A woman was sentenced Wednesday to three years in state prison for inappropriately medicating elderly patients at a Kern County nursing home, including several who died, Attorney General Kamala D. Harris said.
Authorities say a Southern California woman was killed on a highway near Bakersfield after a tire flew off another vehicle and struck her windshield.
After leaving Los Angeles, President Barack Obama flew to Bakersfield to pay his respects to labor leader Cesar Chavez’s grave and designate his home as a national monument.
An actress who appears in the anti-Muslim film trailer that has sparked riots in the Middle East is suing the filmmaker for fraud and slander, and is asking a judge to order YouTube to take down the clip.
The Secret Witness Program is offering a $2,000-reward for information leading to the arrest of a man who allegedly posed as a talent scout for major television networks to meet women.
Police say Anthony Augustus Jefferson posed as an employee or talent scout for major TV networks to lure female applicants to interview with him in hotel rooms.
A Bakersfield actress who stars in the “Innocence of Muslims”, a low-budget effort that depicts Islamic prophet Muhammad in a negative light, says she’s horrified the film is sparking protests across Libya.
A 45-year-old man, who allegedly posed as a talent scout for major television networks to meet women, is wanted for sexual battery.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 jolted the east-northeast area near Barstow on Sunday.
Two toddlers were killed Friday in a trailer fire in Central California that was accidentally started by two older children playing with matches, authorities said.
The state’s proposed high-speed rail line may once again be back on track with a stop in Anaheim.
It was the sound of a wailing cat that first caught the neighbor’s attention. When she looked toward the sound she told authorities that she saw her next-door neighbor cutting off the crying feline’s head with a knife.
A Southland man was feeling more than lucky on Wednesday after what authorities said should have been a fatal accident.
Authorities say the sole occupant of a small plane is dead from a crash east of Bakersfield.
The family of a one-time NFL running back who was fatally shot by Kern County sheriff’s deputies in a convenience store parking lot is suing the sheriff’s department for alleged civil rights violations.