More than 40 structures were destroyed and several more remained threatened in the delta area of Sacramento County by a fire that crews are working to fully contain by Tuesday evening, officials said. Sacramento County spokesperson Janna Haynes said in a release around 3:20 p.m. that 25 mobile homes, 16 RVs and a park building were destroyed by the fire that sparked Monday afternoon. At least 20 are still at risk from the firie. The fire started on Brannan Island south of Rio Vista off Highway 12.
- KCRA - Sacramento Videos
Traffic has resumed on a portion of the Capital City Freeway in Sacramento County after police responded to a person having a mental health crisis.
This week, we learned that California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed into law a ban on new yard tools with small internal combustion engines. The EPA estimates that one hour operating a lawn mower is the equivalent of 11 hours driving a modern car. Mowers are not equipped with catalytic converters, so they are filthy smog machines — creating up to 5 percent of our nation's air pollution.
- USA TODAY
The La Niña climate pattern is one of the main drivers of weather in the U.S. and around the world, especially in late fall, winter and early spring.
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Content creator Mia Khalifa on how she reclaimed her power after leaving the adult film industry.
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The President of the Canary Islands says the eruption is the "most damaging volcano in Europe in the last 100 years."
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The radio voices of the Cowboys and Rangers are enraged over a Southlake Carroll ISD administrator’s suggestion that “opposing” views of Holocaust should be taught.
- KCRA - Sacramento Videos
A portion of the Capital City Freeway has been shut down in both directions in Sacramento County Friday morning as authorities respond to a person suffering from a mental health crisis. Officials with the California Highway Patrol’s North Sacramento division and Sacramento police are talking to the person, CHP said.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / Photos Courtesy of Connie Chavis/ Cecil ArdWhen Connie Chavis and her 5-year-old daughter picked out clothes for kindergarten on a cold January morning back in 1998, they took great care to choose bright colors: lots of green, splashes of pink.The outfit was as peppy and upbeat as little Brittany Locklear herself.Neither of them could have guessed, as the kindergartener pulled on each leg of her green overalls, that within a few short hours those same over
- NBC News
Cal Fire said it had the blaze surrounded with fire retardant Friday night.
- KMGH - Denver Scripps
Rain and snow will develop along the Front Range this afternoon, with wet roads and 40s for the evening commute.
This is exactly what we don’t want to see!
A wildland fire burning near Watsonville that quickly grew to 150 acres Friday evening, forcing evacuations, was sparked by a prescribed burn earlier in the day.
- Miami Herald
The only-in-Miami trial to fire Police Chief Art Acevedo is one for the books.
A New York Police Department (NYPD) officer caught in a deadly love triangle has been charged with murder after allegedly killing her ex-girlfriend’s new lover on Wednesday. What happened: Yvonne Wu, 31, who works at the 72nd Precinct in Sunset Park, allegedly broke into the Bensonhurst home of her ex-girlfriend, Jenny Li, before shooting her and her new lover, Jamie Liang. Li, 23, reportedly arrived home with Liang, 24, around 5 p.m. Wu, who was off-duty at the time, allegedly broke into the residence at 19th Avenue and 79th Street through an unlocked back door.
(Bloomberg) -- A weather-roiling La Nina appears to have emerged across the equatorial Pacific, setting the stage for worsening droughts in California and South America, frigid winters in parts of the U.S. and Japan and greater risks for the world’s already strained energy and food supplies.Most Read from BloombergThe World’s Rich and Powerful Are Stashing $500 Billion in This Tax HavenWhat Comes After GE’s 129 Years of Greenhouse GasWhat the Front Line of the U.S. Abortion Fight in Kentucky Loo
- Atlanta Black Star
Louisville Settles Racial Discrimination Lawsuit with Couple After 2018 Traffic Stop on False Pretenses That Led to Elaborate Search, But Turned Up Nothing
A Louisville, Kentucky, couple has been granted a $75,000 settlement from the city after they accused the Louisville Metro Police Department of pulling them over […]
- Kansas City Star
“None of that makes sense and it’s not right. This kid should not walk away free,” a relative of one of the victims said.
On the 21st, a woman pulled a gun on servers at a Philadelphia fast food restaurant when they asked her to order online. On the 16th, several women from Texas pummeled a hostess at a New York City family-style restaurant. A few days prior to that a Connecticut mother was investigated for slapping an elementary school bus driver and that same week, a California woman was charged with felony assault for attacking a SouthWest airlines flight attendant and dislodging some of her teeth.
- The Weather Network
As the pattern changes, heavy showers are set to fall on the Maritimes, with some spillover into Newfoundland.
"As a child, you practiced hiding in your attic for when the rapist comes back, because you’ve always been sure he would come back. He said so."