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Deadly 'megafires' the new normal in California - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:51pm - Paradise, California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of "megafire" that last week destroyed most of the town and is becoming a common occurrence in the state.
Teams 'look for skulls' in ashes of California's deadliest wildfire - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:51pm - White-clad forensic teams with cadaver dogs fanned out across a ghostly landscape strewn with ash and charred debris searching on Tuesday for more human remains left from a blaze that killed at least 42 people in California's deadliest wildfire disaster.
New Jersey man tells police he drank too much because the 'Jets suck' - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:49pm - The Jets lost 41-10 on Sunday against the Buffalo Bills and one New Jersey man is facing charges after rear-ending another car.
White House hit with staff upheavals - again - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:47pm - Another round of upheaval engulfed President Donald Trump's White House on Tuesday, with the future of several senior aides in doubt just a week after U.S. congressional elections.
Florida recount: Bill Nelson sues for extension; Chuck Schumer calls for Rick... - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:34pm - Florida Sen. Bill Nelson sued to give counties more time to count votes as Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer demanded Gov. Rick Scott's recusal.
Amazon picks New York City, Washington D.C. area for new offices - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:32pm - Amazon.com Inc picked America's financial and political capitals for massive new offices on Tuesday, branching out from its home base in Seattle with plans to create more than 25,000 jobs in both New York City and an area just outside Washington, D.C.
From nose surgery to life support: Dallas woman in coma after plastic surgery... - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:29pm - Laura Avila, a Dallas real estate agent, went to Juarez, Mexico for plastic surgery on her nose. Now, she's on life support in a Texas hospital.
To live in California is to be stalked by wildfire. How are we doing? Edgy. T... - 13 Nov 2018 at 7:04pm - Each new sight of smoke sends us scrambling to find the kid, cat and evacuation boxes. Bad policy decisions have brought catastrophe, over and over.
Sitting in the embers, Californians wonder: can Paradise be rebuilt? - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:52pm - Lovingly placed statues of a family of deer still mark the entrance to Mare Reasons' house in Paradise, California, but her woodland home was so thoroughly devoured in the state's deadliest wildfire that only an iron bed and an antique stove remain intact above the rubble.
El Chapo is a scapegoat for drug lord who bribed Mexico's president: lawyer - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:46pm - A lawyer for accused Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman told a New York jury in opening remarks that his client was a scapegoat for the real leader of Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel, Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada.
Arrests made in 2016 slaying of 8 family members in Ohio - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:45pm - Eight members of the Rhoden family were killed in Pike County, Ohio, in 2016. Authorities arrested four members of a family with close ties to family.
Warriors suspend Draymond Green for confrontation with teammate Kevin Durant - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:43pm - The Warriors have suspended Draymond Green without pay for Tuesday’s game against Atlanta following his heated verbal exchange with Kevin Durant.
Harvey Weinstein accused of raping actress Paz de la Huerta in new lawsuit - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:43pm - Paz de la Huerta, best known for her role in HBO's "Boardwalk Empire," filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein Monday, alleging he raped her twice.
Amazon chases skilled work forces, not low taxes and light regulations - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:32pm - Access to tech talent trumps low taxes and light regulations for Amazon in search for HQ2: Our view
U.S. anti-Semitic hate crimes spiked 37 percent in 2017: FBI - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:31pm - Hate crimes in the United States jumped 17 percent in 2017, with a huge 37 percent spike in anti-Semitic attacks, marking the third year in a row that such attacks have increased, according to FBI data released on Tuesday.
House Democrats to probe Trump impact on FBI, Justice: lawmaker - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:30pm - The incoming Democratic chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee intends to investigate President Donald Trump's impact on the integrity of the Justice Department and the FBI, according to a letter sent to top federal law enforcement officials on Tuesday.
Do zombie shows lead to mass shootings? Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin thinks so. - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:27pm - Last month, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin shot grenade launchers and threw smoke bombs in a video as an analogy for "blowing up things like corruption."
Teen found safe 2 weeks after running away from home with $1,000, no cellphone - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:26pm - Authorities provided no details on where Thomas Kolding, 15, was found or how he was discovered. He last had been seen 10 days ago in Philadelphia.
Chick-fil-A announces nationwide delivery with DoorDash and 200,000 free chic... - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:19pm - Chick-fil-A and DoorDash announced a partnership for delivery at more 1,100 restaurants, and they're giving away free sandwiches to celebrate.
Trump to fire Homeland Security boss, replace chief of staff: source - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:05pm - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to remove Department of Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen and is considering replacing chief of staff John Kelly in another shakeup of his administration, a source close to the White House said.
FDA recalls another blood pressure drug for possible cancer risk - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:04pm - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced a third blood pressure medication recall over concerns the contaminated drug might cause cancer.
NFL moves Chiefs-Rams game from Mexico City to Los Angeles due to poor field ... - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:00pm - The highly anticipated game between the Chiefs and Rams will be moved from Mexico City to L.A. after concerns about the field condition were raised.
U.S. judge to hold hearing on CNN White House lawsuit - 13 Nov 2018 at 6:00pm - A federal judge said he would hold a hearing on Wednesday on CNN's lawsuit against the Trump administration seeking the speedy reinstatement of press credentials for White House correspondent Jim Acosta, a frequent target of President Donald Trump.
Amazon's HQ2 could have massively negative impact in Virginia - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:56pm - Amazon, a trillion-dollar company, does not need taxpayers to foot the bill for its expansion: Opposing view
Britain agrees Brexit divorce deal with EU, May's opponents vow to thwart it - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:44pm - Britain struck a draft divorce deal with the European Union after more than a year of talks, thrusting Prime Minister Theresa May into a perilous battle over Brexit that could shape her country's prosperity for generations to come.
UK PM May's five senior ministers will back Brexit deal: The Sun's political ... - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:43pm - British Prime Minister Theresa May's five senior ministers Dominic Raab, Jeremy Hunt, Sajid Javid, Michael Gove and Geoffrey Cox will back the Brexit deal, the Sun newspaper's political editor said https://twitter.com/tnewtondunn/status/1062470005198110720 in a tweet on Tuesday, citing cabinet sources.
Factbox: The career of Mexico's brutal Robin Hood, 'El Chapo' Guzman - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:34pm - The evidence likely to be presented at the New York trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will paint a picture of a Robin Hood figure, albeit a brutal one, who amassed a $14 billion fortune by bribery, murdering rivals and smuggling huge amounts of drugs.
Trump could answer written Russia probe questions this week: source - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:24pm - President Donald Trump is expected to provide written answers to questions from the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as soon as this week, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
Trump under pressure from Melania to fire top aide - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:20pm - President Donald Trump was under pressure from his wife, Melania, on Tuesday to fire his deputy national security adviser over what two sources close to the White House said was the way Mrs Trump's trip to Africa was handled.
Juul Labs to pull sweet e-cig flavors to curb youth use - 13 Nov 2018 at 5:18pm - Juul Labs Inc, the U.S. market leader for electronic cigarettes, said on Tuesday it will pull popular flavors such as mango, cucumber and fruit from retail store shelves in an effort to reduce surging teenage use of its products.