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California Man Arrested Three Times in One Day, Released Due to COVID-19

Last week, a California man was taken into custody three times within a 12 hour period and was released each time over concerns of the spread of Coronavirus. 24-year-old Dijon Landrum was first arrested trying to break into a car and attempted to flee from police in a stolen vehicle. After being apprehended and charged […]

SOURCE SPORTS: L.A. Lakers Speak With L.A. Mayor for Potential Workouts

The Lakers have been in contact with the Los Angeles mayor’s office to discuss possibly opening their practice facility for players. Currently, the shelter-at-home order for L.A. residents expires on May 15, according to reports. On Monday, the NBA announced it will allow players to return to team facilities for voluntary workouts starting May 8. […]

California Governor Signs ‘Stay at Home’ Executive Order Throughout the State

California is not playing about the coronavirus and is issuing a more strict form of social distancing to happen in the United States. Governor Gavin Newsom is ordering California residents to stay indoors closing all non-essential businesses as of midnight Friday. Executive order N-33-20 will only allow for gas stations, pharmacies, grocery stores, and banks […]

U.S. Representative Barbara Lee Announces She Is Married

U.S Representative for California’s 13th congressional district Barbara Lee revealed she was married on New year’s Eve. On New Year’s the 73-year-old took to Twitter to show off her new man,  a reverend in the Los Angeles area. This just goes to show that you can find love at any age. Lee was married once […]

Four People Shot and Killed at NFL Watch Party in California

Fresno, California police are investigating a shooting at a football watch party where four people were shot and killed over the weekend. Police believe that it was a “targeted act of violence” that caused gunshots to erupt at the Rams vs. Bears watch party, which was described to authorities as a “family and friends gathering.” […]

Teacher Put On Leave In California For Wearing Blackface On Halloween, Attempting To Imitate Rapper Common

A California teacher was placed on administrative leave after putting on Blackface in an attempt to look like rapper Common for Halloween. The Milpitas Unified School District school teacher “chose to wear blackface paint and satirically imitate a TV commercial and well known national social activist of the African American community,” according to school board […]

LeBron James and Family Forced to Evacuate and Seek Shelter Amid Latest Los Angeles Wildfire

LeBron James was among the Southern California residents who had to leave their homes as mandatory evacuations were issued early Monday after a “very dynamic fire” erupted on a hillside near the Getty Center museum, fire officials said. The Los Angeles Fire Department is urging residents to evacuate the Mountain Gate and Mandeville Canyon communities, between Mandeville […]

California State Lawmakers Pass Bill Allowing Instate Student Athletes to Get Paid For Their Name, Images, and Likeness

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Athletes at California colleges could hire agents and sign endorsement deals under a bill the state Legislature sent to the governor Wednesday, setting up a potential confrontation with the NCAA that could jeopardize the athletic futures of powerhouse programs like USC, UCLA, and Stanford. According to the Los Angeles Times, lawmakers unanimously passed the legislation—also […]

Oakland Becomes Second City in the U.S. to Decriminalize Psychedelic Mushrooms

Things are about to get really trippy for residents in Oakland, California! According to a report by the Associated Press, city officials have voted to decriminalize adult use and possession of magic mushrooms and other psychoactive plants in California’s eighth most populated city. This news comes after speakers testified to the City Council that psychedelics […]

Mike Tyson to Host New Cannabis Friendly ‘The Kind Music Festival’ in 2019

The crowded California festival scene gets another contender in 2019, and it’s coming from an unlikely source. Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has announced The Kind Music Festival, an all-ages “pop-up” that embraces the state’s updated cannabis regulations. Taking place on February 23rd, the event will be held at the Tyson Ranch Resort, a 420-acre (nice) entertainment […]

Dodgers Monster Trade Could Be Chess Move for Bryce Harper

Cincinnati, OH- The Reds and Dodgers just pulled off one of the biggest trades at the winter meetings in all of baseball.  Star OF’s Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig, along with LHP Alex Wood and backup catcher Kyle Farmer for Starting Pitcher Homer Bailey. The Dodgers also sent a buttload of cash in the sum […]

Woman Pleads Guilty to Leading Prostitution Ring in California

Words by: Rashad Grove A 23-year-old woman will face justice for running a prostitution ring in California. Melanie Denae Williams was indicted earlier this year on charges that include sex trafficking an adult by force, fraud or coercion; two counts of sex trafficking of a minor; and two counts of enticement of a minor to […]

Death Total in Wildfires Reaches 42, Making This the Worst in California History

Death Total in Wildfires Reaches 42,  Making This The Worst in California History

Words by: Kevin Keise The fire that began five days ago, and still burning uncontrollably, on Camp Road in Paradise, North California just became the deadliest wildfire in the state’s history. Monday as the death total rose to 42; President Donald Trump declared the devastation as a major disaster. “I just approved an expedited request […]