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# california - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

# california - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Harrison Ford turns into real-life hero after woman crashes car into ditch

Ford was driving behind the car in question when the driver lost control.

Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex

Six students were killed when the balcony at the Blackrock Library Gardens complex collapsed.

# california - Monday 20 November, 2017

Mass killer and cult leader Charles Manson has died aged 83

Manson masterminded a savage killing spree that shocked the world in the late 1960s.

# california - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Notorious US killer Charles Manson taken to hospital in California - reports

Manson was sentenced to death in 1971 for a killing spree that left seven people dead.

# california - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Wife of California shooter found dead under floor in home

Kevin Neal shot 14 people in seven different locations yesterday.

# california - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Three killed and two children wounded in California school shooting

The incident occurred in Tehama County.

# california - Friday 27 October, 2017

Want to have more sex? Smoke more marijuana *

* Sort of. A new American study has found that those smoking the drug daily are having about 20% more sex than non-users.

# california - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'Hell on earth': Californian wildfires are now 100 miles wide as death toll reaches 40

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department has received 1,308 missing persons reports so far and 1,052 people have been located.

# california - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33

An estimated 5,700 structures have been destroyed by the wildfires.

From The42 Watch: California quarterback Ross Bowers scored a mesmerizing front flip touchdown last night Flipping Unreal This post contains videos

Watch: California quarterback Ross Bowers scored a mesmerizing front flip touchdown last night

California took No. 8 Washington State to town in a 37-3 demolition on Friday.

# california - Friday 13 October, 2017

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history

The fires have been raging in northern California since last Sunday.

# california - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

15 dead as wildfires torch California wine country

The state fire prevention agency Calfire forecast strong winds for today, which could fan the fires.

# california - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'Everything, everything is gone': 10 dead and thousands evacuated in California wildfires

A state of emergency has been declared in three counties.

# california - Friday 29 September, 2017

One man dies after rocks weighing 1,300 tonnes fall at Yosemite National Park

A 32-year-old Welsh man died and his wife was hospitalised in one of the incidents in the California park.

# california - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Fancy the new iPhone X? Prices are going to start at €1,179

Will you be buying it?

# california - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Hundreds of homes evacuated due to 'biggest fire in Los Angeles history'

The LA fire is one of several major fires burning in the western United States.

# california - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Hepatitis A outbreak kills 14 people and puts dozens in hospital in San Diego

Authorities have not yet identified the cause of the record outbreak.

# california - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman €350m in cancer lawsuit

The woman claimed she developed terminal ovarian cancer after using the company’s talc-based products.

# california - Friday 11 August, 2017

San Francisco Rose speaks about sister who died in the Berkeley balcony collapse

Amanda Donohoe said that the competition was a great happy occasion for her family.

# california - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'It was a definite grab. A very long grab' - Taylor Swift testifies that DJ groped her under her skirt

DJ David Mueller denies he groped the pop star and is suing after losing his job.

# california - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Missing Irish hiker 'may have left California trail to avoid snowy conditions'

25-year-old David O’Sullivan set off to hike the Pacific Crest Trail in March.

# california - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Search underway for Irishman who went missing on a hike in California

David O’Sullivan was last heard from on 7 April.

# california - Friday 28 July, 2017

Father of Australian tennis star charged with 14 counts of child molestation

Nikolaos Philippoussis has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

# california - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Californian man accused of smuggling 3 king cobras in crisp cans

There were also three albino Chinese soft-shelled turtles in the package, US authorities said.

# california - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'One word says it all. Asian': Racist Airbnb host forced to pay fine

The woman has agreed to attend a course in American-Asian relations.

# california - Monday 10 July, 2017

Facebook wants to build its own town - This is what it will look like Menlo Park This post contains videos

Facebook wants to build its own town - This is what it will look like

The plan will include 15% of the housing units sold below market value.

# california - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Houses destroyed in 17 wildfires as California gripped by record-breaking heatwave

Over 3,000 firefighters battled the blazes yesterday.

# california - Sunday 25 June, 2017

11 days after his funeral, a US family received a call to say their brother was still alive

His family were told by authorities that Frank M Kerrigan had been found dead. He hadn’t.

# california - Friday 5 May, 2017

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms

The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.

# california - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'He'd still win if the election were today' - 100 days in, Dublin, California, adjusts to Trump's 'new normal' revisited our capital’s namesake, population 50,000, in mid-west California.

# california - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Fear of protester violence stopped US hard-right pundit Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley Free Speech This post contains videos

Fear of protester violence stopped US hard-right pundit Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley

Ann Coulter described it as a “dark day for free speech”.

# california - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Ancient humans may have reached Americas 100,000 years earlier than previously thought

Teeth and bones of an elephant-like creature unmistakably modified by human hands were discovered.

# california - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

75-year-old 'dies a happy man' after ex-wife tells him Trump has been impeached

Michael Garland Elliott died earlier this month after his ex-wife and best friend broke the false news to him.

# california - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Suspect tells police 'I hate white people' after three killed in California shooting

The man was wanted by police for a separate killing last week.

# california - Sunday 16 April, 2017

'Real men pay their taxes' - dozens arrested amid violent scenes during anti-Trump tax protests

At least 21 people were arrested in Berkeley, California, as pro- and anti-Trump protesters clashed.

# california - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Boy (8) dies after shooting at California school

In total, three people have died including the gunman.

# california - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

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

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'

“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 This post contains videos

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

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