U.S. health officials reported Wednesday three times the usual number of West Nile cases for this time of year and one expert called it “one of the largest” outbreaks since the virus appeared in this country in 1999.
Prosecutors are calling for the death penalty for an arsonist convicted of causing five deaths during a 2003 Southern California wildfire.
Transit officials have created a special task force to find out why there are so many accidents and suicides involving Blue Line trains.
California’s law banning drivers from using handheld cell phones is saving lives. That’s according to a U.C. Berkeley study.
You won’t be hearing the ubiquitous jingle for the popular “Lap Band” and 1-800-GET-THIN weight loss advertisements any more.
The CEO of a multinational pharmaceutical company wants California’s top attorney to review the investigation into the deaths of his son and girlfriend.
The owner of a Coronado mansion that was the scene of two death investigations is speaking publicly for the first time.
Three people have been found, reportedly shot to death, inside a vehicle in the Valencia area.
The state auditor of California said on Monday the troubled Department of Children and Family Services is illegally shielding its records after county supervisors defied a subpoena.
A new study ranks Riverside-San Bernardino region as the fifth-most dangerous place in the U.S. for pedestrians to cross the street.
The use of crystal methamphetamine has slowed significantly in San Diego County, according to a new survey.
U.S. life expectancy has hit another all-time high, rising above 78 years.
The slaughter of 100 sled dogs in Canada has re-energized efforts by some animal activists to ban or boycott dog sled rides, a popular activity among tourists in many winter vacation spots, from New England to Minnesota to Alaska.
The Medical Board of California is investigating a doctor who implanted the Lap-Band weight-loss device in a woman who had cardiac arrest after the surgery and died three days later.
Authorities say four teens were shot — two fatally — Wednesday evening in Redlands.