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# california - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Harrison Ford won't lose pilot's licence for mistakenly landing on taxiway
# John Wayne Airport
# John Wayne Airport

Harrison Ford won't lose pilot's licence for mistakenly landing on taxiway

Apr 4th 2017, 10:59 AM 10,162 Views 18 Comments

The actor landed on a taxiway in February after flying over an American Airlines jet that was waiting to take off.

# california - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Trump's climate plan labelled 'a colossal mistake that defies science'
# Cutbacks
# Cutbacks

Trump's climate plan labelled 'a colossal mistake that defies science'

Mar 29th 2017, 7:16 AM 26,135 Views 73 Comments

“Erasing climate change may take place in Donald Trump’s mind, but nowhere else.”

# california - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Footage emerges of Harrison Ford's piloting near miss at California airport
# Clear And Present Danger
# Clear And Present Danger

Footage emerges of Harrison Ford's piloting near miss at California airport

Feb 22nd 2017, 4:37 PM 35,394 Views 47 Comments

Ford narrowly missed the American Airlines plane at John Wayne Airport in southern California.

# california - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Johnson hits the front at Genesis Open as Lowry withdraws
# Halfway Point
From The42
# Halfway Point

Johnson hits the front at Genesis Open as Lowry withdraws

Feb 18th 2017, 11:28 PM 7,488 Views 8 Comments

The American is looking for his first win of the season while also closing in on top spot in the world rankings.

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California
# Flash Floods
# Flash Floods

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California

Feb 18th 2017, 4:42 PM 16,731 Views 10 Comments

Tens of thousands of homes are without power, and hundreds of flights have been cancelled due to the storm.

# california - Friday 17 February, 2017

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants
# Travel Ban II?
# Travel Ban II?

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants

Feb 17th 2017, 5:25 PM 15,360 Views 55 Comments

The White House has denied the reports.

# california - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

The sun is making this California waterfall look like molten lava
# Firefall
# Firefall

The sun is making this California waterfall look like molten lava

Feb 15th 2017, 10:49 PM 21,318 Views 9 Comments

Mother nature does it every February.

# california - Monday 13 February, 2017

200,000 people ordered to evacuate their homes over dam risk
# California
# California

200,000 people ordered to evacuate their homes over dam risk

Feb 13th 2017, 10:21 AM 21,279 Views 56 Comments

The evacuation was ordered yesterday afternoon after engineers spotted a hole on the concrete lip of the secondary spillway of the dam.

# california - Thursday 2 February, 2017

A speech by a famed alt-right activist at Berkeley was cancelled after violent protests last night
# Shut Him Down
# Shut Him Down

A speech by a famed alt-right activist at Berkeley was cancelled after violent protests last night

Feb 2nd 2017, 10:39 AM 15,228 Views 184 Comments

Milo Yiannopoulos was banned from Twitter in July for fuelling abuse against a Ghostbusters actress.

# california - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Teen who wasn't allowed use the toilet in school gets $1.25 million payout
# California
# California

Teen who wasn't allowed use the toilet in school gets $1.25 million payout

Jan 28th 2017, 10:00 AM 39,012 Views 60 Comments

The 14-year-old peed in a bucket instead.

# california - Monday 9 January, 2017

Famous Pioneer Cabin Tree felled by storm in California
# Drive Through
# Drive Through

Famous Pioneer Cabin Tree felled by storm in California

Jan 9th 2017, 6:20 PM 30,979 Views 22 Comments

It was one of the most famous trees in the US.

# california - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

US mass murderer Charles Manson 'seriously ill' after being transferred to hospital from prison
# Cult
# Cult

US mass murderer Charles Manson 'seriously ill' after being transferred to hospital from prison

Jan 4th 2017, 7:50 AM 21,646 Views 39 Comments

The 82-year-old has been in prison for more than four decades after the 1969 killings.

# 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 21,760 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 25,036 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 52,174 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 24,033 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 56,371 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 21,051 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 23,497 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 13,834 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 24,258 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 14,456 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 15,721 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 67,770 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 14,316 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 17,138 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 11,630 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 38,923 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 28,056 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 38,532 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 20,608 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 18,488 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 16,797 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 18,113 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.