India  

California

U.S. state

California    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

California: U.S. state
California is a state in the Western United States. California borders Oregon to the north, Nevada and Arizona to the east, the Mexican state of Baja California to the south; and has a coastline along the Pacific Ocean to the west. With nearly 39.2 million residents across a total area of approximately 163,696 square miles (423,970 km2), it is the most populous and the third-largest U.S. state by area. It is also the most populated subnational entity in North America and the 34th most populous in the world. The Greater Los Angeles area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation's second and fifth most populous urban regions respectively, with the former having more than 18.7 million residents and the latter having over 9.6 million. Sacramento is the state's capital, while Los Angeles is the most populous city in the state and the second most populous city in the country. Los Angeles County is the country's most populous, while San Bernardino County is the largest county by area in the country. San Francisco, which is both a city and a county, is the second most densely populated major city in the country and the fifth most densely populated county in the country, behind four of New York City's five boroughs.

9
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
California to Distribute 'Inflation Relief' Checks to Millions of Residents [Video]

California to Distribute 'Inflation Relief' Checks to Millions of Residents

California to Distribute , 'Inflation Relief' Checks , to Millions of Residents. On June 26, California lawmakers and Governor Gavin Newsom reached a budget deal to distribute "inflation relief"..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Court Rejects EPA Finding That Widely Used Weed Killer Does Not Cause Cancer [Video]

Court Rejects EPA Finding That Widely Used Weed Killer Does Not Cause Cancer

Court Rejects EPA Finding , That Widely Used Weed Killer , Does Not Cause Cancer. On June 17, a federal appeals court denied the Environmental Protection Agency's finding that glyphosate does not..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Happy Birthday, Kendrick Lamar! [Video]

Happy Birthday, Kendrick Lamar!

Happy Birthday, Kendrick Lamar!. Kendrick Lamar Duckworth was born June 17, 1987, and turns 33. He was born in Compton, California. His debut studio album, 'Section .80,' was released in..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:02Published
Excessive Heat Warnings Issued for 50 Million Americans [Video]

Excessive Heat Warnings Issued for 50 Million Americans

Excessive Heat Warnings Issued , for 50 Million Americans. NPR reports that on June 11, over 25 cities in the Southwestern United States set heat records or tied them. Experts say 53 million..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Gas Prices in the United States Now Average $5 Per Gallon [Video]

Gas Prices in the United States Now Average $5 Per Gallon

Gas Prices in the United States , Now Average $5 Per Gallon. ABC News reports fuel prices in the United States officially exceeded averages of $5 per gallon on June 9. Data from AAA shows drivers..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Michael Avenatti Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison for Defrauding Stormy Daniels [Video]

Michael Avenatti Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison for Defrauding Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison , for Defrauding Stormy Daniels. Michael Avenatti Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison , for Defrauding Stormy Daniels. Reuters reports that Avenatti was..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Outbreak of Hepatitis A Leads to Strawberry Recall [Video]

Outbreak of Hepatitis A Leads to Strawberry Recall

Outbreak of Hepatitis A, Leads to Strawberry Recall. NBC News reports that strawberries are being recalled after over two dozen confirmed cases of hepatitis A in the United States and Canada. NBC..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Star Wars fans gather for convention in California [Video]

Star Wars fans gather for convention in California

Star Wars fans gather in California for "Star Wars Celebration", a four-day gathering held every few years, usually tied to new movies.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker Get Married Again in Italy [Video]

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker Get Married Again in Italy

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker , Get Married Again in Italy. A week after getting legally married in Santa Barbara, California, . A week after getting legally married in Santa Barbara,..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Elon Musk Says He 'Will Vote Republican,' Can 'No Longer Support' Democrats [Video]

Elon Musk Says He 'Will Vote Republican,' Can 'No Longer Support' Democrats

Elon Musk Says He 'Will Vote Republican,' , Can 'No Longer Support' Democrats. Musk made the statements via Twitter on May 18. In the past I voted Democrat, because they were (mostly) the kindness..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
$5 Gas Could Become More Common as Prices Hit Another Record [Video]

$5 Gas Could Become More Common as Prices Hit Another Record

$5 Gas Could Become More Common , as Prices Hit Another Record. According to AAA, on May 17, the national average for regular gas was $4.48 a gallon. CNN reports that's a 40-cent increase over the..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Taiwanese President Rebukes California Shooting [Video]

