Debbie Reynolds, who rose to fame with the 1952 film "Singin' in the Rain" and went on to become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, has died in Los Angeles, just a day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher. (more)
Google launched an aggressive challenge to consumer electronics giants like Apple and Samsung on Tuesday, introducing a new line of smartphones called Pixel and other gadgets designed to showcase a digital helper the company calls "Google Assistant." The new devices represent a big push by Google to make and sell its own hardware, instead of largely just supplying software for other manufacturers.
Two correctional officers have been critically injured after a man opened fire inside the lobby of the Fresno County Jail in California, officials say. The suspect - a convicted child rapist who served his sentence - has been arrested. (more)
A moderate earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has struck the Pacific Ocean off Northern California, with shaking felt in Fortuna, Eureka and Arcata, witnesses say. No tsunami warnings have been issued. (more)
Police in California responded to reports of an active shooter at Fort Hunter Liggett in Monterey County, prompting a lockdown of the facility, but no shooter was located, officials say. The lockdown has now been lifted.