11 injured when limousine, 2 other vehicles crash near LA

Five people are in critical condition after a crash involving a limousine and two other cars in Southern California.  
California wildfires: Firefighter killed, hundreds flee
Blazes raging across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as an army of firefighters continue to battle them from the air and the ground.  

Amid California drought, fears rise of trees dying, falling
As Californians and the communities they live in cut back water use and let lawns turn brown, arborists and state officials are worrying about a potentially dangerous ripple effect: City trees going neglected and becoming diseased or even collapsing.  

Bodega Bay: Person shot near grocery store
The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office has responded to a shooting near the Diekmann's Bay store in Bodega Bay.

Man who died in SF police custody was wanted in Sonoma County assault on elderly victim
A man who died in police custody in San Francisco's Marina District this morning after allegedly fleeing a crash was being sought in connection with a brutal attack on a 96-year-old man in the Graton area of Sonoma County, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.  

Hinkley: A town with no future

Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."

California budget crisis

Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.

Special report: High-speed rail

Get the latest news on the project to connect S.F. and L.A. Or see the interactive map and Twitter feed.

Special report: Same-sex marriage

Check out full coverage of the California ruling legalizing gay marriage and the passage of Proposition 8 to reject it.

SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 1-7-0 (one, seven, zero)   Full Story
ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) — An acupuncturist in Southern California could have his medical license suspended by state regulators who say he used bee stings to treat patients and didn't have an allergic reaction kit in his office.   Full Story
MOSS LANDING, Calif. (AP) — A woman in Northern California is being investigated for having more than 100 starved animals on a cluttered piece of land with no access to food or water.   Full Story
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J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'

The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.