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California: State in the United States
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States. With 39.6 million residents across a total area of about 163,696 square miles (423,970 km2), California is the most populous U.S. state and the third-largest by area. The state capital is Sacramento. The Greater Los Angeles Area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation's second- and fifth-most populous urban regions, with 18.7 million and 9.7 million residents respectively. Los Angeles is California's most populous city, and the country's second-most populous, after New York City. California also has the nation's most populous county, Los Angeles County, and its largest county by area, San Bernardino County. The City and County of San Francisco is both the country's second-most densely populated major city after New York City and the fifth-most densely populated county, behind only four of the five New York City boroughs.

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World's worst air: India's pollution crisis in perspective

Wildfires have raged across California for about a month and air problems persist in China, but no other place on Earth is battling the scale and severity of the pollution that chokes large swathes of..
Reuters - Published

Biden looks to Ukraine flap to jolt his 2020 presidential campaign

Joe Biden, courting donors at a fundraiser in California on Thursday, began his remarks by reading directly from a whistleblower's complaint that President Donald Trump sought foreign interference in..
Reuters - Published

Videos for California


PG&E Warns Hundreds Of Thousands Of Californians May Suffer More Power Cuts [Video]PG&E Warns Hundreds Of Thousands Of Californians May Suffer More Power Cuts

Reuters reports roughly 180,000 customers in California could find themselves in the dark. Pacific Gas & Electric warned that an upcoming “strong offshore wind event” could prompt them to yet again..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Suspected gunman in California high school shooting dies in hospital [Video]Suspected gunman in California high school shooting dies in hospital

The student who killed two classmates and wounded three others before shooting himself in the head on his birthday died on Friday of his wounds, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's office said in a..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:31Published

Another Shooting At California High School, 2 Students Dead [Video]Another Shooting At California High School, 2 Students Dead

Today, a California high school student used a .45 caliber semiautomatic handgun to shoot up his school. He killed two and wounded three others before turning the gun and gravely injuring himself...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

Santa Clarita Students: Safety At School Is "Forever Ruined" [Video]Santa Clarita Students: Safety At School Is "Forever Ruined"

A gunman opened fire at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California, on Thursday morning. Two people are dead and at least three others are injured, reports Business Insider. The gunman shot..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

Two dead, four injured in CA school shooting [Video]Two dead, four injured in CA school shooting

A 16-year-old student dressed in black opened fire inside a Santa Clarita high school, Thursday, killing at least two people, wounding three and injuring himself, according to police. Jillian Kitchener..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:46Published

Two killed in California school shooting: authorities [Video]Two killed in California school shooting: authorities

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Captain Kent Wegener on Thursday detailed a timeline of events after a gunman opened fire earlier in the day at a Santa Clarita, California school. Sheriff Alex..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:26Published

California High School Student Gunman Kills One, Wounds Others [Video]California High School Student Gunman Kills One, Wounds Others

A California high school student dressed in black is suspected of having opened fire on campus today. At least one person is dead and at least five others are wounded. The suspect has been arrested and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

Rapinoe calls for more investment in US women's game [Video]Rapinoe calls for more investment in US women's game

Megan Rapinoe wants more investment put into the National Women's Soccer League.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:55Published

Five injured in California high school shooting [Video]Five injured in California high school shooting

At least five people have been injured during a shooting at a southern California high school. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said that deputies were responding to an incident at Saugus..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:41Published

At least five wounded in California HS shooting: officials [Video]At least five wounded in California HS shooting: officials

At least five people were wounded after a shooter opened fire at a high school in Santa Clarita, California, a city north of Los Angeles, officials said.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:53Published

Can Harris Save Her Campaign? [Video]Can Harris Save Her Campaign?

Kamala Harris campaign is in trouble. The California Senator and former prosecutor is struggling to make a dent in the campaign for president. Nationally, she stands at just 5%. Harris has put all her..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Harris Sinks In New Hampshire Polls [Video]Harris Sinks In New Hampshire Polls

The latest Quinnipiac poll of New Hampshire is bad news for Kamala Harris. According to the National Review, Harris is at the end of the pack with 1%. Harris' campaign is in freefall. The abysmal..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Pink makes People's Choice a family affair [Video]Pink makes People's Choice a family affair

Pink scooped this year's Champion Award, appearing alongside other winners including Gwen Stefani, Zendaya and the Kardashians.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:48Published

Marvel movies and 'Stranger Things' triumph at People's Choice Awards [Video]Marvel movies and 'Stranger Things' triumph at People's Choice Awards

It was another big night for Marvel at the People's Choice Awards in California on Sunday night as Spider-Man: Far From Home and Avengers: End Game scored five major honours.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:39Published

2019's Biggest Wildfire Contained And Extenguished [Video]2019's Biggest Wildfire Contained And Extenguished

California’s biggest and most ruinous wildfires this year was declared contained and extinguished. The wildfire scored 120 square miles of Sonoma County wine country and several homes. According to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Germany relishing a classic against old foes England [Video]Germany relishing a classic against old foes England

Germany women's team look forward to taking on arch rivals England in front of a sold out Wembley Stadium.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:40Published

Facebook Under Investigation for Privacy Violations in California [Video]Facebook Under Investigation for Privacy Violations in California

