State agents have seized some 350 guns and arrested two California men on suspicion of illegal firearms trafficking.
A man who was hurt in a Los Angeles accident he blamed on a texting driver is asking a California appeals court for permission to seek punitive damages, his lawyers said Tuesday.
Seven inmates were injured as violence broke out among some 200 inmates at a state prison in southwestern California.
A Northern California police officer has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, authorities announced Tuesday.
A United Airlines employee and his wife have pleaded no contest to stealing luggage in the aftermath of the Asiana Airlines crash.
Nearly two dozen law enforcement officials from across Southern California were honored Tuesday by the Anti-Defamation League for their efforts to fight hate crimes.
Nearly 870,000 Californians have signed up for an insurance policy through the state's health care exchange, the federal government reported Tuesday, as the state intensifies efforts to boost participation and target younger people ahead of the March 31 enrollment deadline.
Los Angeles County is creating a task force to recommend ways of closing a battery recycling plant after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at 39 surrounding homes and a school.
Sheriff's officials say a Central California boy is ok after a gun he and other students discovered at a school bus stop discharged.
A disbarred attorney has pleaded no contest to stealing more than $3 million from his clients, including the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
New Jersey motor vehicle officials have approved a new regulation that would require all new car dealers to obtain a franchise agreement in order to receive a state license.
A woman who claimed ties to white supremacist prison gangs has pleaded guilty to a conspiracy that involved four deaths in three states, guaranteeing herself a life sentence.
Authorities say a federal switcheroo is to blame for last week's 5-mile-long traffic jam during a Malibu visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
A man who escaped from a Fontana police station interview room has been recaptured.
These days, it's faster and cheaper than ever to decipher a person's entire DNA. But a small study suggests that looking for disease risks that way may not be ready for the masses.
Two environmental groups have sued the National Marine Fisheries Service over two water systems operated by Stanford University that they claim are harming threatened fish.
An inmate at a federal prison in central California pleaded guilty to murder Tuesday in the 2008 killing of a correctional officer, removing the possibility of a death sentence.
Orange County Fire Authority officials have yanked fundraising T-shirts that featured caricatures of firefighters in baggy gangster-style clothing and a chicken atop a fire engine outfitted with low-rider rims.
San Diego authorities and local real estate agents say prescription drug abusers are preying on open houses and raiding medicine cabinets to feed their addictions.
Southern California is in for a spate of dry, gusty winds that will raise fire danger.
Sheriff's officials say two women whose bodies were found in a burning Northern California home died of gunshot wounds.
Prosecutors say money was not a motive for a 19-year-old man charged with shooting his parents to death and trying to kill two of his siblings inside their luxury Orange County home.
A hiker who spent a chilly night huddled under chaparral in a Los Angeles County wilderness area has been airlifted to safety.
An Oregon kayaker has died after being pinned underwater while paddling a rain-swollen river in far Northern California.