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Tesla Outsells Porsche And Others In California
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The state of California has long been considered to be more accepting of green technologies, especially in the realm of automobiles. Jokes about the streets being filled with the hybrid Toyota Prius are well known and made often. It should …

I-80 Sinkhole Opens In California, Disrupts Traffic
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A 3-foot wide sinkhole has opened in the middle of the interstate in Truckee, California today, causing huge disruptions to traffic as workers hurry to repair it. The hole opened early this morning in a construction zone and is about …

55 Injured on Tour Bus Crash in California

Thursday morning around 10 a.m. a charter bus carrying a slew of people overturned after an abrupt break on the 210 freeway in Irwindale, Ca. The bus was on it’s way to San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino in Highland, …

Ferrari Breaks Record With $27 Million Sale

What would you do with $27.5 million dollars? If that answer is to purchase a Ferrari, then you are not alone. More often than not, this coveted vehicle serves as a luxury that few can afford. In Monterey, California, a …

Tweets Lead to Speeder’s Manslaughter Charge Being Upped to Murder Tweets Lead to Speeder’s Manslaughter Charge Being Upped to Murder
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An 18-year-old Pleasanton, California man who has been charged with vehicular homicide will see that change upped to murder based on a series of tweets. Cody Hall was charged earlier this week in the death of 58-year-old Diana Hersevoort. According …

Body Found In Vacaville Park ID’d As Missing Investigator

A body found in a Vacaville, California park has been identified as that of 50-year old Sandra Coke, a woman who has been missing since August 4th. Coke, an investigator for the Federal Public Defender’s office, was last seen the …

Pomona Shootings: Police Trying To Connect Killings

Three men were killed and two were injured over the weekend in Pomona, California, and police are trying to connect the shootings. 45-year old Jose Cerda was riding a bicycle on Saturday night when a car pulled up alongside him …

Here’s The Initial Proposed Hyperloop Route Here’s The Initial Proposed Hyperloop Route

Yesterday evening, Elon Musk finally revealed his Hyperloop proposal after months of teasing the new transportation method. In essence, it’s a capsule that travels in a tube at high speeds – think the transportation system that’s used in Logan’s Run. …

Amber Alert Received on Cell Phones in California
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For the first time, in California, an Amber Alert was issued to California residents via text message. The Amber Alert was issued after Christina Anderson’s suspected killer, James Lee DiMaggio, allegedly kidnapped her two children: Hannah Anderson, 16, and Ethan …

California Prisoners Can Pay for Better Rooms

WTKR reports that some inmates in California prisons are getting much nicer accommodations than others. This preferential treatment is happening for a simple reason: they are paying for it. A jailhouse in Fremont, California was built with the intention of …

Plague Squirrels: California Campground Shut Down

A squirrel that tested positive for the plague at Table Mountain Campgrounds has initiated the closing of the park for at least a week while authorities conduct further tests and do a sweep for infected fleas. Though the plague was …

Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell Sell Malibu Home For $9.5 Million
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The downturn in the housing market has affected nearly every community in the U.S. Now, it appears that even celebrities are not immune to lowered housing prices. Actress Goldie Hawn and her longtime boyfriend of 30 years, Kurt Russell, have …

Female Inmates Sterilized In California
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Forced sterilization is a foreign concept to most, something reserved for the depths of sci-fi films, horror novels, and the darkest annals of humankind’s history. Or, so most would like to think. The truth is that sterilization is deeply entrenched …

Pepsi Carcinogen: Dangerous or Not?
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The Center for Environmental Health, an environmental watchdog group, has warned that the caramel coloring in Pepsi contains a dangerous level of a cancer-causing agent. The offending ingredient in question is 4-methylimidazole, which goes by the street name 4-Mel, and …

Police Kill Dog: Video Goes Viral, Lawsuit To Follow (GRAPHIC)
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Police officers in Hawthorne, California are facing some heat this week after a video was posted to Reddit which showed them shooting a man’s dog. The man, Leon Rosby, was taking video on his phone of several officers who had …

Rep. Eric Swalwell Wants To Let Congress Vote From Home Rep. Eric Swalwell Wants To Let Congress Vote From Home

Congress is embarrassingly behind the curve when it comes to technology. For example, former Speaker Newt Gingrich doesn’t know the word “smartphone.” A far more dangerous example can be found in the numerous bills, like SOPA and CISPA, that Congress …

Pacifica Shark Attacks Fisherman In Kayak
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A great white shark attacked a fisherman off the coast of California Tuesday afternoon. Micah Flanaburg was fishing in a kayak with his father-in-law at Pacifica State Beach near Linda Mar when the shark attacked his boat. According to Flanaburg’s …

Sean Parker: “Psychopaths Are Hunting Me”
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Sean Parker has found himself square in the middle of a big mess–which includes death threats–and all over the creation of his dream wedding. Parker–who, as the founder of Napster and co-founder of Facebook, has seen his share of hostile …

Simi Teacher Malia Brooks Arrested in Student Sex Scandal
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A Simi Valley elementary school teacher was arrested this week for allegedly having sex with a young student. A KTLA report states that 32-year-old Malia Brooks was arrested Tuesday on charges of lewd acts on a child and multiple counts …

Santa Monica Shooting: Gunman, Several Victims Wounded

A gunman who opened fire on campus at Santa Monica College has been wounded by police, according to police. At least three people were wounded in the shootout, with one in critical condition at UCLA Medical Center, after the gunman …

Revenge Porn Targeted by California Lawmakers Revenge Porn Targeted by California Lawmakers

A new California bill looks to curtail the spread of so-called “revenge porn” by finally codifying the crime into law and setting specific penalties for the unauthorized distribution of sexual materials. SB 255 has passed the California Senate’s Public Safety …