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‘Want to live in a war zone?’ California homeowners face ruin after wildfires

CLOSE A family drove through a road turned inferno as sparks flew and heavy smoke billowed in the air. USA TODAY Aerial image of damage from Woolsey Fire in Thousand Oaks, California. (Photo: Geospatial Intelligence Center) PARADISE, Calif. – Thousands of wildfire-weary Californians face financially and emotionally difficult years ahead as they begin rebuilding their homes…

New York Giants earn dramatic win over San Francisco 49ers to end five-game skid

CLOSE NY Giants guard Jamon Brown talks about his new opportunity with Big Blue after getting claimed on waivers following his release from the Rams Art Stapleton, Staff Writer, @art_stapleton New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) and quarterback Eli Manning (10) celebrate after connecting on a touchdown pass against the San Francisco…

Police officer near Chicago fatally shot security guard who was detaining a suspect

This photo provided by Avontea Boose shows her baby Tristan Roberson and the boy's father Jemel Roberson. A police officer fatally shot Jemel Roberson, an armed security guard who was wearing a hat with "security" emblazoned across the front and holding a man down following a shooting inside the suburban Chicago bar where the guard…

California’s fire dilemma: Rebuild knowing same homes will burn again?

CLOSE Cal Fire Chief 'Every year it seems to get worse' AP The charred remains of a home in Malibu, Calif. on Nov. 11, 2018 caused by the Woosley Fire. (Photo: ROBERT HANASHIRO, USA TODAY) Paul Bancroft had been through Southern California wildfires before, but never as bad as the one that threatened to burn…

Nets’ rising star Caris LeVert suffers gruesome leg injury, taken off court on stretcher

Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Photo: Hannah Foslien, AP) Caris LeVert more than likely just saw his breakout NBA season come to a devastating halt.  In the second quarter of Monday night's game against Minnesota, the Brooklyn Nets' 24-year-old guard…

‘She’s 27 years old.’ She has very long dark hair: A mom’s search for...

CLOSE 27-year-old Teal Gunter has been unaccounted for in the Camp Fire since Thursday and her family are desperate for information. Thomas Hawthorne, The Republic | azcentral.com Names of missing posted on board at Red Cross Shelter by friends and relatives searching for loved ones. Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. (Photo: SCOTT CLAUSE/USA TODAY Network) Amy…

Acting AG Whitaker to consult with DOJ ethics lawyers on recusal as Dems press...

CLOSE Matthew Whitaker was previous Jeff Sessions' chief of staff. Sessions submitted his resignation on Wednesday, one day after the 2018 midterm elections. USA TODAY Matthew Whitaker in Johnston, Iowa, on April 24, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Neibergall/AP) WASHINGTON – As Democrats pressed for acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to remove himself from oversight of the Russia…

Kyrsten Sinema beats Martha McSally to become Arizona’s first female senator

Kyrsten Sinema speaks to the press after the Associated Press declared her the winner of the U.S. Senate race against Martha McSally. The press conference was held at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia in Scottsdale on Nov. 12, 2018. (Photo: Tom Tingle/The Republic) Democrat Kyrsten Sinema's unbreakable hold on Maricopa County, along…

California politicians take Trump to task for threatening to withhold federal fire funds

CLOSE Cal Fire Chief 'Every year it seems to get worse' AP Nov 9, 2018; Paradise, CA, USA; Bakersfield, California-based firefighter Jason Kingsley, 30, stands amidst smoke and steam as he sprays down a destroyed home with water to prevent it from sparking any more fires in Paradise, California, following the Camp Fire devastation on…

Stocks end 600 points lower on growth concerns ignited by Apple and cutback in...

CLOSE Overconfidence and bias are among the biggest mistakes for investors who want to protect their 401k savings. USA TODAY A declining stock chart. (Photo: Getty Images) Stock losses accelerated as markets closed on Monday, pulled down by a broad sell-off in technology companies and revived worries that global economic growth is slowing. The Dow Jones…

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Stocks swing between gains and losses after Wall Street’s worst day...

Thomson Reuters Wall Street continued to slide Thursday morning after initially finding some relief in tamer-than-expected inflation data, a day after worries about rising rates and trade tensions sparked a sharp sell-off in global markets. After suffering its steepest drop since February in the previous session, the Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 350…

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