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California Farmers Voluntarily Cutting Back Water Use by 25 Percent

California Farmers Voluntarily Cutting Back Water Use by 25 Percent

California farmers who are based in the Sacramento and San Joaquin River Delta have made a proposition to voluntarily cut back on their water use by 25 percent in an attempt to avoid the state setting stricter water limitations on its residents before summer’s end. It has been reported that the deal being presenting to state officials […]

Los Angeles Raises Minimum Wage to $15

Los Angeles Raises Minimum Wage to $15

Los Angeles (L.A.), one of the United States’ major cities, voted this week that the minimum wage will increase six dollars over the next five years, from nine dollars to $15 per hour. A major win for labor groups and unions, the new wage increase was sparked by and continues to encourage other cities as […]

Toddler Stabbing an Attempted Murder?

Toddler Stabbing an Attempted Murder?

On Monday, May 19, 2015, a three-year-old boy was stabbed by his mother and is not expected to survive as of now. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the mother, Michelle Betancourt, 23, was arrested on Tuesday morning on suspicion of attempted murder. Lieutenant Holly Francisco stated the suspect and her husband are currently […]

Call Girl Who Killed Google Executive Gets Six Years

Call Girl Who Killed Google Executive Gets Six Years

Alix Catherine Tichelman, the California call girl who gave a lethal dose of heroin to a Google executive, will serve six years for his death. Dubbed the “Harbor Hooker,” “Call Girl Killer,” and “Black Widow of Silicon Valley,” Tichelman was accused in the death of Forrest Timothy Hayes, a Google X executive, who was found […]

Stabbed Three-Year-Old Toddler in Cudahy, Is “Death Imminent”

Stabbed Three-Year-Old Toddler in Cudahy, Is “Death Imminent”

May 18, Monday morning, a three-year-old boy was found stabbed in Cudahy, which is in the Los Angeles area of California.  The toddler’s stabbing was called into the Sheriff’s Department at 8:30 a.m. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s, Deputy Kelvin Moody, reported that the boy had been stabbed at the 3800 block of Walnut […]

San Diego Officer Injured During Officer-Involved Shooting

San Diego Officer Injured During Officer-Involved Shooting

According to the San Diego Police Department, a female officer was shot in the neck Sunday morning during an officer-involved shooting nearby Highway 163 at Health Center Drive. The area between Linda Vista Road and Berger Avenue has been closed off by police. Route 163 was shut down at Mesa College Drive during official investigations, […]

New Jersey Man Arrested for Posing as Cop to Sexually Assault Woman

New Jersey Man Arrested for Posing as Cop to Sexually Assault Woman

Luis F. Pena, from Newark, New Jersey, was arrested today for allegedly posing as a cop to sexually assault a woman. The 47-year-old coerced the woman to have sex with him and threatened her with jail if she did not follow his orders. The woman’s name has not been released. The incident took place on […]

Los Angeles Shooting Victims Survive

Los Angeles Shooting Victims Survive

The man and woman who were shot yesterday in South Los Angeles have both survived, the Los Angeles police department’s Lt. Gordon Olson told the LA Daily News. Both the victims were taken to the hospital when the incident was reported and the police arrived on scene. The man underwent surgery today while the woman […]

Shooting Involving Police Officer in Tulare, California

Shooting Involving Police Officer in Tulare, California

According to Tulare, California, law enforcement officers, an investigation is currently underway regarding an officer involved shooting. Reports state that the gunfire was exchanged near Hilman and Cartmill in Tulare at about 3:30 a.m. Police authorities reported that the incident originally started after the alleged suspect fled from police and led them on a short car chase […]

California Drought Leads to Attack on Bottled Water Companies

California Drought Leads to Attack on Bottled Water Companies

The California drought in the past year has led to bottled water companies operating their businesses in the state to come under attack. Nestle, among them, has been at the forefront of a petition by the Courage Campaign to shut down its operations. The Swiss food giant, it claims, is pumping water from the desert and […]

California Shooting Leaves Four Injured

California Shooting Leaves Four Injured

A serious shooting in Isla Vista, California has left four people injured as a result. There is also said to be a matter of assault involved in the incident. Four men have been reported as having ended up in the hospital following the shooting, and two of them are said to be suspects. The suspects’ […]

Three People Shot Near University of California

Three People Shot Near University of California

Three people have been shot near the University of California’s Santa Barbara campus. Officials recently released a statement detailing that they were still investigating the matter in order to apprehend any suspects and fully figure out exactly what happened. According to reports, police responded to the scene at around 7:30pm Monday evening (May 11). A […]

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