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Tag: California

California imposes indoor mask mandate regardless of vaccination status

A sign is posted about required face coverings in Grand Central Market on July 19, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images California will impose a statewide mask mandate for indoor...

California would-be victim manages to get robbers’ gun, uses it against them shooting one dead

A man near the University of Southern California fought back against three armed would-be robbers, killing one of them with a gun they dropped during the altercation.  Three armed men in their 20s exited...

President of California medical board tweets ‘terrifying’ encounter with anti-vaccine group

The Walnut Creek Police Department, located in California’s Bay Area, is investigating a recent incident involving several members of an anti-vaccine group who “followed and confronted” the president of the California medical board Kristina...

California school officials alert parents to sale of addictive new drug: reports

California school officials are warning parents about a new addictive street drug called “Paint.”  According to KOVR-TV, administrators at Mesa Verde High School in Citrus Heights sent a letter to parents regarding students secretly...

Suspect charged in 25-year-old cold case murder in Northern California

Authorities in Northern California have charged a suspect already serving a life sentence with the 1996 cold case murder of a 21-year-old woman, the sheriff’s department said in an announcement Thursday.  Priscilla Lewis, 21,...

Couple found dead on California hiking trail likely tried to save baby, report says

The California couple that died in August on a remote hiking trail in the Sierra National Forest along with their 1-year-old and family dog likely succumbed to the extreme heat, the lack of water...

U.S. confirms nation’s first case of omicron Covid variant in California

U.S. health officials have confirmed the country’s first case of the new, heavily mutated coronavirus variant called omicron in California, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. White House chief medical advisor...

California docks see ‘significant progress’ with supply chain backlog, port chief says

Container cargo ships sit off shore from the Long Beach/Los Angeles port complex in Long Beach, CA, on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Jeff Gritchen | MediaNews Group | Getty Images WASHINGTON – The executive...

Victory Automotive, Brandon Steven Motors & Putnam Automotive buy dealerships in California; Griffin Auto acquires Georgia store

Putnam Automotive Dealer Group of Burlingame, Calif., added Honda to its growing portfolio of brands in mid August when it purchased Primo Honda in San Carlos, Calif. The transaction closed Aug. 18 after the...

California ports report supply chain progress, delay fines for lingering cargo

Cargo trucks travel past shipping containers in the Port of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. Kyle Grillot | Bloomberg | Getty Images WASHINGTON – The nation’s busiest...