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California Wildfires Force New Evacuations

California Wildfires Force New Evacuations

New evacuations were ordered in Santa Barbara county in Southern California Sunday morning as the largest wildfire currently burning in the state threatened a number of coastal towns. Residents …

Trump Informs Leaders of Plan to Recognize Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

Trump Informs Leaders of Plan to Recognize Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

President Donald Trump is telephoning several Middle East leaders ahead of an expected announcement as early as Wednesday that the United States will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. A White House statement said Trump was speaking to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan’s King Abdullah in the morning, […]

Winds Spreading Southern California Wildfire

Winds Spreading Southern California Wildfire

High winds are helping spread a wildfire in the western U.S. state of California that has prompted authorities to order 8,000 households to evacuate. The fire is located in Ventura County, about 40 …

California Experiences Hepatitis A Outbreak

California Experiences Hepatitis A Outbreak

The U.S. state of California is experiencing the largest person-to-person outbreak of hepatitis A in the United States since a vaccine to prevent the liver disease became available in 1996. More than …

Trump: US to Redesignate North Korea as State Sponsor of Terror

Trump: US to Redesignate North Korea as State Sponsor of Terror

The United States will redesignate North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, a move meant to put additional financial and diplomatic pressure on the totalitarian government. “It should have happened years ago,” President Donald Trump said Monday from the White House, calling the Pyongyang government a “murderous regime.”

Trump Arrives in China for Thorny Talks on Trade, North Korea

Trump Arrives in China for Thorny Talks on Trade, North Korea

Donald Trump arrived in Beijing Wednesday, his first visit as U.S. President to a nation that has been a focus, often a negative one, in his drive to secure jobs at home. Trade is to top the agenda, but so is North Korea.

Climate Change Affects Coastal Communities and Beyond

Climate Change Affects Coastal Communities and Beyond

The recent drought in the Western region of the United States, and the hurricanes and floods along the Gulf Coast are extreme weather events on just one continent. “There is no doubt that part of this is climate change,” said Bill Patzert, oceanographer and research scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

US Green Card Lottery Applications Lost, Must be Resubmitted

US Green Card Lottery Applications Lost, Must be Resubmitted

All entries submitted to the U.S. Diversity Immigrant Visa Program, also known as the Green Card Lottery, between October 3 and 10 have been lost due to a technical glitch. Individuals who submitted applications during these dates are directed to reapply.

Damage Mounts From California Wildfires

Damage Mounts From California Wildfires

Wildfires in California’s famed wine country are spreading after a week of the worst blazes the state has ever seen. The death toll rose to at least 35 on Saturday, with at least 16 fires burning …

Diane Feinstein, Oldest US Senator, to Run for Re-election

Diane Feinstein, Oldest US Senator, to Run for Re-election

ng climate change, access to healthcare,” the 84-year-old California Democrat tweeted from a rarely used account, which her office confirmed was authentic. “I am all in!” she wrote. Gun control has been a top priority of Feinstein…

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