11 major wildfires are burning across our state right now. Close to 6,500 firefighters are working hard to get these blazes under control, so if you could please keep these guys and all of the families affected by these fires in your prayers. Several thousand Northern California residents have been evacuated, 200 homes have been damaged or destroyed in Weed California, thankfully no lives have been lost in any of these fires.
No doubt you're partial to the city you live in but, this survey out says the best cities to live in are...Evanston IL, Pleasanton CA, Mountain View CA, Bellevue WA, and Newton MA took the top spot. It's awesome that CA has 2 cities in the top 5. The survey looked at things like crime rates, employment growth, educational attainment, and housing affordability to come up with this list.
Soon, we could be paying the lowest gas prices in 4 years. The money guys say it’s because the US is producing more crude-oil, plus the cars we’re driving are better on gas. They say prices could drop to between $3.15 and $3.25 for a gallon of regular.
Whether you like yours topped with bacon, drenched in ketchup, or slathered with secret sauce, it's time to celebrate the cheeseburger.
The DMV has issued its first permit authorizing Audi of America to test driverless vehicles in California. Senator Alex Padilla authored the law that required regulations governing the testing and use of driverless vehicles on public roads. The standards and regulations became effective Tuesday.
UPS is planning to do some massive hiring for the holidays. They're looking at hiring up to 95,000 seasonal workers, that's double the amount of seasonal workers UPS usually hires. The starting pay is $10 an hour and some of these jobs could lead to full-time work after the holidays. Applications are being accepted at www.UPSjobs.com
It is ridiculously hot this week. Because of that, cooling centers have opened across So Cal. Here's the link to find a cooling center near you.
When is it ok to move your kid out of the booster seat mom and dad, is it 8 years old or 80 pounds? This group Safe Kids Worldwide just came out with some new recommendations.