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Pilot safe after Marine Corps F/A-18C Hornet crashes, burns in desert near Twentynine Palms. 2. Islamic Center THREATS. Los Angeles man charged with making terrorist threats had guns, ammo at his house.

California's political watchdog is taking a state lawmaker to court for failing to comply with an investigation into his re-election campaign.
Fresno, Calif. Water officials are warning that a reservoir in Northern California has high levels of toxins from a cyanobacteria algal bloom that that has been in the reservoir for months.
Laura Costa's son and husband moved quickly with the pruning shears to harvest the family's fall marijuana crop, racing along with several workers to cut the plants and drop them in plastic bins ahead of an impending storm.

Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Wednesday ordered the Pentagon to suspend efforts to collect reimbursements from California National Guard members who were improperly given enlistment bonuses. Xinhua TNS. The Fresno Bee. LinkedIn · Google+ ...
As one of the handful of lawyers in this community to have tried multiple death-penalty cases, and to have represented death-row inmates in post-conviction proceedings, I was gratified to see the editorial board's endorsement of Proposition 62 ...
the Pentagon worked Wednesday to stave off a Public Relations nightmare, suspending efforts to force California National Guard troops who served in Iraq and Afghanistan to repay their enlistment bonuses that may have been improperly awarded.
Grace Stratman leaves the Department of Motor Vehicles after she was unable to get her drivers license renewed due to a computer failure, in Carmichael, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. The Department of Motor Vehicles says a catastrophic computer ...
A California man said to be the leader of a drug-trafficking organization has admitted directing shipments of at least 14 pounds of crystal meth to Pascagoula.
Health and Human Services Secretary Diana Dooley congratulated 104 California hospitals for reducing C-sections for first-time moms with low-risk pregnancies to a rate of 23.9 or lower, a goal set by federal government for hospitals to meet by 2020.
In the second quarter of 2016, the average airline ticket price for a domestic itinerary from Fresno was estimated at $439.
In the first deal, Rita's Italian Ice leased 1,133 square feet of retail space within Piazza del Fiore Shopping Center at 1102 E. Champlain Drive from NMSBPCLDHB LP for an undisclosed price.
The University of California is the biggest source of cash for Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, according to the nonpartisan Center For Responsive Politics.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a tour bus crash that left 13 dead and 31 injured early Sunday morning, just north of the desert resort town of Palm Springs, Calif. The bus was returning home to Los Angeles from a casino trip ...
California's rate of sexually transmitted diseases is at a 20-year high and the state is reporting STDs are increasing at a faster rate than the rest of the nation.

