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Wildfire near Utah ski resort forces 1500 people from homes

Republican Utah State Rep. Mike Noel on Monday blamed environmental groups for the fire. Almost 1,000 firefighters battled a Utah wildfire that grew. kilometer) fire. About 1,500 people have been evacuated from the Bear Valley area and the American Red Cross is providing shelter and aid to those evacuees at Panguitch High School in Parowan.


Three Cops Indicted in Alleged Laquan McDonald Cover-Up

Three Cops Indicted in Alleged Laquan McDonald Cover-Up

The three officers conspired to hide the true facts surrounding McDonald's killing in order to protect their fellow officer from criminal investigation and prosecution, the indictment said . Cook County Judge LeRoy K. Martin, Jr. ruled in September to convene a grand jury to hear evidence against the Chicago Police officers on the scene the night Laquan McDonald was killed.


Cooler air settles in, showers return this afternoon — Metro Detroit Weather

Cooler air settles in, showers return this afternoon — Metro Detroit Weather

West northwest wind 10 to 16 miles per hour. Monday night , mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Tonight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 68 degrees. Thursday's chance of rain is 30%, with a 40% chance of rain on Friday . Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 21 miles per hour. The weekend will be a warm one, with highs in the upper 80s on Saturday and Sunday and a chance for rain on Sunday .


Senate delays health care vote until after July 4 recess

Senate delays health care vote until after July 4 recess

President Trump on Tuesday met with Senate Republicans at the White House just hours after GOP leaders made a decision to postpone the healthcare vote. Health care represents about one-sixth of the American economy. Those expected changes have all driven a rally in USA stocks this year. "What is this going to look like when this gets out of the next iteration?" said Peter Costa, president of trading firm Empire Executions Inc.


US Senate health care bill delayed after some Republicans express opposition

US Senate health care bill delayed after some Republicans express opposition

With five Republicans already saying they couldn't support the bill unveiled last week - and maybe more opposition lurking in the wings - McConnell didn't have much of an option, other than to try to re-group and forge a new deal. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said he could not support the proposal as it now stands. Claiming falsely that the ACA is in a death spiral and must be replaced, the GOP is actually using this legislation to provide a massive tax cut to their wealthy and corporate ...


Trump says OK after Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill voting

Trump says OK after Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill voting

The announcement came after the Congressional Budget Office released their findings on the bill , stating that 22 million people will lose their insurance in the next ten years. "I have studied the draft legislation and Congressional Budget Office analysis to understand its impact on West Virginians", Capito said in a statement .