| Dec 17, 2009
Officials are upgrading hundreds of seismic monitors throughout California, installing new devices that seismologists say will vastly improve the state's system for detecting and warning of major earthquakes.
The changes will allow first responders,...
| Sep 15, 2009
Police are searching the Antioch home of Phillip Garrido hoping to find evidence related to the disappearances of two children from the 1980s.
Authorities from the Hayward and Dublin Police Departments, investigating the disappearances of Ilene Misheloff...
| Sep 16, 2009
Investigators say they found a small bone fragment on the property of a Northern California couple charged with kidnapping a little girl and hiding her in their backyard for 18 years.
Authorities collected the fragment Wednesday while scouring Phillip...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 12:32 PM
UMATILLA, FLA -- Dick Waters takes tiny sips from a small cup of the pure whiskey dripping out of his still -- an 8-foot-high copper contraption with a long tube jutting off the side and dipping into a large measuring container. "It has to have a...
| Oct 29, 2009
Speaking at a hastily arraigned late-evening press conference Thursday, Caltrans officials said, should all repairs and testing be completed ahead of Friday morning, there is a slight chance the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge could go into service in...
| Oct 30, 2009
It was a Caltrans hope that just didn't float.
Speaking at a hastily arraigned late-evening press conference Thursday, Caltrans officials said, should all repairs and testing be completed ahead of Friday morning, there was a slight chance the San...
| Nov 3, 2009
| 2:57 PM
To create the visually light, organic modern effects in the Lookout house, Bertram Architects of Los Angeles used the following resources:
Cork floor: Four bedrooms are lined with oil-finished Marmol tiles by Natural Cork. They can be ordered through...
| Jun 2, 2009
As the state weighs cutting about $8.1 billion from public schools, colleges and universities, scores of educators, parents, students and others told lawmakers Monday that such reductions would jeopardize student success and safety in the short term and...