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# california - Friday 20 March, 2020

California governor urges state's 40 million residents to 'stay at home'

Similar restrictions are in place in virus hotspots like Italy, Spain and central China.

# california - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Irish citizens on board California cruise ship where 21 people have tested positive for Covid-19

Donald Trump said that he would prefer if the passengers were not allowed to disembark – but left the decision to medical experts.

# california - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Tributes paid to rapper Pop Smoke (20) who was shot at his California home

He was due to play a string of shows in the UK in April.

# california - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram

It’s the first time Vanessa Bryant has spoken about her husband’s death.

# california - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Basketball star Kobe Bryant (41) and his 13-year-old daughter have died in a helicopter crash

Police and fire personnel are at the scene and an investigation is underway.

# california - Friday 24 January, 2020

From The42 Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California Winning

Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California

The Donegal native secured a third-round stoppage victory over Mexico’s Fernando Marin.

# california - Monday 18 November, 2019

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting

There are currently no suspects in custody.

# california - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Teenager who killed two students in US school shooting dies as police still hunt for motive

“It still remains a mystery why,” Sheriff Alex Villanueva told a press conference.

# california - Monday 4 November, 2019

Donald Trump threatens to withhold funding for fighting California wildfires

Trump blamed the California governor for the fires.

# california - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Airbnb vows to ban 'party houses' in wake of Halloween shooting at rented US property

Five people were killed in a Halloween party shooting in the San Francisco suburb of Orinda.

# california - Saturday 2 November, 2019

New California fire grows as crews make headway on other blazes

Ventura County Sheriff Bill Ayub said fire crews had been thwarted by people flying drones in the area.

# california - Thursday 31 October, 2019

New blaze in California threatens thousands of homes and Reagan presidential library

There have been no reported deaths so far from the blaze.

# california - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Electrical equipment, a eucalyptus branch and high winds sparked California fires, utilities companies say

Thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes.

# california - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Thousands of firefighters battle California wildfires as more people forced from their homes

Around 180,000 people are currently under a mandatory evacuation order.

# california - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Tens of thousands flee their homes as US emergency services battle fierce wildfires

Several fires have struck the state of California this week.

# california - Friday 25 October, 2019

Tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires rage in California

There were no immediate reports of injury.

# california - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Actress Felicity Huffman starts prison sentence in college admissions scam

The Oscar nominee was the first of more than 30 parents sentenced.

# california - Friday 11 October, 2019

Thousands flee homes as wildfire rages on edge of Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Fire Department said the blaze had expanded over six square miles.

# california - Friday 13 September, 2019

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says

A total of 34 people died in the 2 September fire.

# california - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire

Authorities say they have ended their search for survivors.

# california - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast

Nine other people who were onboard remain missing.

# california - Monday 2 September, 2019

Dive boat sinks in flames off California coast with 34 missing and many feared dead

Fire crews in helicopters, small boats and a Coast Guard cutter spent hours battling the fierce pre-dawn fire.

# california - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Three dead as sea cliff falls on California beachgoers

The incident took place near a staircase leading to Grandview Surf Beach, north of San Diego.

# california - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Seven hurt as US fighter jet crashes in California's Death Valley

Those injured were treated for minor cuts and burns from plane fragments after the crash.

# california - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

US gunman posted white supremacist content online minutes before shooting

Three people were killed after Santino William Legan opened fire on a crowd attending a food festival.

# california - Monday 29 July, 2019

Six-year-old boy among three killed by 'wicked' shooter at US garlic festival

A witness told NBC a white man in his 30s armed with a rifle opened fire indiscriminately.

# california - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Scottish man who faked own death in US to avoid rape charges has been arrested

He is being held by the US Marshals Service.

# california - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Southern California hit by 7.1 magnitude earthquake

The latest quake is part of what geologists are calling an ‘earthquake sequence’ and follows a 6.4 magnitude quake on Thursday.

# california - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

FBI uncovers 'chilling' terror plot by US Army veteran to bomb white supremacist rally

26 year-old Mark Domingo planned to carry out the attack on Sunday.

# california - Sunday 28 April, 2019

One person killed and three injured as gunman opens fire in US synagogue

The suspect was arrested after fleeing the scene.

# california - Friday 19 April, 2019

US couple sentenced to life in prison for imprisoning 12 of their children

David Allen Turpin and Louise Anna Turpin pleaded guilty.

# california - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem

The Federal Aviation Agency is investigating the incident.

# california - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Temporary reprieve for more than 700 death row inmates as California suspends executions

The west-coast state hasn’t carried out an execution since 2006, but 25 inmates have exhausted all of their appeals.

# california - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Rare sea creature washes up on California beach thousands of miles from home

The creature was identified as a hoodwinker sunfish, a recently identified rare species.

# california - Friday 22 February, 2019

US 'House of Horrors' couple plead guilty to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their children

They face the prospect of life imprisonment.

# california - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

More than a dozen people rescued after becoming trapped on SeaWorld ride in California

The attraction stopped working after a gust of wind tripped a circuit breaker on the ride.

# california - Sunday 17 February, 2019

From The42 McIlroy five shots behind Justin Thomas at Genesis Open as rain halts play in California Genesis Open

McIlroy five shots behind Justin Thomas at Genesis Open as rain halts play in California

Thomas and Australia’s Scott shared the 36-hole lead on 11-under par as play was suspended.

# california - Saturday 9 February, 2019

From The42 McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead California

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead

Phil Mickelson, Lucas Glover, Scott Langley, Paul Casey and Jordan Spieth are all 10 under heading into Saturday.

# california - Monday 4 February, 2019

Plane crashes into California home, killing five people

The two-storey house caught fire after being struck by the main cabin and one engine of the plane.

# california - Monday 24 December, 2018

From The42 UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results California

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results

Jones’ UFC showdown with Alexander Gustafsson on 29 December has been moved to Los Angeles.

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