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California will ban gas car sales by 2035

Los Angeles: California regulators have voted to approve a first-of-its-kind rule that would ban the sales of new gas-powered cars by 2035. California Governor Gavin Newsom proposed the 2035 ban two years ago with an executive order that directed California Air Resources Board (CARB) and others to determine how to implement the plan. The new […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – July 19

This day in history we feature Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. The library was opened in Yorba Linda, California on this day in 1990. Trivia – Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is the presidential library and burial site of Richard Milhous Nixon, the 37th president of […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – July 18

This day in history we feature, Intel Corporation. Intel is an American multinational corporation and technology company founded in Santa Clara, California on this day in 1968. Trivia – Intel Corporation Intel is the world’s largest semiconductor chip manufacturer by revenue. It supplies microprocessors for computer system manufacturers such as Acer, Lenovo, HP, and Dell. […]...Read More

Mother gives birth to twins a year apart

Two twins in California ended up being born on different days, months and years thanks to a rare ‘one in two million’ occurrence.   Little Aylin Yolanda Trujillo and her brother Alfredo Antonio Trujillo were born 15 minutes apart on New Year’s Eve — each one straddling midnight, meaning they were technically born in different years.   […]...Read More

A little tune of hope for people!

A man decided to do an impromptu performance to lift California resident’s spirits in the midst of the wildfire evacuations. As they waited for the congestion to clear up, Tahoe resident Mel Smothers surprised everyone with his violin. Social media users said that the situation reminded them of the scene from the film Titanic where […]...Read More

‘They’re mocking us’: California inmates scam millions off pandemic fund

California prisoners including high-profile serial killers and murderers on death row received hundreds of millions of dollars in pandemic relief funds in one of the biggest frauds in the US state’s history, prosecutors said Tuesday. Investigators alerted to reports of illegal unemployment claims made from prisons under Covid-19 relief schemes discovered tens of thousands filed […]...Read More

Electric line mishap sparked raging South Cali wildfire, reports say

Southern California Edison, the region’s primary electricity supplier, said its equipment may have sparked a fast-moving wildfire that forced evacuation orders for some 100,000 people and seriously injured two firefighters on Monday as powerful winds across the state prompted power to be cut to hundreds of thousands to prevent just such a possibility. A smoky […]...Read More

Disney ‘ready,’ says ‘it’s time’ for California to issue measures, reopen park

Walt Disney Co urged California officials on Tuesday to let the company reopen the Disneyland theme park, which remains shuttered six months after closing down to help curb the spread of coronavirus. With approval from local authorities, Disney has reopened its parks in Shanghai, Paris and Florida with limited attendance, face mask requirements and other […]...Read More