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# california - Friday 17 September, 2021

California forest fires threaten world’s largest trees
# California
# California

California forest fires threaten world’s largest trees

Sep 17th 2021, 7:32 AM 16,486 Views 4 Comments

Groves of gigantic sequoias could be in the path of the wildfires.

# california - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

California's Democratic governor Gavin Newsom defeats recall election
# The Recall
# The Recall

California's Democratic governor Gavin Newsom defeats recall election

Sep 15th 2021, 6:52 AM 25,344 Views 26 Comments
  • Only a handful of the 46 names on the ballot had any level of public recognition and most failed to gain traction.
  • The victory cements Newsom as a prominent figure in national Democratic politics in the US.

# california - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Dozens of candidates try to unseat California governor in 'recall election' - here's how it works
# California
# California

Dozens of candidates try to unseat California governor in 'recall election' - here's how it works

Sep 14th 2021, 8:47 AM 18,509 Views 15 Comments

Most of the list of 40-odd challengers are Republicans.

# california - Friday 10 September, 2021

Dry lightning and winds in California unleashes risk of new wildfires
# California
# California

Dry lightning and winds in California unleashes risk of new wildfires

Sep 10th 2021, 1:44 PM 5,398 Views 5 Comments

A warning for dangerous fire weather took effect in much of fire-scarred Northern California.

# california - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Huge California wildfire grows as Montana blaze threatens remote towns
# The Dixie Fire
# The Dixie Fire

Huge California wildfire grows as Montana blaze threatens remote towns

Updated Aug 11th 2021, 10:44 PM 37,435 Views 12 Comments

The Dixie Fire is the largest single fire in California history and the largest currently burning in the US.

# california - Monday 9 August, 2021

Deadly California wildfire 'could take two weeks to extinguish'
# Dixie Fire
# Dixie Fire

Deadly California wildfire 'could take two weeks to extinguish'

Aug 9th 2021, 9:17 AM 7,149 Views 3 Comments

The Dixie Fire now covers an area larger than Los Angeles.

# california - Friday 6 August, 2021

Thousands evacuate fast-moving California wildfire
# Dixie Fire
# Dixie Fire

Thousands evacuate fast-moving California wildfire

Aug 6th 2021, 7:18 AM 12,941 Views 4 Comments

The Dixie Fire is already the sixth biggest in the state’s history,.

# california - Monday 26 July, 2021

Winds stoke California’s largest fire as blazes scorch US West
# United States
# United States

Winds stoke California’s largest fire as blazes scorch US West

Jul 26th 2021, 10:39 PM 9,298 Views 5 Comments

The blaze had already levelled at least 16 houses and other structures

# california - Sunday 25 July, 2021

California homes destroyed as wildfires merge to pose new threat
# Dixie Fire
# Dixie Fire

California homes destroyed as wildfires merge to pose new threat

Jul 25th 2021, 7:46 PM 15,906 Views 1 Comment

Fire officials said the blaze had charred nearly 298 square miles acres of timber and brush in Plumas and Butte counties.

# california - Thursday 22 July, 2021

California wildfires prompt evacuations as crews continue to battle mammoth blaze
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

California wildfires prompt evacuations as crews continue to battle mammoth blaze

Jul 22nd 2021, 7:01 AM 9,826 Views 3 Comments

Fire officials expect active or extreme fire behaviour tomorrow.

# california - Monday 12 July, 2021

Firefighters work in searing heat as they struggle to contain biggest California wildfire of year
# California
# California

Firefighters work in searing heat as they struggle to contain biggest California wildfire of year

Jul 12th 2021, 9:27 AM 18,664 Views 9 Comments

Elsewhere, power supplies were affected after another huge fire in Oregon.

# california - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Opinion: The #FreeBritney case has highlighted the problems with adult guardianship
# Britney Spears
# Britney Spears

Opinion: The #FreeBritney case has highlighted the problems with adult guardianship

Jun 29th 2021, 7:00 AM 12,538 Views 2 Comments

Professor of Law Eilionóir Flynn says many disabled people also living under adult guardianship orders.

# california - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Judge approves Harvey Weinstein’s extradition for California rape case
# Weinstein
# Weinstein

Judge approves Harvey Weinstein’s extradition for California rape case

Jun 15th 2021, 10:22 PM 14,562 Views 0 Comments

Suggestions that Weinstein instead be arraigned by video were also rejected.

