Another Firefighter Dies Battling Northern California Wildfire – NPR

NPR Another Firefighter Dies Battling Northern California WildfireNPRUpdated at 1:03 a.m. ET. Officials with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection announced Monday that a firefighter died battling the Mendocino Complex Fire. The firefighter's identity was not released and no other details were given …Sixth firefighter killed in California's battle against wildfires this yearSFGateFirefighter's Read More …

Gov. Scott Walker warns his GOP base that he may start out behind in the general election – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Gov. Scott Walker warns his GOP base that he may start out behind in the general electionMilwaukee Journal SentinelWISCONSIN RAPIDS – GOP Gov. Scott Walker is warning supporters that he may be trailing at the outset of the general election campaign, no matter who wins Tuesday's Democratic primary. “You could have Daffy Read More …

Golden State Killer suspect faces new murder charge. That makes 13 slayings linked to Joseph DeAngelo – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Golden State Killer suspect faces new murder charge. That makes 13 slayings linked to Joseph DeAngeloUSA TODAYVISALIA, Calif. — The man whom investigators believe is the Golden State Killer was charged with first-degree murder Monday in what is thought to be the first death in a string of slayings that stretched over a Read More …

'Immigration hypocrite': Stephen Miller's uncle lambastes him in scathing op-ed – Washington Post

Washington Post 'Immigration hypocrite': Stephen Miller's uncle lambastes him in scathing op-edWashington PostWolf-Leib Glosser fled violence from his small Eastern European village, and with $8 to his name, came to Ellis Island. His children soon followed, and his children's children were born in the American city of Johnstown, Pa., where the family grew and …Trump adviser Read More …

Sheriff called parking spot shooting legal under 'stand your ground' laws. Prosecutors disagreed. – Washington Post

Washington Post Sheriff called parking spot shooting legal under 'stand your ground' laws. Prosecutors disagreed.Washington PostFlorida prosecutors have charged Michael Drejka — who shot and killed a man over a parking spot in July — in a reversal of a sheriff's decision not to bring charges, which prompted debate over “stand your ground” laws. Drejka, Read More …

Paul Manafort trial Day 10: Banker says Manafort omitted two NY mortgages in $16 million loan applications – Washington Post

Washington Post Paul Manafort trial Day 10: Banker says Manafort omitted two NY mortgages in $16 million loan applicationsWashington PostPaul Manafort, President Trump's onetime campaign chairman, is on trial in federal court in Alexandria on bank and tax fraud charges. Prosecutors allege he failed to pay taxes on millions he made from his work for Read More …

Euro wilts as Turkey rout sends investors into yen, francs – Reuters

Reuters Euro wilts as Turkey rout sends investors into yen, francsReutersEmerging market currencies continued to reel as investors worried about contagion. The South African rand was down 3.1 percent ZAR= after falling more than 10 percent in earlier trading, the Russian rouble dropped 0.8 percent RUB= and the Mexican peso …Turkey takes action in bid to Read More …