Tuesday August 14-th, 2018

New wildfire erupts in San Diego County, forcing more evacuations New wildfire erupts in San Diego County, forcing more evacuations

All of West Lilac Road now has mandatory evacuation in place. 12 buildings have been reportedly damaged. Authorities cleared people out of communities near the fire. A fire erupted Thursday near the San Diego County town of Bonsall and was spreadin...

Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign

But no revelations were aired in the aftermath of the decision, and Franks went on to assume the chairmanship of a House Judiciary subcommittee. Franks was also spotted talking to Rep. Franks is a congressman from Arizona's 8th district. He is now se...

Angel Tree toys desperately needed Angel Tree toys desperately needed

The Salvation Army's Adopt-A-Family program gives donors the opportunity to provide a family's Christmas dinner, gifts for parents and children and other items the family may need. Main Street, from 2 p.m.to 5 p.m. While he's not sure what's causin...

MT radio host, WWII veteran remembers attack on Pearl Harbor MT radio host, WWII veteran remembers attack on Pearl Harbor

President Donald Trump and Governor Kay Ivey have ordered all USA flags in the state to be flown at half-staff today. "It was an all-hands call, but we were able to set everything up in about 20 minutes", Petty Officer 2nd Class Kevin Ingram s...

Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County

Some 400 firefighters and more than 50 fire engines were deployed to the scene of the fire. The drones primarily will be used to conduct property assessment as the LAFD surveys damage caused by the Creek Fire near Sylmar and the Skirball Fire in Be...

Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fire Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fire

In response to rocket fire earlier on Thursday evening, the IDF fired on Hamas targets in central Gaza. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has suggested that with Trump's move, the United States disqualified itself as mediator between Israelis a...

Two Black Lawmakers to Boycott Trump's Civil Rights Museum Visit Two Black Lawmakers to Boycott Trump's Civil Rights Museum Visit

Lewis and Thompson aren't the only ones boycotting the opening because of Trump. Lewis announced his decision in a joint statement with U.S. Rep Bennie Thompson, Mississippi's only Democrat in Congress. "We are kinder and more tolerant here in ...

Kate Middleton wore Princess Diana's tiara for a night out Kate Middleton wore Princess Diana's tiara for a night out

The tiara was originally commissioned from famous court jewelers Garrard by Queen Mary sometime in 1913 or 1914. In 1981, the Queen gave the tiara to Princess Diana . The glittering tiara, featuring diamonds and pearls, is more than 100 years ...

What Could an Eight-Team College Football Playoff Look Like in 2017? What Could an Eight-Team College Football Playoff Look Like in 2017?

But should it really have? I say the Tigers have the edge here but I'm definitely going to be keeping my eye on this one as we get closer to the day. That's as subjective as you can get. The state of OH, the nation's seventh-most populous, has a popu...

Erdogan helped Iran evade United States sanctions, Zarrab claims Erdogan helped Iran evade United States sanctions, Zarrab claims

He said Atilla helped structure those transactions. The alleged attacks - one of which involved a cucumber - started in November 2016 and continued until March 2017, according to the cellmate, who pleaded guilty and is awaiting sentencing.

Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning' Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning'

While Sen. Sanders stated that allegations against powerful politicians and celebrities are troubling, he is also anxious about everyday women in restaurants and offices across the country who face sexual harassment and assault from employers who are...

Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation

The unnamed woman - who doesn't work at Morgan Stanley but had professional interactions with Ford - said she was forced to seek help from a building security guard. She was left "distraught, shocked and frightened" by the incident, an acquaintance...

Vehicle ploughs into crowd in NY - 'multiple people injured' Vehicle ploughs into crowd in NY - 'multiple people injured'

The crash occurred at the intersection of Broadway and Liberty Street, near Zuccotti Park, shortly before 1:30 p.m., a police spokeswoman said. Vehicle traffic in the area was closed as police investigated the situation. The driver remained at the sc...

Months After Nation's Deadliest Mass Shooting, House Passes Bill Loosening Gun Restrictions Months After Nation's Deadliest Mass Shooting, House Passes Bill Loosening Gun Restrictions

It was a victory for the National Rifle Association , which claimed that the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act , if approved by the Senate , will override a patchwork of state laws so concealed carry permits are universally accepted, like drivers li...

UN Security Council condemns Libya slave auctions

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday condemned the slave trade of African migrants in Libya as “heinous human rights abuses which may also amount to crimes against humanity, ” and called on those responsible to be held to account...

News reports say Bredesen will challenge Blackburn for Senate

Bredesen, who served as Tennessee governor from 2003 through 2010, hasn't made an announcement yet. He cruised to re-election in 2006, garnering more votes than any gubernatorial candidate in Tennessee history and sweeping all 95 counties against Rep...

Offaly included in fresh snow and ice warning from Met Éireann Offaly included in fresh snow and ice warning from Met Éireann

The only county that has not received a warning is Galway. Forecasters warn of snow showers over the evening, as well as on Friday. A widespread sharp ground frost will form during clear spells with icy patches forming widely. It is one of three we...

Israel declares F-35 war jets Israel declares F-35 war jets "operational"

Gen. Amikam Norkin said the F-35 jets, known in Israel as the "Adir", or mighty one, will give Israel new capabilities that are necessary in confronting the "constantly evolving and complex challenges" in the Middle East. Describing the F-35I as "an ...

Thomas Fire nearly surrounds Ojai, California Thomas Fire nearly surrounds Ojai, California

Santa Barbara City College also closed its campuses Thursday. Video taken by drivers showed a raging hillside in the dark of night as commuters tried to get across the Sepulveda Pass before the officials shut down the 405 Freeway in Brentwood.

Brussels to sue Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic over asylum seekers Brussels to sue Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic over asylum seekers

The EU Commission launched infringement procedures against the three countries in June and twice demanded an explanation for the non-compliance. The three countries claim that Brussels is attempting to interfere with their national sovereignty.

Why Patagonia Will Sue President Trump Over Utah National Monuments Why Patagonia Will Sue President Trump Over Utah National Monuments

Trump said Monday that former Presidents Obama and Clinton had "severely abused the goal, spirit and intent" of the 1906 Antiquities Act in creating the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante monuments, respectively. The move will strip almos...

To be honest, we have not fielded well: Cheteshwar Pujara To be honest, we have not fielded well: Cheteshwar Pujara

He further expanded on the issue and described the lack of sharpness from spin bowlers as a one-off occurrence. This was India's ninth consecutive Test series win and with that, they equalled Australia's record for the most number of Test series vict...

Parents of Tampa Serial Killer Suspect Refuse to Answer Police Questions Parents of Tampa Serial Killer Suspect Refuse to Answer Police Questions

Ralph Fernandez, an attorney for the couple, said they haven't slept much since their son was arrested November 28 and charged with four counts of first-degree murder for the apparently random shootings that began in early October in Tampa's Seminole...

USA to maintain Russian Federation sanctions until it withdraws from Ukraine, Tillerson says USA to maintain Russian Federation sanctions until it withdraws from Ukraine, Tillerson says

During his trip to Europe, which began in Brussels and will end in Paris, Tillerson has taken a tougher stance on Russia than U.S. President Donald Trump, who has sought better relations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, offering some comfort to...

Heisman Trophy finalists announced: Mayfield, Jackson, Love named Heisman Trophy finalists announced: Mayfield, Jackson, Love named

On Saturday, either Love or Mayfield will become the 81st member of the Heisman fraternity or Jackson will join one of the most exclusive clubs in all of sports. I wouldn't be here without those guys and I'm happy I get to enjoy this trip with two of...

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