Wildfire

California Today: Power Failures Are Looming. Here's How to Prepare for Wildfire Season

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tuesday: What you need to know to be ready for a power shut-off. Also: Representative Katie Porter supports an impeachment inquiry, and an appreciation of Ozomatli.
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DHS data breach should be taken seriously

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Security technology is on the verge of changing the world. In what particular way it does that may be decided by our ability to keep data secure and out of the hands of...
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Fireworks starts fire that threatens homes in Antioch, damages 1

2 days ago   |   ABC

Loud bangs- then screaming. A grass fire sparked by illegal fireworks causes panic in an East Bay neighborhood and damaged one home.
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Yolo County wildfire almost fully contained, Cal Fire says

Yolo County wildfire almost fully contained, Cal Fire says

3 days ago   |   KCRA

Firefighters nearly have full containment on a wildfire in Yolo County that sparked Saturday and quickly spread, officials said.
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Mass Civil Disobedience Is the Only Way to Tackle the Climate Emergency

Mass Civil Disobedience Is the Only Way to Tackle the Climate Emergency

4 days ago   |   Time

At this point in human history we have three choices: to die, to survive or to thrive. From the wildfires in the U.S., coral die-back in the tropics and the deadly hurricanes...
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Yolo County wildfire almost fully contained, Cal Fire says

Yolo County wildfire almost fully contained, Cal Fire says

5 days ago   |   KCRA

Firefighters nearly have full containment on a wildfire in Yolo County that sparked Saturday and quickly spread, officials said.
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Fire season preps: Free service allows Inland Empire mountain residents to clear defensive space

5 days ago   |   ABC

With a late-spring heat wave moving into Southern California, residents in the mountain community of Wrightwood are getting ready for summer. They're also getting ready for...
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More Alberta wildfire evacuees cleared to go home, but fire danger still extreme

5 days ago   |   National Post

EDMONTON - Most of the remaining people still out of their communities due to wildfires in northern Alberta have been cleared to go home.
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Driver receives hefty $575 fine after throwing a lit cigarette out the window

Driver receives hefty $575 fine after throwing a lit cigarette out the window

5 days ago   |   WMUR

The citation listed the offense as a potential "wildfire act."
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California Today: Life Where Wildfires Are a Spark Away

6 days ago   |   NY Times

Wednesday: A visit to the likely ignition point of the Ranch Fire; statehouse polarization; and the history of the Albany Bulb.
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Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

President Donald Trump said acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan will not move forward with the confirmation process so that he can “devote more time to his family.” He also... Read more ...

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

A new prequel to the hit book series is coming to a district near you in 2020. Read more ...

Shanahan Out as Pentagon Chief as Reports Emerge of Family Disputes

Shanahan Out as Pentagon Chief as Reports Emerge of Family Disputes

In a tweet, Trump named Mark Esper, the secretary of the Army, as the new acting secretary of defense. Read more ...

Japan issues tsunami warning after 6.5-magnitude earthquake off north-east coast

Japan issues tsunami warning after 6.5-magnitude earthquake off north-east coast

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred in the Sea of Japan. The powerful jolt triggered a tsunami warning across the island nation. Read more ...

Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

President Donald Trump says that next week U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will begin removing millions of people in the U.S. illegally. Read more ...

David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good;' prosecutors set to reveal...

David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good;' prosecutors set to reveal motive, plot behind shooting

The retired Red Sox star, who had been listed in "guarded" condition in recent days, is still in intensive care. Read more ...

Trump's pick for Pentagon chief unexpectedly pulled his name out of the...

Trump's pick for Pentagon chief unexpectedly pulled his name out of the running and stepped down

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, President Trump's pick to lead the Pentagon, has withdrawn from the confirmation process and is stepping down to spend more time... Read more ...

Women's World Cup 2019: Sam Kerr scores four to book Australia's last-16 place

Women's World Cup 2019: Sam Kerr scores four to book Australia's last-16 place

Australia withstood a spirited second-half display from Jamaica to progress to the knockout stages of the Women's World Cup. Read more ...