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California Police Look Into Allegations Against Asia Argento
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:02:59 +0200
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says deputies are trying to contact the actor Jimmy Bennett about his allegation that the actress sexually assaulted him when he was 17.
© The New York Times
California Today: California Today: A New York Staple Is Coming to Los Angeles
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:59:49 +0200
Tuesday: A NY1-style local news channel will go live this November, the fallout from the Asia Argento allegations, and the state gets an official sport.
© The New York Times
Despite California privacy law, marketers are still scheming to snatch your data
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:00:00 +0200
If anyone should be capable of communicating in plain English, you’d think it would be the Assn. of National Advertisers, an organization of nearly 2,000 companies, representing 25,000 brands, that touts itself as “the voice of the marketer.” I...
© LA Times
California declares surfing as official state sport
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 06:37:03 +0200
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Surf’s up in California, where it’s now the official state sport. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday that he has signed a bill making it so. The new law declares surfing to be “an iconic California sport”...
© New York Post
California declares surfing its official state sport
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 06:37:03 +0200
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Surf’s up in California, where it’s now the official state sport. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday that he has signed a bill making it so. The new law declares surfing to be “an iconic California sport”...
© New York Post
Chinese national kidnapped in California in July, held for $2 million ransom: FBI
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 03:35:58 +0200
A Chinese national has been missing for five weeks after being abducted in California by three men demanding a $2 million ransom, the FBI revealed ...
© Japan Times
Police in California Look Into Allegations Against Asia Argento
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:13:40 +0200
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says deputies are trying to contact the actor Jimmy Bennett about his allegation that the actress sexual assaulted him when he was 17.
© The New York Times
Cayla Barnes and Dominique Petrie help reaffirm the power of Southern California hockey
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:10:00 +0200
It was a moment that took years to achieve, but it might have gone unnoticed if not for the timely click of a camera in a hallway of a hockey rink in Calgary. Happily, there is a photo of Cayla Barnes, a member of the Olympic champion U.S. women’s hockey...
© LA Times
Californians with Blue Shield health plans complain of sudden, erroneous cancellations
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:55:00 +0200
Ashley Summers said she got an unpleasant surprise in February when she tried to pick up a prescription for her rheumatoid arthritis: Her pharmacy said her insurance had been canceled, even though her premiums were paid. Summers called Blue Shield of...
© LA Times
California Inc.: Hollywood hopes bad puppets bring box-office mojo
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0200
Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. On Friday, we learned that California payrolls...
© LA Times
Canoe voyage from Hawaii to California aims to raise environmental awareness, connect with island culture
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 05:20:00 +0200
A double-hulled voyaging canoe crafted using an ancient design set sail from Hawaii on Saturday to raise awareness about an all-too-modern problem. As it travels from Honolulu to San Francisco, the Hikianalia, a contemporary take on a traditional Polynesian...
© LA Times
Stinky ‘corpse flower’ in full bloom in California
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 06:57:43 +0200
Visitors were flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California on Friday to get a whiff of a so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten ...
© Japan Times
California adds nearly 47,000 jobs in July; unemployment remains at a record low
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:45:00 +0200
California payrolls grew by 46,700 jobs in July, a significant gain that came as the unemployment rate held at a record low of 4.2%, according to data released Friday by the state’s Employment Development Department. But as usual, there was little sign...
© LA Times
De León captures California's anti-Trump furor, but struggles to gain traction in run to oust Feinstein
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:35:00 +0200
No one needs to tell Kevin de León that his campaign to unseat U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is a long shot. He’s reminded all the time. Clifford Tasner, a liberal activist, approached De León at a Bel Air synagogue on a recent Saturday and offered to...
© LA Times
California adds nearly 47,000 jobs in July; unemployment stays at record low
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:30:00 +0200
California payrolls grew by 46,700 jobs in July, a significant gain that came as the unemployment rate held at a record low of 4.2%, according to data released Friday by the state’s Employment Development Department. The positive numbers come as a relief:...
