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Two Southern California police officers killed, one wounded; manhunt on for gunman

Authorities in Southern California were searching late Saturday for a gunman who shot three police officers who were trying to resolve a family dispute, killing two of them.  “It was a simple family disturbance and he elected to open fire on a few of the guardians of the city,” Palm Springs Police Chief Bryan Reyes,

The Taxpayer Cost To Maintain Obama’s Golf Handicap: Over $3 Million

Zero Hedge  As the nation shivered through February and March and saw it’s gross domestic product collapse as humans hibernated, President Obama sought sunnier climes to ensure US supremacy on the world-leader’s golf handicap rankings. As The Washington Times reports, however, Obama’s trips this year to the golfing playgrounds of Palm Springs and Key Largo cost taxpayers

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake strikes near Los Angeles

 A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck near Los Angeles on Friday, rattling a wide swath of Southern California, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury from the temblor, centered outside suburban La Habra, about 20 miles from downtown Los Angeles, a Los Angeles Police Department spokeswoman said. “However the

New Report: More California Marines dying in car crashes, than war fatalities

 A Southern California Marine base has suffered more deaths from incidents including car crashes and suicides in the last seven years than war fatalities, a newspaper investigation showed on Monday. Sixty service members from the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms have died in the Middle East since 2007, while 64 have

What Will Happen When The ˜Big One’ Hits California?

Michael SnyderThe Truth  On Monday, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake threw the city of Los Angeles into a bit of a tizzy.  The ground shook, people screamed and news anchors ducked under their desks.  But it was just a 4.4 magnitude earthquake.  So what would happen if the “Big One” hit California?  What would happen if