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.
Protests in US after police killed another unarmed black man
Protesters marched on Wednesday in a California town following the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man said to be mentally ill, as local officials urged calm and pledged a full investigation.
Police in California kill black man acting erratically
Police in a California city fatally shot a black man who had been acting erratically, prompting protesters to quickly gather and accuse officers of an unjustified killing.