The clean-up from Ida in the hard-hit town of Manville, New Jersey, may take months. One day after President Joe Biden stopped by, FEMA is assisting residents there who lost everything; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
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- Associated Press
Martin Diky said he panicked as a huge wildfire started racing down a slope toward his wooden house near Lake Tahoe. The material that can withstand intensive heat for short periods resembles tin foil from the kitchen drawer but is modeled after the tent-like shelters that wildland firefighters use as a last resort to protect themselves when trapped by flames. Diky, who lives most of the time in the San Francisco Bay Area, bought $6,000 worth of wrapping from Firezat Inc. in San Diego, enough to cover his 1,400-square-foot (130-square-meter) second home on the edge of the small California community of Meyers.
- LA Times
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported Friday evening at 7:58 p.m. Pacific time in Carson, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
General Sherman, the world's largest tree, is in the path of raging California wildfires, prompting a desperate effort to save it
The KNP Complex fire is closing in on the Giant Forest sequoia grove in Sequoia National Park, California.
- NBC News
Cellphone footage obtained by NBC New York shows a brawl outside Carmine's on the Upper West Side.
- KMGH - Denver Scripps
Surveillance video provided to Denver7 by the manager of the Conoco on Zuni Street and Speer Boulevard shows three people, two of them armed with a gun, walk into the convenience store about 5 a.m.
- Idaho Statesman
In 2016, an Oregon man may have dissolved after trying to soak in a thermal area.
(Bloomberg) -- Wisconsin is investigating a methane plume that was spotted by a satellite last week. The state launched a probe after being contacted by Bloomberg News about a plume of methane detected in southwest Wisconsin by Kayrros SAS, which relied on a Sept. 10 satellite observation from the European Space Agency. The geoanalytics company estimated an emissions rate of 30 tons of methane an hour was needed to generate the release.“The DNR was made aware of a potential methane plume in Sout
An earthquake that rattled homes and businesses across the Los Angeles area spurred a flurry of social media on Friday night. The quake measured 4.3 on the Richter scale, according to the U.S. Geological Survey page. It was measured 9.2 miles deep and centered in the Carson area. The quake was first reported as a […]
- KGO – San Francisco
RAIN ON THE WAY! New storm system expected to bring light showers and drizzle to the Bay Area this weekend, says ABC7 News Meteorologist Mike Nicco.
- The Weather Network
The World Meteorological Organization puts the odds of a weak La Niña re-emerging at around 40 per cent.
- The Daily Beast
Courtesy Palo Alto FirefightersA three-alarm fire at a Palo Alto home owned by billionaire Google co-founder Larry Page has neighbors demanding answers on whether the California mansion was being used unlawfully as an office for tech workers.On Tuesday night, firefighters responded to a blaze at the 6-bedroom, 5.5-bath home, which per county records has an assessed value of more than $10 million. Fire officials say crews were dispatched to the Bryant Street property at 8:10 p.m., after a neighbo
- Washington Examiner
Just 56% of adults can name all three branches of government, and that's an improvement, according to a new survey.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The ice cream truck driver was sentenced to 33 months in prison.
- USA TODAY
The storm was not forecast to spin close to any land areas, but is expected to kick up some dangerous surf along the East Coast over the next couple of days.
The Indian student was stopped from entering exam centre after a teacher objected to her clothes.
- Kansas City Star
The girl suffered “mental and emotional distress, embarrassment (and) humiliation” after the haircut, according to the lawsuit.
- KTNV - Las Vegas Scripps
Detectives in North Las Vegas are looking for possible victims of a woman accused of sexual assault.
- The Weather Network
The first significant storm in months is nearing its end in southern British Columbia after cutting to power to thousands and bringing soaking rainfall totals Friday to many locales.
- The State
Despite the jumpsuit and shackles, Alex Murdaugh’s privilege remained intact, our Opinion Editor writes. | Opinion
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Online scammers are targeting some popular bourbons.