California lab develops 'Second Skin' to shield against coronavirus and other biological threats
California lab develops 'Second Skin' to shield against coronavirus and other biological threats

Federal researchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have developed a breathable, protective fabric - designed to shield users by smartly responding to chemical or biological agents

La Nina 2020: Weather system set to bake the US with heat and humidity, here's what you need to know
La Nina 2020: Weather system set to bake the US with heat and humidity, here's what you need to know

This summer is going to be hotter than usual across the US, beginning from June through August

Nevada Earthquake: Las Vegas-Reno highway damaged after 6.5 quake shakes state, largest in 66 years
Nevada Earthquake: Las Vegas-Reno highway damaged after 6.5 quake shakes state, largest in 66 years

Tremors were also felt in California and Utah and the USGS warned that the area will continue to experience aftershocks

Elon Musk's Tesla Inc was founded by others and he was credited as co-founder through a lawsuit settlement
Elon Musk's Tesla Inc was founded by others and he was credited as co-founder through a lawsuit settlement

Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning originally started the company in 2003 after Eberhard came up with the idea for electric vehicles

Elon Musk emerges winner in reopening standoff as California allows Tesla plant to run with safety guidelines
Elon Musk emerges winner in reopening standoff as California allows Tesla plant to run with safety guidelines

The company is now looking to ramp up production of its electric vehicles and batteries despite a statewide coronavirus lockdown

Trump backs Elon Musk's decision to reopen California plant in defiance of coronavirus closure order
Trump backs Elon Musk's decision to reopen California plant in defiance of coronavirus closure order

This comes after Musk announced the previous day he had gone "against Alameda County rules" and resumed production in his Fremont facility, despite it being ordered to remain closed until June

Kobe Bryant crash: Pilot's family blames passengers for their own deaths as they knew ‘the risks involved'
Kobe Bryant crash: Pilot's family blames passengers for their own deaths as they knew ‘the risks involved'

Kobe, his daughter Gianna, and seven others died after their helicopter crashed into a mountainside in Calabasas, California in January

California surfer, 26, mauled to death by shark after he hit a closed beach ignoring lockdown rules
California surfer, 26, mauled to death by shark after he hit a closed beach ignoring lockdown rules

Authorities will shut access to the water one mile north and south of the site of the incident for five days

Brave surfer survives shark attack by punching it in the face twice, footage shows it continued to follow him
Brave surfer survives shark attack by punching it in the face twice, footage shows it continued to follow him

This French backpacker is lucky to be alive after his close encounter with a shark

Elon Musk threatens to move Tesla out of California, sues county over lockdown dispute: 'I'm not messing around'
Elon Musk threatens to move Tesla out of California, sues county over lockdown dispute: 'I'm not messing around'

Tesla's Fremont facility is its only US vehicle assembly plant and the company would lose critical production if it shut down the plant to move equipment

California leads effort to help illegal immigrants overlooked by Trump's $2 trillion coronavirus relief package
California leads effort to help illegal immigrants overlooked by Trump's $2 trillion coronavirus relief package

The $2 trillion CARES Act is giving most taxpayers unemployment benefits and cash payments up to $1,200 but unauthorized immigrants numbering 11 million have been excluded from its scope

Sexual assault allegations to racist remarks: Authors dropped by publishers for being too controversial
Sexual assault allegations to racist remarks: Authors dropped by publishers for being too controversial

It is as if to say no matter the severity of the offense, publishers don't condone it and hence don't intend on representing the author henceforth

Nancy Pelosi refused to endorse Hillary after bitter feud with 'corporate sellout' Bill Clinton, reveals book
Nancy Pelosi refused to endorse Hillary after bitter feud with 'corporate sellout' Bill Clinton, reveals book

Pelosi, who has a net worth of almost $60 million, was seen as somebody who ‘looked down on unwashed masses from her San Francisco mansion'

24 cats rescued in California from sweltering car which had reached temperature of 118 degrees
24 cats rescued in California from sweltering car which had reached temperature of 118 degrees

The cats in the parked vehicle had no food or water and there was a 3-cm opening for air circulation

Ariana Grande's mother slams Elon Musk for wanting stay-at-home restrictions lifted: 'You're a disgrace'
Ariana Grande's mother slams Elon Musk for wanting stay-at-home restrictions lifted: 'You're a disgrace'

Tesla CEO's remarks about lifting the lockdown against the advise of health experts have drawn widespread criticism, including from Joan Grande 

'FREE AMERICA NOW': Elon Musk calls for businesses to reopen as coronavirus cases cross the million mark in US
'FREE AMERICA NOW': Elon Musk calls for businesses to reopen as coronavirus cases cross the million mark in US

The Tesla CEO applauded Texas for planning to reopen the state under specific guidelines, and asked other states to follow suit

Universities could see delayed semesters or online classes as final call on fall semesters remains pending
Universities could see delayed semesters or online classes as final call on fall semesters remains pending

While most universities are delaying final decisions on what can take place, some universities are already hinting at what could come

