{FD} California mudslides sweep away car in shocking video caught by firefighters

A shocking video shot by California firefighters captured the full wrath of the California mudslides, showing a car being swept away by the raging flows of mud and debris that have plagued the state this week.

{FD} Blaze Bernstein’s ‘fight club’ friend was nervous in police interview, had ‘dirt under’ nails, affidavit says

A former classmate of University of Pennsylvania student Blaze Bernstein, whose body was found Tuesday in a California park, was reportedly nervous when he was interviewed by detectives, who have launched a homicide investigation into the 19-year-old’s death.

{FD} California mudslides affecting Oprah, Rob Lowe, other celebs in Santa Barbara County

The heavy rains that spawned mudslides in Southern California on Tuesday that left at least 17 people dead left a path of destruction in a wealthy enclave home to celebrities including Oprah Winfrey, Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres.

{FD} California mudslide victims include founder of Catholic school, ‘first lady’ of luxury real estate

The founder of a Catholic school and a woman known as the "first lady" of luxury real estate were among those killed when a powerful mudslide tore through a wealthy coastal enclave in Southern California.

{FD} At least 17 dead in California mudslides, death toll expected to rise

Berkeley Johnson and his wife had just climbed to the roof of their Montecito home after boulders and mud smashed into the building -- a result of the deadly California mudslides -- when the couple heard the muffled, desperate sound of a baby crying.

{FD} Ivy League murder? UPenn student found dead in California park homicide investigation launched

A week after he vanished in the area, the body of a University of Pennsylvania student was found Tuesday in a Southern California park -- prompting investigators to launch a homicide investigation into the 19-year-old’s death.

{FD} Oprah, Rob Lowe among celebrities affected by deadly mudslides in California

The heavy rains that spawned mudslides in Southern California on Tuesday that left at least 15 people dead left a path of destruction in a wealthy enclave home to celebrities as Oprah Winfrey, Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres.

{FD} At least 15 dead in California mudslides, death toll expected to rise

Berkeley Johnson and his wife had just climbed to the roof of their Montecito home after boulders and mud smashed into the building -- a result of the deadly California mudslides -- when the couple heard the muffled, desperate sound of a baby crying.

{FD} California zoning law banning gun shops is challenged in Supreme Court filing

A cadre of civil rights groups along with several individuals have filed a petition with the Supreme Court in the hopes that a controversial appeals court decision that limits where gun stores can open within one county in California.

{FD} Southern California mudslides, flooding leave at least 13 dead in Montecito, highways closed

At least 13 people were killed Tuesday after a powerful winter storm drenching Southern California sent mud, rocks and debris plummeting down wildfire-scarred hillsides and into several neighborhoods, some of which house lavish celebrity homes.

{FD} Southern California mudslides, flooding leave at least 8 dead in Montecito, highways closed

At least eight people were killed Tuesday after a powerful winter storm drenching Southern California sent mud and debris streaming down wildfire-scarred hillsides and into several neighborhoods, some of which house lavish celebrity homes.

{FD} Southern California mudslides, flooding leave at least 6 dead in Montecito, highways closed

At least six people were killed Tuesday after a powerful winter storm drenching Southern California sent mud and debris streaming down wildfire-scarred hillsides and into several neighborhoods, some of which house lavish celebrity homes.

{FD} California man attempting to kill spider sets apartment on fire

A California man thought he nabbed a spider by setting on fire on Sunday, but the eight-legged critter, while its body was engulfed in flames, ended up torching his apartment by scurrying on a mattress that quickly went ablaze.

{FD} Prosecutors won’t charge Roman Polanski after molestation report

Los Angeles prosecutors will not bring criminal charges against Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski after a woman said he molested her in 1975 — when she was 10 years old — because the allegations are too old.

{FD} About 21,000 people evacuated as rain unleashes mudslide risk in fire-ravaged California

A rare line of Southern California storms unleashed rain that ramped up the risk of mudslides and flash floods in fire-ravaged communities, forcing evacuations for neighborhoods below hillsides burned by the massive Thomas fire, the state’s largest wildfire in history.

{FD} Backyard skeleton leads to arrest of California man in murder of housemate

A California man was arrested on Friday in the 2015 killing of his housemate, whose remains were found in December buried in a shallow grave by construction workers in the home’s backyard, authorities said on Saturday.

{FD} Sessions’ planned marijuana crackdown draws fire from politicians, growers

The Trump administration ashed the legal marijuana industry's budding flame Thursday, announcing it would end an Obama-era policy to tread lightly when enforcing federal cannabis laws.

{FD} California driver caught on video punching deputy in face, speeding away in vehicle

The single punch that killed a 70-year-old off-duty California sheriff's deputy is seen in new, shocking video that details the moments after officials say Deputy Larry Falce got in a minor fender bender with a "career criminal" on New Year's Eve morning.