Taiwanese President Rebukes California Shooting

Taiwanese President , Rebukes California Shooting. NPR reports Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen condemned the recent shooting at a Taiwanese church in California. As the shooter reportedly..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian Are Officially Married [Video]

Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian Are Officially Married

Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian , Are Officially Married. NBC News reports Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian officially tied the knot on May 15. According to TMZ, the former drummer of..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Musk's SpaceX launches rockets with 53 satellites for Starlink Constellation | OneIndia News [Video]

Musk's SpaceX launches rockets with 53 satellites for Starlink Constellation | OneIndia News

On Saturday, Elon Musk owned SpaceX launched rockets with 53 satellites from California for the Starlink constellation. The rocket was lifted off from Vandenberg Space Force Base and was a two-stage..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:46Published
Fred Ward, ‘Tremors’ Star, Dead at 79 [Video]

Fred Ward, ‘Tremors’ Star, Dead at 79

Fred Ward, , ‘Tremors’ Star, , Dead at 79. Actor Fred Ward, who starred in films such as 'Tremors' and 'The Right Stuff,' has died at the age of 79. Actor Fred Ward, who starred in films such..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:31Published
Movie Locations You Can Visit in Real Life [Video]

Movie Locations You Can Visit in Real Life

Movie Locations , You Can Visit in Real Life. Although CGI seems to be popular for many films these days. travel website Love Exploring says these memorable movie locations actually exist, and you..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Critical Water Shortage Causes California To Declare Unprecedented Water Restrictions [Video]

Critical Water Shortage Causes California To Declare Unprecedented Water Restrictions

Critical Water Shortage , Causes California To Declare , Unprecedented Water Restrictions. Al Jazeera reports that due to prolonged drought, the state of California is asking residents to use less..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Condors Reintroduced to CA Coastal Redwoods for First Time in a Century [Video]

Condors Reintroduced to CA Coastal Redwoods for First Time in a Century

Condors Reintroduced, to CA Coastal Redwoods, for First Time in a Century. Two male condors that were bred in captivity were released into the Redwood National Forest just south of the Oregon border..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
10 Facts About Cinco de Mayo [Video]

10 Facts About Cinco de Mayo

10 Facts About Cinco de Mayo. 1. The holiday celebrates the 'Battle of Puebla' in 1862. 2. At Puebla, Mexico's army surprisingly defeated France's much larger forces. 3. Despite the victory,..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:15Published
Eviction Filings Increase As Pandemic Rental Aid Programs End [Video]

Eviction Filings Increase As Pandemic Rental Aid Programs End

Eviction Filings Increase , As Pandemic Rental Aid , Programs End. NPR reports that emergency rental aid helped millions of people keep their homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic. . This summer, the..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
The Population of California Continues To Decline [Video]

The Population of California Continues To Decline

The Population of California , Continues To Decline . ABC News reports California, the United States' most populous state, saw a decline in its population for the second consecutive year. ABC News..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Governors React to Reports That Supreme Court Has Voted To Overturn Roe v. Wade [Video]

Governors React to Reports That Supreme Court Has Voted To Overturn Roe v. Wade

Governors React to Reports , That Supreme Court Has Voted To, Overturn Roe v. Wade. On May 2, Politico published a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion... . ... showing that a majority of the..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published

You Might Like


Travis Barker has been rushed to hospital in Los Angeles, according to reports

travis barker has been rushed to hospital in los angeles, according to reports
Travis Barker has been rushed to hospital in California, according to reports.
Sky News - Published

Britney Spears' ex-husband to go to trial on stalking charge after 'crashing' her wedding

britney spears' ex-husband to go to trial on stalking charge after 'crashing' her wedding
There is enough evidence against Britney Spears' ex-husband - who turned up unannounced at her Los Angeles home and attempted to crash her wedding to Sam Asghari - to go to trial on a felony stalking..
Sky News - Published

Prosecutors Don't Want Nicki Minaj's Husband Serving Sentence in Mansion

Prosecutors want Nicki Minaj’s husband to do serious jail time -- not home confinement -- for failing to register as a sex offender in California ... TMZ Hip Hop has learned. According to new legal..
TMZ.com - Published

Guess Who This Lady In Pink Turned Into!

Before this cool chick decked out in head-to-toe pink was running a global empire, she was just a little girl who loved anything pink growing up in Beverly Hills, California. This girl with pigtails..
TMZ.com - Published

Amazon to start free drone deliveries in sleepy California town

Amazon says its free drone delivery service will launch in the sleepy California town of Lockeford, answering a long-standing question about where the Prime Air service would first be rolled out.
Sky News - Published

Guess Who These Little Brothers Turned Into!

