Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the cellphones of women arrested on drunken driving charges sent those photos to at least two fellow officers.
A Minnesota startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold.
A union official says a newly hired high school teacher confronted a gunman during a deadly shooting at a Washington state school.
Hawaii authorities are telling residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to give days.
A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the man suspected of driving a car into a Ten Commandments monument outside the state Capitol is under mental evaluation.
Two gang members were arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old Anaheim girl who was hit by stray gunfire while playing outside her apartment, police said Saturday.
The California city of Palmdale was ready to roll out the red carpet when a Japanese company agreed to build a $60 million factory on a city-owned, vacant parcel on the southwest side of town, but now the company is taking its project out of state and critics say union greed is to blame.