January 19, 2022

California school reopening leader announces run for state legislature: 'Year of the parent'

A California resident who was a major proponent of reopening schools after many went to remote-only learning at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic has announced a run for a state assembly seat.  Jonathan Zachreson, founder of Reopen California Schools, announced his run for the 5th Assembly District on Friday after Assemblymen Kevin Kiley announced […]

California AG: Murder charges inappropriate in stillborn cases –

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! California Attorney General Rob Bonta advised Thursday that murder charges aren’t warranted for women who have stillborn babies – even in cases where the woman’s actions contributed to the death. “It’s an experience that should be met with an outreached hand, not handcuffs and murder charges,” Bonta […]

Rare elephant seal spotted napping near California coast

That’s something you don’t see every day. While whale watchers typically hope to spot whales, one group off the coast of California saw something just as exciting – an elephant seal. A boat from Capt. Dave’s Dana Point Dolphin and Whale Watching Safari came across the animal that’s known to be shy and therefore, not […]

California City Giving Blacks Housing for ‘Theft’ of Homes to Build Highways

The California city of Santa Monica is offering housing to black families that had homes in the path of the newly constructed Interstate 1src and other urban renewal projects built in the 195srcs. Beginning in January, those former residents and their descendants will get “priority access to apartments with below-market rents in the hopes that…

California man allegedly tortured, killed girlfriend, 24, on Christmas Eve

A 21-year-old man in Southern California allegedly tortured his girlfriend before killing her on Christmas Eve, according to authorities. Saul Nava is being held in the Ventura County jail on $2 million bail under suspicion that he committed murder, mayhem, and torture, according to local Fox 11 Los Angeles. In California, “mayhem” is a felony […]

California police respond to shopping mall amid reports of active shooter

Police in Northern California responded to a shopping mall Friday night amid reports of an active shooter but no evidence was found of shots fired, authorities said.  The Milpitas Police Department said officers responded to the Great Mall just after 5:30 p.m. PT after reports of an altercation where someone brandished a knife. Shortly after, […]

California police chase suspect in stolen big rig in hours-long pursuit

A driver of an allegedly stolen 18-wheeler led police on a slow speed, hours-long pursuit through the Los Angeles area on Wednesday night, according to reports.  The big rig was allegedly taken from the lot of distribution company Individual FoodService in Bell, California, in East Los Angeles around 8 p.m. PT., FOX 11 in Los […]

Congressman Keller discusses Democrat obstruction of police reform on One America News

Congressman Keller discusses Democrat obstruction of police reform on One America News – June 26, 2020.

REPORT: California AG leaves a meeting on crime after staying for two minutes

California shooting leaves CHP officer wounded; 1 suspect nabbed, another sought: reports

A California Highway Patrol officer was wounded Thursday while investigating a previous shooting, according to reports. One suspect was arrested in connection with the shooting while another suspect remained at large, FOX 40 of Sacramento reported. The CHP officer was shot in Turlock, a city along Highway 99, about 106 miles southeast of San Francisco. […]

Dianne Feinstein on abortion: California senator suggests a 15-week fetus isn't a human being

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., indicated that she doesn’t believe a fetus could be considered a “human being” at 15 weeks old, the point at which Mississippi’s controversial law attempts to ban abortions. Fox News asked the senator on Tuesday whether she thought a “fetus at 15 weeks […]

Warrant issued for California Nordstrom smash-and-grab suspect previously released on bail

An arrest warrant was issued for a suspect in the Nordstrom smash-and-grab looting in Walnut Creek, California, after she was already arrested and released on bail.  Dana Dawson was arrested in connection to the smash-and-grab looting where about 80 people stormed the Nordstrom location about 25 miles from San Francisco. She is accused of using […]

New Zealand Announces Over 800 Border Exemptions for Agriculture and Tech Skilled Migrants

The New Zealand government announced border class exemptions for over 200 skilled agriculture workers and 600 tech specialists to relieve pressures created by COVID-19. Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor​ said the government was aware that labour challenges remained and would continue working with the sector to meet them where possible. Agriculture border exemptions include 200 mobile…

Federal Leaders Begin Doing the Rounds After Domestic Border Reopens

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and opposition leader Anthony Albanese will take advantage of Queensland’s domestic border reopening and begin doing the rounds to visit key seats in preparation for the expected-election next year. The Australian Labor Party’s (ALP) Anthony Albanese began his unofficial campaign in Caboolture, north of Brisbane, on Dec. 13. According to The…

California Schools Phase out ‘D’ and ‘F’ Grades for High School Students

As high school students transition out of distance learning imposed by pandemic restrictions, several California districts are dropping the use of “D” and “F” grades in an attempt to reengage students in school and boost entry into the state’s public colleges. Los Angeles Unified, Oakland Unified, Sacramento City Unified, and San Diego Unified are among…

San Diego County Approves $160 Billion Transportation Plan, Cuts out Mileage Tax

SAN DIEGO—The San Diego Association of Governments’ (SANDAG) board of directors passed on Dec. 10 the 2021 Regional Transportation Plan without the controversial road mileage tax, but questions remain as to how the regional transportation agency will fund the $160 billion plan. A four-cents-per-mile road usage tax proposal and two half-cent regional sales taxes proposed for 2022 and 2028…

FACT CHECK: Did A California Store Owner Price All Of His Items At $951 To Prosecute Thieves?

