California

At least two dead, two wounded in Southern California school shooting

San Bernardino Police Chief Jarrod Burguan said the shooting at Northpark Elementary School in San Bernardino, about 65 miles east of Los Angeles, appeared to a "murder-suicide," but details were sketchy, according to Reuters. "Two adults are deceased in a classroom," the

A massive earthquake could plunge large parts of California into the sea instantly

The Big One may be overdue to hit California, but scientists near LA have found a new risk for the area during a major earthquake, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Mail Online. They claim that if a major tremor hits the area,

Ford Mustang found in Mexican junkyard is from Steve McQueen’s movie ‘Bullitt,’ expert confirms

“I’m 100 percent sure it’s authentic,” classic Ford expert Kevin Marti told Fox News after travelling across the border to Mexicali to inspect the car last week. The car was discovered last year in Baja California Sur by a man named Hugo

3 killed, 2 injured after small plane crashes into California home

Officials said the crash happened near Rhonda Road and Dewey Avenue in Riverside around 4:40 p.m. It appeared the plane clipped one home, crashed into another and the fire engulfed a third home. Two of those homes were completely destroyed, according to

California flood: Hundreds rescued in San Jose as waters rise

Hundreds were rescued from their flooded homes in San Jose by crews steering boats full of people, some with babies and pets, in chest-deep water. The city had declared a local emergency Tuesday afternoon, USA Today reports. Rescuers transported at least 225

California ‘bombogenesis’, biggest storm in years, kills two

More than 100 homes have been evacuated amid fears of mud slides near Los Angeles, the BBC reports. Hundreds of flights have been delayed or cancelled at Los Angeles International Airport. The weather has also brought car-swallowing sinkholes and power cuts. One man was

California’s Oroville Dam threatens floods, 188,000 ordered to evacuate – video

Over 180,000 residents were ordered to evacuate the area due to the possibility of failure of the alternate spillway at Oroville Dam. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said during a news conference Sunday night that he had no choice but to order the evacuation. You can watch

130,000 California Residents Ordered To Evacuate As Oroville Dam Auxiliary Spillway Threatens to Fail

Roads leading out of Oroville, Calif., were jammed with traffic Sunday evening as more than 130,000 people were ordered to evacuate the area due to the possibility of failure of the alternate spillway at Oroville Dam, authorities said, USA Today reports. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said during

1,000-year-old Californian tunnel tree toppled by huge storm

The tree, named for the tunnel that had been carved into its broad base 137 years ago, was located in the Calaveras Big Trees State Park and toppled Sunday, the Los Angeles Times reports. "We lost an old friend today," wrote county

6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Northern California

The US Geological Surv reported about an earthquake of 6.8 magnitude on 14:50 UTC 157 km west of Ferndale in Northern California on Thursday, but later it was downgraded to the magnitude of 6.5. The center of the quake was 10 km deep.