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# california - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'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 16,612 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 27,287 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 35,050 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 9,810 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 13,702 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 18,073 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 17,744 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 48,942 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 23,071 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 57,322 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 21,735 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 19,767 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 6,524 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 8,308 Views 8 Comments

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

# california - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

15 dead as wildfires torch California wine country
# Napa
# Napa

15 dead as wildfires torch California wine country

Oct 11th 2017, 8:41 AM 10,827 Views 28 Comments

The state fire prevention agency Calfire forecast strong winds for today, which could fan the fires.

# california - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'Everything, everything is gone': 10 dead and thousands evacuated in California wildfires
# Trail Of Destruction
# Trail Of Destruction

'Everything, everything is gone': 10 dead and thousands evacuated in California wildfires

Oct 10th 2017, 7:52 AM 12,258 Views 7 Comments

A state of emergency has been declared in three counties.

# california - Friday 29 September, 2017

One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park
# California
# California

One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park

Sep 29th 2017, 2:31 PM 22,881 Views 16 Comments

A 32-year-old Welsh man died and his wife was hospitalised in one of the incidents in the California park.

# california - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Fancy the new iPhone X? Prices are going to start at €1,179
# A Grand Phone
# A Grand Phone

Fancy the new iPhone X? Prices are going to start at €1,179

Sep 12th 2017, 9:15 PM 36,499 Views 118 Comments

Will you be buying it?

# california - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Hundreds of homes evacuated due to 'biggest fire in Los Angeles history'
# California
# California

Hundreds of homes evacuated due to 'biggest fire in Los Angeles history'

Sep 3rd 2017, 4:20 PM 19,461 Views 28 Comments

The LA fire is one of several major fires burning in the western United States.

# california - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Hepatitis A outbreak kills 14 people and puts dozens in hospital in San Diego
# California
# California

Hepatitis A outbreak kills 14 people and puts dozens in hospital in San Diego

Aug 29th 2017, 7:20 AM 12,407 Views 2 Comments

Authorities have not yet identified the cause of the record outbreak.

# california - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman €350m in cancer lawsuit
# California
# California

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman €350m in cancer lawsuit

Aug 22nd 2017, 10:31 AM 42,971 Views 38 Comments

The woman claimed she developed terminal ovarian cancer after using the company’s talc-based products.

# california - Friday 11 August, 2017

San Francisco Rose speaks about sister who died in the Berkeley balcony collapse
# Amanda Donohoe
# Amanda Donohoe

San Francisco Rose speaks about sister who died in the Berkeley balcony collapse

Aug 11th 2017, 10:36 PM 35,183 Views 2 Comments

Amanda Donohoe said that the competition was a great happy occasion for her family.

# california - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'It was a definite grab. A very long grab' - Taylor Swift testifies that DJ groped her under her skirt
# Photoshoot
# Photoshoot

'It was a definite grab. A very long grab' - Taylor Swift testifies that DJ groped her under her skirt

Aug 10th 2017, 7:40 PM 24,718 Views 0 Comments

DJ David Mueller denies he groped the pop star and is suing after losing his job.

# california - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Missing Irish hiker 'may have left California trail to avoid snowy conditions'
# California
# California

Missing Irish hiker 'may have left California trail to avoid snowy conditions'

Aug 2nd 2017, 10:54 AM 21,044 Views 4 Comments

25-year-old David O’Sullivan set off to hike the Pacific Crest Trail in March.

# california - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Search underway for Irishman who went missing on a hike in California
# David O'Sullivan
# David O'Sullivan

Search underway for Irishman who went missing on a hike in California

Aug 1st 2017, 3:30 PM 25,989 Views 5 Comments

David O’Sullivan was last heard from on 7 April.

# california - Friday 28 July, 2017

Father of Australian tennis star charged with 14 counts of child molestation
# Nikolaos Philippoussis
# Nikolaos Philippoussis

Father of Australian tennis star charged with 14 counts of child molestation

Jul 28th 2017, 8:58 AM 28,574 Views 0 Comments

Nikolaos Philippoussis has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

# california - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Californian man accused of smuggling 3 king cobras in crisp cans
# You've Got Mail
# You've Got Mail

Californian man accused of smuggling 3 king cobras in crisp cans

Jul 26th 2017, 10:50 PM 12,954 Views 10 Comments

There were also three albino Chinese soft-shelled turtles in the package, US authorities said.

# california - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'One word says it all. Asian': Racist Airbnb host forced to pay fine
# California
# California

'One word says it all. Asian': Racist Airbnb host forced to pay fine

Jul 15th 2017, 7:30 PM 31,340 Views 34 Comments

The woman has agreed to attend a course in American-Asian relations.

# california - Monday 10 July, 2017

Facebook wants to build its own town - This is what it will look like
# Menlo Park
# Menlo Park

Facebook wants to build its own town - This is what it will look like

Jul 10th 2017, 9:03 AM 33,564 Views 54 Comments

The plan will include 15% of the housing units sold below market value.

# california - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Houses destroyed in 17 wildfires as California gripped by record-breaking heatwave
# Triple Digit Temperatures
# Triple Digit Temperatures

Houses destroyed in 17 wildfires as California gripped by record-breaking heatwave

Jul 9th 2017, 11:05 AM 12,878 Views 8 Comments

Over 3,000 firefighters battled the blazes yesterday.

# california - Sunday 25 June, 2017

11 days after his funeral, a US family received a call to say their brother was still alive
# Mistaken Identity
# Mistaken Identity

11 days after his funeral, a US family received a call to say their brother was still alive

Jun 25th 2017, 12:58 PM 39,913 Views 21 Comments

His family were told by authorities that Frank M Kerrigan had been found dead. He hadn’t.

# california - Friday 5 May, 2017

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms
# Settlement
# Settlement

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms

May 5th 2017, 5:26 PM 27,269 Views 7 Comments

The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.

# california - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'He'd still win if the election were today' - 100 days in, Dublin, California, adjusts to Trump's 'new normal'
# 100 Days Of Trump
# 100 Days Of Trump

'He'd still win if the election were today' - 100 days in, Dublin, California, adjusts to Trump's 'new normal'

Apr 29th 2017, 12:05 AM 12,603 Views 41 Comments

TheJournal.ie revisited our capital’s namesake, population 50,000, in mid-west California.

# california - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Fear of protester violence stopped US hard-right pundit Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley
# Free Speech
# Free Speech

Fear of protester violence stopped US hard-right pundit Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley

Apr 27th 2017, 7:38 AM 14,456 Views 145 Comments

Ann Coulter described it as a “dark day for free speech”.

# california - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Ancient humans may have reached Americas 100,000 years earlier than previously thought
# Not So New World
# Not So New World

Ancient humans may have reached Americas 100,000 years earlier than previously thought

Apr 26th 2017, 10:51 PM 16,398 Views 24 Comments

Teeth and bones of an elephant-like creature unmistakably modified by human hands were discovered.

# california - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

75-year-old 'dies a happy man' after ex-wife tells him Trump has been impeached
# FAKE NEWS
# FAKE NEWS

75-year-old 'dies a happy man' after ex-wife tells him Trump has been impeached

Apr 19th 2017, 10:55 PM 65,900 Views 43 Comments

Michael Garland Elliott died earlier this month after his ex-wife and best friend broke the false news to him.