Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:00:14
Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home
A California couple has been arrested after authorities found a dozen of their malnourished children held captive in their home, with one as young as two and some shackled to beds in the dark, officials said Monday.
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:33:41
Two Thais confirmed dead in southern California mudslides
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office in California has confirmed the death of a Thai man, identified as Pinit Sutthithepa, 30, who was killed in a deadly mudslide in the southern California town of Montecito.
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:56:07
Car crashes into second floor of building
A handout photo made available by the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) shows emergency services at the scene of an accident where a car crashed into the second floor of an office building in Santa Ana, California, USA, 14 January 2018 (issued 15 January 2018).
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:26:13
Death toll from California mudslides now 18: official
Authorities in southern California said Friday they had discovered the body of an elderly man killed by mudslides that battered the region earlier this week, lifting the overall death toll to 18.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Thai boy, 6, killed in southern California mudslides, his father and sister missing
A SIX-YEAR-OLD Thai boy is confirmed to be among the latest fatalities from powerful mudslides in Southern California that have destroyed homes in a region already pummelled by massive wildfires.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:33:46
Firefighter killed in massive California blaze
A firefighter was killed in one of the largest blazes in California's history, officials said Thursday, as emergency services spent another day struggling to contain infernos across the tinder-dry state.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:01:36
As winds relent, scorched California hopes for fire relief
Ojai, United States - Brutal winds that fueled southern California wildfires finally began to ease Saturday, giving residents and firefighters hope for a respite as the destructive toll of multiple blazes came into focus.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:36:00
Wife of California shooter found dead under floorboards
Detectives searching the home of a man who went on a shooting rampage in northern California said Wednesday they had found his wife's body under the floorboards, raising the death toll to five.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:06:44
Four killed in California mass shooting
Four people were killed and nearly a dozen were wounded, including several children, when a gunman went on a rampage Tuesday at multiple locations, including a school in rural northern California.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:27:15
Treats for the tummy
California Steak restaurant celebrates November with a special dish of Deep Fried Bluefish with Spicy Chilli Paste at Kantary Hotel Ayutthaya and Stuffed Chicken Breast Served with A Cream Sauce and “German Pork Hocks at Kantary Hotel Kabinburi throughout this month.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 09:59:50
Top 10 smartest companies in 2017
Santa Clara, California-based chipmaker Nvidia has become the smartest company in the world this year, followed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk's space travel venture SpaceX and online retailer Amazon, according to the MIT Technology Review.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Jesse James and the case against gun control
In the southwestern corner of the United States – excluding California – criminals avoid robbing banks and shops, because almost everyone carries a gun.
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Gender tyranny has existed for centuries
Re: “‘He’ or ‘she’? Get it wrong in California and you face jail”, Have Your Say, October 14.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:12:34
California fire toll rises to 40
The death toll from California's wildfires rose to 40 on Sunday but firefighters reported progress in battling the flames, and thousands of evacuees were gradually being allowed to return home.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 01:00:00
China sets out to conquer electric vehicle industry
China is the world’s biggest passenger car market so an announcement by Xin Guobin, China’s vice-minister of the Industry and Information Technology Ministry, that the country is planning to phase out production and sales of fossil fuel cars has sent tremors through the global industry.