|Retardant record set on massive California fire
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day.
|Man faces arson charge in huge California wildfire
A man with a long criminal history is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on charges that he set a huge wildfire still burning in Northern California.
|New charges in alleged school shooting plot
Two teenage boys arrested in what police say was a mass shooting plot at their Los Angeles-area high school have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder and conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon.
|PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast
California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight people and prompting national alerts about aging pipelines.
|Earthquake rattles Bay Area, Napa Valley
A state of emergency exists in southern Napa County after Sunday's magnitude-6.0 earthquake, the largest to shake the Bay Area since a magnitude-6.9 quake in 1989.