Articles Tagged with california

California High School Students Publicly Shamed For Opposing LGBT Agenda

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In the United States today, the LGBT community has been constantly present in the news, primarily over the debate of gay marriage. However, the secondary situation they support is recognition of young Americans who identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, in public schools. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on this matter, especially the… Read more »

West Coast Storms Lead To Flooding In Washington

Washington has experienced significant flooding this week.

This week there have been roughly seven-inches of rainfall east of the Olympic Mountains in Washington State. The rain has caused the flooding of Duckabush and Dosewallips rivers in Washington. According to Keppie Keplinger, Jefferson County Emergency Management spokeswoman, rescue teams designed to handle flooding issues went door-to-door in the area. Several people were evacuated… Read more »

Fracking Causes Rancid Black Water To Pour From Faucets In California

Black sludge in the water supply.

One of a homeowner’s biggest fears is finding out your tap water isn’t safe to drink. Worse yet is finding out the entire water supply has been contaminated by some force outside your control. That’s exactly what happened to one California family Monday morning. Diane Morita was shocked to turn on her faucet and find… Read more »

University Of Minnesota Measles Case Confirmed

A measles case was identified in the University of Minnesota.

A student at the University of Minnesota has been diagnosed with a case of measles. The 20-year-old student had just returned to the university after having traveled internationally. After three days of classes he sought medical attention from the University of Minnesota’s Fairview Hospital. There, he was diagnosed with measles. According to MPR News, the… Read more »

Dolphin Rescued By Two Lifeguards Off Of The California Coast

Life guards rescue a dolphin from fishing lines off of the California coast.

Two lifeguards in Oceanside, California, rescued a struggling dolphin Thursday morning, and their amazing encounter was caught on video by a third rescuer. A dolphin was spotted off the coast of Oceanside, California, at around 10 a.m. on Thursday morning and appeared to be struggling and in distress. Three local lifeguards jumped on a boat… Read more »

Social Media Calls For Fans To #SaveTacoBell

The very first Taco Bell is in danger of being demolished.

In Downey, California, the world’s very first Taco Bell is facing the possibility of demolition. Opened by Glen Bell in 1962, the building was eventually taken over by a different fast food restaurant, Seafood & Tacos. Since the latter restaurant closed in December, the building has remained vacant. The old yellow building is boarded up,… Read more »

Killer Whales Surround, Interact With Trio In Inflatable Boat

The whales repeatedly approached the boat.

Three men from California found themselves surrounded by a pod of killer whales on Tuesday, getting as close to the animals as possible in the wild after setting out in an inflatable boat measuring just 10-feet-long. Eric Martin, his son, Cody, and David Lantos departed Southern California’s Redondo Beach and experienced a remarkable series of… Read more »

California Introduces ‘Global Warming Tax’ On Fuel

California introduces new fee on gas to combat global warming.

California has stepped up its fight against global warming with a new tax on fuel. As global warming grows worse and threatens the planet, governments around the world are taking action to help end the global warming crisis leaving the United States trailing behind. But at least one state is not waiting on federal authorities… Read more »

World’s First Test-Tube Penguin Born At California SeaWorld

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An unnamed baby Magellanic penguin in California has made history and is now the center of attention at SeaWorld. The adorable female penguin is the world’s first penguin to be conceived by artificial insemination, using semen that was frozen and then thawed, reports The Daily Mail. Though she was born a little over 12 weeks… Read more »

California Weather Fatal For Some, Others Rescued From Snow

Although many trapped motorists were rescued from the California snow, not everyone was so lucky.

California was host to some rare snow this week. Although almost 200 stranded people were rescued, the weather did contribute to two deaths that have been reported so far. In the San Bernardino Mountains, near Crestline, California, a wreck blocked the road, keeping motorists from moving forward during the fall of snow. As a result,… Read more »

Great White Shark Attacks Surfer At Montana De Oro, California

The unidentified surfer suffered injuries to his right thigh, though they were considered non-life-threatening.

A surfer survived a great white shark attack off California’s central coast on Sunday, according to State Parks Police, reaching shore under his own power despite his injuries. The man, who is in his 50s, was one of several people in the water at Sand Spit Beach in Montana De Oro State Park, just west… Read more »

Planned Parenthood Teaching Sex Education In California, Parents Irate Over Methods

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Planned Parenthood. Depending on if an individual is liberal or conservative, the company started by Margaret Sanger either provides a civil service or masqueraded eugenics. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on Planned Parenthood, that latest being the company’s ads that directly attack Republicans and their view on over-the-counter birth control. In retaliation, many registered Republicans… Read more »