California official hurls cat across room and drinks beer during formal Zoom meeting, forced to quit
California official hurls cat across room and drinks beer during formal Zoom meeting, forced to quit

He was one of the city planning commissioners in Vallejo and the conference call was being attended by members of the city commission

Video shows Biden accuser Tara Reade's mom speaking about daughter's 'problems' on Larry King Live
Video shows Biden accuser Tara Reade's mom speaking about daughter's 'problems' on Larry King Live

Reade has accused Biden of sexual assault while she was working as an aide for the then Delaware representative in the US Senate

Incels: The ideology that's turning sex-starved misogynists into brutal mass murderers
Incels: The ideology that's turning sex-starved misogynists into brutal mass murderers

At least seven mass killings have been attributed to incels or self-described misogynists

Disney heiress Abigail slams media giant for paying massive executive bonuses while furloughing 100,000 workers
Disney heiress Abigail slams media giant for paying massive executive bonuses while furloughing 100,000 workers

Earlier this month, the Walt Disney Co. announced that it is furloughing those employees "whose jobs aren't necessary at this time"

Princess Anne supports Harry and Meghan over Megxit, says 'it was the right thing to do'
Princess Anne supports Harry and Meghan over Megxit, says 'it was the right thing to do'

Although the couple's split from the UK has soured ties between the royal members, it appears that Princess Anne is lending her support to the duo

UN promoting LGBTQ rights while undermining women's rights and religious freedom: Report
UN promoting LGBTQ rights while undermining women's rights and religious freedom: Report

The report comes as a 'progressive' agenda for abortion and new 'rights' to back membership of people into sexual identity groups

California churches sue Governor Newsom over coronavirus restrictions, say religious services are 'essential'
California churches sue Governor Newsom over coronavirus restrictions, say religious services are 'essential'

"If a Californian is able to go to Costco or the local marijuana shop or liquor store... in a responsible, socially distanced manner, then he or she must be allowed to practice their faith using the same precautions"

California girl, 15, hangs herself due to stress caused by coronavirus self-isolation: 'Struggled to cope'
California girl, 15, hangs herself due to stress caused by coronavirus self-isolation: 'Struggled to cope'

Smith hanged herself last week but did not leave behind a letter or a suicide-note

Flooding in Midwest in 2019 led to higher atmospheric carbon dioxide levels after delay in crop growing: Study
Flooding in Midwest in 2019 led to higher atmospheric carbon dioxide levels after delay in crop growing: Study

They found that the seasonal cycle of the 2019 crop growth was delayed by around two weeks and the maximum seasonal photosynthesis was reduced by about 15% because of the flooding

First US minor to die of coronavirus was turned away from care center because he had no insurance
First US minor to die of coronavirus was turned away from care center because he had no insurance

In a video, Mayor R Rex Parris said, 'He didn’t have insurance, so they did not treat him'

California man who licked toilet bowl for 'coronavirus challenge' hospitalized after testing positive
California man who licked toilet bowl for 'coronavirus challenge' hospitalized after testing positive

Larz from California revealed in his now-deleted tweet that he tested positive for COVID-19 days after revolting TikTok challenge

Coronavirus sceptic Elon Musk delivers over 1,000 ventilators to California hospital as cases rise alarmingly
Coronavirus sceptic Elon Musk delivers over 1,000 ventilators to California hospital as cases rise alarmingly

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO had previously called the panic over the virus as dumb

'Stop testing NBA players and start testing our first responders': Police chief pleads with Trump officials
'Stop testing NBA players and start testing our first responders': Police chief pleads with Trump officials

He also said he had to rely on 'backchannels' at a local hospital to procure tests for officers who had possibly been exposed to COVID-19

White supremacists planned to 'weaponize coronavirus' by leaving saliva on door knobs at FBI offices: Report
White supremacists planned to 'weaponize coronavirus' by leaving saliva on door knobs at FBI offices: Report

'They wanted to leave saliva on door handles at local FBI offices, spit on elevator buttons, and spread the virus in particularly nonwhite neighborhoods'

Coronavirus pandemic: As LAPD starts 12-hour shifts to enforce 'Safer at Home', officers fear getting infected
Coronavirus pandemic: As LAPD starts 12-hour shifts to enforce 'Safer at Home', officers fear getting infected

Governor Gavin Newsom announced the ‘Safe at Home’ initiative across California that requires nearly 40 million residents to remain indoors and limit outdoor movement to what is absolutely essential

Coronavirus: Hillary Clinton wants voting by mail be to made 'the norm' as outbreak threatens elections
Coronavirus: Hillary Clinton wants voting by mail be to made 'the norm' as outbreak threatens elections

Earlier this week, Donald Trump said he expected the ongoing crisis to last through at least July or August

2020 Presidential Elections State-by-State Guide: Florida always sees seesaw battle and this year is no different
2020 Presidential Elections State-by-State Guide: Florida always sees seesaw battle and this year is no different

