California

'Separated families must reunite within 30 days'

A judge in California orders US border authorities to reunite separated families within 30 days, setting a hard deadline in a process that has so far yielded uncertainty about when children might again see their parents.

June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016

Hillary slams Trump for Orlando massacre response

Hillary Clinton campaign on Sunday in Long Beach, California releases a statement slamming Donald Trump for his response to the Orlando massacre.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Hillary's brother-in-law arrested

Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton's brother-in-law is arrested in California on suspicion of drink driving, according to reports.

June 5, 2016
June 5, 2016

Paul Simon announces Ali's death, while performing 'The Boxer’

Paul Simon was nearly finished with the 1969 Simon & Garfunkel classic "The Boxer" at a concert in Berkeley, California, on Friday night when he paused the song to give a fitting tribute to Muhammad Ali, breaking it to the crowd that the "the Greatest" had died.

May 3, 2016
May 3, 2016

California Muslims sue over hijab discrimination

Two lawsuits are filed in California claiming that Muslim women are discriminated against in separate incidents because of their religion and for wearing the hijab.

April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016

Brother of San Bernardino shooter arrested with two others

Three people linked to the couple responsible for December's mass shooting in San Bernardino, California are arrested on conspiracy, marriage fraud and other charges unrelated to the massacre, US prosecutors said.

April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016

Son arrested over Bangladeshi couple murder in US

San Jose police arrest the eldest son of the Bangladesh-origin couple who were found dead inside their California home Sunday.

April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016

Bangladeshi couple found dead inside San Jose home

Police investigate the death of a Bangladeshi couple after they were found dead inside their home at San Jose of California in the United States.

April 21, 2016
April 21, 2016

Ex-WWE wrestler Chyna dies at 45

Joan Laurer, the ground breaking female wrestler known as Chyna, has died at the age of 45.

April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016

Student removed from flight after speaking Arabic

A University of California, Berkeley student who came to the US as an Iraqi refugee was removed from a Southwest Airlines flight after he spoke in Arabic.

April 9, 2016
April 9, 2016
USA

Man who scaled cliff to propose arrested for drugs

A man who had to be rescued when he climbed a California cliff to propose to his girlfriend via cellphone video later was acting erratically and was found to be high on methamphetamine, authorities say.