Several arrested as KKK protesters, counter-protesters clash in California

Violence broke out on Saturday when Ku Klux Klan demonstrators and counter-protesters fought in Anaheim, California, leaving five people injured and thirteen people arrested, authorities said. Anaheim police spokesman Sgt. Daron Wyatt said the KKK planned a walking protest at Pearson Park. However, the counter-protesters arrived beforehand and attacked when the KKK got out of… Read More Several arrested as KKK protesters, counter-protesters clash in California

14 killed; 2 suspects identified in mass shooting in California

Two suspects died in a gun battle with police Wednesday hours after authorities say they burst into a holiday party at a center for people with developmental disabilities and killed 14 people. But it was unclear whether the furious shootout with the male and female was the end of a daylong manhunt after the mass… Read More 14 killed; 2 suspects identified in mass shooting in California

Navy jet fighter crashes in California; pilot ejected safely

A plane crashed near a Central California military base but not before authorities say the pilot ejected in midair and safely parachuted to the ground. Kings County Fire Chief Bill Lynch tells The Sentinel newspaper in Hanford that the pilot walked to emergency responders after reaching the ground on Monday afternoon. California Highway Patrol Officer… Read More Navy jet fighter crashes in California; pilot ejected safely

5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts

A powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, generating a nearly 16-foot wave, prompting the evacuation of about 1 million people and triggering tsunami advisories as far away as California. Authorities reported at least five deaths. The quake hit Wednesday night with its epicenter 46 kilometers (29 miles) west of Illapel, according to the U.S. Geological Survey… Read More 5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts

Car accident in California claims the life of a Marine, 18 injured

A Marine was killed and 18 others were injured on Thursday in a vehicle rollover accident at Camp Pendleton. Officials are investigating the accident, said Lt. Colleen McFadden, a spokeswoman for the 1st Marine Division. They haven’t released details about the conditions of the injured. “The command’s priorities are to take care of the Marines,… Read More Car accident in California claims the life of a Marine, 18 injured