| May 26, 2007
DELTA AND DAWN, the wayward humpback whales stranded near Rio Vista, have taught thousands about the location of the California Delta, where the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers meet and flow toward San Francisco Bay. It's about time: An estimated 23...
| Jun 24, 2009
| 12:40 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Music legend Phil Spector is creating a list of things he wants in his new prison cell that includes a TV, a music player and email access, according to his wife Rachelle.
As a medium-security inmate at the California Substance Abuse...
| Aug 6, 2009
Republican politicians want to drill offshore. Democrats want to tax oil onshore. Both sides are right.
And both sides are wrong because they basically oppose each other's position, especially in the state Assembly.
In the Senate, there was enough...
| Aug 16, 2009
| 4:00 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Salem police say a Dallas family that was kidnapped from a Salem shopping mall last week has been found safe in California.
Lt. Jim Anglemier says 37-year-old Ricardo Toro Nunez kidnapped his ex-wife, two daughters and 1-year-old...
| Jan 5, 2010
| 1:27 PM
BAKERSFIELD -- Authorities say the suspicious material inside luggage that prompted the shutdown of a California airport turns out to be five soft drink bottles filled with honey.
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the bottles, found inside a...
| Jan 5, 2010
A suspicious material inside a man's luggage caused the entire Bakersfield, California, airport to be shut down Tuesday. It turns out the material that tested positive for explosive material was just honey.
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the...
| Dec 2, 2008
PASADENA -- Three small earthquakes shook southern Inyo County Tuesday morning, according to U.S. Geological Survey computer-generated reports.
The first quake, a magnitude 3.1, struck at 2:15 a.m., followed by a 3.8 at 3:23 a.m. and a 3.4 at 4:27 a.m.,...
| Mar 2, 2010
| 10:12 AM
MOJAVE, Calif. -- A 50-foot manufactured home was stolen outside a housing company's new office in Kern County, a spokesperson said.
Statewide Homes, a manufactured modular home company, reported that an entire home was stolen from them sometime on...
| Sep 14, 2009
A state investigation is underway into the illegal transport of dogs from California to the Seattle Humane Society in Bellevue.
According to investigators, none of the animals brought here between September 2008 and July 2009 had rabies vaccines,...
| Jul 10, 2010
The Sacramento SPCA is receiving over 150 animals that were seized from a rescue organization in Kern County.
The rescued animals were primarily small dogs and were rescued from an organization called Chihuahua Rescue in Tehachapi, CA. The Humane Society...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 1:07 PM
TEHACHAPI, Calif. -- Fire investigators say two men who were cutting pipe inadvertently caused the devastating Tehachapi wildfire in Kern County.
The fire destroyed 23 homes, 41 outbuildings and charred more than 1,600 acres near Tehachapi.