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# 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 43,851 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 42,105 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 162,058 Views 97 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 6,600 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 19,537 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 32,013 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 20,720 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 11,544 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 8,372 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 9,764 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 7,284 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 13,235 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 9,996 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 56,376 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 17,023 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 17,096 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 18,395 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 33,632 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 27,524 Views 10 Comments

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

# california - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

US gunman posted white supremacist content online minutes before shooting
# California
# California

US gunman posted white supremacist content online minutes before shooting

Jul 30th 2019, 7:26 AM 14,812 Views 19 Comments

Three people were killed after Santino William Legan opened fire on a crowd attending a food festival.

# california - Monday 29 July, 2019

Six-year-old boy among three killed by 'wicked' shooter at US garlic festival
# California
# California

Six-year-old boy among three killed by 'wicked' shooter at US garlic festival

Updated Jul 29th 2019, 7:55 PM 30,373 Views 58 Comments

A witness told NBC a white man in his 30s armed with a rifle opened fire indiscriminately.

# california - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Scottish man who faked own death in US to avoid rape charges has been arrested
# California
# California

Scottish man who faked own death in US to avoid rape charges has been arrested

Jul 27th 2019, 1:41 PM 35,008 Views 0 Comments

He is being held by the US Marshals Service.

# california - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Southern California hit by 7.1 magnitude earthquake
# Shook
# Shook

Southern California hit by 7.1 magnitude earthquake

Jul 6th 2019, 7:55 AM 57,777 Views 42 Comments

The latest quake is part of what geologists are calling an ‘earthquake sequence’ and follows a 6.4 magnitude quake on Thursday.

# california - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

FBI uncovers 'chilling' terror plot by US Army veteran to bomb white supremacist rally
# Foiled
# Foiled

FBI uncovers 'chilling' terror plot by US Army veteran to bomb white supremacist rally

Apr 30th 2019, 7:27 AM 23,710 Views 20 Comments

26 year-old Mark Domingo planned to carry out the attack on Sunday.

# california - Sunday 28 April, 2019

One person killed and three injured as gunman opens fire in US synagogue
# California
# California

One person killed and three injured as gunman opens fire in US synagogue

Apr 28th 2019, 7:32 AM 16,227 Views 62 Comments

The suspect was arrested after fleeing the scene.

# california - Friday 19 April, 2019

US couple sentenced to life in prison for imprisoning 12 of their children
# California
# California

US couple sentenced to life in prison for imprisoning 12 of their children

Apr 19th 2019, 8:00 PM 35,368 Views 29 Comments

David Allen Turpin and Louise Anna Turpin pleaded guilty.

# california - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem
# Orlando
# Orlando

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem

Mar 27th 2019, 7:24 AM 31,013 Views 17 Comments

The Federal Aviation Agency is investigating the incident.

# california - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Temporary reprieve for more than 700 death row inmates as California suspends executions
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Temporary reprieve for more than 700 death row inmates as California suspends executions

Mar 13th 2019, 7:18 AM 14,556 Views 25 Comments

The west-coast state hasn’t carried out an execution since 2006, but 25 inmates have exhausted all of their appeals.

# california - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Rare sea creature washes up on California beach thousands of miles from home
# Hoodwinker
# Hoodwinker

Rare sea creature washes up on California beach thousands of miles from home

Mar 2nd 2019, 2:17 PM 42,224 Views 10 Comments

The creature was identified as a hoodwinker sunfish, a recently identified rare species.

# california - Friday 22 February, 2019

US 'House of Horrors' couple plead guilty to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their children
# California
# California

US 'House of Horrors' couple plead guilty to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their children

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:22 PM 30,679 Views 0 Comments

They face the prospect of life imprisonment.

# california - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

More than a dozen people rescued after becoming trapped on SeaWorld ride in California
# San Diego
# San Diego

More than a dozen people rescued after becoming trapped on SeaWorld ride in California

Updated Feb 19th 2019, 9:46 AM 28,778 Views 20 Comments

The attraction stopped working after a gust of wind tripped a circuit breaker on the ride.

# california - Sunday 17 February, 2019

McIlroy five shots behind Justin Thomas at Genesis Open as rain halts play in California
# Genesis Open
From The42
# Genesis Open

McIlroy five shots behind Justin Thomas at Genesis Open as rain halts play in California

Feb 17th 2019, 12:25 PM 4,083 Views 0 Comments

Thomas and Australia’s Scott shared the 36-hole lead on 11-under par as play was suspended.

# california - Saturday 9 February, 2019

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead
# California
From The42
# California

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead

Feb 9th 2019, 8:49 AM 3,359 Views 0 Comments

Phil Mickelson, Lucas Glover, Scott Langley, Paul Casey and Jordan Spieth are all 10 under heading into Saturday.

# california - Monday 4 February, 2019

Plane crashes into California home, killing five people
# YORBA LINDA
# YORBA LINDA

Plane crashes into California home, killing five people

Feb 4th 2019, 11:26 AM 20,687 Views 4 Comments

The two-storey house caught fire after being struck by the main cabin and one engine of the plane.

# california - Monday 24 December, 2018

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results
# California
From The42
# California

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results

Dec 24th 2018, 9:28 AM 8,457 Views 11 Comments

Jones’ UFC showdown with Alexander Gustafsson on 29 December has been moved to Los Angeles.

# california - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Two Californian nuns embezzled school funds and used it to gamble in Las Vegas
# Sister Act
# Sister Act

Two Californian nuns embezzled school funds and used it to gamble in Las Vegas

Dec 11th 2018, 7:54 AM 26,531 Views 42 Comments

The two Sisters embezzled about $500,000, and used the funds over the years for travel and gambling in Las Vegas.

# california - Monday 26 November, 2018

US in dramatic border shutdown after hundreds of migrants try to cross over from Mexico
# Migrant Caravan
# Migrant Caravan

US in dramatic border shutdown after hundreds of migrants try to cross over from Mexico

Nov 26th 2018, 7:06 AM 22,242 Views 64 Comments

The Mexican interior minister accused them of trying to cross in a “violent way”.