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San Diego fire weather is so extreme, purple is the new red

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The brush fire broke out just before 11:20 a.m. on Thursday off of I-15 near Hwy 76. Mandatory evacuations were ordered in the area of West Lilac Road and Sullivan Middle School. The fire in north San Diego County, dubbed the Lilac Fire , forced numerous evacuations among private horse owners in previous days and had reached an estimated 100-150 acres as of Thursday afternoon, prompting Del Mar and Fairplex to open the doors of their stable gates to displaced horses. Read More »

Parents of murder suspect appear in court

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Donaldson's access and knowledge", said Pruner, when asked by Judge Margaret Taylor what the state's goal is with asking questions. A similar motion was filed Wednesday afternoon against the mother, prosecutors said. Howell Emanuel Donaldson III, faces four counts of first-degree murder in deaths of Benjamin Mitchell, Monica Hoffa, Anthony Naiboa and Ronald Felton . Read More »

Reza Zarrab accused of raping cellmate in Manhattan prison

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Zarrab, 34, pleaded guilty to the conspiracy in October and has cooperated, providing evidence to support charges against Atilla and other individuals. "How did you get out of those charges?" Fleming asked. "I don't have any anger toward anybody, ma'am", Zarrab said. Zarrab said he spoke about that idea with his attorney, "possibly" in 2014. Read More »

Delhi govt finds Max Hospital guilty in infant death case

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The Delhi police said on Wednesday that it had transferred the case to its crime unit. The baby boy died at a nursing home in Pitampura after battling for life for almost a week. "We are shaken and concerned at this rare incident", said the hospital in a statement. He also said he will also not get his wife, who is still admitted at Max Hospital, discharged from until they get justice. Read More »

'Creek Fire' burns 4000 acres above Sylmar and prompts evacuations

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Virginia Padilla, whose family owns a ranch in Sylmar, had the devastating loss of at least 30 horses to the 11,000-acre blaze dubbed the Creek Fire . That zones hugs Foothill Boulevard and stretches for approximately 15 miles from Sylmar to Crescenta Highlands. Evacuations were also issued for Arroyo Street north of the 210 Freeway and areas of Maclay, Pocoima Wash west of Sayre Street and Eldridge, Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart stated in an update. Read More »

House passes spending bill, first step in avoiding government shutdown

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They say "we had a productive conversation on a wide variety of issues". "We can not plan for what we need to do with readiness", he said. Democrats lamented the process used to approve the legislation and argued that Republicans had squandered time that could have been used to deal with long-term funding for issues such as the opioid crisis, children's health insurance and other issues. Read More »

Two rockets fired on Israel land in Gaza

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President Trump's announcement that the U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Gaza residents said there were no casualties from the Israeli attack and that two unmanned lookout posts were hit. On Wednesday, Trump announced the relocation of the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - a move which drew numerous negative reactions from Muslim communities around the world. Read More »

Conservative Arizona Rep. Trent Franks resigning

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On Thursday evening, a group of conservative House Republicans gathered around Franks on the floor and prayed with him. According to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey's office, "According to Arizona state law, the governor will have to call a special election to fill the seat because Franks' resignation comes more than six months before the next general election". Read More »

Nike to name New Headquarters Building After Serena Williams

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In September, Williams gave birth to the couple's first child , daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach . The space will cover three city blocks. Former track and field athlete Sebastian Coe and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski are also having future buildings named after them. Read More »

Rep. John Lewis boycotting MS civil rights museum due to Trump's attendance

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Lewis, who voted on Wednesday in favor of a failed attempt to begin impeachment proceedings against Mr. Trump, has clashed with the president several times since he won the election. "However, they have every right to protest it", Sanders added. The Georgia Democrat and civil rights icon helped organize the 1964 Freedom Summer targeting segregation in Mississippi. Read More »

Iraq Summons US Ambassador over Jerusalem Decision

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The statement further said, 'As terrorist attacks, political upheaval, and violence often take place without any warning, U. "The Worldwide Caution was updated with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against us citizens and interests overseas", a State Department spokesperson told The Hill . Read More »

Gaza boy, 4, succumbs to wounds from 2014 Israel war

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Security sources said no rockets fell in Israeli territory. Rockets or mortar rounds were fired Thursday afternoon at Israeli army forces. Palestinians and Israeli troops had skirmished at the border earlier in the day. Reportedly, the leader of the Palestinian Islamist group, Hamas, has called for a new "intifada", or uprising, as protests broke out in Jerusalem, Ramallah and Bethlehem. Read More »

Ed Sheeran receives MBE from Prince Charles

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The Thinking Out Loud singer also revealed he'd be prepared to perform at the wedding of Charles' son, Prince Harry , and actress Meghan Markle , as the couple recently announced their engagement. he died on this day for years ago, so it's actually quite a nice full circle thing, I guess he'd be pretty proud". The Grammy Award victor spoke about his grandfather Bill Sheeran after the ceremony, saying he would be proud of his medal. Read More »

European Union sues member states over migrant relocation failure

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The move was an attempt to relieve pressure on Greece and Italy where the vast majority of migrants were arriving. The Commission has launched legal action against the three member states earlier this year, sending them a "Letter of Formal Notice" in June and a "Reasoned Opinion" in July. Read More »

Several Pedestrians Struck By Vehicle In New York City

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A bicyclist was also injured. Police said all of their injuries appear to be non-life threatening. Authorities were working to determine whether the crash was intentional. The driver of the Lincoln was taken into custody by responding officers. Police identified the driver as Sayfullo Saipov, 29, and deemed that attack an act of terror. Read More »

