Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home
A California couple has been arrested after authorities found a dozen of their malnourished children held captive in their home, with one as young as two and some shackled to beds in the dark, officials said Monday.
California mudslides demolish homes, killing at least 13
Mudslides unleashed by a ferocious storm demolished homes in southern California and killed at least 13 people, police said Tuesday.
Say What? Mike Tyson Breaks Ground For A 40-Acre Marijuana Resort In California
Former boxing professional champion, Michael Gerald Tyson, also known as Mike Tyson, has broken ground on a 40-acre land to be used as a marijuana resort in California. According to The Blast, a U.S news outlet, Tyson broke ground for the "Tyson Ranch" in California alongside business partners Robert Hickman, Jay Strommen and the city mayor, Jennifer Wood, on Dec 20.…
California wildfire evacuation orders lifted
Authorities have lifted evacuation orders imposed as the massive Thomas fire scorched swaths of southern California, they said on Thursday, as firefighters moved closer to victory over the destructive inferno.
California struck once more by devastating infernos
More than a thousand firefighters were struggling to contain a wind-whipped brush fire in southern California on Tuesday that has left at least one person dead, sent thousands fleeing, and was choking the area with thick black smoke.
Wildfires rage in sweltering California forcing thousands to flee
Wildfires roared Sunday across much of California, forcing thousands to evacuate homes as the most populous US state sweltered in record heat and flames menaced thousands of structures.
Violence erupts at pro-Trump rally
Violence broke out at a pro-Donald Trump rally in southern California on Saturday when a masked man pepper-sprayed the female organiser before demonstrators tackled him to the ground.
California student forced to pee in bucket gets $1.25 mn
A former high school student in California has been awarded $1.25 million for having been forced to urinate in a bucket after being denied a bathroom break.
California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump
California, home to many foreigners without residence papers, is girding to fight any attempt by President-elect Donald Trump to expel them.