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Bubba Watson sinks an eagle and five birdies for one-shot lead at Genesis Open

Bubba Watson sinks an eagle and five birdies for one-shot lead at Genesis Open

Watson's 10-under-par total of 203 put him one stroke in front of Southern California native Patrick Cantlay, who rolled in a 55-foot birdie putt at the 18th to cap a 69 for 204

Feb 18, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Struggling Tiger Woods misses the cut at the Genesis Open in California

Struggling Tiger Woods misses the cut at the Genesis Open in California

The disappointing play left the 14-times major champion at six-over 148, four strokes over the projected cut of +2. 

Feb 17, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
Incredible! Plane lands in middle of highway after engine failure - Watch video

Incredible! Plane lands in middle of highway after engine failure - Watch video

A small plane made an emergency landing on the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa after its engine failed.

Jan 30, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
 California couple charged with torture of own children

California couple charged with torture of own children

A California couple who held their 13 malnourished children captive in a suburban home was charged with multiple counts of torture and child abuse as prosecutors said the youngsters had been shackled even to go to the bathroom.

Jan 19, 2018, 12:53 PM IST
13 siblings, aged 2 to 29, found malnourished, shackled to beds in California home

13 siblings, aged 2 to 29, found malnourished, shackled to beds in California home

The parents, 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old Louise Anna Turpin, were booked on torture and child endangerment charges with bail set at $9 million.

Jan 16, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Twenty dead in California mudslides, major highway closed

Twenty dead in California mudslides, major highway closed

The death toll from Southern California mudslides that swallowed dozens of homes and forced the closure of a major highway along the picturesque Santa Barbara County coast rose to 20 on Sunday, with four other people still reported missing.

Jan 15, 2018, 11:05 AM IST
California mudslides death toll rises to 19

California mudslides death toll rises to 19

The death toll from the mudslides in a California coastal town rose to 19 today but a man who had also been on the list of missing persons was located alive, authorities said.

Jan 14, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
Armed clashes kill 11 in Mexico's troubled Guerrero state

Armed clashes kill 11 in Mexico's troubled Guerrero state

Violent clashes involving gunmen, a community police force and state police killed 11 people in the troubled southern state of Guerrero, while a separate series of shootouts the previous night left seven dead in the northern Mexico beach resort of San Jose del Cabo.

Jan 08, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
Golden Globes 2018: Check out the list of winners in key categories

Golden Globes 2018: Check out the list of winners in key categories

Following is a list of film and television winners in key categories.

Jan 08, 2018, 10:15 AM IST
US to lift ban on offshore drilling off the coasts of Florida, California

US to lift ban on offshore drilling off the coasts of Florida, California

US President Donald Trump`s administration has announced plans to roll back a ban on new offshore drilling off the coasts of Florida and California and was considering over 40 sites for leasing of natural gas and oil production, the media reported.

Jan 05, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
Mike Tyson to open 40-acre marijuana farm in California

Mike Tyson to open 40-acre marijuana farm in California

 Boxing legend Mike Tyson will open a marijuana ranch in the southern California with the state legalising the sale of non-medical marijuana on the first day of 2018.

Jan 04, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
Justin Bieber selling painting to raise funds for charity

Justin Bieber selling painting to raise funds for charity

The 23-year old singer shared a photo of his painting, which sees the cross rising in an overcast sky, on Instagram saying that he is selling his painting to raise money.

Dec 31, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
Multiple people shot at in Southern California, 2 dead

Multiple people shot at in Southern California, 2 dead

Police say multiple people have been shot at a business in Southern California.

Dec 30, 2017, 06:19 AM IST
California fire now second-largest in state history

California fire now second-largest in state history

Officials say that the 425-acre Thomas fire burning in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties is slightly larger than the 2012 Rush fire in Lassen County.

Dec 20, 2017, 09:53 AM IST
Train derails onto highway in Washington state, multiple killed

Train derails onto highway in Washington state, multiple killed

An Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over a major highway in Washington state on Monday morning, leaving at least one train car dangling onto the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 and injuring several people, according to authorities.

Dec 18, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
Mahesh Babu and Ranveer Singh – two handsome hunks to share screen space

Mahesh Babu and Ranveer Singh – two handsome hunks to share screen space

Mahesh and Ranveer shot for an aerated drink brand at the NASCAR race track in California, US.

Dec 14, 2017, 08:18 AM IST
California Governor calls wildfires 'new normal', tells US state to prepare for threat

California Governor calls wildfires 'new normal', tells US state to prepare for threat

California Governor Jerry Brown said on Saturday that climate change has pushed weather to the most extreme, and the western US state must better prepare for a constant threat of wildfire which is the "new normal".

Dec 10, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
As winds relent, scorched California hopes for fire relief

As winds relent, scorched California hopes for fire relief

Brutal winds that fueled southern California wildfires finally began to ease Saturday, giving residents and firefighters hope for a respite as the destructive toll of the blazes came into focus.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
Wildfires rage across southern California, one dead

Wildfires rage across southern California, one dead

Firefighters on Thursday battled raging wildfires across southern California that have forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes, including residents on the outskirts of Los Angeles, America`s second-largest city.

Dec 08, 2017, 07:10 AM IST
Meet weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu: The new poster girl of Indian sport

Meet weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu: The new poster girl of Indian sport

Mirabai Chanu is doubly thrilled as the gold has erased the memories of a disastrous Rio Olympics where she had failed to even lift her entry weight of 104kg in clean and jerk to end her 48kg category event as DNF (Did Not Finish).

Dec 02, 2017, 19:55 PM IST