California

State of the United States

California is a state in the Western United States. It is bordered by Nevada to the east, Arizona to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, Oregon to the north, and the Mexican state of Baja California to the south. With over 39.5ย million residents across a total area of approximately 163,696 square miles (423,970ย km2), it is the most populous and the third-largest U.S. state by area. It is also the most populated subnational entity in North America and the 34th most populous in the world. The Greater Los Angeles area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation's second and fifth most populous urban regions respectively, with the former having more than 18.7ย million residents and the latter having over 9.6ย million. Sacramento is the state's capital, while Los Angeles is the most populous city in the state and the second most populous city in the country. Los Angeles County is the country's most populous, while San Bernardino County is the largest county by area in the country. San Francisco, which is both a city and a county, is the second most densely populated major city in the country and the fifth most densely populated county in the country, behind four of New York City's five boroughs.

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The driver who struck and killed NFL coach Greg Knapp has reportedly been cleared of any wrongdoing ... and will not face criminal charges. 58-year-old Knapp was..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 6 hours ago

California-native Kelly Wiglesworth was only 23 when she was cast as the white-water rafting guide turned island castaway on the very first season of the reality..
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Around 70 cargo ships are queuing outside two of the biggest ports in the US due to the increasing demand for imported goods.
3 days ago • Sky News
George Holliday -- the man who filmed Rodney King's beating at the hands of the LAPD in the '90s, which eventually triggered the L.A. Riot -- has died after..
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Tory Lanez just dropped a fat stack of cash to help dozens of California families post bail for their loved ones. The rapper made a surprise visit Friday to..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 1 week ago

The base of the world's largest tree has been wrapped in a flame-resistant blanket, in an attempt to save it from wildfires raging through California.
1 week ago • Sky News
World number one Jon Rahm says he is feeling "OK" after a suffering a stomach ailment as he prepares for next week's Ryder Cup at a PGA Tour event in California.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

A judge in California has dismissed a lawsuit from one of Marilyn Manson's ex-girlfriends, who accused him of raping and physically abusing her during their..
1 week ago • Sky News

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