# california - Saturday 5 June, 2021

A California Judge has overturned a three decades old ban on assault rifles
# California
# California

A California Judge has overturned a three decades old ban on assault rifles

Jun 5th 2021, 8:26 AM 44,487 Views 80 Comments

Judge Roger T Benitez said the ban, in place since 1989, was unconstitutional.

# california - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Nine killed by employee in California rail yard mass shooting
# San José
# San José

Nine killed by employee in California rail yard mass shooting

Updated May 27th 2021, 9:20 AM 49,962 Views 29 Comments

The shooting took place at a light rail facility in San Jose.

# california - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Caitlyn Jenner describes herself as an ‘outsider’ in California governor race
# California Government
# California Government

Caitlyn Jenner describes herself as an ‘outsider’ in California governor race

May 6th 2021, 10:15 AM 18,546 Views 0 Comments

She is known for Keeping Up with the Kardashians and the spin-off, I Am Cait.

# california - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Andy Ruiz Jr recovers from knock-down to mark comeback fight with win in California
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Andy Ruiz Jr recovers from knock-down to mark comeback fight with win in California

May 2nd 2021, 10:09 AM 12,967 Views 7 Comments

Ruiz was fighting for the first time since the rematch with Anthony Joshua in December 2019

# california - Friday 23 April, 2021

'Proven winner' Caitlyn Jenner says she will run for governor of California
# United States
# United States

'Proven winner' Caitlyn Jenner says she will run for governor of California

Apr 23rd 2021, 4:36 PM 26,369 Views 0 Comments

Democratic governor Gavin Newsom is facing a likely recall election this year.

# california - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Tiger Woods driving at nearly double the legal speed limit when he crashed in California
# Los Angeles
From The42
# Los Angeles

Tiger Woods driving at nearly double the legal speed limit when he crashed in California

Apr 7th 2021, 6:46 PM 40,398 Views 24 Comments

The accident in Ranchos Palos Verdes left the 15-time major champion with a shattered right leg.

# california - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Child among four people shot and killed in southern California office
# California
# California

Child among four people shot and killed in southern California office

Apr 1st 2021, 7:36 AM 27,574 Views 20 Comments

The shooter was shot by an officer and taken to hospital, police said.

# california - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Ireland's Meadow and Maguire slip back as Park keeps one-stroke lead at LPGA Kia Classic
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Ireland's Meadow and Maguire slip back as Park keeps one-stroke lead at LPGA Kia Classic

Mar 27th 2021, 9:42 AM 2,393 Views 2 Comments

Stephanie Meadow shot 75 and Leona Maguire hit 74.

# california - Thursday 4 March, 2021

SUV in crash where 13 people died in California came through hole in Mexico border fence
# California
# California

SUV in crash where 13 people died in California came through hole in Mexico border fence

Mar 4th 2021, 7:09 AM 39,113 Views 30 Comments

A section of the fence was apparently cut away by smugglers.

# california - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

13 of 25 people crammed into SUV killed after vehicle collides with lorry in California
# California
# California

13 of 25 people crammed into SUV killed after vehicle collides with lorry in California

Mar 3rd 2021, 6:44 AM 39,781 Views 9 Comments

Most of the dead were Mexicans, a Mexican official said.

# california - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Zodiac Killer message decoded after more than 50 years
# California
# California

Zodiac Killer message decoded after more than 50 years

Dec 12th 2020, 10:00 AM 136,544 Views 53 Comments

The message was sent in November 1969 to the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper.

# california - Friday 4 December, 2020

Monolith emerges in California after Utah and Romania works disappear
# Mystery
# Mystery

Monolith emerges in California after Utah and Romania works disappear

Dec 4th 2020, 9:49 AM 45,371 Views 48 Comments

The origins of the monoliths are still unknown.

# california - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

US captain of scuba dive boat charged with manslaughter over deaths of 34 people last year
# California
# California

US captain of scuba dive boat charged with manslaughter over deaths of 34 people last year

Dec 2nd 2020, 7:01 AM 20,753 Views 4 Comments

The boat sank off the California coast after bursting into flames last year.

