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Police arrested Charles Griggs, 19, Gerardo Felix, 19, and Javier Campos, 19,all from Bakersfield, in connection with a shooting that left one woman injured.
Q: Will doctors and hospitals who accept health insurance from companies like Blue Shield accept insurance sold by the health insurance exchange? I've heard that Cedars-Sinai, for example, will not accept coverage from Covered California.
Columbia Elementary School sixth-grader Ben Martinez, 12, suffers from alveolar rhabdonyosarcoma, a soft tissue cancer.
They can't all be named Lucky, but 15 newborn puppies were fortunate to be alive and recovering Friday after they were abandoned in a cardboard box outside the Bakersfield SPCA overnight in freezing temperatures.
He was identified as Michael Joseph Cacopardo, who failed to report to his probation officer.
In this file photo from Monday Aug. 6, 2012, former president of South Africa Nelson Mandela, then 94, is seen at his home in Qunu, South Africa during a visit from U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Advent is the period involving the four Sundays before Christmas when Christians prepare themselves for the true meaning of the season - the birth of Jesus.
Economy: There was little surprise in the latest UCLA report on the California economy, which showed an uneven recovery across the state.
The souvenirs salesmen were hawking their wares in front of the FOX Theater and many other places Thursday evening along the annual Bakersfied Christmas Parade route.
An early morning police pursuit ends with two Bakersfield Police Department patrol cars crashing into each other in east Bakersfield.
Days after a judge in Sacramento placed another major obstacle in the way of California's proposed bullet train project, a regulator in Washington, DC, has withheld approval for a 114-mile section of the train's route.
1538 Solicitor complaint in the 1300 block of Estates Drive resulted in the arrest and booking at the County Jail of Kevin Clark, 32, of Vacaville for a $50,000 warrant for CVC 23222 & CVC 14601.
Dec. 9, 2005. Actor Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso got married at New York City Hall in a private ceremony officiated by the justice of peace.
City attorneys have won a small but significant victory in their lawsuit against the county over money earned providing fire services to residents in unincorporated Kern and a second lawsuit should be filed next month, the Bakersfield City Council will learn at a special meeting Thursday.
Bakersfield Police officers surround an area where they thought two of the robbery suspects may still be after a robbery earlier in the afternoon.
Hard Freeze Warning for Kern County was issued at December 08 at 5:54AM PST