Large Shark Bites Kayak Off Santa Cruz CoastA large shark attacked a kayak Tuesday on California's Central Coast, leaving frightening bite marks on the boat, though the kayaker escaped without injury.
Detective Killed In Santa Cruz Grew Up In LomitaTwo Santa Cruz police officers were shot and killed Tuesday, including a detective who grew up in Southern California.
Northern California Woman, 83, Killed After Being Struck By Skateboarding TeenAuthorities in the Northern California city of Capitola say an 83-year-old woman has died after being hit by a teenager on a skateboard.
Police Release Composite Sketches Of Suspects In Dodger Stadium Beating A Santa Cruz man remains in critical condition Friday evening, as well as a medically-induced coma, from a beating in a Dodger Stadium parking lot delivered by two men wearing Los Angeles Dodgers apparel following the team's home opener yesterday.
A Guide to the Channel IslandsThe Channel Islands National Park is comprised of five islands, home to 2,000 land and sea plants and animals, many of them found nowhere else in the world. It's a hiker and photographer's paradise.