'Multiple victims' in shooting near Los Angeles
Police in California on Saturday said they were responding to a shooting with "multiple victims" at a bowling alley near Los Angeles. In a tweet posted shortly after midnight, the Torrance Police Department said there were "reports of shots fired with multiple victims down." "T P D is on scene. Investigation is ongoing. Please stay…
Mike Tyson Set To Host Festival In Celebration Of Cannabis
Former boxing champ, Mike Tyson has announced that he is hosting a festival in celebration of weed and its legalisation. Tyson who acquired Tyson Ranch after California legalized the sale of recreational weed to anyone above 21 has promised that the festival tagged, Kind Music Festival, will be a “micro festival” that will "transform the…
California's deadliest wildfire finally tamed
The deadliest and most destructive fire in California's history was finally brought totally under control by firefighters, more than two weeks after it erupted, authorities said on Sunday. "#CampFire ... is now 100% contained," Cal Fire, the state fire authority, said in its latest bulletin on Twitter. The fire, which broke out on November 8,…
California fire death toll rises to 83
The death toll from the wildfire in northern California rose to 83 Wednesday after crews found two more sets of remains in burned-out buildings, officials said.
'Sad' Trump visits fire-wracked California, blames mismanagement
President Donald Trump expressed sadness Saturday at the devastation caused by fires in a California town, but persisted in his controversial claim that forest mismanagement is responsible for the tragedy which has left 76 dead and more than 1,000 listed as missing. "This is very sad," Trump said after surveying the remains of Paradise, where…
Gunman kills 12 in California bar packed with students
A gunman killed 12 people, including a police officer, when he opened fire in a country music bar packed with college students in California, officials and witnesses said Thursday.
US Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion after no winners
Scores of American lottery players were disappointed they hadn't become an overnight billionaire Saturday -- but they'll get another chance to scoop the jackpot, with $1.6 billion up for grabs in a few days. The prize for Friday's Mega Millions contest had soared to $1 billion, prompting long lines at gas stations and 7-11s across…
Twin blazes form California's largest ever wildfire
Two fires mercilessly roaring through northern California have grown so rapidly that they are now the largest ever to ravage the state, authorities said.
Thousands flee new California blaze, governor asks aid
Thousands of people in Southern California had fled a deliberately set blaze southeast of Los Angeles by Saturday morning, after the state's governor requested federal aid to help battle a deadly fire elsewhere.
California, pressed by US, begins mass immigration hearings
The judge has called the court into session, and the accused enter in single file: seven men and two women, undocumented migrants captured the day before and now facing one of the mass immigration hearings that began this week in California. The group hearings have become a near-necessity as President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy…