50-Acre Brush Fire Breaks Out In BanningAbout 130 firefighters were fighting the blaze.
2 Students Arrested On Suspicion Of Plotting School Shooting In BanningA pair of 15-year-old Banning High School students were taken into custody Monday night for allegedly plotting a campus shooting.
Electrocuted Bear Cubs Fall From Power Pole, Ignite Small Brush FireSouthern California fire officials say a brush fire was ignited in Banning when two bear cubs climbed a power pole, were electrocuted by high-voltage lines and their burning bodies fell to the ground.
Magnitude-4.5 Earthquake Shakes BanningA moderate earthquake struck near Banning early Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Suspect In Banning Fatal Shooting Spree IdentifiedTwo men were shot dead in apparently random acts, one woman was injured by broken glass and a senior citizen was reportedly beaten up by the suspect identified as James Paul Diaz, 34.
2 Dead In Banning Shooting Rampage, Suspect In CustodyPolice on Sunday identified the man suspected of killing two people in a shooting rampage in Banning on Saturday as James Paul Diaz, 34.
Fire At Banning Residence Burns 3 Other Homes, Injures 2 PeopleA Southern California fire has burned four homes and injured two people, including a firefighter.
1 Killed In Fire At Former Department Store In BanningA fire that tore through an abandoned department store where transients often seek shelter killed a person Saturday morning, Banning police said.
Pot Leaves? Cigarettes? Some Complain Halloween Costumes For Kids Go Too FarThe pot leaf costume is a favorite, so is a cigarette baby costume.
3.1-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near CabazonA 3.1-magnitude earthquake struck near Cabazon Thursday evening.
Crash Involving 3 Big Rigs, 5 Vehicles Snarl 10 Freeway Traffic In BanningA pileup involving three big rigs and five vehicles snarled traffic on Interstate 10 in the Banning area Friday, but no serious injuries were reported.
Banning Man Pleads Not Guilty To Setting 9 FiresA Southern California man who was convicted of arson 25 years ago has pleaded not guilty to setting nine more fires — including one that damaged two homes.