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# california - Monday 12 December, 2016

Facebook helped this woman track down a beautiful photo of her and her late boyfriend
# I Found You
From The Daily Edge
# I Found You

Facebook helped this woman track down a beautiful photo of her and her late boyfriend

Dec 12th 2016, 6:10 PM 8,541 Views 1 Comment

Griffin Madden died in the Ghost Ship fire in California earlier this month along with 35 others.

# california - Thursday 8 December, 2016

6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of northern California
# USA
# USA

6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of northern California

Dec 8th 2016, 3:45 PM 21,742 Views 18 Comments

Seismologists said that no major tsunami threat was expected.

# california - Monday 5 December, 2016

33 confirmed dead after California warehouse fire
# Oakland
# Oakland

33 confirmed dead after California warehouse fire

Dec 5th 2016, 7:13 AM 8,824 Views 3 Comments

Authorities say they have no idea how many more bodies they may find.

# california - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24
# Oakland
# Oakland

Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24

Dec 4th 2016, 5:25 PM 22,829 Views 7 Comments

The search for bodies is expected to continue for at least 48 hours.

# california - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Death toll from California party fire could reach 40
# Oakland
# Oakland

Death toll from California party fire could reach 40

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:40 PM 25,035 Views 8 Comments

Between 50 and 100 people were believed to have been at the party when the fire started.

# california - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Kidnapped California woman found tied up at the side of a road was branded by captors
# Abduction
# Abduction

Kidnapped California woman found tied up at the side of a road was branded by captors

Dec 1st 2016, 11:34 AM 52,145 Views 23 Comments

Sherri Papini was abducted while jogging and found three weeks later.

# california - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Detectives baffled as inmates cut through bars to escape California prison
# Prison Break
# Prison Break

Detectives baffled as inmates cut through bars to escape California prison

Nov 26th 2016, 7:30 PM 24,026 Views 17 Comments

The prisoners used a makeshift rope of bedding and clothing to rappel down from the second floor window.

Woman found chained at side of road after disappearing while jogging three weeks ago
# California
# California

Woman found chained at side of road after disappearing while jogging three weeks ago

Nov 26th 2016, 8:31 AM 56,279 Views 23 Comments

34-year-old Sherri Papini disappeared three weeks ago. Police are hunting for two armed women in connection with her disappearance.

# california - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Baby born to mother gunned down in driveby shooting
# California
# California

Baby born to mother gunned down in driveby shooting

Nov 20th 2016, 2:21 PM 21,216 Views 65 Comments

Doctors say they had just 30 seconds to perform an emergency caesarean section upon discovering the woman, 27-year-old Vanessa Oviedo, had no pulse.

# california - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Misfiring alarm drowns entire Californian airport in several feet of foam
# Land Of Cotton
# Land Of Cotton

Misfiring alarm drowns entire Californian airport in several feet of foam

Nov 19th 2016, 11:18 AM 21,048 Views 7 Comments

Locals were advised to steer clear of the foam mass as it constitutes a skin irritant.

# california - Friday 11 November, 2016

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win
# President-elect
# President-elect

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win

Nov 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 23,495 Views 126 Comments

A number of incidents are said to have taken place since Donald Trump’s victory.

# california - Monday 24 October, 2016

13 people die in tour bus crash in California
# Palm Springs
# Palm Springs

13 people die in tour bus crash in California

Oct 24th 2016, 7:16 AM 13,832 Views 0 Comments

Authorities said it appeared the 1996 bus didn’t have seat belts and it is likely speeding played a role.

# california - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Truck plunges from bridge into crowded California park, killing four
# San Diego
# San Diego

Truck plunges from bridge into crowded California park, killing four

Oct 16th 2016, 1:35 PM 24,256 Views 6 Comments

A member of the US Navy has been arrested after the truck he was driving plunged off the bridge.

# california - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Man arrested after two police officers shot dead in domestic disturbance call
# California
# California

Man arrested after two police officers shot dead in domestic disturbance call

Oct 9th 2016, 4:32 PM 14,429 Views 36 Comments

Officers went to the home after receiving a call from a woman that her adult son was causing a disturbance.

