Tag: California

Millions face power cuts as California fires spread

by Jocelyne ZABLIT Californian officials warned Saturday that "extreme" wind conditions were set to fan wildfires across the north of the US state as residents were ordered to evacuate and millions faced power cuts. About 50,000 people were ordered to flee their homes in Sonoma county,...

Multiple victims as shooter opens fire at US food festival: police

A shooting at a major food festival in the US state of California caused multiple casualties on Sunday, police said. "The hearts of Gilroy PD and entire community go out to the victims of today's shooting at the Garlic Festival," the local police department tweeted. NBC...

Nearly half of the California’s workers are dealing with poverty

A survey released Tuesday by the Public Religion Research Institute paints a grim picture for those living in California. Not only it suggests the majority of residents do not believe the "California dream" is alive today, it also paints a picture of rising poverty among...