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California wildfires force evacuation of 80000

California wildfires force evacuation of 80000

The cause of the fire remains under investigation . Interstate 15 from Southern California to Las Vegas through the Cajon Pass has now reopened to travelers. "We don't know if we'll have a home to go back to", she told AFP, in tears. Despite being impeded by treacherous terrain, hot, dry, windy weather and the ferocious blaze, authorities said almost 1,600 firefighters had been able to carve containment lines around 22 percent of the fire zone, up from just four percent earlier in the day.


McCartney soars to bronze in Rio

McCartney soars to bronze in Rio

It looked as though Morris was going to make it over, but she just brushed the bar on the way down, earning her the silver and giving Stefanidi the gold. "It down to who was there on the day". "Maybe those comments aren't so necessary". Reigning Olympic champion, American Jenn Suhr, who has been battling a virus during her time in Rio, found herself in a tight spot when she missed her first attempt at 4.60m.


Israeli-Turkish deal backed by Ankara parliament

Israeli-Turkish deal backed by Ankara parliament

Previously close relations between Israel and Turkey were downgraded significantly after raid carried out by Israeli commandos. "There is still quite a lot of suspicion and distrust of Turkey inside Israel, particularly of President Erdogan, so I don't think this is going to lead to any really big changes in the region".



What Flight of South Sudan's Rebel Leader Means

He later said Machar had crossed the border into neighboring Congo and was airlifted to the capital, Kinshasa . Separately, several witnesses also told the AP that United Nations peacekeepers in Juba did not stop the rapes of local women by soldiers outside the U.N.'s main camp last month.



Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli forces: ministry

As part of a night-time arrest campaign, the Israeli occupation forces detained Shaikh Hussein Abu-Kwaik, the Islamic movement's election representative in the West Bank, along with 19 other Palestinians. Another three Palestinians wanted by Israel on terrorism-related offenses from the West Bank villages of Bani Naim and Kifl Haris were arrested in the raids.


Man returned to North Carolina to face slaying charges

Man returned to North Carolina to face slaying charges

Greenville Police Chief Mark Holtzman says a concerned family member called the police to check on the four victims. Hours later and more than 150 miles north in Richmond, officers caught 39-year-old Dibon Toone in the victim's auto. After multiple unsuccessful attempts, police entered the residence to find three children and Garlette Rosette Howard, 32, deceased inside. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.