An image shared on Facebook over 560 times claims a California store owner priced all of his store items at $951 so that thieves can be prosecuted. Verdict: False There is no record of a California store owner raising his prices so he can prosecute thieves. The claim stems from a satire article. Fact Check:…

Silicon Valley mansion used for California mom’s booze-fueled teen sex parties: what to know

The California mom accused of throwing alcohol-fueled sex parties for teenagers lived in a nearly 6,000 square foot mansion in Silicon Valley.  Shannon O’Connor is facing 39 criminal charges, including sexual abuse, sexual battery, child endangerment and giving alcohol to minors stemming from parties she allegedly hosted at her home. She could spend more than […]

Effort to recall Los Angeles DA Gascon kicks off again as crime rages throughout California

An effort to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascon began again on Monday, following widespread crime in the city, including the fatal shooting of a music executive’s 81-year-old wife in her home.  Supporters of the effort announced on the steps of the Hall of Justice Monday that they will serve the DA with a […]

California police release video, new info on Silicon Valley-area shootout with suspect in stolen vehicle

Police in California’s Silicon Valley area released new information this weekend about an extensive shootout last month involving an armed suspect in a stolen vehicle. The suspect, identified as Michael Nelson, 42, was struck by police gunfire and succumbed to his injuries four days after the Oct. 15 incident, according to the Milpitas Police Department.  […]

Exclusive — Rep. Devin Nunes: California Democrats Create Water Shortages, Brownouts, Wildfires and Blame ‘Global Warming’

Democrats impose policies that create electricity and water shortages and wildfires while blaming “climate change” and “global warming,” Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) noted on Friday’s edition of the Breitbart News Daily podcast with host Alex Marlow. “California is not out of water because of global warming,” Nunes stated. “These fires aren’t happening because of global warming,…

California high-capacity gun magazine ban upheld by federal appeals court

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A federal appeals court handed California Gov. Gavin Newsom a victory Tuesday, upholding a ban on high-capacity ammunition gun magazines. The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, in a divided 7-4 ruling, wrote that the ammunition ban is “a reasonable fit for the important government interest of […]

California Faces Wave of ‘Flash Mob’ Smash-and-Grab Thefts

California has faced two weeks of sustained “smash-and-grab” burglaries around the state involving flash mobs of thieves running into stores, smashing glass cases, and running out with thousands of dollars worth of jewelry, purses, electronics, and other goods. While smash-and-grab burglaries have become commonplace in California — particularly in San Francisco — the quick succession…

Apple, Nordstrom Stores Hit in Last Minute Smash-and-Grab Robbery in California

The string of high-end store robberies continued in California Wednesday with a last-minute smash-and-grab operation at Apple and Nordstrom stores while shopping continued for the holidays. “Thieves rushed into a Southern California Nordstrom store the night before Thanksgiving and ran off with pricey goods in the latest in a string of organized retail thefts,” the Associated Press reported. The…

Walter Blanks on One America News Discussing Supreme Court Ruling on School Choice

AFC Walter Blanks, Jr. discusses the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling yesterday on Blaine Amendments and school choice.

California couple ‘devastated’ after ‘nightmare’ IVF mix-up

Largest Urban Water District in Southern California Declares Drought Emergency

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, which represents six water agencies in densely-populated Southern California, declared a drought emergency Tuesday and urged residents to conserve water, as future conservation measures loom. The Los Angeles Times reported: Those water agencies, which supply cities in Los Angeles, Ventura and San Bernardino counties, have been instructed to activate…

California school board member who fired F-bomb at parent had 2nd hot-mic slip-up, video suggests

The president of a California school district who apologized this week for cursing at a parent who was speaking out against mask mandates in schools during a Tuesday meeting was apparently caught on a hot mic for a second time during the same meeting, according to a social media video. …

Southern California Fire Shuts Highway, Forces Evacuations

SOLVANG, Calif.—Evacuation orders were expanded Tuesday for a growing wildfire driven by intense winds that has shut down a key Southern California highway for more than a day. At least 200 firefighters battled the Alisal Fire, which had scorched 12.5 square miles coastal Santa Barbara County and remained completely uncontained…

California Mom Arrested for Allegedly Hosting Teen Sex Parties

A 47-year-old mom from California has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of child abuse and sexual assault for allegedly hosting a series of drunken sex parties for underage teenagers. District Attorney Jeff Rosen said in a statement: It took a lot of brave children to come forward and to untangle this deeply disturbing case. As…

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