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Nov 12 2018

Death toll from California wildfires rises to 31

Now in California , three wildfires threaten the lives of thousands who have had to flee their homes. SoCal Edison said the report was submitted out of an abundance ...

Nov 12 2018

Strawberry needle investigation leads to Australian woman’s arrest, police say

It also sent panic across the country's almost $150 million strawberry industry as supermarkets pulled the fruit from their shelves and some growers chose to dump their...

Nov 11 2018

Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital after fracturing three ribs in fall

The 85-year-old justice was admitted to George Washington University Hospital on Thursday morning after a fall in her office the night before. The incident is reminisce...

Nov 11 2018

Fly Jamaica Flight Performs Emergency Landing After Hydraulic Failure

Bowen said two elderly passengers were taken to the hospital as a precaution and the plane was safely evacuated. According to Ghana's Minister of Public Infrastructure ...

Nov 11 2018

Sentenced to dictator's widow, Imelda Marcos arrest

Imelda, 89, a sitting three-term congresswoman who is known for her huge collection of shoes, jewellery and artwork, once wielded enormous power in the Southeast Asian na...

Nov 10 2018

Intense videos show the Camp Fire ravaging Northern California

Almost 500 miles south of Butte County, another small community had been struggling to cope with a different kind of trauma Thursday afternoon. At one point, the Camp F...

Nov 10 2018

13 dead in California bar shooting

It was college night at Borderline, and the restaurant was filled with young people, including some from nearby California Lutheran University and from Pepperdine Univers...

Nov 10 2018

In setback, Pompeo's North Korea meetings called off without explanation

The State Department announced on Wednesday that the talks would be rescheduled, but gave no reason for the delay. The State Department said the meeting would take plac...

Nov 10 2018

Gov. Scott: Election officials trying to thwart will of Florida voters

Nelson waited until Friday afternoon to respond to Scott's lawsuit . A Broward County judge has ordered the immediate release of voter information sought by Florida ...

Nov 09 2018

Evacuations ordered, structures destroyed as fast-moving "Camp Fire" grows in California

Residents awoke to the stench of smoke and the morning horizon drenched in an ashen-orange pallor that was hard to see or drive through, hindering evacuations. About 500 ...

Nov 09 2018

Democrats Win Control Of The House As Republicans Retain Senate

And keeping hold of the Senate is especially important for Trump since it will give the White House the chance to press on with one of his major legacy-building initiat...

Nov 09 2018

Aggressive Trump tries to consolidate position with Sessions firing before Mueller report

Instead, he gave Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein the authority to oversee the probe independently. "Clearly, Attorney General Sessions doesn't have the confide...

Nov 09 2018

The massive firsts that just happened for women in the US

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 29-year old Latina also became the youngest woman to serve in the US House after winning at the polls. Boston City Councilwoman Ayanna ...

Nov 09 2018

Amendment 1 fails: No increase in homestead exemption for certain Florida residences

At least 60 percent of voters had to approve it for it to become a law. Only in Florida, Kentucky , and Iowa are former felons barred from voting even after they hav...

Nov 09 2018

Lion Air crash: ANOTHER Lion Air aircraft involved in crash in Indonesia

Indonesia's Ministry of Transport said on Thursday that it would be investigating the cause of the incident and taking follow-up measures. Neither carrier said they had...

Nov 09 2018

Father’s parting words to son killed in California shooting: ‘I love you’

The police called in a team of mental health specialists who decided that Long did not qualify to be involuntarily detained for mental health evaluation under state law. ...

Nov 09 2018

Questions over Mueller probe after Trump fires Sessions

The announcement, which came in a tweet , comes after months of speculation that Sessions could be on his way out after recusing himself from the investigation into...

Nov 08 2018

Multiple injuries in mass shooting at California nightclub

At least eleven, including a sherrif's deputy, were injured, ABC reported. People say he threw "smoke grenades all over the place". When deputies responded to the sce...

Nov 08 2018

Midterms Usher Wave Of Young, Democratic Women Of Color Into House

Arizona's race is still too close to call , but either way, the state will be sending its first woman to the Senate (Democrat Kyrsten Sinema or Republican Martha McS...

Nov 08 2018

An Andrew Gillum Recount Could Be In The Works

The Florida race in particular appeared to be coming down to the wire. Part of the reason Gillum, who consistently led in polls , lost is that only two weeks before th...