Firefighters were battling another blaze in the Cajon Pass on Saturday, prompting the closure of several lanes of the 15 Freeway.
A lifeguard whose attack by three people in Venice was captured on video had simply asked his assailants to stop smoking on the pier, one of the lifeguard’s supervisors said Friday.
The two men accused in the shooting death of a 4-year-old boy in Highland this week were tracked down because of witnesses’ help, San Bernardino County sheriff’s officials said Friday.
An underground fire in an electrical vault has left hundreds of Long Beach residents and businesses without power until Friday evening, the city and Southern California Edison officials said.
Hot, humid conditions are expected to remain in Southern California through the weekend, along with periodic thunderstorms in mountain and high desert areas.
Reports of hail, flooding and a lightning-caused fire flowed into the National Weather Service on Thursday afternoon as a powerful storm crossed over several Southern California counties, officials said.
A day after a three-mile-wide oil sheen was spotted off the Santa Barbara Coast, authorities were trying to determine its source.
That greasy luster returned once again to the waters off Santa Barbara County.