Before these two matching little brothers in 'Top Gun' gear were living life in the Hollywood danger zone, they were just two sharply dressed siblings growing up in Los Angeles, California. These..
TMZ.com - Published

Sign Reading 'Truth Wins' on Road Leading to Amber Heard's Home City

Amber Heard has a long drive home when she gets back to California, but it'll be extra bitter when she sees this message heading into town ... which sounds very pro-Johnny Depp. Check out these photos,..
TMZ.com - Published

Pilot killed after US Navy fighter jet crashes in California

The US Navy says one of its fighter jets has crashed in the southern California desert, killing the pilot.
Sky News - Published

Mountain lion found hiding under desk in school classroom

mountain lion found hiding under desk in school classroom
A janitor was shocked to discover a "lost and scared" mountain lion cub in an empty classroom in a school in California.
Sky News - Published

CA's Task Force Chair Kamilah Moore Talks Report on Slavery and Reparations

California's task force on reparations released a new report, detailing how slavery and racism have harmed generations of African Americans ... and now it's gearing up for some major reinstitution. The..
TMZ.com - Published

'American Graffiti' Star Bo Hopkins Dead at 80

Bo Hopkins -- famous from "American Graffiti" and other '70s cult classic films -- has died. His wife, Sian, shared the sad news with THR Saturday ... saying BH had passed away a few weeks ago at a..
TMZ.com - Published

Meghan Markle Leaves Flowers at Memorial for Texas School Shooting Victims

Meghan Markle is expressing her grief over the tragic elementary school shooting ... by making a surprise visit to the memorial in Texas honoring the slain teachers and students. Meghan made the long..
TMZ.com - Published

Drug smuggling tunnel with railway track found under US-Mexico border

drug smuggling tunnel with railway track found under us-mexico border
US officials have discovered an underground tunnel about the length of five football pitches used to smuggle drugs from Mexico to a warehouse in California.
Sky News - Published

French Montana Loses Dog Bite Lawsuit, Must Pay Nearly $130k

French Montana just got screwed by his pooch -- because a jury just awarded his pool guy a bunch of money over French's dog biting the man. A California jury found French's German Shepherd, Zane, was..
TMZ.com - Published

Pastor hits gunman over head with chair and worshippers tie him up after fatal shooting

pastor hits gunman over head with chair and worshippers tie him up after fatal shooting
A gunman who killed one worshipper and wounded five others at a church in California was stopped after a pastor hit him over the head with a chair and members of the congregation tied him up.
Sky News - Published

Multiple People Shot at Presbyterian Church in Laguna Woods, CA

Another mass shooting appears to have happened just a day after one claimed the lives of 10 people on the East Coast -- now, it's occurred in California ... at a church, no less. The Orange County..
TMZ.com - Published

Pearl Jam Lets Local Drummers Replace COVID-Hit Matt Cameron On Stage

Pearl Jam embodied "the show must go on" this week -- they found replacements for their COVID-stricken drummer ... and did so with local talent, no less. Eddie Vedder and co. performed two packed shows..
TMZ.com - Published

Bid to 'future proof' US state against threats to women's abortion rights

bid to 'future proof' us state against threats to women's abortion rights
The governor of California has pledged to use the state's record-breaking $300bn budget to "future proof" it against threatened national changes in abortion access and gun safety laws.
Sky News - Published

Baby giraffe gets leg braces fitted to fix limbs bending the wrong way

baby giraffe gets leg braces fitted to fix limbs bending the wrong way
A three-month-old giraffe calf was fitted with leg braces in California after being born with an unusual disorder that caused her legs to bend the wrong way.
Sky News - Published

'Yo Mama' Insult Ingites Insane Fight At Poker Game In L.A.

