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California Hit-And-Run Driver Strikes 12 Kills One

California Hit-And-Run Driver Strikes 12 Kills One

In California, on Wednesday night, a Redondo Beach driver who was driving under the influence struck at least 12 pedestrians and killed one, according to a Breaking News report by CBS News in Los Angeles. Some of the other pedestrians are in critical condition, so the death toll could rise. The driver, who was arrested […]

Oakland Police Arrest Protesters

Oakland Police Arrest Protesters

Twenty-five protesters were arrested today after blocking the streets and chaining themselves to the Oakland Police Headquarters. The demonstrations were meant to call attention to the killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown by policemen in New York and Missouri. One defiant protester climbed the flagpole in front of the police station and replaced the […]

Effigy of African Americans Hung on Berkeley Campus

Effigy of African Americans Hung on Berkeley Campus

  Berkeley police confirmed that an effigy of an African-American was indeed hung on campus on Sather Gate Saturday morning. The display appeared roughly three hours before a #BlackLivesMatter rally and march scheduled to commence. Claire Holmes, university spokeswoman, said two more effigies depicting lynching victims were found around the Campanile Tower by campus police. […]

California Still in Drought Despite Powerful Storm and Mudslides

California Still in Drought Despite Powerful Storm and Mudslides

California residents have been told their state is still in drought despite the powerful storm that on Thursday caused thousands of power outages, and on Friday, mudslides. The “pineapple express” storm, said to be the worst California has seen in years, moved through much of the state yesterday, dumping enough rain to add a projected […]

Google Helps San Francisco Homeless With $2 Million Donation

Google Helps San Francisco Homeless With $2 Million Donation

Google has added another string to its philanthropic bow by donating $2 million to help San Francisco’s homeless population. The internet giant made the timely announcement on Thursday during the worst storms the bay-city has seen in five years. The money, which is being distributed through the company’s philanthropic arm google.org, will be shared among […]

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