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# california - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Brothers convicted of brutally killing parents nearly 30 years ago reunited in prison
# Menendez Brothers
# Menendez Brothers

Brothers convicted of brutally killing parents nearly 30 years ago reunited in prison

Apr 7th 2018, 3:21 PM 73,239 Views 25 Comments

The Menendez brothers are serving life in prison for the murder of their parents in their Beverly Hills mansion in 1989.

# california - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

YouTube shooter was 'vegan-themed content creator' who hated the company
# Nasim Aghdam
# Nasim Aghdam

YouTube shooter was 'vegan-themed content creator' who hated the company

Apr 4th 2018, 7:12 AM 84,308 Views 106 Comments

39-year-old Nasim Aghdam entered the offices of the social media giant in the city of San Bruno and opened fire.

# california - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Suspected gunwoman dead of self-inflicted wound after Youtube HQ shooting
# Silicon Valley
# Silicon Valley

Suspected gunwoman dead of self-inflicted wound after Youtube HQ shooting

Apr 3rd 2018, 11:05 PM 110,500 Views 107 Comments

Police have said at least four others have been injured in the shooting.

# california - Friday 30 March, 2018

Arnold Schwarzenegger 'undergoes emergency open-heart surgery'
# California
# California

Arnold Schwarzenegger 'undergoes emergency open-heart surgery'

Mar 30th 2018, 4:52 PM 26,379 Views 33 Comments

US media is reporting that the 70-year-old is in a stable condition.

California judge rules that coffee needs to be sold with cancer warning
# Court
# Court

California judge rules that coffee needs to be sold with cancer warning

Mar 30th 2018, 9:44 AM 36,629 Views 37 Comments

The lawsuit called for the coffee industry to remove acrylamide from its processing.

# california - Friday 23 March, 2018

'Stop killing us': Protest over shooting of unarmed black man takes over US motorway
# California
# California

'Stop killing us': Protest over shooting of unarmed black man takes over US motorway

Mar 23rd 2018, 1:38 PM 15,561 Views 49 Comments

22-year-old Stephon Clark was shot on Sunday in the back garden of his grandparents’ home.

# california - Friday 16 March, 2018

Couple wrongly accused of 'Gone Girl'-style fake kidnapping reach €2 million settlement
# California
# California

Couple wrongly accused of 'Gone Girl'-style fake kidnapping reach €2 million settlement

Mar 16th 2018, 10:56 PM 51,857 Views 7 Comments

Police initially discounted a report by Denise Huskins and her boyfriend that a masked intruder drugged them in their home and then kidnapped her in 2015.

# california - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Gunman and three women dead after hostage standoff at veterans' home in California
# Yountville
# Yountville

Gunman and three women dead after hostage standoff at veterans' home in California

Mar 10th 2018, 10:37 AM 11,861 Views 28 Comments

The standoff lasted for almost eight hours before police entered to find four people dead.

# california - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Lowry only Irishman to make the cut in California as Johnson and Potter take the lead
# Pebble Beach Pro-am
From The42
# Pebble Beach Pro-am

Lowry only Irishman to make the cut in California as Johnson and Potter take the lead

Feb 11th 2018, 11:10 AM 4,491 Views 4 Comments

Ted Potter Jr. flirted with a 59 as he moved into a share of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am lead with Dustin Johnson.

# california - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts after two rounds at Pebble Beach
# California
From The42
# California

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts after two rounds at Pebble Beach

Feb 10th 2018, 9:52 AM 4,909 Views 5 Comments

Making his first PGA Tour appearance of the Year, Rory McIlroy had an eagle putt at the hole on Friday, but left with a double bogey.

# california - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home

Jan 31st 2018, 7:34 AM 13,104 Views 0 Comments

Four people were aboard the Robinson R44 helicopter when it went down.

# california - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska
# Warning
# Warning

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,123 Views 42 Comments

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

# california - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Safe and relieved, but Californian children held captive in 'torture chamber' have long road ahead
# Turpin Family
# Turpin Family

Safe and relieved, but Californian children held captive in 'torture chamber' have long road ahead

Jan 20th 2018, 12:37 PM 30,165 Views 13 Comments

Some of the children were so detached they didn’t understand the concept of a police officer or medicine.

