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State Route 69 remains closed due to Goodwin Fire

State Route 69 remains closed due to Goodwin Fire

Welding or operating acetylene or other torch with an open flame. More than 500 fire fighters were on the scene with helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft dropping fire retardant from above, according to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.


Bernie Sanders Rips Federal Probe on Wife's $10M Loan to College

Bernie Sanders Rips Federal Probe on Wife's $10M Loan to College

That's pretty pathetic", he said. CNN host Erin Burnett asked Sanders whether or not he knew his wife was being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, but did not acknowledge that he was also part of the probe. Bernie Sanders and his wife had "lawyered up" as the FBI investigates whether Jane Sanders committed fraud when acquiring a loan for now-closed Burlington College in Vermont, which she led from 2004 to 2011.


No bond for suspect in stabbing of Flint airport officer

No bond for suspect in stabbing of Flint airport officer

The hearing was to determine if a judge would grant bail for the man accused to stabbing a police officer at Flint's Bishop International Airport. Amor Ftouhi, 49, is unlikely to be granted bond Wednesday because the charge is serious and he lives outside the U.S.


CBO Weighs Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

CBO Weighs Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

The future of health care in MA remains uncertain as Washington Republicans inch closer to repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare . Shelley Moore Capito , R-W.Va., said she expected McConnell to discuss revisions at a Tuesday lunch of GOP senators. Ted Cruz . Cruz is one of five Republicans that have said they couldn't support the bill, but he did not comment Monday on the CBO score .


Iran says US travel ban is 'racist' and 'unfair'

Iran says US travel ban is 'racist' and 'unfair'

The ban on refugees is also being allowed to take effect on a similar, limited basis. But it said the ban would not apply to visitors who have a "credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States". The exception will be those residents of the forbidden countries that have any relationship with the United States citizens, the prohibition against them is declared invalid by the court.


Idaho To Receive $30M In PILT Funding For 2017

Idaho To Receive $30M In PILT Funding For 2017

According to the Department of the Interior , which administers the PILT program, annual PILT payments are calculated based on the number of acres of federal land within each county and the population of that county. The combined acreage of federal lands in Mesa County is third in Colorado behind only Moffat County with almost 1.7 million acres and Gunnison County with more than 1.6 million acres.