Powerful waters from San Luis Creek on Friday brought stumps, bottles and other debris downstream. Spectators came out to see. Here's a look at the raging creek from various locations in downtown SLO on January 20, 2017.
With a near-total solar eclipse arriving Aug. 21, the Public Utilities Commission asked Californians to reduce electricity consumption. Solar accounts for about 9 percent of the power fed into the state’s main transmission grid.
Authorities say a former San Francisco Bay Area junior college professor has been arrested for beating three people during violent clashes between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month.
A Northern California prosecutor is objecting to a short jail sentence for a man who admitted raping a relative. He says the punishment is too lenient and reminiscent of the Brock Turner sexual assault case.
An investigation into the 2014 fatal crash of an air tanker fighting a Yosemite National Park forest fire found that the pilot was warned to avoid a hazardous tree to the right of his flight path before a wing struck trees on the left side.
California environmental regulators say Volkswagen needs to better explain its plans for an $800 million investment it's required to make under a settlement of the company's emissions cheating scandal.