In one of the biggest swing states in American's politics, the winner is separated from the loser by less than one point and this always makes the Sunshine State a top draw in presidential elections

Coronavirus: Georgia couple quarantined in different countries say 3-week separation was worse than illness itself
Coronavirus: Georgia couple quarantined in different countries say 3-week separation was worse than illness itself

Dale and Sherry Grizzle were onboard the Diamond Princess that was quarantined for two weeks in Yokohama, Japan. While Sherry found herself taken to Washington state, Dale was transported to Japan

Coronavirus: Mexico to consider shutting border with US to keep Americans from bringing disease into the country
Coronavirus: Mexico to consider shutting border with US to keep Americans from bringing disease into the country

While the US has seen a number of cases, the count for Mexico has been low and the authorities there intend to keep it that way

Coronavirus: Disney and Universal shut down parks and resorts till March end amid rising safety concerns
Coronavirus: Disney and Universal shut down parks and resorts till March end amid rising safety concerns

While there have been no positive cases in any of these places, officials announced the parks will be closing this weekend

Coronavirus: More Asian-Americans are buying guns to protect themselves as racist attacks spike amid outbreak
Coronavirus: More Asian-Americans are buying guns to protect themselves as racist attacks spike amid outbreak

As the novel coronavirus spreads its wings in the United States, with more cases being reported every passing day, the virus has not only triggered fear but racism as well

Ilhan Omar slams Kevin McCarthy for racist tweet about 'Chinese coronavirus'
Ilhan Omar slams Kevin McCarthy for racist tweet about 'Chinese coronavirus'

The 'Squad' member, who is seeking re-election this year, said viruses don't have nationalities, while House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has also stepped forward to demand his apology

Joe Biden slams Detroit worker who accused him of 'taking away' guns, tells him 'you are full of s**t'
Joe Biden slams Detroit worker who accused him of 'taking away' guns, tells him 'you are full of s**t'

The former vice president was confronted by the man over gun rights and was visibly agitated while defending himself on his gun-policy stand

Mini-Tuesday 2020: Joe Biden clinches day's biggest prize Michigan; is this the end of Bernie Sanders?
Mini-Tuesday 2020: Joe Biden clinches day's biggest prize Michigan; is this the end of Bernie Sanders?

The former vice president succeeded in attracting the group that supported Sanders in his 2016 primary victory over Hillary Clinton, showed exit polls

Coronavirus: California doctor wants schools shut IMMEDIATELY as 3 LA men are 'very ill' after Italy ski trip
Coronavirus: California doctor wants schools shut IMMEDIATELY as 3 LA men are 'very ill' after Italy ski trip

He says he's been treating the trio after they returned to the country on February 27

People fighting over ‘rotten’ food on Coronavirus-hit Grand Princess cruise ship, says passenger
People fighting over ‘rotten’ food on Coronavirus-hit Grand Princess cruise ship, says passenger

We are going stir crazy stuck in the cabin, says the 77-year-old

Kobe Bryant graphic pics leak: Calls for independent probe after LA cops mishandle case by destroying evidence
Kobe Bryant graphic pics leak: Calls for independent probe after LA cops mishandle case by destroying evidence

The sheriff's office has been accused of trying to suppress the information, with experts saying it "looks like a cover-up of misconduct"

Super Tuesday: Bernie Sanders wins California as he claims biggest prize on polling day
Super Tuesday: Bernie Sanders wins California as he claims biggest prize on polling day

California was a much-needed victory for Sanders who appears to be having a bad night with only three state wins so far

Super Tuesday: Bernie Sanders wins Utah, Colorado and Vermont, looks to clinch Texas and California
Super Tuesday: Bernie Sanders wins Utah, Colorado and Vermont, looks to clinch Texas and California

The Vermont senator is holding on to his coalition of liberal voters and people under 30

Super Tuesday Live Updates: Biden bags Texas in resounding finish, Sanders wins top prize California
Super Tuesday Live Updates: Biden bags Texas in resounding finish, Sanders wins top prize California

Many Democratic voters in Super Tuesday's presidential primaries made up their minds just before casting a ballot — and Joe Biden appears to be benefiting from their indecision

Super Tuesday: Will coronavirus cases in Texas and California force many concerned voters to stay indoors?
Super Tuesday: Will coronavirus cases in Texas and California force many concerned voters to stay indoors?

Experts say hardcore supporters would come out anyway and vote for their favorite candidate

CDC asks colleges, universities to 'consider' canceling foreign exchange programs and bring back US students
CDC asks colleges, universities to 'consider' canceling foreign exchange programs and bring back US students

More than 80,000 people worldwide have been suffering from COVID-19 and it is now sparking panic in the US as well

2020 Presidential Elections State-by-State Guide: Democrats may have little problem in bagging California
2020 Presidential Elections State-by-State Guide: Democrats may have little problem in bagging California

The 'resistance state' has made headlines on several occasions for its clashes with the Trump administration and the Republican leader is least likely to overcome the challenge this time either

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