Wildfires rage in sweltering California forcing thousands to flee
Wildfires roared Sunday across much of California, forcing thousands to evacuate homes as the most populous US state sweltered in record heat and flames menaced thousands of structures.
Violence erupts at pro-Trump rally
Violence broke out at a pro-Donald Trump rally in southern California on Saturday when a masked man pepper-sprayed the female organiser before demonstrators tackled him to the ground.
California student forced to pee in bucket gets $1.25 mn
A former high school student in California has been awarded $1.25 million for having been forced to urinate in a bucket after being denied a bathroom break.
California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump
California, home to many foreigners without residence papers, is girding to fight any attempt by President-elect Donald Trump to expel them.
California fire toll climbs to 33
The grisly search for bodies in the charred remains of a California warehouse will enter its third day Monday, with relatives of the missing being asked to provide DNA samples to speed up identification.
Up to 40 feared dead in California warehouse fire
Fire crews in California worked into the night Saturday sifting through the remains of a warehouse gutted by a blaze during a rave party, with officials saying they fear the death toll could reach 40.
California polling sites on lockdown after shooting
Two polling stations in California were placed on lockdown Tuesday following a nearby shooting that killed one person and wounded three, the authorities said.
Two wounded in break-in at supermodel's California mansion
An intruder was shot and a security guard stabbed during a break-in at the Malibu mansion of supermodel Miranda Kerr, police and local media reported.