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Southern California blaze sears homes, orchards, threatens oil fields

11 November, 2019 8:10 am 8:10 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A fast-moving scrub fire threatened orchards, oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California  even as diminishing winds helped fire crews tame a rash of wildfires elsewhere across the state. The latest in a spate of conflagrations that have kept California firefighters on the go for weeks … Read More


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Southern California: Four dead and two wounded in stabbing rampage

08 August, 2019 12:43 am 12:43 am

CALIFORNIA –  Police have detained a man following a stabbing cum robbery spree that left four people dead and two wounded across several crime scenes in Southern California. Police told US media the violence appeared to be random, with the only known motives for the two-hour rampage as “robbery, hate, homicide”. “We know this guy … Read More


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Southern California shaken by 6.4 magnitude earthquake in two decades

07 July, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

California (Web Desk) – Southern California has been struck by its strongest earthquake in two decades, causing damage and fires. The epicentre of the tremor, which had a 6.4 magnitude, was near the city of Ridgecrest, about 150 miles (240 km) northeast of Los Angeles. Firefighters said they were providing medical assistance and dealing with … Read More