Evacuations ordered and Highway 39 closed as fire spreads in Angeles National Forest

Authorities have issued mandatory evacuation orders and closed Highway 39 as the Dam fire spread rapidly in the Angeles National Forest on Thursday afternoon. Firefighters responded to the initially 1-acre fire in the 9500 block of North San Gabriel Canyon Road about 1:20 p.m., according to officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and […]

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Michael Flynn’s case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

The surprise ruling came as the trial judge had questioned the DOJ’s move. June 24, 2020, 3:10 PM 7 min read 7 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday overruled District Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice […]

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Millions of Chinese ordered back to work but infection risk remains high | World news

The Chinese authorities are trying to usher the country back to work, a month after announcing the unprecedented quarantine of millions of people. But they face a difficult balancing act between containing the virus and supporting a faltering economy. Wuhan and surrounding Hubei province, the centre of the outbreak, have been the focus of disease […]

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Impeachment probe latest: Former White House counsel Donald McGahn ordered to testify by federal judge

The latest headlines in your inbox A US federal judge has ordered Donald Trump’s former White House counsel Donald McGahn to testify to the House of Representatives in its impeachment probe. The outcome could lead to renewed efforts by Democrats to compel evidence from other high-ranking officials, including former national security adviser John Bolton. Judge […]

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Motorist who deliberately drove straight at cyclist ordered to pay victim €10,000

CCTV footage played in Dublin Circuit Criminal Court showed Sean Kearns driving straight at cyclist Marcelo Valencia, causing him to come crashing off his bicycle on the middle of a busy road five years ago. Kearns (33) with an address at Whitechurch Avenue, Rathfarnam, Dublin, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to endangerment at […]

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