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# 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 35,595 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 43,084 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.

# california - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Uber and Lyft have 100,000 drivers in California, and a court says they must be treated as employees
# Ride Sharing
# Ride Sharing

Uber and Lyft have 100,000 drivers in California, and a court says they must be treated as employees

Aug 11th 2020, 12:05 PM 16,841 Views 10 Comments

The decision is part of a long-running battle about the classification of driver by the companies.

# california - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bike
# Malibu
# Malibu

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bike

Aug 9th 2020, 1:08 PM 147,767 Views 72 Comments

The entertainment mogul fell off the bike while in the courtyard with his family at his house in Malibu, California.

# california - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Wildfire in California mountains was caused by malfunctioning diesel vehicle, officials say
# California
# California

Wildfire in California mountains was caused by malfunctioning diesel vehicle, officials say

Aug 4th 2020, 7:24 AM 15,575 Views 10 Comments

The blaze has consumed more than 41 square miles of dry brush and timber since it broke out.

# california - Monday 3 August, 2020

Firefighters struggle to contain blaze in southern California
# APPLE FIRE
# APPLE FIRE

Firefighters struggle to contain blaze in southern California

Updated Aug 3rd 2020, 10:26 AM 33,828 Views 7 Comments

The so-called Apple Fire that broke out on Friday near the city of San Bernardino has so far charred more than 20,000 acres.

# california - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Fire breaks out at courthouse in California during tense late night protests
# Oakland
# Oakland

Fire breaks out at courthouse in California during tense late night protests

Jul 26th 2020, 1:19 PM 17,147 Views 46 Comments

Demonstrators broke windows, spray-painted graffiti, set off fireworks and pointed lasers at officers, police said

# california - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Glee actor Naya Rivera's death ruled an accidental drowning
# Naya Rivera
# Naya Rivera

Glee actor Naya Rivera's death ruled an accidental drowning

Jul 15th 2020, 7:05 AM 21,468 Views 9 Comments

Ventura County Sheriff said that the lake’s strong currents could have caused a fatal accident.

# california - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

California shuts bars, indoor dining and most gyms and churches
# United States
# United States

California shuts bars, indoor dining and most gyms and churches

Jul 14th 2020, 7:46 AM 25,907 Views 46 Comments

Overall, California has reported more than 329,100 cases and over 7,000 deaths.

# california - Monday 13 July, 2020

Body of Glee actress Naya Rivera recovered from California lake, police confirm
# Lake Piru
# Lake Piru

Body of Glee actress Naya Rivera recovered from California lake, police confirm

Updated Jul 13th 2020, 10:22 PM 64,641 Views 16 Comments

The 33-year-old went missing last week while on a boating trip with her four-year-old son.

# california - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

'I did all that': Golden State Killer admits dozens of rapes and murders
# JOSEPH JAMES DEANGELO
# JOSEPH JAMES DEANGELO

'I did all that': Golden State Killer admits dozens of rapes and murders

Jun 30th 2020, 7:08 AM 44,357 Views 0 Comments

Joseph James DeAngelo Jr repeatedly uttered the words ‘guilty’ and ‘I admit’.

# california - Monday 29 June, 2020

Texas' battle against Covid-19 takes 'a dangerous turn', as LA bars ordered to close
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Texas' battle against Covid-19 takes 'a dangerous turn', as LA bars ordered to close

Jun 29th 2020, 3:28 PM 42,623 Views 11 Comments

Bars in seven Californian counties have been ordered to close due to a spike in coronavirus cases.

# california - Friday 12 June, 2020

Man charged with poisoning homeless people with hot chili pepper resin so he could video their reaction
# California
# California

Man charged with poisoning homeless people with hot chili pepper resin so he could video their reaction

Jun 12th 2020, 10:53 PM 44,473 Views 0 Comments

Food was laced with oleoresin capsicum, which officials described as twice as strong as pepper spray.

# california - Sunday 17 May, 2020

11 firefighters injured in explosion at hash oil factory in Los Angeles
# US
# US

11 firefighters injured in explosion at hash oil factory in Los Angeles

May 17th 2020, 12:05 PM 28,748 Views 25 Comments

The significant explosion” occurred at around 6.30pm local time on Saturday.

# california - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Autopsies show coronavirus was spreading in the US from January
# California
# California

Autopsies show coronavirus was spreading in the US from January

Apr 22nd 2020, 10:41 PM 58,974 Views 76 Comments

The earliest death attributed to the coronavirus was previously thought to be on 26 February.

# california - Friday 20 March, 2020

California governor urges state's 40 million residents to 'stay at home'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

California governor urges state's 40 million residents to 'stay at home'

Mar 20th 2020, 7:28 AM 20,287 Views 49 Comments

Similar restrictions are in place in virus hotspots like Italy, Spain and central China.

# california - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Irish citizens on board California cruise ship where 21 people have tested positive for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Irish citizens on board California cruise ship where 21 people have tested positive for Covid-19

Updated Mar 7th 2020, 11:41 AM 51,002 Views 48 Comments

Donald Trump said that he would prefer if the passengers were not allowed to disembark – but left the decision to medical experts.

# california - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Tributes paid to rapper Pop Smoke (20) who was shot at his California home
# California
# California

Tributes paid to rapper Pop Smoke (20) who was shot at his California home

Feb 19th 2020, 10:28 PM 43,890 Views 30 Comments

He was due to play a string of shows in the UK in April.

