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#California

# california - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Temporary reprieve for more than 700 death row inmates as California suspends executions Death Penalty

Temporary reprieve for more than 700 death row inmates as California suspends executions

The west-coast state hasn’t carried out an execution since 2006, but 25 inmates have exhausted all of their appeals.

# california - Saturday 2 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Rare sea creature washes up on California beach thousands of miles from home Hoodwinker

Rare sea creature washes up on California beach thousands of miles from home

The creature was identified as a hoodwinker sunfish, a recently identified rare species.

# california - Friday 22 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie US 'House of Horrors' couple plead guilty to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their children California

US 'House of Horrors' couple plead guilty to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their children

They face the prospect of life imprisonment.

# california - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie More than a dozen people rescued after becoming trapped on SeaWorld ride in California San Diego

More than a dozen people rescued after becoming trapped on SeaWorld ride in California

The attraction stopped working after a gust of wind tripped a circuit breaker on the ride.

# california - Sunday 17 February, 2019

McIlroy five shots behind Justin Thomas at Genesis Open as rain halts play in California

Thomas and Australia’s Scott shared the 36-hole lead on 11-under par as play was suspended.

# california - Saturday 9 February, 2019

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead

Phil Mickelson, Lucas Glover, Scott Langley, Paul Casey and Jordan Spieth are all 10 under heading into Saturday.

# california - Monday 4 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Plane crashes into California home, killing five people YORBA LINDA

Plane crashes into California home, killing five people

The two-storey house caught fire after being struck by the main cabin and one engine of the plane.

# california - Monday 24 December, 2018

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results

Jones’ UFC showdown with Alexander Gustafsson on 29 December has been moved to Los Angeles.

# california - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Two Californian nuns embezzled school funds and used it to gamble in Las Vegas Sister Act

Two Californian nuns embezzled school funds and used it to gamble in Las Vegas

The two Sisters embezzled about $500,000, and used the funds over the years for travel and gambling in Las Vegas.

# california - Monday 26 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie US in dramatic border shutdown after hundreds of migrants try to cross over from Mexico Migrant Caravan

US in dramatic border shutdown after hundreds of migrants try to cross over from Mexico

The Mexican interior minister accused them of trying to cross in a “violent way”.

# california - Sunday 18 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Sad' Donald Trump visits site of California wildfires and again blames forest mismanagement Paradise Lost This post contains videos

'Sad' Donald Trump visits site of California wildfires and again blames forest mismanagement

The US President said that other countries ‘do it differently’.

# california - Saturday 17 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Over 1,000 people now missing in California wildfires as Trump doubles down on blame game Devastation This post contains videos

Over 1,000 people now missing in California wildfires as Trump doubles down on blame game

The US President is due to vist the area later today.

# california - Friday 16 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie California air quality worse than polluted South Asian cities as wildfire death toll hits 63 Smoggy

California air quality worse than polluted South Asian cities as wildfire death toll hits 63

US president Donald Trump is set to visit the tinder-dry state tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie California wildfires: 63 dead, more than 600 missing Devastation

California wildfires: 63 dead, more than 600 missing

At least 63 people have been confirmed dead so far.

# california - Thursday 15 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from California wildfires rises as 130 people still missing California

Death toll from California wildfires rises as 130 people still missing

The “Camp Fire” has destroyed some 7,600 homes and 260 commercial properties.

# california - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires California

'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires

The death toll has now risen to 48.

# california - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We were lucky to get out': Fair City actor describes fleeing his home in California wildfires Victor Burke

'We were lucky to get out': Fair City actor describes fleeing his home in California wildfires

Victor Burke said that his family’s home is destroyed, along with many other buildings in the area of Malibu he lives.

From TheJournal.ie 'Mass casualty' teams search ruins as death toll from California blaze reaches 42 Wildfire

'Mass casualty' teams search ruins as death toll from California blaze reaches 42

The north California fire is now the deadliest wildfire in state history.

# california - Monday 12 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California Death Toll

Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California

Nearly 230 residents of the town were unaccounted for, the sheriff said.

# california - Sunday 11 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on Death Toll

Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on

It is expected to increase again.

# california - Saturday 10 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee Death Toll

Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee

Dozens are reported missing.

# california - Friday 9 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Fast-moving wildfires kill at least five people and force 157,000 to evacuate their homes in US Natural Disaster

Fast-moving wildfires kill at least five people and force 157,000 to evacuate their homes in US

Fires are burning across the western US state of California.

