SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers passed a bill to revoke superintendents' ability to let people carry guns in a school zone, clearing the first hurdle in what could end a controversial decision Kern High School District made last year to allow firearms on campus.
Police have released the name of the officer who fired at a man during a chase in northeast Bakersfield last week.
The names of two people who were fatally shot in south Bakersfield early Sunday have been released.
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Bakersfield massage parlors that lose their licenses could face new, additional penalties and massage practitioners could see a simpler licensing process under a new proposal brought forward by the Bakersfield Police Department.
A Bakersfield man pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring with a former business partner in structuring deposits of more than $4.2 million from the sale of smokable synthetic drugs to avoid filing legally required reports.
Police are looking for a man who inappropriately touched a 10-year-old after her mother offered him a ride.
1. Stay comfortable: Getting ready to cheer on your grad? Ask yourself if you really want to do so in a full length suit jacket or six-inch heels. Graduation ceremonies can last for a few hours, so dress according to your own comfort. Think about wearing something cool, or bringing a light s…
The State Bar Court of California has ordered a Bakersfield attorney to cease practicing law and advised her that she faces possible disbarment after she failed to attend a hearing regarding allegations she misappropriated nearly $1 million from a client.
Washington and the country received a much-needed shot of good news Wednesday evening with the revelation that the Justice Department will appoint a special counsel. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein named Robert Mueller III, a former FBI chief.
Here’s what they say in New York — Donald J. Trump is a grandstander, a showboat. Not doing his job. Totally incompetent. The White House has been in turmoil for months. You know that, I know that. Everybody knows that. So what are we talking about? Enough about him. Who needs an investigati…
Shameful and shocking — the Cincinnati suicide of an 8-year-old boy named Gabriel Taye two days after being assaulted by a classmate in a school bathroom.
Imagine: You are standing on a futuristic platform with the christening committee and future governor three decades hence. You’re there to dedicate and open California’s high-speed rail.
With the stroke of a pen, Rod Rosenstein redeemed his reputation, preserved the justice system, pulled American politics back from the brink — and, just possibly, saved the Republican Party and President Trump from themselves.
SAN ANTONIO — Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory Monday night, becoming the first team in league history to start the playoffs 12-0.
For Bakersfield High senior Navonte Demison, the Tyack Award he received Monday was a great opportunity to look back on a storied high school career.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It took the help of eight walks and a couple of wild pitches for the Los Angeles Angels to post their 11th one-run win of the season.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Different players just keep stepping up for the Nashville Predators, and now their magical postseason run has an even bigger destination: the franchise's first trip to the Stanley Cup Final.