Firefighters on Monday continued to gain control of the deadly wildfires that have ravaged Northern California’s wine country as officials lifted multiple evacuation orders across the region. In the last week, the fires have scorched more than 200,000 acres, destroyed or damaged more than 5,500...
California Senate Leader Kevin de León will announce an audacious bid to challenge fellow Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Sunday, according to multiple Democrats who spoke to De León about his plans Saturday. The announcement sets the stage for a bitter intraparty battle next year, pitting Feinstein,...
The first step in the construction of a U.S.-Mexico border wall is nearing completion as multiple contractors put the finishing touches on their prototypes in San Diego, California, with crews nearing the end of their 30-day timeframe. At least four … More » The post Border Wall Prototypes Go Up In San Diego appeared first on EveryJoe.
(University of California - San Francisco) In a remarkably rapid translation of laboratory research findings into a treatment with the potential to benefit patients, UC San Francisco scientists have successfully completed a Phase II clinical trial showing that an FDA-approved antihistamine restores nervous system function in patients with chronic multiple sclerosis.
One Cal Fire official called this multiplicity of fires “unprecedented.” Continue reading ? The post Wildfires are sweeping through California. Here’s what you need to know appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
California Sen. Kamala Harris’s name came up multiple times at a Senate hearing last month on child sex trafficking legislation, an acknowledgement of her long record fighting the crime. But … Click to Continue »
The death toll in what continues to be a group of disconnected, simultaneous wildfires in multiple counties stands at 10 as of late Monday afternoon, though that number is likely to rise homes are inspected and damages continue to be assessed. [ more › ]
A small town in Northern California was the first to record a death from a series of wildfires that broke out on Sunday night, and officials warned Monday that they are bracing to uncovered from the charred landscape. Redwood Valley,...Show More Summary
Multiple wildfires are raging across the state’s bucolic wine country, resulting in at least one death, destroying more than 1,500 structures, emptying hospitals, dropping ashes over San Francisco and forcing the panicked evacuation of thousands of residents to crowded shelters.
Buildings in California’s Napa and Sonoma counties were being evacuated early on Monday morning after multiple, fast-spreading wildfires engulfed the area with thick smoke and large flames, according to fire officials and local media. Firefighters were battling a 200-acre (80.9-hectare)...
A champion has been crowned! After battling it out through multiple rounds, Thomas Gonda, 21, of Oakland, California, has earned the title of Nintendo World Championships 2017 winner. Gonda, a self-proclaimed lifelong runner-up, came...Show More Summary
In the wake of the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, some suggest the nation could look to California, where previous incidents have sparked a series of laws to combat gun violence, for guidance.
Rapper Young Dolph was shot outside the Hollywood and Highland shopping center in California late Tuesday afternoon.
The Latest on a lawsuit filed by multiple states against President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.(all times local): 5:30 p.m. California's attorney general … Click to Continue »
DANA POINT Multiple agencies are on the lookout for an injured California sea lion that has been spotted at various spots in the Dana Point Harbor over the last few days. On Tuesday, Sept.5, staff from Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach were out with Sheriff’s Harbor Patrol deputies looking for the marine mammal, […]
(Reuters Health) - The quality of care provided to critically ill newborns is linked with multiple factors, including - in some hospitals - the infants' race, according to a study from California.
A juvenile gray whale has been spotted multiple times in the last few weeks off the coast of California. While the whale has been described as a "thrill" for beachgoers, its story is actually quite sad. Most recently, the whale, dubbed "Bay Boy" because it continues to travel from bay to bay, was spotted in Long Beach, California, on Monday. Show More Summary
ACTRIMS' third annual forum will be Feb. 1-3 in San Diego, California and will focus on therapeutic targets in multiple sclerosis with emphasis on disease-modifying therapies. New at the 2018 forum is the presentation by the National...Show More Summary
(PLOS) Aedes aegypti mosquitos can carry the pathogens that cause dengue fever, chikungunya, Zika fever, and yellow fever, among other diseases. In 2013, scientists first reported that A. aegypti had been found in California. Now, researchers...Show More Summary