From TheJournal.ie Man who survived Las Vegas shooting was killed in California bar mass attack Borderline Bar

Man who survived Las Vegas shooting was killed in California bar mass attack

Survivors of the Las Vegas shooting had sheltered in Borderline Bar and Grill the scene of America’s latest attack.

# california - Thursday 8 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 13 people dead after 'horrific' mass shooting at bar in California Mass Shooting This post contains videos

13 people dead after 'horrific' mass shooting at bar in California

The gunman, who is among the dead, has been named as Ian David Long.

# california - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Couple dies in California's Yosemite National Park while apparently taking a selfie Yosemite

Couple dies in California's Yosemite National Park while apparently taking a selfie

Vishnu Viswanath (29) and Meenakshi Moorthy (30) died last week after falling from Taft Point.

# california - Saturday 27 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Everything on table' to block migrants, as first section of Trump's wall unveiled US Border

'Everything on table' to block migrants, as first section of Trump's wall unveiled

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said that a slow-moving migrant caravan bound for the United States will not be welcome.

# california - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Company behind Roundup weedkiller still told to pay €68 million to gardener living with cancer after judge ruling Monsanto

Company behind Roundup weedkiller still told to pay €68 million to gardener living with cancer after judge ruling

The ruling in this case has been called the “tip of the spear” in terms of cases being brought against Monsanto.

# california - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie US surgeon and girlfriend charged with raping and drugging women California

US surgeon and girlfriend charged with raping and drugging women

Investigators found videos of other women on the man’s phone, and have appealed to other possible victims to come forward.

# california - Thursday 13 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Minister raises age verification issues with Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Online Safety

Minister raises age verification issues with Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg

A recent study found that over half of nine year olds are on social media despite age restrictions.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman in California kills five people including his wife, then himself, police say Rampage

Gunman in California kills five people including his wife, then himself, police say

The fatalities were three men and two women. No names were released.

# california - Friday 7 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Rapper Mac Miller dies aged 26 RIP

Rapper Mac Miller dies aged 26

Celebrities have been paying tribute to the young artist.

# california - Saturday 18 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Storm Ernesto is on the way - and will bring some Californian wildfire smoke with it Forecast

Storm Ernesto is on the way - and will bring some Californian wildfire smoke with it

The smoke is visible on satellite imagery.

# california - Sunday 12 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Maker of Roundup says weedkiller is 'safe', vows to fight €254 million penalty over its links to cancer Monsanto

Maker of Roundup says weedkiller is 'safe', vows to fight €254 million penalty over its links to cancer

The €254 million payout is expected to open the door to a slew of similar cases against Monsanto, manufacturer of Roundup.

# california - Saturday 11 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Company behind Roundup weedkiller ordered to pay €254 million to gardener living with cancer Landmark Judgement

Company behind Roundup weedkiller ordered to pay €254 million to gardener living with cancer

The landmark ruling could open the door for a slew of similar lawsuits against pesticide giant Monsanto.

# california - Friday 10 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie The man suspected of sparking a huge wild fire in California is facing life in jail Forrest Gordon Clark

The man suspected of sparking a huge wild fire in California is facing life in jail

The ‘Holy Fire’ is still only 5% contained.

From TheJournal.ie Over 10k raised for Cork mother of six left homeless by California wildfires Carr Fire

Over 10k raised for Cork mother of six left homeless by California wildfires

Zita Harrington Biehle’s home in Redding was destroyed by the Carr Fire in July.

# california - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Day of reckoning' for globally popular weedkiller Roundup as €344 million cancer trial comes to a head Roundup Trial

'Day of reckoning' for globally popular weedkiller Roundup as €344 million cancer trial comes to a head

The verdict in the trial, instigated by terminally ill Dewayne Johnson, could leave Roundup manufacturer Monsanto facing hundreds of additional lawsuits.

# california - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 11 dead as California is scorched by raging wildfires the size of LA Evacuations

11 dead as California is scorched by raging wildfires the size of LA

Some 14,000 firefighters, including reinforcements from as far away as Australia and New Zealand, have arrived to combat the firestorm.

# california - Sunday 29 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Two children aged four and five among the latest victims to die in California wildfires Searches

Two children aged four and five among the latest victims to die in California wildfires

Some 38,000 people have been evacuated after the Carr Fire roared into the outskirts of Redding in Shasta County.

# california - Saturday 28 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Thousands flee deliberate California fire that has destroyed 500 buildings Wildfires

Thousands flee deliberate California fire that has destroyed 500 buildings

An official yesterday announced the death of a firefighter battling the inferno.

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