Members of the Carson City Council were expected to hold a special meeting after the city’s mayor urged lawmakers to declare a state of emergency over polluted soil in one local neighborhood.
The wildfire that destroyed seven homes and threatened the mountain town of Idyllwild was sluggish after a thunderstorm drenched the timberland and settled over the mountains Monday, threatening to trigger mudslides and flash flooding to the freshly burned area.
Authorities Sunday said a gas line rupture in Pasadena forced the evacuation of apartments and adjoining businesses for several hours.
Authorities Sunday said they were lifting evacuation orders for Idyllwild and Fern Valley as a threat to those communities from the 42-square-mile Mountain Fire had diminished.
It looks like Powerball arrived in California just in time.
Jesus Gomez Montes, 34, is charged with sexually assaulting three girls under 10 years old in multi-family shared homes.
At least one home was threatened by the brush fire burning in the Cahuenga Pass near Universal City.
Authorities have released surveillance video of a man suspected of setting fire to the leasing office of an Irvine apartment building in what police call a “classic distraction burglary.”
If the measure is approved, Village Trailer Park – one of the city’s last holdouts of affordable housing – may soon be gone.
Dozens of people were forced out of their homes Thursday night after reports that shots were fired in the backyard of a home.
The city of El Monte plans to buy bank-owned homes, fix them up, and then sell them to low-income families in an effort to combat foreclosures in the area.
Mandatory evacuations were ordered on Wednesday as a vegetation fire threatened homes in the Painted Cave area of Santa Barbara.
Thousands of homeowners waited in long lines at the Convention Center on Friday in an effort to keep their homes – or buy one.
Computer multi-billionaire Larry Ellison, who just bought a Hawaiian Island, has obtained his 11th property in Malibu, it was reported Saturday.
A brush fire burning in south Laguna Beach has prompted voluntary evacuations in the area.