# california - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

'A proxy for the future of work': California votes to exempt Uber from new state labour law
# Proposition 22
# Proposition 22

'A proxy for the future of work': California votes to exempt Uber from new state labour law

Nov 4th 2020, 1:55 PM 10,932 Views 8 Comments

Uber and Lyft donated tens of millions of dollars to the campaign.

# california - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Crews from around the state deployed to northern California as new fire threat looms
# Renewed Threat
# Renewed Threat

Crews from around the state deployed to northern California as new fire threat looms

Oct 15th 2020, 9:08 AM 14,330 Views 3 Comments

More than 8,500 wildfires have burned more than 6,400 square miles in California since the start of the year, most since mid-August.

# california - Friday 11 September, 2020

15 people killed and 500,000 others evacuated as US West Coast wildfires continue
# California
# California

15 people killed and 500,000 others evacuated as US West Coast wildfires continue

Sep 11th 2020, 7:42 PM 18,152 Views 23 Comments

The August Complex Fire became the biggest recorded blaze in Californian history yesterday.

Meadow two-under after opening round of Major event in California
# ANA Inspiration
From The42
# ANA Inspiration

Meadow two-under after opening round of Major event in California

Updated Sep 11th 2020, 7:39 AM 5,541 Views 1 Comment

Leona Maguire finished one-over and Olivia Mehaffey is five-over.

Oregon fires force 500,000 to flee as death toll rises across western US
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Oregon fires force 500,000 to flee as death toll rises across western US

Sep 11th 2020, 7:36 AM 19,694 Views 12 Comments

Some 14,000 firefighters are working along the West Coast.

# california - Thursday 10 September, 2020

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California

Sep 10th 2020, 8:03 AM 33,606 Views 27 Comments

Three people have died in the latest blaze.

# california - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

California wildfires burn a record two million acres
# United States
# United States

California wildfires burn a record two million acres

Sep 8th 2020, 10:00 PM 17,302 Views 18 Comments

Two of the three largest fires in state history are burning in the San Francisco Bay Area.

# california - Monday 7 September, 2020

Remote towns evacuated as California battles wildfires and heatwave
# Wildfire
# Wildfire

Remote towns evacuated as California battles wildfires and heatwave

Updated Sep 7th 2020, 7:33 PM 54,857 Views 34 Comments

Firefighters working in steep terrain saved a small town from flames that roared down hillsides towards a marina.

# california - Saturday 22 August, 2020

California wildfires some of largest in state history
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

California wildfires some of largest in state history

Aug 22nd 2020, 7:50 AM 20,222 Views 17 Comments

Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes by the intense summer blazes.

Golden State killer sentenced to life in prison without parole
# Joseph Deangelo
# Joseph Deangelo

Golden State killer sentenced to life in prison without parole

Aug 22nd 2020, 7:24 AM 47,192 Views 39 Comments

Joseph James DeAngelo, 74, was sentenced for the spree between 1975 and 1986.

# california - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Wildfires wreak havoc as thousands evacuated amid 'extraordinary weather' in California
# Emergency Situation
# Emergency Situation

Wildfires wreak havoc as thousands evacuated amid 'extraordinary weather' in California

Aug 20th 2020, 8:47 AM 21,344 Views 12 Comments

The state of California has recorded 11,000 lightning strikes in 72 hours.

# california - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'May you rot in prison': US Golden State Killer victims speak out
# California
# California

'May you rot in prison': US Golden State Killer victims speak out

Aug 19th 2020, 9:23 AM 35,592 Views 0 Comments

Joseph DeAngelo Jr, a former police officer, is due to be sentenced on Friday.

# california - Monday 17 August, 2020

Death Valley in the US reached 54.4 degrees yesterday and it could be the hottest temperature ever recorded
# California
# California

Death Valley in the US reached 54.4 degrees yesterday and it could be the hottest temperature ever recorded

Aug 17th 2020, 1:07 PM 43,069 Views 48 Comments

A heatwave is currently affecting states near the west coast of the US.

# california - Friday 14 August, 2020

California wildfires burn amid high risk of brutal blazes
# LA Fires
# LA Fires

California wildfires burn amid high risk of brutal blazes

Aug 14th 2020, 10:15 PM 19,290 Views 6 Comments

One blaze came dangerously close to a neighbourhood in the city of Corona, east of Los Angeles.

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