Tag: California

TV shows shut down as latest California wildfires turn deadly

TV hits NCIS, S.W.A.T., comedy Bless This Mess and the Party Of Five reboot have all been shut down by the latest California wildfires. Cast and crew of the shows were told to stay home on Friday as the Saddleridge Fire burned through Porter Ranch, Sylmar and beyond, claiming homes and forcing 23,000 mandatory evacuations.…

Shaken communities take stock of damage after Southern California quakes

RIDGECREST, Calif. (Reuters) – High desert communities in Southern California on Saturday assessed damage and braced for potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that shook buildings, ruptured gas lines and sparked fires near the remote epicenter of the second temblor in as many days. The powerful magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked the Mojave Desert town…

5.6-magnitude earthquake hits 5 km off California coast

Published time: 23 Jun, 2019 04:10 Edited time: 23 Jun, 2019 04:17 Magnitude 5.6 earthquake has struck some 5 kilometers away from the coastal city of Petrolia, California. There have been no information about casualties or damage. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Follow RT on RT USA News

California sues Trump administration over high-speed rail funds

FILE PHOTO – California Governor Jerry Brown’s name and others are pictured on a railroad rail after a ceremony for the California High Speed Rail in Fresno, California January 6, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith WASHINGTON (Reuters) – California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration after it confirmed last week it will withhold $ 929 million in…