Michael Avenatti sentenced to 14 years in California fraud case

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Jailed attorney Michael Avenatti was sentenced to 14 years in prison Monday in Southern California and ordered to pay more than $10 million in damages after admitting to cheating four of his clients out of millions of dollars to have. The sentence was to follow the five-year sentence he is … Read more

In My Opinion: Beat California’s organic roadblocks

A composting company executive says the race has begun to expand California’s organic matter processing capacity to meet aggressive, fast-approaching government regulations. | KaliAntye/Shutterstock California has always been a leader in fighting climate change, championing clean energy and taking bold steps to reduce carbon in the atmosphere. But of all the recent “green” legislation passed … Read more

Attorney Michael Avenatti sentenced to 14 years in California fraud case

SANTA ANA, Calif. – Jailed attorney Michael Avenatti was sentenced to 14 years in prison Monday in Southern California and ordered to pay more than $10 million in damages after admitting to cheating four of his clients out of millions of dollars. The sentence was to follow the five-year sentence he is currently serving on … Read more

2022 COLA Awards Winner List: “Don’t Worry Darling”, “9-1-1” and more

“Don’t Worry Darling,” “9-1-1,” and upcoming comedy “80 for Brady” were among the winners of Sunday night’s 27th Annual California on Location Awards. The ceremony, hosted by Family Feud announcer Rubin Ervin, recognized site managers, site teams and public officials who have enabled on-site productions across the state. Don’t Worry Darling won Location Team of … Read more

California English teacher teaches kids grammar is part of white supremacy: ‘Undermine that BS’

FIRST ON FOX – A self-proclaimed “cringey” California English teacher claimed she was fighting “white supremacy” “BS” in her classroom by teaching students the over-emphasized importance of grammar and spelling rules. Marta Shaffer, a staff English teacher at Oroville High School, began the 2022-2023 school year teaching portions of linguistics to “fight white supremacy in … Read more

Oil companies spent heavily electing new California lawmakers. What will their millions buy? – Chico Enterprise record

Sacramento resident Jay Lor pumps gas at the Shell gas station on Del Paso Road in Natomas in June 2022. Oil companies spent heavily in the 2022 election supporting candidates they see as pro-business. (Photo: Hector Amezcua/Sacramento Bee) SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A handful of moderate Democrats and Republicans, beneficiaries of millions of dollars in oil … Read more

The man who jumped to his death at Disneyland was the California school principal

A man who jumped to his death from a Disneyland parking garage Saturday night was the principal of a Huntington Beach elementary school and a musician who taught and performed throughout Southern California. Christopher Christensen, 51, of Westminster, also faced child endangerment and battery charging after his arrest last month. He was due to appear … Read more