An autopsy will determine whether a Bakersfield man who died during weekend thunderstorms was hit by lightning.
The family of a Bakersfield police officer killed in the line of duty expressed their profound grief on Saturday.
The body of a fallen Bakersfield police officer returned home after the former Burbank High School graduate died Friday morning in a crash during a pursuit.
For the first time ever, a Los Angeles shelter’s Hero Dog award has gone to a cat.
A group of farmers and others in Central California’s Kern County is suing state officials and oil executives over contaminated underground water aquifers.
Deputies investigated the circumstances surrounding the death of a 4-month-old boy Monday who was found unresponsive in a motel room in Bakersfield.
Taco Bell is adding a dessert menu item that will speak to many people’s childhood.
Bill Cosby has postponed a comedy performance in Bakersfield amid allegations of sexual abuse of women.
The man accused of setting his wife on fire in front of their three young children has been taken into police custody.
The Moorpark man wanted for allegeldy setting his wife on fire has turned himself in, authorities said Friday.
Deputies dispatched Friday to a report of a shooting victim found an abandoned vehicle crashed into a fence in Bakersfield.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority said Thursday that the low bid for the 65-mile segment was $1.2 billion.
The two remaining Americans who had been held in North Korea have been released and are on their way home, U.S. officials said Saturday.
Vice President Joe Biden will speak at a fundraiser and also take part in a minimum-wage roundtable discussion with Mayor Eric Garcetti during a two-day visit to the Southland that starts Monday afternoon.
Bakersfield police say they arrested a vice principal for taking a gun on to the campus of his junior high school, but later released him after determining he broke no laws.