Southern California ‘Super Bloom’ Draws Crowds, Chaos

Over the last few weeks, thousands of wildflower enthusiasts have descended on a small Southern California town to experience the “Super Bloom” of California poppies and other wildflowers brought on by a very wet winter. But the chaos of managing the crowds caused the city to temporarily close access to the hills to the public Sunday.

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Inmates Offer Harrowing Testimony on Brooklyn Jail Blackout

An inmate suffering from colitis and an open wound complained he could not get his bloody sheets replaced. Another man shot at the time of his arrest told his attorney that his pus-filled bandage needed to be replaced. One suffering from seizures managed during an attack to press the emergency button in his cell. Nobody came.

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