Russian-speaking California resident arrested on suspicion of arson that caused a forest fire

In California, a Russian-speaking woman was arrested, who is suspected of arson, which caused a forest fire and had to evacuate residents of the surrounding area. The publication 711web spoke about this in more detail. Workers at JF Shea and Mountain Gate reported seeing a woman trespassing. She led ...

Ocean congestion: dozens of cargo ships have piled up near the port of Los Angeles and cannot unload

 With the gradual opening of the US economy after quarantine restrictions, an increased demand for imported goods has arisen. About 40% of container traffic in the United States takes place in California ports. This is reported by the Voice of America. Supply chain disruptions are also linked to a shortage of trucks and drivers. ...

California wildfires threaten the world's largest tree

Firefighters in California are trying to save the world's largest trees, threatened by wildfires that have raged for weeks in Sequoia National Park. Writes about this BBC. This park is famous for its giant sequoias, including the XNUMX-meter giant "General Sherman" - the largest ...

In California, cliffs collapse en masse: it threatens entire coastal areas

In August 2019, three women were walking along Encinitas Beach, California, when a cliff suddenly collapsed. One of the women was killed instantly, and her sister and niece later died in hospital. This tragic event was neither the first nor the last collapse ...

About 1100 lightning strikes the ground in California in one night: they caused wildfires

On the night of September 9-10, a wave of powerful thunderstorms swept across California. The night sky erupted in 1100 lightning bolts, which triggered new wildfires across the state, writes CNN. “Approximately 1100 lightning struck the ground in one night,” she wrote in ...

California proposes to punish men for removing condoms without partner's permission

A new law in California will make it illegal to remove a condom during intercourse without your partner's permission (called “stealth”). Writes about this Newsweek. The bill, introduced by Democratic Assemblyman Christina Garcia, has passed the California State Assembly and will be sent to ...

Newsom's recall from the post of governor of California: how the process is going and what will happen next

Republicans hope to revive the spirit of 2003 and topple Governor Gavin Newsom as California's head of state, Politico reported. Less than two weeks are left before the second recall in the history of the state of California, and the fate of Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom will soon be decided. This is the best chance for ...

An 'invisible' house in the middle of the California desert: how and why this unique structure was disguised

Designer Thomas Osinsk and Los Angeles-based film producer Chris Hanley have created a mirror house in the desert near Joshua Tree National Park. Writes about this Dezeen. The invisible house is in a remote location. The property is available for rent for filming, photo shoots and all kinds of events. ...

'A real heroine': a mother with her bare hands recaptured her son from a mountain lion who attacked him

In California, a mountain lion attacked a 5-year-old child. The mother, not bewildered, beat the boy away from the animal with her bare hands. More details were told by the New York Post. According to the authorities, the woman struck a 65-pound (30 kg) wild animal and took her baby away from him in ...

Forest fires in California have reached the border with Nevada: residents covered with a cloud of smoke

A wind-driven wildfire approaches Lake Tahoe, blanketing tourist spots with a cloud of smoke. More than 14 firefighters are fighting the fire element in the forests of California. Writes about this The Guardian. As the weather got hotter and the winds got worse, officials said ...

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