SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Pacific Gas & Electric turned off electricity Wednesday for about 120,000 people in Northern California to prevent power lines from sparking wildfires during a new bout of windy, warm weather.However, favorable weather allowed the nation's largest utility to drastically reduce the number of customers it originally had planned to black out " about 375,000 " and even to begin restoring electricity in some areas.Higher-than-expected humidity, cloud cover and [
Authorities say the last of the fires from a series of massive chemical plant explosions that rocked a Gulf Coast town has finally been extinguished
Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned
Bloc warned against making symbolic gestures not backed up by concrete action
Firefighters were battling a brush fire Monday in Placer County that prompted evacuations.
Authorities are continuing to monitor a fire at North Carolina’s famed Cold Mountain
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities are continuing to monitor a fire at North Carolina’s famed Cold Mountain. U.S. Forest Service officials said Sunday that a wildfire continues to burn at the iconic mountain despite rain in the area over the weekend. The mountain has been featured in a popular novel
Fire weather is returning to broad swaths of Northern California as Southern California is expecting its first winter storm of the season.
SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were treated for smoke inhalation after the Sunday fire. Firefighters found the woman tied to a bed and the boy in another bedroom. Her motive is not known. Santa Paula police say the blaze is believed to be intentionally set, but [
Time’s Up has weighed in on the much-talked-about and controversial dismissal of Gabrielle Union from NBC’s America’s Got Talent after she called out incidents of workplace toxicity she encountered and witnessed while she was a judge on the reality competition series. “Gabrielle Union’s experience at America’s Got Talent is exemplary of the double bind that black [
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