In the first deal, Rita's Italian Ice leased 1,133 square feet of retail space within Piazza del Fiore Shopping Center at 1102 E. Champlain Drive from NMSBPCLDHB LP for an undisclosed price.
Action Line is written by Blair Looney, president and CEO for the Better Business Bureau serving Central California. Send your consumer concerns, questions and problems to Action Line at the Better Business Bureau, 2600 W. Shaw Lane, Fresno, CA 93711 ...
Tropical moisture streaming across Southern California has brought showers, lightning and some downpours to the region. Scattered power outages affecting several thousand customers are reported Monday morning, mostly in San Bernardino and Riverside ...
Members of Congress and veterans leaders on Monday called for federal action to absolve the debts of nearly 10,000 soldiers in California alone who have been ordered by the Pentagon to repay enlistment bonuses a decade after they signed up to serve in ...
Fresno State might be turning to their former alumnus to bring them back from the abyss. After a 1-7 start, Fresno State fired head coach Tim DeRuyter.
This photo provided by KMIR-TV shows the scene of crash between a tour bus and a semi-truck crashed on Interstate 10 near Desert Hot Springs, near Palm Springs, in California's Mojave Desert Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Multiple deaths and injuries were ...
Obama made the remarks at a fundraiser in La Jolla, Calif., to raise money for Democratic Congressional candidates. Among the candidates in attendance at the event was Doug Applegate, a Democrat in a closely contested race north of San Diego against ...
California spends a lot more to administer a federal nutrition program than some other states, a critical new federal audit shows.
Fresno and central San Joaquin valley health consumers can compare the 10 largest HMOs and five largest PPOs on California's health care Quality Report ...
Authorities say five men found dead after a fire gutted a Southern California adult-care facility may have been victims of murder-suicide.
The body of a 3-year-old boy reported missing over the weekend in Central California was found trapped in an irrigation canal.
Lopez was arrested in November 2013 after his daughter called police in Fresno, California, to report the abuse, records show.
5 California Things to Know for Today ... Famed 1960s anti-war activist, member of the Chicago 7 and California legislator dies at 76.
Rene Lopez, 41, of Fresno was sentenced to 1,503 years in prison for raping his teenage daughter over a five-year period, ending in 2013.
This undated photo provided by the Modoc County, Calif., Sheriff's Department shows Deputy Jack Hopkins. Hopkins, 31, was shot to death Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, while responding to a disturbance call, the Modoc County Sheriff's Office said.
Gas prices climb in Fresno and California as supply tightens amid shift to winter blends. Gas prices in Fresno and California continue to climb. In this 2014 file photo, Lydia Holland replaces the nozzle after filling up at a gas station in Sacramento.
A Fresno woman faces multiple felony charges involving elder abuse in connection with identity theft that resulted in the loss of thousands of dollars from the now-deceased 91-year-old victim.
Fresno Fire Department firefighters Reginald Zellous, Randy E. Dennis and Darian T. Jackson received Medals of Bravery on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, for rescuing California Highway Patrol Officer Tanner Bean after a motorist struck him on Highway 180 in ...
The failed Aliso Canyon well was one of 115 wells at a sprawling storage facility operated by Southern California Gas Co. The well was built in 1953 to pump oil and converted in the 1970s to store natural gas.
... Calif., on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. Andrew Powell targeted two Northern California police officers who were taking a break at a coffee shop in an ambush that was foiled when his gun malfunctioned, a police chief said Monday.
It has been tense year for police as officers have been shot to death in other cities including Lancaster, California, Dallas and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
crime scene investigators shield themselves from rain under a tarp Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 ,as they work at a home where two men and one woman were found dead the night before, in Sacramento, Calif. police in Sacramento said victims suffered traumatic ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, whose agency has committed several billion dollars of federal stimulus and railroad improvement funds toward ...
Powell targeted two Northern California police officers who were taking a break at a coffee shop in an ambush that was foiled when his gun malfunctioned, a police chief said Monday, Oct. 17, 2016.
After years of planning and delays, work has resumed on what officials are billing as one of New Mexico's largest wind farms as companies look to take advantage of extended federal tax incentives in hopes of boosting the role of wind in the nation's ...
Eli McLaughlin, 7, kicks snow off a dock at Serene Lakes, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, near Soda Springs, Calif. A weekend storm brought rain to Northern California and snow to the Sierra Nevada. Rich Pedroncelli AP Photo. Vehicles drive through fog and ...
A gridlocked Congress is failing to protect California's and the rest of the nation's forests.
Last week, the feds threw another curve to California and other states that want to avoid strict reportage of achievement levels.
A second storm fueled in part by a typhoon hit California's border with Oregon Saturday with heavy rain and gusty winds as it made its way south.
In this Oct. 10, 2016 photo a sign hangs on a pole in Torrance, Calif. In the coastal Los Angeles County district represented by GOP Assemblyman David Hadley, the campaign of Democratic challenger Al Muratsuchi hung signs saying "Trump-Hadley" in big ...
An inmate at a Northern California state prison has been stabbed to death by another inmate who used a handmade weapon. The state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation says 53-year-old Douglas Maynard succumbed to his injuries after being ...
The tunnels, officially dubbed "California Water Fix," are a new version of the "peripheral canal" that Brown pushed during his first governorship, but voters rejected in a referendum.
Here in Fresno, we know about the worst of the worst. One of them was Clarence Ray Allen. He was the last man executed in California - on Jan. 17, 2006. Allen's execution by lethal injection came 26 years after he, while in prison, ordered the killings ...






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