The son managed to hit his mother in the head and back with the axe before he was apprehended
Officials at Los Osos High School have apologized for the incident.
The Golden State may be about to legalise recreational marijuana use, potentially setting a template for worldwide drugs liberalisation
Meanwhile in the Pacific Northwest Mount St Helens is showing new signs of life too
The Republican front-runner is in San Francisco to address the California GOP Convention
The 'True Grit' actor would have turned 109 this year
Both supporters and opponents of candidate were involved in the melee
Police are still hunting the killer
Michael Banks's plan swiftly backfired
The man has been charged with child abuse after being arrested in Los Angeles
Evelyn Heller has two weeks to vacate her apartment after 'frequent disruptive arguments with her daughter'
Unwanted visitors to Lunada Bay claim to have been pelted with rocks and had their tires slashed
Last year, fast food workers in 270 US cities went on strike to demand a $15 an hour minimum rate of pay
Five years into Richmond’s multimillion-dollar experiment, 84 of 88 young men who have participated in the programme remain alive
William Celli used Facebook to post Islamophobic comments and a picture of a bomb
Sanders plots a Western showdown with Hillary Clinton in the Golden State