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Nov. 12, 2015 - Today the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court ruling which had found California’s death penalty unconstitutional. But although death penalty proponents may be claiming a big victory, today’s ruling is just another example of how dysfunctional California’s death penalty system is.
In fact, the high court ruled...
Nov. 12, 2015 - Immigration agents in Bakersfield wanted Heleno Garcia Ramirez to sign a document in August that would have resulted in his immediate deportation. Garcia Ramirez, a U.S. resident for almost 25 years and the father of three children who are citizens, told them he wanted to fight his case.
The Immigration and...
SACRAMENTO, CA, Nov. 16, 2015 - While recent rains and cooler temperatures have lowered the threat of wildfires in some areas of the State, CAL FIRE continues to have extra firefighter staffing statewide and remains at peak fire season in Central and Southern California. Last week alone CAL FIRE crews responded to nearly 50...
November 15, 2015 - On 11-15-15 at 1:58 PM Denair Fire Department received a 911 call of a possible tornado in the 3900 Block of Gratton Road in Denair, CA. Several other 911 calls followed of the possible tornado touching down hitting homes, knocking down trees and damaging outbuildings. When Denair Fire Fighters arrived...
By Veronica Moscoso
My parents do need care. They are getting older. They are past 70-years-old. They are both retired.
Mom specially needs care she has osteoarthritis, she is also a breast cancer survivor. Dad has Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, and he also has other ailments give or take. So both of them definitely need help in...
LOS ANGELES - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris released the following statement on the death of California State University, Long Beach student Nohemi Gonzalez in yesterday’s attacks in Paris:
“On behalf of the California Department of Justice, I extend my deepest condolences to the family and friends of Nohemi Gonzales, whose young life was among...
SACRAMENTO November 13, 2015 - The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is updating its warning to consumers regarding certain seafood caught along the California coastline that may contain high levels of domoic acid. Advisories continue to be in place for:
- Consumers to avoid eating recreationally and commercially caught Dungeness and...
OAKLAND, CA, Nov. 13, 2015 - The ongoing toxic algae bloom along the West Coast — which has shut down crab fisheries in California — is likely poisoning marine mammals from Mexico to Alaska. This is a serious ecological and economic threat, which could get even worse and more frequent in a warmer future...