© LA Times

Most read news about California:

Obamacare: 36% of California's uninsured don't know the feds can help pay their premiums
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 18:28:00 +0200
Heading into Obamacare's third open enrollment starting Nov. 1, uninsured Californians know more about the stick of federal tax penalties than the carrot of premium subsidies. Officials at the Covered California exchange say that's a problem because consumers...
© LA Times
California drought a prelude to 'poorpocalypse'
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:21:00 +0200
Like most Americans, I spend the majority of my days pondering how to best position myself for the coming apocalypse.
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Man steals hearse with body before California funeral
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:43:00 +0100
A mentally unstable man stole a hearse with a body in it and was chased down by funeral-goers in Los Angeles on Saturday, police said.
© NY Daily News
Young home buyers face tough market in Southern California
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:30:00 +0200
If you're a 20- or early-30-something and want to buy a house in Southern California, well, just be thankful you don't live in Honolulu.
© LA Times
California seeking to suspend Ocwen Financial's mortgage license
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:13:00 +0100
The state is seeking to suspend the mortgage license of Ocwen Financial Corp., saying the payment collection firm has failed to turn over documentation showing that it complies with California laws protecting homeowners.
© LA Times
California woman held captive for 10 years
Thu, 22 May 2014 05:02:31 +0200
A woman who disappeared as a teenager a decade ago was reunited with her family after she went to police and told them her mother’s ex-boyfriend drugged and kidnapped her in 2004, forced her to marry him and fathered her child. Isidro Garcia, 41,...
© Japan Times
California's shrinking workforce has troubling implications
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:00:00 +0100
By many measures, the state economy is looking strong: California employers are adding jobs faster than the rest of the country, and the unemployment rate has fallen steadily since 2010, when it hit a record 12.4%.
© LA Times
To Spur Adoptions, a California Cafe Puts Cats Among the Patrons
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:34:41 +0100
Visitors may view a cat cafe as a sort of indoor playspace for cat-loving adults, but the intent at Cat Town Café is serious.
© The New York Times
Misogyny was all around California killer: Mallick
Tue, 27 May 2014 02:06:58 +0200
In Elliot Rodger's landscape, women were beautiful things that one had to have, a lottery win. And Rodger was obsessed with winning the lottery
© The Star
Misogyny was all around California killer: Mallick
Tue, 27 May 2014 02:06:58 +0200
In Elliot Rodger's landscape, women were beautiful things that one had to have, a lottery win. And Rodger was obsessed with winning the lottery
© The Star
California inmate was cut nearly in half, eviscerated during riot
Sat, 11 Jul 2015 05:46:41 +0200
Nearly 15 hours after a riot at a California prison, guards found a missing inmate sawed nearly in two, with his abdominal organs and most chest organs removed. His body had been folded and stuffed into a garbage can in a shower stall a few doors from...
© Japan Times
Power Failures in Northern California as Storm Rolls In
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:55:36 +0100
Schools were closed and residents were hunkering down as heavy rains and winds began lashing the area in a storm moving down the coast.
© The New York Times
Gunman kills six in drive-by shooting in California college town
Sat, 24 May 2014 16:08:42 +0200
A lone gunman sprayed bullets from a car in a drive-by shooting in a southern California college town, killing at least six people before his car crashed and he was found dead inside, authorities said on Saturday. Seven more people were wounded in what...
© Japan Times
Gunman kills six in drive-by shooting in California college town
Sat, 24 May 2014 16:08:42 +0200
A lone gunman sprayed bullets from a car in a drive-by shooting in a southern California college town, killing at least six people before his car crashed and he was found dead inside, authorities said on Saturday. Seven more people were wounded in what...
© Japan Times
California teen arrested after violent video of him beating older sister posted to Facebook
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:48:50 +0200
A 17-year-old California boy was arrested after a video of him viciously attacking his older sister was posted on Facebook, authorities said.
© NY Daily News
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