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US & Canada California Today: California Today: Los Angeles’s Police Chief Says ‘It’s the Right Time’ to Retire

Advertisement Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up .) Charlie Beck has been part of the Los Angeles Police Department for more than... More

US & Canada California Today: California Today: Los Angeles’s Police Chief Says ‘It’s the Right Time’ to Retire

Advertisement Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up .) Charlie Beck has been part of the Los Angeles Police Department for more than... More

Politics Judge Will Not Release Tapes Of Trial Over California's Marriage Amendment Until At Least 2020

Proposition 8 case plaintiffs Kris Perry (left) and Sandy Steir ride in San Francisco's 43rd annual pride parade Sunday, June 30, 2013. Noah Berger / AP A federal judge on... More

US & Canada Fallout from 'house of horrors' stains California town

Before the sensational "house or horrors" news exploded here and around the world with the discovery of the Turpin family -- 13 siblings allegedly held captive by their own parents in a Perris... More

Travel Disney villain Ursula 'beheaded' at California theme park in ride malfunction

An animatronic Ursula at Disney’s California Adventure terrified ride-goers on Sunday when the villain literally lost her head. More

Business Relx to buy California-based digital identity checker

The deal will bolster the British research specialist’s risk management services, which use number-crunching technology to detect fraud. More

Science & Environment NASA's Science Aircraft Flies Over Thomas Fire in California

During an engineering flight test of the Cloud-Aerosol Multi-Angle Lidar (CAMAL) instrument, a view from NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center’s ER-2 aircraft shows smoke plumes, from roughly... More

Australia California professor reveals seven rules of smart working

Professor Morten T Hansen, management professor of University of California, Berkeley, claims the secret to success is to work 'smarter' rather than 'harder'. More

US & Canada Plane lands on Southern California freeway

Pilot Izzy Slod (inset) made an emergency landing of his 1971 Beechcraft Bonanza on the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa, California on Sunday around 7.50pm. More

Travel Pilot makes amazing emergency landing on California freeway: 'I went with my gut'

A small plane headed for Van Nuys, Calif., made an emergency landing on a freeway in Costa Mesa after experiencing engine trouble on Sunday night. More

Travel Pilot makes amazing emergency landing on California freeway: 'I went with my gut'

A small plane headed for Van Nuys, Calif., made an emergency landing on a freeway in Costa Mesa after experiencing engine trouble on Sunday night. More

Politics California lawmaker's proposal makes serving plastic straw without request a crime, report says

A lawmaker in California reportedly introduced a bill last week that would make it a criminal offense for any person in a restaurant to serve a patron a plastic straw in their drinks without it... More

Politics California lawmaker's proposal makes serving plastic straw without request a crime, report says

A lawmaker in California reportedly introduced a bill last week that would make it a criminal offense for any person in a restaurant to serve a patron a plastic straw in their drinks without it... More

Top Stories California torture couple's home 'uninhabitable'

To continue using CNN.com, you need to update your web browser or use a different one. You may want to try one of the following alternatives: Microsoft Edge (Windows only) The latest... More

Sports Three MLS teams added to LA Galaxy Cup, the LA Galaxy’s inaugural international youth tournament in Southern California

The three MLS sides will join the tournament following the additions of various international Academy teams, including Premier League sides Manchester United and Swansea City A.F.C., Mexico’s Club... More