Man Arrested For Poisoning Homeless People And Recording Their Reactions
A man has been arrested for allegedly feeding eight homeless people with poisoned food in a string of attacks which he recorded for his own enjoyment. William Robert Cable, 38, a handyman from the northern California town of San Andreas, had tricked his victims into ingesting oleoresin capsicum, a chemical compound from which the active…
Tesla, California appear to end standoff over restarting factory
California authorities have agreed to allow the reopening of the Tesla's US auto assembly plant in an apparent end to a politically charged standoff.
California orders sick leave for essential food workers
California on Thursday ordered that food workers, considered essential during the coronavirus pandemic, receive two weeks' extra paid sick leave if they are affected by the virus or quarantine orders.
California Church Leaders Sue Governor Over Lock-down Restriction
A group of pastors and church members filed a suit against Gov. Gavin Newsom claiming religious services are "essential for the spiritual health of the congregation so that the congregants can exhort one another during these difficult times." In the lawsuit documents, one pastor believes they can hold services so long as they abide by…
California goes on virus lockdown as Italy death toll overtakes China
California's 40 million people were under lockdown on Friday in the most drastic quarantine efforts by a US state to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus, as the global toll surged with Italy surpassing China as the country with the most deaths from the pandemic.
California virus crisis as cruise ship held, funding deal struck
California declared a state of emergency over the novel coronavirus Wednesday as a cruise ship was held off the coast over fears of a new outbreak.
Four killed in California backyard shooting: police
Four people were shot dead and six others wounded while watching a football game in the backyard of a central California home on Sunday, police said.
Four killed in Halloween party shooting in California
Four people were killed and several others were wounded in a shooting at a Halloween party at a rental home near San Francisco, local authorities said.
More fires and evacuations in weary California
Firefighters battled several active wildfires on Thursday in California but appeared to make headway against a number of major blazes that have forced mass evacuations and power cuts. Two fast-moving infernos broke out early Thursday in the southern part of the state, burning several homes and forcing people to flee.