California, United States of America News, Events and Opinion on Allvoices
Front Page

California News

Breaking News: Allvoices Anchor of the Week: Veronica Roberts
Posted by: AllvoicesEditors

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-10 13:43:26 -0700 | your-story

“I am a wife, mother, educator, advocate who might occasionally--OK, more oft than not-- feel too much, think too much, cuss too much, overanalyze, overreact, overly sensitive--but I don't know any other way to be--that's just me.” Veronica Roberts We...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 40,758   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 1 44
Breaking News: Oprah interested in purchasing Los Angeles Clippers from Donald Sterling
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-03 16:54:45 -0700 | political-news

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. Better said, when life gives you Donald Sterling and his racist rants, you bring in Oprah Winfrey. Yes, the latest report from The Chicago Tribune indicates that Oprah is "interested in bidding...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 30,885   News Stories: 50
Blog Posts: 5 3 4 9
Breaking News: A 'very special auction' of Kim Kardashian's moral bankruptcy
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-03-13 00:46:16 -0700 | lifestyle-news

It's been all over the news since Friday what a charitable soul Kim Kardashian is. On Thursday, she announced on her Celebuzz blog an auction of wardrobe pieces to raise money for Typhoon Haiyan victims. The auction will include pieces...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 35,422   News Stories: 4
Blog Posts: 0 8 2 8
Breaking News: Allvoices Writers' Resources: Good style helps readers focus on substance
Posted by: Punditty

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-06 14:41:42 -0700 | your-story

Why is style so important when it comes to journalism? That’s easy – consistency in style makes it easier for readers to recognize substance in reporting and commentary. With that in mind, Allvoices is pleased to announce publication of the...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 5,197   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 1 0 2 7
Breaking News: Climate change exacerbates costly, deadly California wildfires
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

San Diego :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-19 12:31:22 -0700 | political-news

Arson is being considered in brush fires that were quickly spread by 50 mph gusting Santa Ana winds across parched and tinder-dry acres of land in San Diego County starting on Tuesday, but years-long drought and extreme temperatures driven by...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 20,559   News Stories: 19
Blog Posts: 0 4 8 16
Breaking News: Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation donates $3 million to boost Nepal's tiger population
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-22 18:21:50 -0800 | entertainment-news

The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has donated $3 million to the World Wildlife Fund to help double the number of tigers in Nepal within the next nine years. Leonardo DiCaprio, 39, remains a major player in Hollywood, and is using his...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 17,104   News Stories: 6
Blog Posts: 2 1 1 6
Breaking News: The myth of the GOP's 'limited government' philosophy
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Riverside :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-14 16:11:13 -0700 | political-news

If there’s one thing the Republican Party likes to claim for itself, it’s that it is the party of faith and freedom. Long has it acted as though it holds the monopoly on patriotism, that if you are a real...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 13,506   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 1 7
Breaking News: Email scam targets Gmail users' login info
Posted by: VeronicaS

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-03-23 13:48:41 -0700 | technology-news

Gmail users beware of a phishing scam The Internet has become a formidable domain for law enforcement to patrol as cybercrime expands and becomes more sophisticated. One of the latest is a phishing scam where Gmail users are being duped...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 3,379   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 6 0 1 4
Breaking News: Delta fiasco shows uncovered public breastfeeding remains stigmatized
Posted by: RenoBerkeley SelectMedia

Newport Beach :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-03-03 16:36:09 -0800 | causes-news

Last week, Allvoices writer Barry Ellsworth had some harsh words for women who nurse their babies in public. His piece was in response to a story about a new mother’s inquiry regarding breastfeeding on a Delta Air Lines plane without...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 2,664   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 5 1 6 12
Breaking News: Representation in video games still falls short
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-15 15:11:46 -0700 | entertainment-news

E3, the annual video game industry trade show, has come to a close. With it came stunning presentations of new games, features and technology. Even those who aren't big video games fans will be impressed by just how far game...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 2,316   News Stories: 13
Blog Posts: 0 2 2 0
Breaking News: In defense of #BringBackOurGirls and  'slacktivism'
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Riverside :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-13 14:38:12 -0700 | political-news

Opinion By now you've probably heard of #BringBackOurGirls, a social media campaign aimed at raising awareness of the 276 schoolgirls in Nigeria who were kidnapped by the country's militant extremist group, Boko Haram. You may have heard about it from...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 27,688   News Stories: 17
Blog Posts: 0 2 3 3
Breaking News: 'Redoing' the news: The Walmart betrayal
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-14 03:34:58 -0700 | political-news

In keeping with the tradition started by HBO's "The Newsroom," I think it's necessary to "redo" a piece of yesterday's news. On Friday, President Barack Obama praised the virtues of solar energy power from the rather dubious venue of a...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 1,266   News Stories: 2
Blog Posts: 0 0 1 1
Breaking News: Cameras were the problem for emergency responders in San Francisco plane crash (Satire)
Posted by: Nathan Salant SelectMedia

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-15 15:50:40 -0800 | travel-news

Now that we've all seen the photograph of a firefighter pointing out the location of an injured passenger to one of two fire trucks that eventually ran her over, we know what the real problem was: Firefighters have too many...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 13,407   News Stories: 12
Blog Posts: 0 1 1 0
Breaking News: Atheists in US embrace ‘megachurch' gatherings
Posted by: Mirjana Pantic

San Diego :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-25 11:33:19 -0800 | your-story

Atheist “megachurches” are becoming a phenomenon that has not bypassed the United States. This new type of non-believers’ gathering called “the Sunday Assembly” emerged in Europe earlier this year and it has easily found “consumers” in the US. The...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 7,856   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 1 1 4
Breaking News: Kim Fields gives birth to second son
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-14 12:42:42 -0800 | entertainment-news

Kim Fields, 44, best known for her role as Tootie Ramsey on the NBC sitcom, "The Facts of Life," gave birth to her second son Tuesday. Fields also has a 6-year-old son, Sebastian, with husband, Broadway actor Christopher Morgan, 37,...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 3,462   News Stories: 1
Blog Posts: 2 1 1 12

Build Your Allvoices Brand. Gain Influence. Make Money.

Join the Build Your Allvoices Brand Incentive Program

Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.