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    The BIG ONE Is Coming: San Andreas Fault In California Comes ALIVE!

    The San Andreas fault has seemingly come alive in recent days, putting the highly populated Bay Area in California on alert. “The Big One” is coming, and it could be right around the corner. The earthquake that rattled the Bay Area on Thursday was just one more reminder of the power and danger...
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    California's wildfire now ranks as state's third-largest

    The massive wildfire that California has been battling since early December has now ballooned into the third-largest in the state's history, burning a record amount of acreage, officials said on Saturday. Steve Concialdi, of the Orange County Fire Authority, said the Thomas Fire, which started...
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    News Ocean phenomenon eclipses El Niño

    A giant ‘blob’ of warm ocean water has had a bigger impact on marine ecosystems than El Niño, according to new research. The previously believed to be dead phenomenon known as ‘The Blob’ is an estimated 1,000 miles in diameter and 300 feet deep, and lurks off the coast of California. ‘The Blob’...
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    News Land around the San Andreas fault is rising and sinking

    For the first time, scientists have produced a computer image showing huge sections of California rising and sinking around the San Andreas fault. The vertical movement is the result of seismic strain that will be ultimately released in a large earthquake. The San Andreas fault is...
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    WWE Raw October 26th 2015 LIVE Discussion

    Live discussion takes place in the chat, click here to join! Live from the Valley View Casino, San Diego, California! Starts 8pm EST At WWE Hell in Cell on the award-winning WWE Network, The Wyatt Family made off with The Undertaker moments after his vicious battle with Brock Lesnar, Alberto...
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    Other Just how bad is California's drought?

    California continues to dry up. The latest figures indicate more than 80% of the state is in extreme drought, or worse, exceptional drought. These are sobering numbers, to be sure, but for an even better perspective on the drought's unprecedented progression, check out this GIF, created by L.A...
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    Other Here's How The Six Californias Plan Would Divide The Golden State

    Venture capitalist Tim Draper's widelycriticizedproposal to divide California into six separate states has reportedly received the signatures it needs to qualify for the November 2016 ballot (amidst accusations of voter fraud). Here's how the plan would break up the Golden State. California is...
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    News Whooping Cough Is Now a Full-Blown Epidemic in California

    Well, it's official. California's whooping cough outbreak is now officially classified as an epidemic by the Centers for Disease Control. Thanks anti-vaxxers. California has reported 3,458 cases of pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough, so far this year, with about 800 cases in the...