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A Brother’s Prank Call Caused A San Diego Highway To Shut Down On Thanksgiving (Video)

A Brother’s Prank Call Caused A San Diego Highway To Shut Down On Thanksgiving (Video)

Pranks among siblings are very common, but this brother never expected his prank call on his sister to end up involving  unsuspecting motorists, law enforcement and a busy highway being shut down on Thanksgiving. As a woman was driving down San Diego’s busy Interstate 15 highway, she received a call from an unfamiliar phone number […]

Jelly Belly Chairman Donates To Anti-Transgender Group

Jelly Belly Chairman Donates To Anti-Transgender Group

  In September, Jelly Belly Chairman Herman Rowland Sr. donated $5,000 to Privacy For All Students, a group whose goal is to repeal California Assembly Bill 1266. The bill allows transgender students to have equal access to bathrooms, locker rooms, sport teams and other gender-segregated facilities at school. Governor Jerry Brown sign this bill into […]

Child Shoots SWAT Officer With His Own Gun(Video)

Child Shoots SWAT Officer With His Own Gun(Video)

A child in Lodi, California pulled the trigger of a SWAT officer’s holstered Glock .40 caliber service weapon and shot the officer in the leg at a children’s event called “2013 Literacy Fair: Little Buckaroos Reading Roundup”.  The officer, Robert Rench, was there to show his SWAT vehicle and gear at the event when the […]

Republican Congressman Says He Understands DREAMERS Because He Was Born in Arkansas(Video)

Republican Congressman Says He Understands DREAMERS Because He Was Born in Arkansas(Video)

California Congressman Gary Miller(R-CA) was confronted by a few DREAMERS and his response was that he is just like them. You know, I’ve talked to a lot of young people like you. I mean, I understand the difficulty. Just like I was born in Arkansas. I came here when I was a year old. Absolutely, […]

DNC to Vote on Resolution For San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to Resign

DNC to Vote on Resolution For San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to Resign

The Democratic National Committee will vote on a resolution for scandal plagued San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to resign at the DNC’s summer meeting this week in Phoenix. Bob filner has refused to resign after being accused of sexually harassment by 16 different women. He admitted that he failed to fully respect the women who […]

California Governor Signs Transgender-Student Bill(Video)

California Governor Signs Transgender-Student Bill(Video)

On Monday, Democratic Governor Jerry Brown announced that he signed AB1266, a bill that allows transgender students to play both boy and girl sports, participate in any of the gender-specific  programs, while also allowing those students to use the gender segregated facilities of their choice, based on their self perception instead of their birth gender, […]

Eric Holder Delivers His Prison Reform Plan (Video)

Eric Holder Delivers His Prison Reform Plan (Video)

United States Attorney General Eric Holder is calling for huge changes in the American criminal justice system in an effort to take on the issue of prison overcrowding, in a speech he delivered to the American Bar Association in San Francisco. “Too many Americans go to too many prisons for far too long and for […]

Man Loses Leg While Watching a Power Plant Implosion in California

Man Loses Leg While Watching a Power Plant Implosion in California

On Saturday in Bakersfield, California, around a thousand spectators gathered in a nearby Lowe’s parking lot to observe the planned demolition of the Pacific Gas and Electric plant. What they didn’t plan is for the shrapnel from the plant explosion to travel across the street, injuring at least three people, one of which lost a […]

Supreme Court Orders California to Release Thousands of Prisoners

Supreme Court Orders California to Release Thousands of Prisoners

On Friday, the United States Supreme Court turned down the request made by California Governor Jerry Brown to delay the release of 10,000 inmates due to prison over crowding. Justice Antonin Scalia and Justice Samuel Alito feel this may lead to a serious crime wave throughout the state. Via NBC: The U.S. Supreme Court refused […]