An absolutely insane fight broke out at a card room in California this week ... and it all appeared to start because a man dropped a "Yo Mama!" insult on another man. The wild scene reportedly went..
TMZ.com - Published

Girl seriously injured after coyote attack on California beach

girl seriously injured after coyote attack on california beach
A girl has been left seriously injured after a coyote attacked her on a beach, police in California said.
Sky News - Published

Betty White's Los Angeles Home Up For Sale

Betty White's L.A. home is on the market, and her estate could be millions richer for it. Betty's 3,029 square foot home in Brentwood, CA is listed for $10.575M. It has some great views of the famed..
TMZ.com - Published

Rapper A$AP Rocky arrested at Los Angeles airport in connection with 2021 shooting

rapper a$ap rocky arrested at los angeles airport in connection with 2021 shooting
Rapper A$AP Rocky has been detained in California in connection with a shooting in Hollywood last year, authorities have said.
Sky News - Published

Golden Games: Elaine Thompson-Herah clocks fastest women's 100m in the world this year

Five-time Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah clocks the fastest women's 100m in the world this year at the Golden Games in California.
BBC Sport - Published

Autistic teenager found more than two years after disappearing

autistic teenager found more than two years after disappearing
An autistic teenager who disappeared two-and-a-half years ago in California has been found almost 800 miles (1287km) away in Utah.
Sky News - Published

Evander Kane Officially A Single Man Again

Evander Kane is a single man again ... TMZ Sports has learned a judge just ruled he and Anna Kane are officially done. Court docs show a Santa Clara County, Calif. judge made the ruling on Wednesday --..
TMZ.com - Published

Missing California Teen With Autism Found Safe In Utah After 2 Years

A missing California teenager with autism remarkably has been found safe in Utah ... after his family has been on a two-year search. 19-year-old Connerjack Oswalt went missing from Northern California..
TMZ.com - Published

Iman Shumpert, Teyana Taylor List House, Latest to Flee L.A.

NBA pro Iman Shumpert and his singer-songwriter wife Teyana Taylor have put their house on the market, and they're angling for a $4 million buyer. The 5-bed, 6-bath home in Studio City, CA is loaded..
TMZ.com - Published

Sherri Papini Cops Plea Deal in Fake Kidnapping Case

Sherri Papini, the California mom who was charged with staging her own disappearance, just copped a plea deal in her criminal case. Papini's defense attorney, William Portanova, tells TMZ ... Sherri..
TMZ.com - Published

Rosie O'Donnell Flips Farmhouse For $4.9M

Rosie O'Donnell flipped out when she moved to California ... selling her first purchase in the Golden State only 4 months after buying the place. Rosie just sold a modern farmhouse in Los Angeles for..
TMZ.com - Published

Betty White's Estate Finds Buyer for Her $8 Million Carmel Beach House

Betty White's beachfront treasure is going to make someone new very happy -- her estate has a buyer for the Carmel, CA home. The house is a gorgeous 3,621 square feet on Cali's scenic Monterey..
TMZ.com - Published

Police make arrest after shooting in Sacramento which killed six and injured 12

Sacramento Police have said they have made an arrest after a mass shooting in California's state capital during the early hours of Sunday morning.
Sky News - Published

Six dead and 10 injured in mass shooting in California

six dead and 10 injured in mass shooting in california
Six people have been killed and 10 injured in an early morning mass shooting in California's state capital.
Sky News - Published

'Seinfeld' & 'Toy Story' Star Estelle Harris Dead at 93

Estelle Harris, who brilliantly played George Costanza's mom, has died. Estelle passed away Saturday at her home in Palm Desert, CA, just outside of Palm Springs.  Her son Glen says she died from..
TMZ.com - Published

Rapper Everlast's Wife Files For Divorce

For rapper Everlast, his marriage is not everlasting ... because his wife just filed for divorce. The House of Pain front man's wife, Lіѕа Schrody, beelined it to a California courthouse Wednesday..
TMZ.com - Published

Christina Haack Prepares To Sell Home For $11.5M A Year After Purchase

Christina Haack is getting ready to bolt from her California home ... she's preparing to sell it for a million bucks more than she bought it for less than a year ago!!! Real estate sources tell TMZ .....
TMZ.com - Published

Aaron Rodgers and Shailene Woodley Hang Out at California Winery, Casino

Aaron Rodgers' off-season is off to a sunny start -- the guy is back in California with his girlfriend, sippin' a little vino and cashing in chips ... riding out the high of his fat payday. The Packers..
TMZ.com - Published

'NCIS' Set Hit with Mystery Illness, Cast and Crew Throwing Up During Filming

Folks on the set of 'NCIS' are getting sick ... and sources say the mystery illness has more than a dozen people who work on the show puking. The long-running CBS program is currently filming in..
TMZ.com - Published

Indian Wells: Britain's Harriet Dart beaten by Madison Keys in fourth round

British qualifier Harriet Dart loses in straight sets against American Madison Keys in the fourth round at Indian Wells in California.
BBC Sport - Published


 Page 1  〉