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California is the most populous state in the United States, and the third largest by area. California is the second most populous sub-national entity in the Americas, behind only Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Gender Discrimination In Business Loans Allocation Affecting Women Entrepreneurs: US Law Maker

By IBTimes AU

Cantwell's efforts at ending this discrimination may get more support. (2:35 pm)

University of Southern California’s Josh Shaw Admits To Lying About Playing Hero

By IBTimes AU

USC cornerback Josh Shaw admits to fabricating the heroic story of jumping from a balcony to save a near-drowning nephew. (1:16 pm)

MORE TOPICS: LOS ANGELES

Earth Splits Open Mysteriously In Mexico Causing Locals To Worry; Experts Explain

By IBTimes AU

Geologists explains why the opening of earth in Mexico may not be an alarming phenomena. (10:14 am)

MORE TOPICS: EARTHQUAKE, MEXICO

A ball boy holds balls during a match during at the 2014 U.S. Open
American CiCi Bellis Youngest To Win US Open Match Since 1996

By IBTimes AU

At 15 years old, Cici Bellis pulled off the upset in the first round of the 2014 US Open beating 12th seed Dominika Cibulkova, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 to became the youngest player to win a match at the Grand Slam tournament in New York since Anna Kournikova did it 18 years ago. (9:53 am)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, NEW YORK

File photo of cigarettes are seen during manufacturing process in BAT Cigarette Factory in Bayreuth
5 Little Known Facts About Smoking

By IBTimes AU

Most people may be aware of cancer and lung diseases that is caused by smoking. But there are other facts are still unknown to most. (8:40 am)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

Actor Matt Damon And His Wife Luciana Barroso.
Matt Damon Doused Himself In Toilet Water, Fans React

By IBTimes AU

For his "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge," the actor got his water from a different source in support of Water.Org. (3:47 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

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UFO With Changing Colours Sighted By Lower Paxton Township Police In Pennsylvania

By IBTimes AU

On Aug. 25, in Pennsylvania, Lower Paxton Township resident Stephanie Wilkerson noticed something in the sky that was moving and changing colors (3:22 pm)

MORE TOPICS: PENNSYLVANIA, FLORIDA, MICHIGAN

Bill Clinton Admits Investigating UFOs When He Was President
Musician Tom DeLonge Encounters Multiple UFOs in San Diego

By IBTimes AU

Blink-182 musician Tom DeLonge saw multiple UFOs in the skies of San Diego while driving his car through California. (Aug 27)

‘Ray Donovan' Season 2 Recap: Episode 7 'Walk This Way' Aired On Aug. 24, 2014, Conor Donovan’s 14th Birthday Celebration With His Family [WATCH VIDEO]
‘Ray Donovan' Season 2 Recap: Episode 7 'Walk This Way' Aired On Aug. 24, 2014, Conor Donovan’s 14th Birthday Celebration With His Family [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

The "fixer" for the rich and famous in Los Angeles fixes everything else, except his family issues. (Aug 27)

MORE TOPICS: LOS ANGELES

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ISIS Posts Threats On Twitter, Works Around California Earthquake Hashtags, Pressures US To Respond To #StevensHeadinObamasHands

By IBTimes AU

Terror group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has started to infiltrate legitimate hashtags on Twitter to circumvent and promote their terroristic propaganda. The hashtags #napaearthquake and #sfearthquake were their latest victims. (Aug 27)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, EARTHQUAKE