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San Quentin Inmates Family Demand Answers Following Prison Death

August 14, 2015 9:33 am

SACRAMENTO, Ca — Hugo Pinell, a notorious killer with ties to the 1960s and 1970s black revolutionary movement, survived 45 years as the longest-serving inmate in California’s prison isolation units, partly for his own protection. Just days after he was moved into the general prison population, fellow inmates fatally stabbed him in an exercise yard. […]

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Cause Of Death Released In Madyson Middleton Case

August 13, 2015 10:11 pm

SANTA CRUZ, Ca – An 8-year-old Santa Cruz girl who was allegedly lured into a neighbor’s apartment and killed suffered stab wounds to her neck and was asphyxiated, authorities revealed Thursday. The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Department said those were the conclusion of the coroner’s report into the death of Madyson Middleton. Adrian Jerry Gonzalez, […]

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Largest Shark Ever Filmed

August 13, 2015 7:28 am

A newly released video has surfaced showing what may be the largest shark ever filmed. The great white shark, nicknamed “Deep Blue” and featured in Discovery Channel’s Shark Week programming last year, is estimated to be 20 feet long and weighs around 5,000 pounds, according to Mauricio Hoyos Padilla, who shot the footage and is […]

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China Explosions Death Toll Rises to 50

August 13, 2015 7:09 am

Tianjin, China – The massive explosions in China’s northern city of Tianjin are now known to have killed at least 50 people. More than 700 have been injured and hospitals are struggling to cope with the number of casualties. The blasts, at a warehouse storing toxic chemicals, destroyed tower blocks and burned out thousands of […]

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Suspects in Salinas Jewelry Heists in Custody

August 12, 2015 3:46 pm

Salinas– Three people suspected of robbing two Don Roberto’s jewelry stores in Salinas last month are now behind bars. Salinas police were able to obtain evidence leading to the arrests of three suspects with the help of witnesses. 22- year-old Rigoberto Torres of Castroville, 22-year-old Freddy Robledo of Soledad, and 19-year-old Emeli Soto of Salinas […]

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Peak of Perseid Meteor Shower Lights Up Sky Tonight

August 12, 2015 12:32 pm

Earth–The Perseid meteor shower, a light show in space that occurs annually, is expected to be even more breathtaking than usual tonight, according to NASA. The moving meteors create streaks of light across the sky that experts say create the most easily observed meteor display of the year. And even more so tonight, due to […]

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Anonymous Bomb Threats Made Toward Monterey High School

August 12, 2015 11:45 am

Update:  A 15-year-old suspect from Seaside has been arrested in connection this is case. The boy will be booked at Juvenile Hall for making threats (§422 PC) and falsely reporting an explosive (§148.1(c) PC). Based on the preliminary evidence, law enforcement believes the boy was acting alone. It appears the boy was not currently enrolled […]

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EPA Clean Up Crew Accidentally Causes Toxic Waste Spill

August 11, 2015 12:41 pm

Durango, CO–Over three million gallons of toxic waste water have spilled into two major Colorado rivers caused by a mishandled inspection of an abandoned gold mine by an EPA crew. The pollution continues to a flow at a rate of about 500 gallons per minute as officials struggle to prevent the chemical cocktail of lead, […]

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Suspect in Maddy Murder Trial Possibly Made Mass Shooting Threat

August 11, 2015 12:17 pm

Santa Cruz–Investigators are currently looking into whether Adrian Gonzalez, the juvenile suspected of killing eight-year-old Madyson Middleton-is possibly connected to a threat that shut down a Santa Cruz high school for a day last year. According to the Santa Cruz Sentinel, on the day Gonzalez was arrested he wrote on his Instagram account of having […]

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More Civil Unrest In Ferguson

August 10, 2015 10:20 pm

FERGUSON, Mo. — A man who was shot and critically injured by police ib Ferguson, Mo after authorities said he opened fire at officers was in critical condition Monday, his father said, as questions remained about what sparked the gunfire amid protests marking the first anniversary of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. The late-night […]

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