Fights At Packed NorCal Shopping Mall Force Early ClosureSecurity had to break up two brawls among shoppers at a the Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento on the day after Christmas.
SoCal Company Begins Marketing First Personal Earthquake Warning DeviceBy now you may have heard that voice that warns earthquake researchers of coming quakes, but in the future the heads up may be coming out of your own phone.
Napa Grapes Blooming Early; Good For Taste, Bad For BusinessThe gradual rise in temperature could eventually threaten Napa’s ability to make wine.
Drought Conditions Intensify Wildfire Fears; Cal Fire Adds Staff EarlyCal Fire is staffing up its wildfire response crew earlier than normal the year after an uncommonly dry winter across most of the state.
California Failing To Fund Early Warning System That Sensed SoCal EarthquakeCalifornia’s early earthquake warning system worked as seismologists hoped it would, giving them notice that a quake was about to strike seconds before the ground in Los Angeles began shaking Monday, but residents didn’t get that warning because the state hasn’t identified a source of funding to build and maintain the system.
ConsumerWatch: Does It Pay To Shop Early For Back-To-School?Every retailer wants a piece of the $83.8 billion that the National Retail Federation expects Americans will spend this back-to-school season.