# california - Saturday 1 October, 2016

US police release video of fatal shooting of black man in the hope it will ease tensions
# San Diego
# San Diego

US police release video of fatal shooting of black man in the hope it will ease tensions

Oct 1st 2016, 4:40 PM 15,717 Views 40 Comments

Rev Shane Harris of the civil rights organisation National Action Network said the low-quality videos, shot at a distance, didn’t clarify what led to the shooting and said they’re likely to make people angrier.

# california - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Boy walks into store with lighter and scooter, causes nearly €1 million in damage
# Not Clever
# Not Clever

Boy walks into store with lighter and scooter, causes nearly €1 million in damage

Sep 24th 2016, 4:04 PM 67,760 Views 42 Comments

The 12-year-old set fire to the arts and crafts department of a Walmart in Barstow, California, on Wednesday afternoon.

# california - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Man jailed for punching elderly man in fight about Nutella
# California
# California

Man jailed for punching elderly man in fight about Nutella

Sep 21st 2016, 2:38 PM 14,314 Views 16 Comments

Derrick Gharabighi was immediately released as he had been in custody since last September.

# california - Thursday 15 September, 2016

'The balcony collapse that killed my daughter was not an isolated event'
# Berkeley
# Berkeley

'The balcony collapse that killed my daughter was not an isolated event'

Sep 15th 2016, 8:09 PM 17,126 Views 6 Comments

A new law aimed at preventing further tragedies was signed in today.

# california - Thursday 1 September, 2016

California Senate unanimously passes construction reform bill after Berkeley tragedy
# Balcony Collapse
# Balcony Collapse

California Senate unanimously passes construction reform bill after Berkeley tragedy

Sep 1st 2016, 1:11 PM 11,625 Views 7 Comments

The bill hopes to ensure greater oversight and improve building standards by identifying “bad actors” in the industry.

# california - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

More than 82,000 flee California fires as state of emergency declared
# Blue Cut Fire
# Blue Cut Fire

More than 82,000 flee California fires as state of emergency declared

Aug 17th 2016, 8:19 AM 10,586 Views 10 Comments

There are three separate wildfires currently raging through California.

# california - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

US serial killer "The Grim Sleeper" faces death penalty
# California
# California

US serial killer "The Grim Sleeper" faces death penalty

Aug 10th 2016, 9:09 PM 38,914 Views 34 Comments

“He is a psychopathic, sadistic serial killer who takes joy in inflicting pain on women and killing them.”

'I miss my friends so much': Berkeley balcony survivor speaks out about tragedy
# New Safety Laws
# New Safety Laws

'I miss my friends so much': Berkeley balcony survivor speaks out about tragedy

Aug 10th 2016, 8:01 PM 28,031 Views 10 Comments

“My birthday will always be their anniversary.”

# california - Monday 1 August, 2016

No one wants to buy this bizarre 'Flintstones' house in San Francisco
# California
# California

No one wants to buy this bizarre 'Flintstones' house in San Francisco

Aug 1st 2016, 5:00 PM 38,510 Views 19 Comments

After two price chops, it seems no one is quite taken in by its charms enough to lay down millions.

# california - Sunday 17 July, 2016

A massive earthquake will inevitably hit California in the future, and experts warn the state is not prepared
# The Big One
# The Big One

A massive earthquake will inevitably hit California in the future, and experts warn the state is not prepared

Jul 17th 2016, 9:45 AM 20,601 Views 15 Comments

A new report shows that people need to face the reality to “prevent the inevitable disaster from becoming a catastrophe”.

# california - Monday 27 June, 2016

Ten stabbed as neo-Nazis and anarchists clash in California
# Violence
# Violence

Ten stabbed as neo-Nazis and anarchists clash in California

Jun 27th 2016, 7:53 AM 18,475 Views 45 Comments

The event was staged by a white-supremacist, anti-immigration group called the Traditionalist Worker Party.

