calif calif  /ˌkæ lə ˈfɔrnjə/


  • (n) the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth



  1. Calif. hospital bans abortion after joining with Catholic hospital, stirring protest

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — By joining with a much bigger Catholic health system, a prominent Orange County hospital hopes to enhance patients' access to a host of services — except one.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Calif. Man Gets 'Best Job in the World'

    An American from Costa Mesa, Calif., won what Australia’s tourism group calls “chief funster” and one of the six ”best jobs in the world.” Californian Andrew Smith, 25, won the top job of chief funster, to be based in the state of New South Wales. Back...        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Calif. teacher accused of having sex with students on school grounds

    CORONA, Calif., June 21 (UPI) -- Police in Corona, Calif., said they arrested a high school teacher who was accused of having sex with multiple students under the age of 18 on school grounds.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: UPI


  1. "One thing New York did uniquely well was investment banking," Chernow said. "When they become commercial banks _ well, commercial banks can do very well in Charlotte, NC; Chicago, Ill.; or San Francisco, Calif. They don't need the New York...
    on Dec 6, 2008 By: Ron Chernow Source: FOXNews

  2. "I am on a nice roll right now and I am playing in Indian Wells [Calif.] next," Federer said. "I have won there the last three years, so hopefully I can win again and beat Vilas' record there."
    on Mar 4, 2007 By: Roger Federer Source: Seattle Times

  3. Lucas describes Rockwell's vision as "an idealized version of . . . life." "I did that in 'American Graffiti,' says Lucas, who grew up in Modesto, Calif. I came from a small town in central California. I grew up in the Norman Rockwell world...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: George Lucas Source: Lexington Herald Leader

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animosity animosity
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