# california - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram
# California
# California

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram

Jan 30th 2020, 8:02 AM 42,118 Views 19 Comments

It’s the first time Vanessa Bryant has spoken about her husband’s death.

# california - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Basketball star Kobe Bryant (41) and his 13-year-old daughter have died in a helicopter crash
# California
# California

Basketball star Kobe Bryant (41) and his 13-year-old daughter have died in a helicopter crash

Updated Jan 26th 2020, 9:29 PM 162,088 Views 99 Comments

Police and fire personnel are at the scene and an investigation is underway.

# california - Friday 24 January, 2020

Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California

Jan 24th 2020, 9:32 AM 6,615 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal native secured a third-round stoppage victory over Mexico’s Fernando Marin.

# california - Monday 18 November, 2019

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting
# Fresno
# Fresno

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting

Nov 18th 2019, 6:56 AM 17,373 Views 19 Comments

There are currently no suspects in custody.

# california - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Teenager who killed two students in US school shooting dies as police still hunt for motive
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Teenager who killed two students in US school shooting dies as police still hunt for motive

Nov 16th 2019, 10:31 AM 19,539 Views 8 Comments

“It still remains a mystery why,” Sheriff Alex Villanueva told a press conference.

# california - Monday 4 November, 2019

Donald Trump threatens to withhold funding for fighting California wildfires
# Fires
# Fires

Donald Trump threatens to withhold funding for fighting California wildfires

Nov 4th 2019, 8:04 AM 32,014 Views 54 Comments

Trump blamed the California governor for the fires.

# california - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Airbnb vows to ban 'party houses' in wake of Halloween shooting at rented US property
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Airbnb vows to ban 'party houses' in wake of Halloween shooting at rented US property

Nov 3rd 2019, 7:16 AM 20,721 Views 8 Comments

Five people were killed in a Halloween party shooting in the San Francisco suburb of Orinda.

# california - Saturday 2 November, 2019

New California fire grows as crews make headway on other blazes
# California
# California

New California fire grows as crews make headway on other blazes

Nov 2nd 2019, 2:00 PM 11,550 Views 22 Comments

Ventura County Sheriff Bill Ayub said fire crews had been thwarted by people flying drones in the area.

# california - Thursday 31 October, 2019

New blaze in California threatens thousands of homes and Reagan presidential library
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

New blaze in California threatens thousands of homes and Reagan presidential library

Oct 31st 2019, 7:29 AM 8,373 Views 9 Comments

There have been no reported deaths so far from the blaze.

# california - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Electrical equipment, a eucalyptus branch and high winds sparked California fires, utilities companies say
# Fire Starter
# Fire Starter

Electrical equipment, a eucalyptus branch and high winds sparked California fires, utilities companies say

Oct 30th 2019, 10:04 AM 9,769 Views 8 Comments

Thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes.

# california - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Thousands of firefighters battle California wildfires as more people forced from their homes
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Thousands of firefighters battle California wildfires as more people forced from their homes

Oct 29th 2019, 8:37 AM 7,288 Views 6 Comments

Around 180,000 people are currently under a mandatory evacuation order.

# california - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Tens of thousands flee their homes as US emergency services battle fierce wildfires
# California
# California

Tens of thousands flee their homes as US emergency services battle fierce wildfires

Oct 26th 2019, 11:16 AM 13,240 Views 23 Comments

Several fires have struck the state of California this week.

# california - Friday 25 October, 2019

Tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires rage in California
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires rage in California

Oct 25th 2019, 8:48 AM 10,001 Views 5 Comments

There were no immediate reports of injury.

# california - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Actress Felicity Huffman starts prison sentence in college admissions scam
# California
# California

Actress Felicity Huffman starts prison sentence in college admissions scam

Oct 17th 2019, 1:33 PM 56,515 Views 39 Comments

The Oscar nominee was the first of more than 30 parents sentenced.

# california - Friday 11 October, 2019

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles

Oct 11th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,028 Views 27 Comments

The Los Angeles Fire Department said the blaze had expanded over six square miles.

# california - Friday 13 September, 2019

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says
# Fatal Fire
# Fatal Fire

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says

Sep 13th 2019, 7:49 AM 18,930 Views 2 Comments

A total of 34 people died in the 2 September fire.

# california - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire

Sep 4th 2019, 7:31 AM 17,097 Views 2 Comments

Authorities say they have ended their search for survivors.

# california - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast

Sep 3rd 2019, 7:49 AM 15,831 Views 3 Comments

Nine other people who were onboard remain missing.

# california - Monday 2 September, 2019

Dive boat sinks in flames off California coast with 34 missing and many feared dead
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

Dive boat sinks in flames off California coast with 34 missing and many feared dead

Sep 2nd 2019, 7:08 PM 18,396 Views 7 Comments

Fire crews in helicopters, small boats and a Coast Guard cutter spent hours battling the fierce pre-dawn fire.

# california - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Three dead as sea cliff falls on California beachgoers
# San Diego
# San Diego

Three dead as sea cliff falls on California beachgoers

Aug 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 33,639 Views 2 Comments

The incident took place near a staircase leading to Grandview Surf Beach, north of San Diego.

# california - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Seven hurt as US fighter jet crashes in California's Death Valley
# Crash
# Crash

Seven hurt as US fighter jet crashes in California's Death Valley

Aug 1st 2019, 7:16 AM 27,526 Views 10 Comments

Those injured were treated for minor cuts and burns from plane fragments after the crash.