# california - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Teenager who fled Californian house of horrors had been planning escape 'for two years'
# In Chains
# In Chains

Teenager who fled Californian house of horrors had been planning escape 'for two years'

Jan 18th 2018, 9:53 PM 75,762 Views 32 Comments

David Allen and Louise Anna Turpin are facing 94 years in prison apiece.

# california - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Mother 'perplexed' after she and husband arrested over keeping their 13 children 'captive'
# California
# California

Mother 'perplexed' after she and husband arrested over keeping their 13 children 'captive'

Jan 16th 2018, 6:50 PM 106,857 Views 55 Comments

The 13 victims at the house in Perris, California ranged in age from two to 29.

# california - Monday 15 January, 2018

Car flies into first floor of Californian office building
# Unique Stunt Jump
# Unique Stunt Jump

Car flies into first floor of Californian office building

Jan 15th 2018, 3:37 PM 30,280 Views 34 Comments

Two people sustained only minor injuries.

# california - Saturday 13 January, 2018

There have been some weird weather events so far this year
# Day After Tomorrow
# Day After Tomorrow

There have been some weird weather events so far this year

Jan 13th 2018, 10:00 PM 29,828 Views 64 Comments

We’ve had snow in the Sahara desert and a deadly “bomb cyclone” in the US in less than two weeks.

California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing

Jan 13th 2018, 4:07 PM 8,054 Views 8 Comments

Seven people remain missing and dozens of homes have been destroyed.

# california - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Thirteen people killed in Californian mudslides
# Homes Destroyed
# Homes Destroyed

Thirteen people killed in Californian mudslides

Jan 10th 2018, 7:15 AM 18,031 Views 6 Comments

The county sheriff said that he expected the death toll to increase, saying “dozens” are still missing.

# california - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Images captured during Californian aerial search for missing Corkman being analysed for blue backpack
# David O'Sullivan
# David O'Sullivan

Images captured during Californian aerial search for missing Corkman being analysed for blue backpack

Jan 6th 2018, 9:00 PM 46,398 Views 7 Comments

The plane’s pilot said that the search was coordinated between aerial experts and local search volunteers.

# california - Monday 1 January, 2018

Recreational marijuana is legal in California from today
# Drug Laws
# Drug Laws

Recreational marijuana is legal in California from today

Jan 1st 2018, 10:15 AM 13,816 Views 39 Comments

But finding a shop to buy non-medical pot in California won’t be easy, at least initially.

# california - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Elderly couple said $330,000-worth of marijuana was for Christmas presents
# Road Trip
# Road Trip

Elderly couple said $330,000-worth of marijuana was for Christmas presents

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:22 PM 23,734 Views 0 Comments

Patrick and Barbara Jiron brought 27kg of marijuana on a cross-country road trip in the US.

'A UFO?' - SpaceX rocket launch puzzles Californians as it streams into space
# What The...
# What The...

'A UFO?' - SpaceX rocket launch puzzles Californians as it streams into space

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:12 PM 16,608 Views 11 Comments

The launch in the setting sun created a billowing streak that was widely seen throughout the area.

# california - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Ex-wife of former NBA star Lorenzen Wright charged with his murder, seven years after his body was discovered
# Memphis
# Memphis

Ex-wife of former NBA star Lorenzen Wright charged with his murder, seven years after his body was discovered

Dec 17th 2017, 1:01 PM 27,284 Views 0 Comments

Wright’s body was found in suburban Memphis on 28 July, 2010.

# california - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Photos: California wildfire only 15% contained and threatening Santa Barbara
# Thomas
# Thomas

Photos: California wildfire only 15% contained and threatening Santa Barbara

Dec 10th 2017, 4:44 PM 15,111 Views 12 Comments

Evacuation orders were issued overnight for some parts of Carpinteria close to Los Padres National Forest.

