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  • 4 killed in rollover car crash in Colusa County

    COLUSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say four people were killed and one person injured when a car went off the side of a Colusa County highway, down an embankment and overturned in a canal. The California Highway Patrol said the victims were from Yuba City. A 65-year-old woman who survived...

  • Man fatally struck by bow, arrow in S. California

    LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his brother's friend with a bow and arrow during a dispute at his Southern California home. Los Angeles County Sheriff's authorities say 23-year-old Garrett Adams was taken into custody at his Lancaster home early Saturday...

  • Search is on for swimmer who went under large wave

    DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — The Coast Guard is searching the waters off Dana Point for the body of a man who disappeared after going under a large wave. Authorities say the 60-year-old man's family contacted a lifeguard when he didn't surface at Salt Creek Beach around 11:45 a.m. Saturday. A...

  • Crash on Los Angeles road kills 2, injures 3

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a crash involving a sports car and a van in the Sylmar area of Los Angeles has killed two people and injured three others. City News Service says a Nissan 300Z was heading south on San Fernando Road around 7:30 p.m. Friday when the driver lost control and...

  • Report: Mayor's son called unsafe firefighter

    GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — A report says a Garden Grove firefighter has a criminal record and remains on the force even though he's been called unsafe. He's also the mayor's son. The Orange County Register (http://bit.ly/1zhSNdB ) says Jeremy Broadwater was hired in October despite having 10...

  • State says insurers must cover elective abortions

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Health insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled in a reversal of policy stemming from the decision by two Catholic universities to drop elective abortions from their employee health plans....

  • Suit claims California hospital dumped patients

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles is suing a suburban hospital it claims dumped homeless patients on skid row. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1twkwGE ) says the city attorney sued Glendale Adventist Medical Center on Wednesday, alleging that over the past four years it transported mentally...

  • LA officers ignored man's breathing problems

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reports show that Los Angeles police officers ignored complaints by a man who said he couldn't breathe and later died in custody. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1pTC8fe ) says two reports recently made public indicate that officers didn't take Jorge Azucena seriously...

  • Man fatally shot at Silicon Valley concert

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Police say a 38-year-old man has died after being shot multiple times during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley music venue. Mountain View police spokeswoman Shino Tanaka said the shooting happened backstage at Shoreline Amphitheatre, where Pittsburgh rapper Wiz...

  • Remains of vet killed in 1952 buried in California

    WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — An Air Force veteran has been buried in Southern California, six decades after he died in a plane crash. The Orange County Register (http://bit.ly/VM55xB ) says the remains of Engolf Hagen were laid to rest with military honors Friday near his parents' grave in Whittier....

  • Bond funds conservancies with unclear water role

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — On the outskirts of Los Angeles, the Baldwin Hills Conservancy is a haven of hiking trails, sports fields and a lookout point with panoramic views of downtown to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The former oil-drilling patch of rolling hills sits along a...

  • Woman allegedly ran over ex's new girlfriend

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego woman has been arrested after police say she rammed her ex-boyfriend's car and then ran over his new girlfriend. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1nmN1kY ) says 23-year-old Shantelle Glass was arrested Friday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and...

  • California water bond funding for conservancies

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Descriptions of the state land conservancies that will split $297.5 million if voters approve the Proposition 1 water measure on the November ballot: — Baldwin Hills Conservancy, $10 million: Manages urban parkland west of downtown Los Angeles and the Ballona Creek...

  • Ex-San Diego officer pleads guilty in sex case

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A former San Diego policeman who was accused of groping women during searches has pleaded guilty to false imprisonment and assault under color of authority. Christopher Hays entered pleas Friday to three felony and misdemeanor charges. He could face up to five years in prison...

  • California camping gets a twist with cabin concept

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — For a lot of people, camping is off limits. Tents and gear are expensive, and then there's the thought of sleeping outside on the ground. A group formed by the state to help revamp California's 280 state parks wants to open up their natural beauty to a wider array of...



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