facing a new lawsuit that claims he killed his first wife and disposed of her body in 1982.
The Coast Guard has commissioned a new cutter named for a petty officer who was killed in a confrontation with suspected smugglers off Southern California.
A trip across the Golden Gate Bridge is about to get more expensive.
A government watchdog has found the Federal Emergency Management Agency wrongly released to a contractor the personal information of 2.3 million survivors of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the California wildfires...
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is declaring a state of emergency to speed up forest management ahead of the next wildfire season.
Kansas State University is becoming cheaper for good students from five more states.
California's unemployment rate held steady at 4.2 percent in February.
New Jersey's attorney general has sued a California company that sells gun parts that can be turned into working firearms.
Tech billionaire Elon Musk surprised students by showing up at a school assembly in Flint, Michigan, and promising to take some of them for a tour of his Space X rocket factory in California.
Barack Obama is feeling the love about the engagement of Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez.
Police in Stockton are investigating the killings of three people who were shot Friday while sitting inside a car.
Los Angeles police are looking for a transient suspected of choking, punching and raping a victim in a subway station.
The Los Angeles Fire Department has deployed 1,000 hand-held thermal imaging cameras that can help firefighters locate victims in smoke-filled rooms or find fire hidden inside walls, attics and crawl spaces.
An officials says that 17 months after a massive wildfire destroyed hundreds of homes in a wine country neighborhood a fully 70 percent of the properties are under construction or have been rebuilt.
Dockworkers in the Port of Los Angeles are fighting use of driverless electric cargo trucks.
A suspect in a 2012 California homicide is now in jail following a fraudulent $3 purchase.
The Democratic Socialists of America has endorsed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in his second run for president.
Several Louisiana lawmakers have asked their California counterparts to remove an impending ban on alligator products.