California snowstorm shuts down 70-mile stretch of interstate

Parts of California are getting a white Christmas, with snow hitting the mountains. Other areas of California saw a wet and rainy Christmas as storms continue to wreak havoc in the state. A 70 mile stretch of interstate over the top of the Sierra Nevada was closed Saturday when a storm dropped 2 feet of snow on some ski resorts.

A major Christmas weekend storm caused whiteout conditions and closed key highways in the mountains of Northern California and Nevada, with forecasters warning that travel in the Sierra Nevada could be difficult for several days.

Cash out mortgage rates from top lenders are the best today. You can view rates online. Over 20 million people helped.

In Northern California, 29 inches of snow fell over a 24 hour period.

"If you don't need to be out and about today, please stay at home," the sheriff's office said.

It looks like Trump was on the wrong payroll.

The Ascent.

Why this ad?

Go ad-free.

After spending $1,000 within three months, you can earn a $200 cash rewards bonus.

Will it snow for the first time in more than two decades in Fresno?

A woman who police say shoplifted from a store in Venice was captured on video carrying a large pickaxe leaving customers concerned for their safety.

A new law takes effect on New Year's Day, meaning that leftover pasta, egg shells, banana peels, and other food scraps can't go in with the rest of the trash. has an ad.

Why this ad?

Go ad-free.

A female surfer helped the victim to the shore. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

These metro areas are close to expensive housing markets but have lower real estate prices in areas where jobs are growing.

The Ventura County Star is called the VC Star.

Ventura County will get a bit of reprieve from rain but locals should prepare for another storm that will bring cold weather.

The giraffe has an ad.

Why this ad?

Go ad-free.

Drivers in Virginia are surprised. You need to read this if you live in Virginia.

The Star Tribune is in Minneapolis.

Some community groups have called for the resignation of Sheriff David Hutchinson after he was arrested for drunk driving. He admitted that he did something that was not right, but said that he would not give up his term. I regained my drive to serve the people of Hennepin County after getting sober.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. The Holbrook family of Michigan were angry and frustrated after the Odyssey of the Seas returned to Port Everglades from its eight-night voyage. Christopher Holbrook spent Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in his room in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19. Holbrook said it was the worst Christmas he had ever seen.

The aircraft is on track to be one of the worst-selling aircraft in the history of the company.

You can save hundreds a month if you have access to our consistently low mortgage rates. We're here to help.

It was too late in Los Angeles County to be considered a white Christmas, but it fell in time in Seattle and covered the ground.

After selling most of his real estate holdings, Musk claimed that he only lives in a $50,000 home in Texas. The Wall Street Journal has recently found that this claim is false, as Musk sometimes stays in a mansion owned by Ken Howery, and also searches for his own home in Austin.

Naren Gupta was a venture capitalist who co-founded a company to help plant Indian software companies on the world map. Gupta co-founded Integrated Systems, a software firm that was sold to Intel, after moving to the U.S. to pursue higher education. Gupta began looking at investment opportunities after leaving the firm.

He didn't think cutting this log would change his life.

There was a white Christmas for parts of the western United States.

Dozens of Monday's flights have already been canceled because of Sunday's schedule.

Foreigners in South Africa tell a photographer how they deal with crime.