Deadly California wildfire grows, only 30 percent contained
Firefighters struggled on Tuesday to contain the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history as a further 8,000 acres burned and search teams resumed sifting...
1 hour ago - Politicus USA
How one blue state is defying Trump's Obamacare moves
OLYMPIA, Wash. - Washington spent years trying to make Obamacare work. Now, it's leading the effort to Trump-proof the law's insurance markets. Washington, along with...
2 hours ago - Politico
Dogs and portable morgues: Search intensifies in fire zone
PARADISE, Calif. - Authorities moved to set up a rapid DNA-analysis system and bring in cadaver dogs, mobile morgues and more search teams in an intensified effort to find and...
3 hours ago - Boston Herald
A Week After the Election, Democratic Gains Grow Stronger
What seemed like a mixed result for Republicans has turned more grim as Democrats continue to pick up seats in the House and statewide gains come into focus.
3 hours ago - NY Times
Twitter Users Blast 'Hypocritical' Trump Over Wildfires Response
Just days earlier the president had blamed California for the deadly blazes.
6 hours ago - The Huffington Post
President Trump again blames California for a natural disaster, adding to his public denunciations of the strongly Democratic state
California has been a leader in the resistance to Trump, and his disdain for it has been evident during repeated bouts of wildfires and other difficulties.
7 hours ago - The Washington Post
News Brief: Calif. Wildfires, Arizona Senate Race, Amazon's HQ2
The California wildfires death toll climbs to 44. Results show Arizona voted for a Democratic senator for the first time in 30 years. Amazon is on the verge of announcing its...
8 hours ago - NPR
Thousand Of Californians Wait Out Wildfires After Traumatic Evacuations
In one of many makeshift shelters, three residents fleeing the Woolsey fire in Southern California shared a small room with two cats, two dogs and two guinea pigs.
12 hours ago - The Huffington Post
Paradise lost: Grim search under way in incinerated California town
By Daniel Trotta - Experts in identifying human tissue joined California police and firefighters on Monday in sifting through the charred debris of homes destroyed in the most...
12 hours ago - Politicus USA
Northern California wildfire kills 42 to rank as deadliest in state history
By Sharon Bernstein and Noel Randewich PARADISE, Calif. - Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that largely...
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U.S. Hate Crimes Up 17 Percent In 2017: FBI Report
Two-thirds of the year's victims were targeted for their race, ethnicity or ancestry, the report shows.
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Seat
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema has defeated Republican Martha McSally to win the Arizona Senate race, the Associated Press projected Monday evening. (Image credit: Christian...
Maryland Says Matthew Whitaker Appointment As Acting Attorney General Is...
As part of an ongoing lawsuit over the Affordable Care Act, Maryland requested a preliminary injunction that would declare Rod Rosenstein the acting attorney general instead...
CNN Sues Trump For Revoking Jim Acosta's White House Press Credentials
"The wrongful revocation of these credentials violates CNN and Acosta's First Amendment rights of freedom of the press."
Mueller reportedly plans to issue new indictments in the Russia...
Special Counsel Robert Mueller plans to issue new indictments as early as Tuesday, CBS reported. Since Mueller started probing the Trump campaign's ties to Russia last May, his...
Judge Delays Georgia Election Results To Protect Provisional Ballots
Election results - including those of the gubernatorial battle between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp - can't be certified until at least Friday.
Republican Concedes in Arizona Senate Race
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona's open US Senate seat Monday in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the...
Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration For California As Deadly Wildfires...
Days earlier, the president had blamed California for the fires and threatened to cut off federal funding.
GOP Senator's 'Public Hanging' Comment Roils Mississippi Runoff Election
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, facing African-American opponent Mike Espy on Nov. 27, was caught on tape saying about a supporter, "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the...
A Black Security Guard Was Killed By Police As He Tried To Stop A Shooting
Witnesses say a cop shot Jemel Roberson as he held down a suspect in a shooting at the bar.