# california - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Led Zeppelin officially did NOT steal the intro to Stairway to Heaven
# No Stairway - Denied
# No Stairway - Denied

Led Zeppelin officially did NOT steal the intro to Stairway to Heaven

Jun 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 10,809 Views 29 Comments

It had been alleged that the opening chords of the famous rock anthem had been stolen from an obscure 1968 work called Taurus.

# california - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'My daughter and her friends should still be alive'
# Berkeley Balcony Collapse
# Berkeley Balcony Collapse

'My daughter and her friends should still be alive'

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:57 AM 16,777 Views 3 Comments

Jackie Donohoe’s daughter Ashley and Ashley’s cousin Olivia Burke died after the accident in June 2015.

# california - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Judge in Stanford rape case removed from new sex assault case
# California
# California

Judge in Stanford rape case removed from new sex assault case

Jun 15th 2016, 5:59 PM 18,111 Views 20 Comments

There have been calls for his removal after he sentenced a former Stanford swimmer to six months for sexually assaulting a young woman passed out from too much drink.

# california - Friday 10 June, 2016

California mother reunited with abducted son 21 years after he went missing
# Together Again
# Together Again

California mother reunited with abducted son 21 years after he went missing

Jun 10th 2016, 8:28 AM 56,256 Views 9 Comments

Maria Mancia had been left with just a single photo of her son since his father took him in 1995.

# california - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Megadeth ex-drummer Nick Menza has died onstage
# RIP
# RIP

Megadeth ex-drummer Nick Menza has died onstage

May 22nd 2016, 6:31 PM 49,626 Views 21 Comments

Menza was performing on stage in California with his progressive jazz trio.

# california - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Man in America accidentally livestreams birth of his child to thousands of people
# Like And Overshare
# Like And Overshare

Man in America accidentally livestreams birth of his child to thousands of people

May 19th 2016, 8:10 AM 32,014 Views 36 Comments

These things happen.

# california - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Hikes in prices, menthols to be banned and plain packaging - cigarettes took a big hit this week

Hikes in prices, menthols to be banned and plain packaging - cigarettes took a big hit this week

May 7th 2016, 7:30 AM 19,885 Views 40 Comments

A range of measures across the world signal big changes to how tobacco is sold.

# california - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Protesters attempt to storm hotel during Trump speech
# California
# California

Protesters attempt to storm hotel during Trump speech

Apr 30th 2016, 9:49 AM 13,130 Views 93 Comments

“That was not the easiest entrance I’ve ever made,” he told the party members at the convention. “It felt like I was crossing the border.”

# california - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Wrestling star Chyna has died
# RIP
# RIP

Wrestling star Chyna has died

Apr 21st 2016, 7:28 AM 81,317 Views 69 Comments

The wrestler, real name Joan Laurer, was 45.

# california - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts
# Nutty
# Nutty

Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts

Apr 16th 2016, 8:45 AM 18,895 Views 15 Comments

The nuts are often shipped to Europe or Asia, where they fetch a high price on the black market.

# california - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

California woman lets thousands of homeless cats take over her house
# Sanctuary
# Sanctuary

California woman lets thousands of homeless cats take over her house

Apr 6th 2016, 12:01 PM 17,827 Views 39 Comments

Lynea Lattanzio spent her entire retirement fund on the sanctuary.

# california - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Porn star Amber Rayne found dead at Los Angeles home
# California
# California

Porn star Amber Rayne found dead at Los Angeles home

Apr 5th 2016, 8:17 AM 72,911 Views 90 Comments

The 31-year-old was one of five women who had accused fellow porn actor James Deen of sexual assault.

# california - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Woman killed after plane crashes into car
# California
# California

Woman killed after plane crashes into car

Apr 3rd 2016, 4:14 PM 29,872 Views 18 Comments

The pilot and his passenger received major injuries.

# california - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment

Apr 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 51,983 Views 57 Comments

If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California

# california - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Berkeley mayor says balcony victims' families should be paid 'as much as possible'
# Compensation
# Compensation

Berkeley mayor says balcony victims' families should be paid 'as much as possible'

Mar 30th 2016, 10:02 PM 13,772 Views 0 Comments

Yesterday it was confirmed that no criminal charges are going to be brought forward in the case.