Tag Archives: Southern California

27Sep/17

Rapper Young Dolph shot in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (SEPTEMBER 26, 2017) (NBC) – Young Dolph was shot and critically wounded in Los Angeles on Tuesday (September 26). The rapper was shot near the Hollywood and Highland complex, a shopping center and the site of the annual Oscars ceremony, according to local media. Continue reading

13May/17

Oscars chief Boone Isaacs steps down from governors board

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – The departing president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which organizes the Oscars, said on Friday (May 12) she is also stepping down from the board of governors.
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24Jan/17

Oscars not so white in 2017

Following Tuesday (January 24) morning’s Academy Award nominations announcement, AMPAS president Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Gil Robertson, the president of the African American Film Critics Association react to the increased diversity across the categories.

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23Jan/16
British actress Charlotte Rampling

Oscar nominee Charlotte Rampling calls awards boycott racist

Charlotte Rampling says the boycott of the Oscars protesting the absence of black actors and directors is racist toward whites.
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02Dec/15

Shooting rampage at California social services agency leaves 14 dead, 14 wounded

Authorities say a manhunt is under way for up to three suspects who fatally shot at least 14 people in San Bernardino, California.

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02Dec/15

California shooting adds to market jitters

Stocks fell on Wednesday, after a shooting in southern California rattled the markets, adding to downward pressure after comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Bobbi Rebell reports.

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18Jul/15

Wildfire overruns packed California freeway, burns cars

Multiple cars torched as a fast-moving brush fire in Southern California crosses a major highway.

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22Feb/15

Countdown is on as world awaits Oscars

Crews put finishing touches on the red carpet as media from around the globe take their places ahead of the 87th Academy Awards.

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