California Church Shooting Was ‘Politically Motivated Hate’ Crime: Sheriff

The suspected gunman who opened fire in a church in Orange County, California, on Sunday — killing one person and injuring five others — is a Chinese American man believed to have targeted the Taiwanese congregants in a “politically motivated hate incident,” per the Orange Country sheriff. The suspect, 68-year-old David Chou, was a Chinese … Read more

Behind the scenes as Kourtney marries Travis

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker were married in a surprise courthouse ceremony — this is everything we know about what went down. After Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian married in a surprise courthouse ceremony in Santa Barbara, California, the Blink-182 drummer’s daughter, Alabama, went live on Instagram and gave fans their first look at the … Read more

The connection between pollution and hurricanes

Most times cleaner air is good news, but that’s not the case for hurricanes.  What You Need To Know From 1980 to 2020, air pollution has decreased in North America In the last 40 years tropical cyclone activity in the Atlantic has increased Air pollution in the Northern Pacific ocean has increased since 1980 NOAA … Read more

1 dead, 4 critically wounded after shooting inside Orange County church, police say

At least one person is dead and four people critically wounded after a shooting inside a church in Orange County, California, on Sunday, police said. A suspect is in custody, police said Sunday afternoon, and two handguns were recovered from the scene.  The Orange County Sheriff’s Office tweeted Sunday afternoon that they received a call … Read more

Multiple people shot California church in Laguna Woods Orange County one person detained casualties

One person is killed and five wounded at mass shooting inside Orange County Presbyterian church: Police have a suspect in custody and recovered the weapon they believe was used One person has been killed while at least five others were shot and wounded Sunday at a church in Laguna Woods, California Six people were struck … Read more

1 killed, 4 ‘critically wounded’ in Orange County church attack; congregants ‘hogtied’ shooter

One person died and four others were hospitalized with critical injuries following a shooting at a Laguna Woods church Sunday afternoon. Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Geneva Presbyterian Church on the 24000 block of El Toro Road around 1:30 p.m. for a report of several people who were shot. Firefighters and paramedics were called … Read more

Stargazing the late May sky

After May’s full moon and eclipse on May 15, there are other celestial events for stargazing. Source link

Scenes from space: Supermoon and total lunar eclipse

The celestial views these past few weeks have been stunning, including the planets on parade, and this month’s full moon will be a sky spectacle.  This is not just a regular full moon, it’s considered a supermoon. If that weren’t exciting enough, this month the full supermoon coincides with a total lunar eclipse. The best part, … Read more

California Getting New State Park, First in 13 Years

California will acquire a sprawling former farm property in the San Joaquin Valley and create a new state park for the first time in 13 years. The park is planned for Dos Rios Ranch, where the San Joaquin and Tuolumne rivers meet southwest of Modesto. The property will become California’s 280th state park and the … Read more

Oil Pipeline Owner to Pay $230M in Settlement for 2015 California Spill

The owner of an oil pipeline that spewed thousands of barrels of crude oil onto Southern California beaches in 2015 has agreed to pay $230 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by fishermen and property owners, court documents show. Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline agreed to pay $184 million to fishermen and fish processors … Read more