Category Archives: California

Meanwhile, in California…

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Gotta be California (again)

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Fuck California

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced it will provide legal representation to Robert L. Rosebrock, a Vietnam-era veteran who faces federal criminal charges for displaying two four by six inch American flags outside a Veterans Affairs (VA) fence on … Continue reading

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I told you those damned things were evil

BERKELEY (KPIX 5) — California could have to hand-over some documents it tried to keep under wraps. On Friday, a Superior Court judge ordered the state to release papers discussing the risk of cell phone use. The documents were written … Continue reading

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To Serve…..

Patricia Mugrauer sued Modesto last year after a police officer entered her home without her permission or a warrant and pushed the frail, disabled senior, causing her to fall and break her hip. She settled her lawsuit last month for … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, in California…..

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Too much of a good thing

Ask any farmer and you’ll hear the same story: The success of crops depends largely on the whims of Mother Nature. Over the past three months, a shockingly abundant rainy season has provided Northern California with much needed relief after … Continue reading

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To Serve…..

86-year-old Korean War vet Eugene Craig thought burglars were breaking into his home when he heard banging on his front door and saw flashlights outside his windows. When the intruders forced their way into his home through the back door, … Continue reading

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When it rains it floods

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rising floodwaters sent at least 14,000 residents fleeing inundated homes in San Jose, California, and forced the shutdown of a major freeway Wednesday. U.S. 101 was closed in both directions south of San Francisco because … Continue reading

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California Megaflood: Lessons from a Forgotten Catastrophe

Geologic evidence shows that truly massive floods, caused by rainfall alone, have occurred in California every 100 to 200 years. Such floods are likely caused by atmospheric rivers: narrow bands of water vapor about a mile above the ocean that … Continue reading

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When it rains it pours

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Residents returning to homes damaged by flooding should be prepared to evacuate again as yet another powerful Pacific storm takes aim at Northern California, officials warned Sunday. The San Joaquin River was reaching flood stage, and … Continue reading

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Californians, man…..

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“Just the facts, ma’am” – Sgt Joe Friday

The violent crime rate rose for a third consecutive year in Los Angeles, but that‘s not something Mayor Eric Garcetti is eager to highlight ahead of the March election, one mayoral challenger said this week. During a candidate forum hosted … Continue reading

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Californians…..

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Hey, a hundred bucks is a hundred bucks

I received a rather disturbing report of yet another case of Trump Derangement Syndrome — this time from a high school in Camarillo, California. Jane Germaine said her son’s English teacher at Rancho Campana High School told the class that … Continue reading

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Another one of them San Francisco chairs

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Okay, go back home ’til next week

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Nearly 200,000 Northern Californians who live downstream of the country’s tallest dam were allowed to return home Tuesday after two nights of uncertainty, but they were warned they may have to again flee to higher ground … Continue reading

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California’s starting to feel the backlash

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — Two dozen California companies have said they are tired of the business-bashing in Sacramento, along with the high taxes — and they are now threatening to leave the state. The day after Proposition 30 passed, triggering … Continue reading

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Wait, I thought they didn’t need federal money…

On Friday, California Governor Jerry Brown sought federal help from President Trump by asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to declare “a major disaster” in California in light of the damage done by recent storms. The East Bay Times … Continue reading

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How high’s the water, mama?

CROWS LANDING – Jasmine Trybom and several other residents at Catfish Camp RV Park packed as much as they could and moved their trailers to higher ground before the San Joaquin River spilled over its banks early Sunday. Other residents, … Continue reading

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