Four killed in California backyard shooting: police
Four people were shot dead and six others wounded while watching a football game in the backyard of a central California home on Sunday, police said.
Four killed in Halloween party shooting in California
Four people were killed and several others were wounded in a shooting at a Halloween party at a rental home near San Francisco, local authorities said.
More fires and evacuations in weary California
Firefighters battled several active wildfires on Thursday in California but appeared to make headway against a number of major blazes that have forced mass evacuations and power cuts. Two fast-moving infernos broke out early Thursday in the southern part of the state, burning several homes and forcing people to flee.
State of emergency declared as California wildfires rage
Thousands of firefighters battled into the early hours Monday, losing ground to the huge blaze burning through the famed Sonoma wine region in northern California.
Firefighters battle fierce wildfires across California
Wildfires raged across California on Friday, destroying homes and forcing evacuations, as over 1,000 firefighters tackled flames in the southern part of the state alone.
Eight dead, 26 missing as dive boat sinks in flames off California
Eight people were dead and more than two dozen missing and feared deceased Monday after a scuba diving boat caught fire and sank off the California coast, with passengers trapped...
Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California
Rescuers were scrambling Monday to reach more than 30 people who were sleeping below deck when their scuba-diving boat caught fire off the California coast, with reports of "numerous fatalities."
Brain Squad app developed by kids wins world technovation challenge
Brain Squad, a group of five Nigerian girls, has invented an app that helps less privileged children go to school. The app, Handsout, won the People’s Choice award at this year’s global Technovation competition in Silicon Valley, California. More than 19,000 teenage girls were featured in the competition
5 U.S. states in lawsuit against Trump’s new immigration policy
Five attorneys general of U.S. states and cities have filed a lawsuit against a new immigration policy by President Donald Trump administration to deny possible permanent residency...
California primary law requires Trump to release tax returns
California's governor signed a law Tuesday that would prevent President Donald Trump appearing on the state's primary ballot unless he discloses his income tax returns.