LOS ANGELES Firefighters notched a victory in their battle to beat back a massive blaze raging outside Los Angeles, more than doubling containment in the past 24 hours, the U.S. Forest Service said on Wednesday.
The University of California system unfairly admitted 64 "noncompetitive" students between 2013 and 2019, the California state auditor said in a report released on Tuesday that echoed a 2019 college admissions scandal involving at least eight schools across the country.
A Louisiana megachurch pastor charged with repeatedly violating state coronavirus orders was denied entry to his court hearing Tuesday morning after refusing to wear a face mask.
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LOS ANGELES Firefighters waging an all-out "mini-Alamo" defense of the Mount Wilson Observatory saved the famed astronomical complex from a blaze raging through rugged peaks above the foothill suburbs of Los Angeles, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said on Wednesday.
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Sept 16 The Mount Wilson Observatory is no
longer at risk in a wildfire burning in the mountains
surrounding Los Angeles, a spokesperson for the United States
Forest Service said Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK U.S. immigration officials said on Tuesday a federal watchdog would investigate complaints made by a whistleblower nurse in a Georgia immigration detention facility who alleged detainees had improperly received hysterectomies and other gynecological procedures.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, Sept 15 U.S. immigration
officials said on Tuesday a federal watchdog would investigate
complaints made by a whistleblower nurse in a Georgia
immigration detention facility who alleged detainees had
improperly received hysterectomies and other gynecological
U.S. rapper Cardi B filed papers on Tuesday to divorce her husband, Offset, after three years of their on-and-off marriage.