- Firefighter killed, 2 dozen homes burn in California fires Updated: Aug-02-15 2:29 am
LOWER LAKE, California - Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter, burned two dozen homes and forced thousands of people to flee as crews continue to battle the flames from the air and the ground.
- 'Downton' producer open to possibility of big-screen film Updated: Aug-02-15 1:59 am
BEVERLY HILLS, California - Here's a roundup of news Saturday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs:
- Crash involving limousine injures 12, 2 critically Updated: Aug-02-15 1:25 am
SANTA CLARITA, California - A crash near Los Angeles involving a limousine and two other cars has left 12 people injured, two of them critically.
- Pence home as Giants rally 9-7, ruin Hamels' debut in Texas Updated: Aug-02-15 1:18 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - Hunter Pence's homecoming and San Francisco's big bats trumped Cole Hamels' debut in Texas.
- Anderson goes 6-plus innings in Indians' 5-1 loss to A's Updated: Aug-02-15 1:02 am
OAKLAND, California - Cody Anderson pitched in front of family and friends for the first time. He enjoyed the experience despite coming out on the losing end.
- 49ers deal with loose sod in Levi's Stadium on first day Updated: Aug-02-15 12:50 am
SANTA CLARA, California - It took less than 30 minutes into the San Francisco 49ers' first training camp practice for the Levi's Stadium sod to come up in pieces, also only a couple of hours after the venue hosted a high school all-star game.
- Boy, 14, held in stabbing of 8-year-old in Santa Paula Updated: Aug-02-15 12:22 am
SANTA PAULA, California - A 14-year-old boy is in custody for allegedly stabbing an 8-year-old at a California park.
- Lawsuit: Bosses let rules-breaking sailor compete in Cup Updated: Aug-01-15 11:59 pm
SAN DIEGO - Top officials with Oracle Team USA knew grinder Matt Mitchell didn't illegally alter a catamaran used in warmup regattas and yet let a rules-breaking sailor compete in the 2013 America's Cup, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in San Francisco.
- Brooks earns first career win in A's debut, 5-1 over Indians Updated: Aug-01-15 11:53 pm
OAKLAND, California - Marcus Semien homered to back a strong outing by Oakland newcomer Aaron Brooks and the Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Saturday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
- Fiery wrong-way crash in Long Beach kills 1, injures 3 Updated: Aug-01-15 11:40 pm
LONG BEACH, California - Long Beach police say a car crashed through street barricades near a Special Olympics event site before being involved in a deadly bridge crash.
- 'Downton Abbey' to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl parade Updated: Aug-01-15 11:28 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, California - Maggie Smith's character on "Downton Abbey" might find the pomp and circumstance uncomfortable, but the PBS show is getting its own float in the Rose Parade, two days before the premiere of its sixth and final season on Jan. 3.
- Eddie Krawiec wins NHRA Pro Bike Battle Updated: Aug-01-15 10:17 pm
SONOMA, California - Eddie Krawiec won the NHRA Pro Bike Battle on Saturday in the NHRA Sonoma Nationals and also topped qualifying for the main event.
- Injury crash on California freeway sparks brushfire Updated: Aug-01-15 10:01 pm
SAN BERNARDINO, California - A crash on the main route between Southern California and Las Vegas has injured two people - including a CHP officer- and sparked a 25-acre brushfire but no homes are threatened.
- Cowboys welcome McClain despite issues with knee, suspension Updated: Aug-01-15 10:00 pm
OXNARD, California - Rolando McClain's surgically repaired right knee isn't ready for training camp, and the Dallas linebacker will miss the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.
- Small plane crashes in Ventura County, killing pilot Updated: Aug-01-15 9:49 pm
SANTA PAULA, California - A small plane has crashed in the Ventura County mountains near Santa Paula, killing the pilot.
- Kershaw extends scoreless streak to 37 innings Updated: Aug-01-15 8:32 pm
- Firefighter dies in wind-fueled Northern California wildfire Updated: Aug-01-15 7:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - A firefighter evaluating a Northern California wildfire was killed by the erratic, wind-stoked blaze while he was surveying an area to decide the best way for crews to handle the flames, a U.S. Forest Service official said Saturday.
- 49ers rookie Hayne reiterates apology for offensive comments Updated: Aug-01-15 5:54 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - On the opening day of his first NFL training camp, former Australian rugby league star Jarryd Hayne reiterated how sorry he is for offensive comments last month about Jews that drew criticism from the Anti-Defamation League and others.
- Golden eagle dies 3 months after being released into wild Updated: Aug-01-15 5:42 pm
WALNUT CREEK, California - A young golden eagle rescued by firefighters and released from a wildlife hospital three months ago has died after being struck by a wind turbine, officials said.
- Raiders LB Sio Moore returns following hip surgery Updated: Aug-01-15 5:36 pm
NAPA, California - Sio Moore walked up to the assembled media members and began his news conference by saying "Remember me?"
- San Diego residents mull suicide barrier on iconic bridge Updated: Aug-01-15 5:22 pm
SAN DIEGO - A group of San Diego residents is studying the feasibility of adding a barrier to the city's iconic Coronado Bridge to prevent people from jumping to their deaths.
- Oregon man arrested for trafficking heroin from California Updated: Aug-01-15 3:56 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - An Albany man has been arrested for allegedly trafficking heroin from Los Angeles to Oregon.
- Riverside County man pleads in young mom's rape, killing Updated: Aug-01-15 2:06 pm
MURRIETA, California - A Riverside County man has pleaded guilty to raping and killing a young mother and then setting her house on fire while her 3-year-old son slept.
- Suicide spike boosts oversight of California women's prison Updated: Aug-01-15 12:10 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - A spike in suicides and attempted suicides has prompted corrections officials to step up oversight at a California women's prison as inspectors try to pinpoint the cause of the troubling increase.
- Los Angeles officers pull unconscious man from engulfed car Updated: Aug-01-15 11:46 am
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Police Department officers pulled an unconscious man from a car that went up in flames after a collision.