Environmental concerns conflict with pocketbooks in new survey

Wind Turbines Help Supply Oakland's Energy Needs

Rows of wind turbines at the Altamont Pass wind farm in Byron, California. Renewable energy is seen as one component of California's efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by ...

‘Yellow Alert’ system would use traffic signs to catch hit-and-run suspects

A state bill would allow law enforcement to activate a "yellow alert" and broadcast vehicle information on electronic highway signs in California in search of drivers suspected of hit-and-run co...

Long Beach police release sketch of suspect in alleged hate crime against Muslim woman

Long Beach Hate Crime Composite

The Long Beach Police Department released a composite sketch of the suspect in the alleged hate crime against an Iraqi woman.

An Iraqi American woman loading groceries into a car was attacked ea...

Clippers sale trial: Testimony finished

Clippers Sterling Basketball

Shelly Sterling, the estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, arrives at a Los Angeles courthouse with her attorney Pierce O' Donnell, Monday, July 7, 2014. With the potenti...

Wildfire burns 78 acres near Hemet in Riverside County

Sabina Fire

The Sabina Fire in Riverside County broke out in Riverside County on July 23, 2014.; Credit: Cal Fire

Firefighters are making progress against a wildfire that's burned 78 acres of brush in the ...