In this Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 file photo, pro independence supporters wave "estelada" or pro independence flags during a rally of "Junts pel Si" or "Together for YES" in Barcelona, Spain. The region’s president declared independence from Spain this week, and the Spanish prime minister is threatening to remove Catalonia’s autonomy if they don’t drop the bid within eight days.
In this Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 file photo, pro independence supporters wave "estelada" or pro independence flags during a rally of "Junts pel Si" or "Together for YES" in Barcelona, Spain. The region’s president declared independence from Spain this week, and the Spanish prime minister is threatening to remove Catalonia’s autonomy if they don’t drop the bid within eight days. Emilio Morenatti AP
In this Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 file photo, pro independence supporters wave "estelada" or pro independence flags during a rally of "Junts pel Si" or "Together for YES" in Barcelona, Spain. The region’s president declared independence from Spain this week, and the Spanish prime minister is threatening to remove Catalonia’s autonomy if they don’t drop the bid within eight days. Emilio Morenatti AP

California secessionists think their path to independence is easier than Catalonia’s

October 12, 2017 07:34 AM

UPDATED October 13, 2017 02:53 PM

More Videos

Here's Bali's Mount Agung spewing ash, stranding passengers 0:53

Here's Bali's Mount Agung spewing ash, stranding passengers

World's oldest person turns 117 in Italy 0:32

World's oldest person turns 117 in Italy

San Joaquin River Conservancy Board meeting on river access 1:09

San Joaquin River Conservancy Board meeting on river access

Clovis West senior Adrian Martinez has a problem many others would love to have 1:08

Clovis West senior Adrian Martinez has a problem many others would love to have

How America's big and small counties differ 1:17

How America's big and small counties differ

Sheriff's deputies investigate bodies found in Fresno home 1:02

Sheriff's deputies investigate bodies found in Fresno home

Human trafficking: Slaves of the sex trade 12:44

Human trafficking: Slaves of the sex trade

See a trailer for a new, Central Valley-focused real estate show 1:31

See a trailer for a new, Central Valley-focused real estate show

Fire burns Indian Lakes home. Propane tank sounds like a jet engine. 0:44

Fire burns Indian Lakes home. Propane tank sounds like a jet engine.

Burglar dressed as the ‘Grinch’ caught on home security camera 0:33

Burglar dressed as the ‘Grinch’ caught on home security camera

  • Here's Bali's Mount Agung spewing ash, stranding passengers

    Indonesian authorities have ordered 100,000 people to evacuated from nearby areas after Bali's volcano, Mount Agung, started to spew huge plumes of ash early on Tuesday. Travelers hoping to make it off the island now find themselves stranded at the airport.