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6:57 p.m. Sept. 9, 2020 - Associated Press
Hundreds of homes burn as wildfires sweep across Pacific Northwest High winds fan flames in Oregon, WashingtonWindblown wildfires raging across the Pacific Northwest destroyed hundreds of homes in Oregon, the governor said Wednesday, warning: “This could be the greatest loss of human life and property due to wildfire in our state’s history.”
5:51 p.m. Sept. 8, 2020 - Associated Press
3 hospitalized as firefighters overrun by flames in California wildfire Scores more campers rescued by helicopter from burning forest as dozens of blazes rage across stateHelicopters flew through dense smoke Tuesday to rescue scores more people from wildfires as wind-fanned flames kept chewing through bone-dry California after a scorching Labor Day weekend that saw a dramatic airlift of more than 200.
6:11 p.m. Sept. 6, 2020 - Associated Press
More than 200 airlifted to safety from raging California wildfire Scorching temperatures fuel fires, threaten rolling blackouts around stateMore than 200 people were airlifted to safety early Sunday after a fast-moving wildfire trapped them in a popular camping area in California’s Sierra National Forest, one several fires that broke out amid record-breaking, triple-digit temperatures that baked the state
2:47 a.m. Aug. 31, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump convention tamps down thoughts of coronavirus and ramps up rhetoric of fear Federal guidelines on social distancing and wearing masks to fight the spread of the deadly virus were emphatically ignored, as, for the most part, were concerns about violating the Hatch ActThe federal guidelines about social distancing and wearing masks to fight the spread of the virus were emphatically ignored, as, for the most part, were concerns about violating the Hatch Act.
7:33 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - Associated Press
Weather provides break as fire crews gain ground on massive California blazes Bay Area avoids lightning, high wind, but heavy smoke blankets large regionFire officials are cautiously optimistic after dodging a major lightning storm, but they are pleading with residents to heed warnings and stay out of evacuation zones as three massive San Francisco Bay Area wildfires rage on, suffocating the region with smoky air.
6:16 a.m. Aug. 22, 2020 - Associated Press
California wildfires some of largest in state history Five people are reported to have died and at least 100,000 have been told to leave their homes.Lightning-sparked wildfires in Northern California exploded in size Friday to become some of the largest in state history, forcing thousands to flee and destroying hundreds of homes and other structures as reinforcements began arriving to help weary firefighters.
9:34 a.m. Aug. 14, 2020 - By Matt Smith
How politicians like Kamala Harris have long backed Portland-style policing Critics say agencies sometimes exaggerate problems to justify launching a multijurisdictional task force, and then overreach in their efforts to record a successMultiagency law enforcement task forces have been around since the 1970s and now include hundreds of organizations with thousands of officers. Critics say there has been scant effort to evaluate whether the task forces actually reduce the problems they were set up to solve.
6:02 a.m. July 18, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
He flaunted fancy cars and designer clothes on Instagram for years — now he’s facing 20 years in prisonHis most recent Instagram post included a picture of a Rolls-Royce with the caption: “Thank you lord for the many blessings in my life... continue to shame those waiting for me to be shamed.” Well, those waiting to shame Ramon Abbas need not wait any longer.
7:24 a.m. July 14, 2020 - By Tomi Kilgore
Boeing's Q2 commercial airplane deliveries drop 78% from last year as COVID-19 weighsBoeing Co. reported Tuesday a 78% decline in second-quarter commercial airplane deliveries, citing the "significant impacts" of the COVID-19 pandemic on its customers and operations, which included a several-week shutdown of production. The aerospace and defense giant said it delivered a total of 20 commercial airplanes during the quarter, down from 90 a year ago. Deliveries of 737 planes fell to 4 from 24, while 787 deliveries dropped to 7 from 42. Year to date, Boeing has delivered 70 commercial airplanes, down from 239 at the same time last year. Meanwhile, Boeing said its defense, space and security business made a total of 44 deliveries in the second quarter, including a total of 27 AH-64 Apache new and remanufactured helicopters, compared with 37 deliveries last year, including 17 AH-64 Apaches. Boeing's stock rose 0.4% in morning trading. It has run up 25% over the past three months, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 9.9%.
1:23 p.m. July 13, 2020 - Associated Press
Body of ‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera found in Southern California lake after 5-day search Actress believed drowned; divers, drones had scoured lakeVentura County Sheriff’s officials confirmed at an afternoon news conference that the body that search crews found floating in the northeast corner of Lake Piru earlier in the day was the 33-year-old Rivera.
6:04 p.m. July 12, 2020 - Associated Press
21 injured in explosion, fire aboard Navy ship in San Diego ‘Non-life threatening injuries’ reported; cause under investigationMore than 20 people suffered minor injuries in an explosion and fire Sunday on board a ship at Naval Base San Diego, military officials said.
3:35 p.m. July 9, 2020 - Associated Press
‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera, 33, believed drowned in Southern California lake 4-year-old son found alone in boat; rescue effort shifts to recoveryAuthorities said Thursday that they believe “Glee” star Naya Rivera drowned in a Southern California lake but they are continuing the search for her a day after her 4-year-old son was found alone in a rented boat.
11:18 a.m. June 23, 2020 - Associated Press
Powerful 7.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Mexico Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said one person was killed as a result of the earthquakeA powerful earthquake centered near the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least one person, swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets.
4:25 a.m. June 11, 2020 - By Jason Brennan
Remove SWAT teams from small towns and 5 more ways Americans can stop rewarding bad policing We need to change the financial incentives that give us ever more aggressive policingWe need to change the financial incentives that give us ever more aggressive policing.
11:00 a.m. June 3, 2020 - Associated Press
Military helicopter’s use in ‘show of force’ against Washington, D.C., protesters is being probed The helicopter, normally designated for use in medical evacuations, hovered low enough to create a deafening noise and spray protesters with rotor washThe Washington, D.C., National Guard says it will investigate the use of one of its helicopters to make an aggressive “show of force” against protesters near the White House on Monday.
9:55 a.m. June 2, 2020 - Associated Press
Pelosi calls on Trump to be a healer-in-chief and not a fanner of the flames of division and unrestPelosi, reading from Bible scripture at the Capitol, drew on past presidents — including George H.W. Bush speaking in the aftermath of the Rodney King unrest and Barack Obama following the death of Eric Garner — as models of the nation’s chief executive at a time of crisis.
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