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra confirmed in a court filing that the company has not complied with multiple requests for information.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:06Published

One year on: Rebuilding Paradise after the blaze [Video]One year on: Rebuilding Paradise after the blaze

It's been a year since the California town of Paradise was engulfed by the deadliest wildfire in state history. Shrubs and grass have grown over the charred remains of people's homes, and residents say..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:22Published

 

California ex-governor launches climate partnership with China

Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into low-carbon technology to fight..
Reuters - Published

ED questions Karti Chidambaram's CA in laundering cases against P Chidambaram

The Enforcement Directorate has been questioning S Bhaskararaman, a key witness in the money laundering cases against former finance minister P Chidambaram. He was the chartered accountant of..
IndiaTimes - Published

California scientists meet Chandrayaan-2 team

The CalTech delegation, which was led by Prof. David Tirrell, also met Secretary, Department of Space
DNA - Published

Judge restores nationwide block on Trump administration's asylum ban

A federal judge in California on Monday dealt a setback to a new Trump administration rule that sought to block almost all asylum applications at the border, ruling that an injunction against the rule..
Reuters - Published

Nagpur doctor’s daughter, son-in-law dead in California boat tragedy


IndiaTimes - Published

Amazon fire woke us up to the threat closer home

The raging fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest has caught international attention. However, fires are not unique to Amazon. California forest fires have been hitting the headlines for years now.
IndiaTimes - Published

Donald Trump required to disclose I-T returns before appearing on California's primary ballot under new state election law

California's governor signed a law Tuesday that would prevent President Donald Trump appearing on the state's primary ballot unless he discloses his income tax returns.
Firstpost - Published

19-year-old gunman mocked US food fair on social media one day before killing three at Gilroy garlic festival

Before a 19-year-old gunman opened fire on a famed garlic festival in his California hometown, he urged his Instagram followers to read a 19th-century book popular with white supremacists on extremist..
Firstpost - Published

Gunman scorned California garlic festival on social media before mass shooting

A 19-year-old California man was identified by police on Monday as the gunman who opened fire with an assault rifle at a garlic festival in Gilroy, California, killing three people and wounding a dozen..
Reuters - Published

Teen identified as gunman in mass shooting at California garlic festival

A California teenager was identified by police on Monday as the gunman who killed three people, including two children, at a food festival south of San Francisco.
Reuters - Published

Teen identified as gunman at California food festival, police hunt for associate

California police were searching on Monday for a suspected accomplice of the gunman who killed three people, including a 6-year-old boy, in a mass shooting at a food festival south of San Francisco.
Reuters - Published

Motive a mystery as California police hunt for accomplice in festival shooting

Police were searching on Monday for a suspected accomplice of the gunman who killed three people, including a 6-year-old boy, in a mass shooting at a food festival in California.
Reuters - Published

Police hunt for second suspect in shooting at California food festival

Police in Northern California were searching early on Monday for a suspected accomplice of the gunman who killed three people in a mass shooting at a food festival a day earlier.
Reuters - Published

Federal judge blocks Donald Trump administration's rule barring immigrants from receiving asylum in US

A federal judge in California issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Trump administration's new rule barring most immigrants from obtaining asylum in the US if they transit through Mexico.
Firstpost - Published

Trump's new anti-asylum rule faces court test in California

A new U.S. rule aimed at slashing the number of asylum cases at the southern border with Mexico faces a court test on Wednesday when a federal judge will hear arguments about whether to block the..
Reuters - Published

Day after 6.4 magnitude 'foreshock', Southern California hit by quake measuring 7.1 on Richter scale; no casualties reported

The USGS said the previous day's tremor was a "foreshock" to Friday's quake, with CNN reporting that the latest tremor in southern California was 11 times stronger.
Firstpost - Published

Strongest earthquake in 20 years with magnitude of 6.4 hits parts of California, Nevada on Fourth of July holiday; no casualties reported

The strongest earthquake in 20 years shook a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on Thursday, rattling nerves on the July 4th holiday and causing injuries and damage in a town near..
Firstpost - Published

California becomes first US state to ban racial discrimination based on hairstyle; African-Americans hail move

California became the first US state to ban racial discrimination based on hairstyle, passing a law to ensure that afros and dreadlocks can be worn at all schools and offices.
Firstpost - Published

H1B visa fraud: Four Indian-Americans arrested in US

Vijay Mane, 39, Venkataramana Mannam, 47, and Fernando Silva, 53, from New Jersey while Sateesh Vemuri, 52, from California were each charged by complaint with one count of conspiracy to commit visa..
DNA - Published

Skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii killing all 11 aboard; aircraft was involved in midair mishap in California three years ago

A skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in Northern California that prompted the 14 skydivers aboard to jump earlier..
Firstpost - Published

Leader of Mexico-based church accused of rape, child porn

The head of a Mexican-based church estimated to have more than 1 million followers worldwide has been arrested in California and charged with crimes including human trafficking, child pornography..
Reuters - Published

Apple Reveals Credit Card and TV Streaming Service

apple reveals credit card and tv streaming service
by Simon Baxendale - While Apple has partially led the way up till now in terms of modern technology, there has been one major market they haven’t tapped into – video streaming. However,..
One News Page Staff - Published

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