Harold Ford Jr., former congressman, denies sexual harassment allegations

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Ford responded to the allegations hours after the report. Ford was hired by Morgan Stanley in 2011 as a senior client relationship manager. The investment bank launched a human resources investigation after the woman accused Ford Jr. Ford continued to contact her after the encounter until she wrote an email asking him to cease contact. He identified the alleged victim as a news reporter and further expounded on the allegations. Read More »

Bernie Sanders thinks Trump should consider resigning over sexual misconduct

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Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to presidency ", the doctor declared. We have a president of the United States who acknowledged on a tape widely seen all over the country that he's assaulted women, so I would hope maybe the president of the United States might pay attention of what's going on and also think about resigning. Read More »

Here's how NY House members voted on concealed carry reciprocity

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Stefanik was a co-sponsor of the bill , known as the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act . It eliminates the confusing patchwork of state laws that have ensnared otherwise law-abiding gun owners, and have forced law enforcement to waste their precious time and resources enforcing laws that don't do anything to reduce violent crime. Read More »

First snow flurries of season set to fall into festive place

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Last night Met Eireann issued a status yellow snow-ice warning for the entire country which will come into force later today. The warning is valid for 24 hours from 4pm this afternoon. A spokesman for the forecaster said: "A spell of heavy snow is possible over some central parts of the United Kingdom during Sunday". Despite a number of clickbait articles about risks of snow this evening, this area is likely to avoid any snowfall this evening. Read More »

London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour

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The Pakistani-Britisher entered Punjab's capital Lahore from India via the Wagah Border Crossing and was given a rousing welcome on the Pakistani side of the border by Mayor Lahore Col (retd) Mubashar and senior government officials. Earlier while meeting CM Sharif, the delegation of British investors had expressed interest in investing in projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Read More »

Singapore Airlines reroutes flights over North Korean missile threat

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An experimental test conducted in 2014 by Northrop Grumman shed more light that U.S.' F-35 fighter jet could prove to be an effective weapon against the threat of a North Korean-launched ballistic missile, reports said. Federal regulation from 1997 prohibits all US airlines from flying over the Flight Information Region of Pyongyang. Any missile launches must be reported to the International Civil Aviation Organization to assure the safety of civilian aircraft. Read More »

Ex-Cop Michael Slager Found Guilty of Murder in Walter Scott Shooting

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District Judge David Norton. The bystander's video started after the struggle between Slager and Scott and showed Scott running away and the officer firing eight times. However, Norton gave greater weight to prosecution evidence showing Slager had lied about crucial facts and tried to cover up aspects of the shooting so Scott appeared at fault. Read More »

Myanmar forces may be guilty of genocide, United Nations says

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China, the Philippines and Burundi voted against the measure. The United Nations human rights chief, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, said in Geneva on Tuesday that Burmese security forces may be guilty of genocide, adding global pressure on Myanmar to be investigated for crimes against humanity. Read More »

Did President Trump slur his Jerusalem speech? You be the judge

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When asked about Trump's apparent verbal slip, a White House spokesperson told the media outlet Quartz that Trump had a case of "dry mouth". "Thank you, God bless you, God bless Israel, God bless the Palestinians, and God bless the United States", Trump said at the end of his speech, with Twitterverse pointing out that he mispronounced "States". Read More »

Aiyar's jibe at PM, his latest in series of personal attacks

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Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala took to Twitter to notify of the party's move to suspend Aiyar after serving him with a showcause notice. The prime minister said the injustice with Ambedkar was done when Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru enjoyed full influence over the Congress Party. Read More »

Active shooter reported at Aztec High School

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Bloomfield and Farmington High Schools are also on preventative lockdown. The following unconfirmed report posted on Twitter claims that "multiple people" were wounded in this morning's shooting. The police department in nearby Bloomfield locked down school buildings as a precaution, according to the department's Facebook page. The shooting happened early Thursday at Aztec High School, a school with about 1,000 students near the Colorado border. Read More »

WH budget meeting planned with Trump, congressional leaders

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Later, the White House issued another statement indicating Trump would sign the two-week spending extension. We want to have a great, attractive crime-free country, ' Trump said during a cabinet meeting. The big four - McConnell, House Speaker Paul Ryan , Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Nancy Pelosi - will be at the White House tomorrow for a discussion with Trump about an immigration compromise. Read More »

SPD's Martin Schulz wants United States of Europe by 2025

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Berlin, Dec 7 The head of Germany's Social Democrats, Martin Schulz , a potential future governing partner of Chancellor Angela Merkel , called today for the creation of a " United States of Europe " by 2025. However, some members - including the party's youth wing - want to specifically rule out another coalition, leaving only a minority government or a new election as options. Read More »

Suns' Devin Booker leaves game after adductor strain

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The Suns confirmed the news on their official Twitter account and by Suns general manager Ryan McDonough broke the news on 98.7 FM Arizona's Sports Station's Burns & Gambo. With so little to offer and no promise of a secure future, Devin Booker was the Suns' only real hope of pulling things together. Suns general manger McDonough the Burns & Gambo Show. Read More »

Luxury Brands Win a Crucial Victory in Battle Against Amazon Distribution

Brand owners have previously argued that they should have the right to choose their distributors to protect their image and exclusivity. Coty , owner of brands such as Marc Jacobs and Calvin Klein raise a case on this issue. " The court notes in this context that the quality of luxury goods is not simply the result of their material characteristics, but also of the allure and prestigious image which bestows on them an aura of luxury ", it says. Read More »

Priyanka Chopra beats Deepika Padukone to become Asia's sexiest woman

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Deepika Padukone held the title previously but she has now been dethroned by PeeCee once again. Pakistani actor Mahira Khan who was on the ninth rank past year, bagged the fifth position on the same list this time. Eastern Eye is the weekly that announced this list in an annual poll. The lovely Sridevi was in the 49th position of the list! She added, "I feel grateful and am humbled". Read More »