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California: State of the United States
California is a state in the Western United States. It is bordered by Nevada to the east, Arizona to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, Oregon to the north, and the Mexican state of Baja California to the south. With over 39.5 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.

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'Not surprised:' Lawmaker reacts to Trump suing her committee [Video]

'Not surprised:' Lawmaker reacts to Trump suing her committee

Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit in DC District Court against the House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection and the National Archives in an effort to keep records..

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Bill Clinton walks out of hospital after treatment for infection [Video]

Bill Clinton walks out of hospital after treatment for infection

Former President Bill Clinton has been released from a California hospital after being treated for an infection that spread to his bloodstream.

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Santa Ana winds increase fire threat for southern California while fall temperatures hit the east [Video]

Santa Ana winds increase fire threat for southern California while fall temperatures hit the east

Santa Ana winds increase southern California fire threat as the East finally sees fall temperatures. CNN meteorologist Derek Van Dam has the weekend weather.

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Dr. Gupta shares details of Bill Clinton's hospitalization [Video]

Dr. Gupta shares details of Bill Clinton's hospitalization

Former President Bill Clinton has been hospitalized in California with an infection that is not related to Covid-19. CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta has more.

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Neighbors rush to rescue victims after small plane crashes into homes [Video]

Neighbors rush to rescue victims after small plane crashes into homes

Neighbors in Santee, California, rush to help victims after a small plane crashes into homes. CNN affiliate KGTV reports.

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Florida Ports Council urges cargo ships to use Florida ports to avoid California logjam [Video]

Florida Ports Council urges cargo ships to use Florida ports to avoid California logjam

As dozens of cargo ships sit backlogged off the coast of California, a global supply chain nightmare gets worse, which experts say will lead to the raising of prices of goods for consumers as demand..

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Local emergency declared as California battles devastating wildfires [Video]

Local emergency declared as California battles devastating wildfires

A major Southern California highway remained closed Wednesday and evacuation orders were in place from a growing blaze driven by intense winds that raised the risk of wildfires in much of the state.

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Hear why Schiff called out GOP lawmakers as 'insurrectionists in suits and ties' [Video]

Hear why Schiff called out GOP lawmakers as 'insurrectionists in suits and ties'

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) on Tuesday referred to House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) as an “insurrectionist in a suit and tie,” as he slammed the House Republican leader for having..

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Washington grower wins California "Super Bowl" of pumpkin [Video]

Washington grower wins California "Super Bowl" of pumpkin

A Washington State grower won this year's 48th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off, held in Half Moon Bay, California.

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San Diego Plane Crash: 2 people killed in ‘brutal crash’ | Oneindia News [Video]

San Diego Plane Crash: 2 people killed in ‘brutal crash’ | Oneindia News

In a brutal accident, a plane crashed into a residential area of San Diego. Aerial footage showed firefighters hosing down the charred remains of the residences in Santee #SanDiegoPlaneCrash..

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Afghan evacuees in US remember their escape | US officials hold meeting with Taliban | Oneindia News [Video]

Afghan evacuees in US remember their escape | US officials hold meeting with Taliban | Oneindia News

Thousands of Afghans who helped foreign troops were forced to flee as the Taliban retook control. Some of them have now arrived in Fremont, California. The city has the largest Afghan diaspora in the..

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Scientists use drones to document the return of Californian kelp forests [Video]

Scientists use drones to document the return of Californian kelp forests

Scientists in California are using drones to document the resurgence of nature’s climate change mitigator - the kelp forest.

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California man dies after nearly hitting pedestrians with car [Video]

California man dies after nearly hitting pedestrians with car

A man died after driving onto a sidewalk in attempts to strike pedestrians before bystanders pulled him out of the car and allegedly attacked him in California. CNN’s Natasha Chen reports.

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City formally acknowledges its racist past against Chinese community [Video]

City formally acknowledges its racist past against Chinese community

The city of San Jose, California, formally recognized its role in passing anti-Chinese policy more than a century ago which helped lead to the destruction of its Chinatown community. CNN’s Natasha..

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Ship's anchor may have caused massive California oil spill [Video]

Ship's anchor may have caused massive California oil spill

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'More ships than parking spots': What a stuck supply chain looks like [Video]

'More ships than parking spots': What a stuck supply chain looks like

CNN’s Kyung Lah rides with a US Coast Guard helicopter over the cargo ship bottleneck trying to get into ports along the California coast. The supply chain is backed up and affecting businesses all..

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Huntington Beach Mayor: It's 'all hands on deck' to mitigate oil spill [Video]

Huntington Beach Mayor: It's 'all hands on deck' to mitigate oil spill

Mayor Kim Carr of Huntington Beach, California, tells Bianna Golodryga about holding Amplify Energy accountable for the oil spill.

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California rushes to contain oil spill as wildlife, beaches hit [Video]

California rushes to contain oil spill as wildlife, beaches hit

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CNN10 - 10/5/21 [Video]

CNN10 - 10/5/21

An offshore oil leak forces beach closings in California, a recycling company focuses on electronic waste, and an Alaska teen brews up college savings.

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126,000 gallons of oil spilled off California coast [Video]

126,000 gallons of oil spilled off California coast

California is facing a possible ecological disaster after 126,000 gallons of oil spilled out of a pipeline off the coast of Huntington Beach in Orange County. CNN’s Natasha Chen reports from the..

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CNN10 - 10/4/21 [Video]

CNN10 - 10/4/21

California plans a vaccine mandate for grade school students, energy shortages trigger problems in China, and the U.S. Supreme Court kicks off a new session.

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Why California oil spill will likely spread [Video]

Why California oil spill will likely spread

CNN’s Tom Sater explains why a spill of about 3,000 barrels of oil – or roughly 126,000 gallons of post-production crude – off the coast of Southern California is very likely to spread.

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Family and friends searching for missing woman in California desert [Video]

Family and friends searching for missing woman in California desert

New Jersey native Lauren Cho has been missing since late June while she was staying at an Airbnb in southern California outside of Los Angeles. CNN’s Natasha Chen reports.

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Member of January 6th committee says if subpoenaed Trump loyalists don't testify, committee prepared to involve DOJ [Video]

Member of January 6th committee says if subpoenaed Trump loyalists don't testify, committee prepared to involve DOJ

Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren, a Democrat from California and member of the January 6th committee, tells CNN’s Pamela Brown that if the four subpoenaed Trump loyalists refuse to testify, the committee is..

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Another California school district mandates vaccines for kids 12 and up. Will the whole state follow suit? [Video]

Another California school district mandates vaccines for kids 12 and up. Will the whole state follow suit?

CNN’s Nick Watt reports.

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