Firefighters have a 415-acre brush fire in Santa Clarita that forced 1,000 people to flee their homes almost completely contained, officials said Thursday.
Azusa police shot a man late Wednesday night who allegedly attacked officers with a rake and then a shovel, authorities said.
When the winds shifted in the San Bernardino National Forest and pushed flames toward dry, unburned fuel Wednesday, firefighters had to temporarily abandon their air attack because someone was flying a drone nearby, officials said.
A 21-year-old woman was found shot to death in a Long Beach alley early Wednesday, police said.
The man called the California Highway Patrol to report a real problem, no bull, so to speak.
The search is on for a bear in Northern California that climbed a fence and attacked a homeowner and her dog before disappearing into the forest in Magalia, state wildlife officials said.
California’s sustained drought continued to take its toll Wednesday as wildfires chewed through parched trees and vegetation from Shasta to San Bernardino counties.
A motorcyclist died Wednesday morning when he slammed into a fire hydrant after shooting a gun into the air and fleeing police in the San Fernando Valley, authorities said.