# california - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Shawshank Redemption star makes dramatic dent in re-offending rates for real prisoners
# Andy Dufresne
# Andy Dufresne

Shawshank Redemption star makes dramatic dent in re-offending rates for real prisoners

Dec 9th 2017, 9:45 AM 35,021 Views 28 Comments

A new drama programme organised by Tim Robbins has encouraged hardened criminals to reform.

# california - Friday 8 December, 2017

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California
# San Diego
# San Diego

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California

Dec 8th 2017, 8:39 AM 9,804 Views 5 Comments

Evacuations have been ordered in several areas.

# california - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Mansions belonging to Beyonce and Rupert Murdoch among those evacuated due to wildfires
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Mansions belonging to Beyonce and Rupert Murdoch among those evacuated due to wildfires

Dec 7th 2017, 7:42 AM 13,686 Views 13 Comments

Over 200,000 people have been evacuated due to the raging wildfires.

# california - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

California struck by devastating wildfires as flames creep towards renowned art gallery
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

California struck by devastating wildfires as flames creep towards renowned art gallery

Dec 6th 2017, 3:45 PM 10,247 Views 0 Comments

The fire has been burning since Monday.

# california - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Harrison Ford turns into real-life hero after woman crashes car into ditch
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

Harrison Ford turns into real-life hero after woman crashes car into ditch

Nov 21st 2017, 9:36 AM 18,060 Views 21 Comments

Ford was driving behind the car in question when the driver lost control.

Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex
# California
# California

Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex

Nov 21st 2017, 7:18 AM 17,728 Views 8 Comments

Six students were killed when the balcony at the Blackrock Library Gardens complex collapsed.

# california - Monday 20 November, 2017

Mass killer and cult leader Charles Manson has died aged 83
# California
# California

Mass killer and cult leader Charles Manson has died aged 83

Nov 20th 2017, 10:40 AM 48,911 Views 87 Comments

Manson masterminded a savage killing spree that shocked the world in the late 1960s.

# california - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Notorious US killer Charles Manson taken to hospital in California - reports
# Manson Murders
# Manson Murders

Notorious US killer Charles Manson taken to hospital in California - reports

Nov 16th 2017, 1:05 PM 23,037 Views 47 Comments

Manson was sentenced to death in 1971 for a killing spree that left seven people dead.

# california - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Wife of California shooter found dead under floor in home
# Gunman
# Gunman

Wife of California shooter found dead under floor in home

Nov 15th 2017, 9:25 PM 57,320 Views 30 Comments

Kevin Neal shot 14 people in seven different locations yesterday.

# california - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Three killed and two children wounded in California school shooting
# Incident
# Incident

Three killed and two children wounded in California school shooting

Nov 14th 2017, 6:46 PM 21,731 Views 50 Comments

The incident occurred in Tehama County.

# california - Friday 27 October, 2017

Want to have more sex? Smoke more marijuana *
# Illicit Encounters
# Illicit Encounters

Want to have more sex? Smoke more marijuana *

Oct 27th 2017, 6:10 AM 19,754 Views 41 Comments

* Sort of. A new American study has found that those smoking the drug daily are having about 20% more sex than non-users.

# california - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'Hell on earth': Californian wildfires are now 100 miles wide as death toll reaches 40
# California's Burning
# California's Burning

'Hell on earth': Californian wildfires are now 100 miles wide as death toll reaches 40

Oct 15th 2017, 11:43 AM 16,040 Views 17 Comments

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department has received 1,308 missing persons reports so far and 1,052 people have been located.

# california - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33
# Emergency
# Emergency

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33

Oct 14th 2017, 1:10 PM 6,515 Views 9 Comments

An estimated 5,700 structures have been destroyed by the wildfires.

Watch: California quarterback Ross Bowers scored a mesmerizing front flip touchdown last night
# Flipping Unreal
From The42
# Flipping Unreal

Watch: California quarterback Ross Bowers scored a mesmerizing front flip touchdown last night

Oct 14th 2017, 9:39 AM 9,269 Views 2 Comments

California took No. 8 Washington State to town in a 37-3 demolition on Friday.

# california - Friday 13 October, 2017

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history

Oct 13th 2017, 7:28 AM 8,307 Views 8 Comments

The fires have been raging in northern California since last Sunday.