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California fire victims want utility liability law to remain

Victims of California's deadliest wildfires joined politicians on Wednesday to urge state lawmakers to stop trying to overhaul liability laws on wildfires......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 11th, 2018

PG&E Slides as California Assigns Fire Blame

Shares of utility PG&E are sliding today after Cal Fire Cal-Fire said 12 of the more than 170 wild fires in Northern California last October were caused by the utility's electric power and distribution lines, conductors and the failure of power poles......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsJun 11th, 2018

Mandalay Bay owner sues victims of 2017 Vegas mass shooting

MGM Resorts International filed complaints in Nevada and California, claiming the hotel and its owners can't be held liable for the Oct. 1 shooting......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2018

MGM sues Las Vegas massacre victims in hopes of limiting liability

MGM Resorts International sued the victims of.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 17th, 2018

MGM Resorts International sues more than 1,000 victims from Las Vegas mass shooting, denying any liability

MGM Resorts International claimed in a new lawsui.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 17th, 2018

A wildfire created a rare phenomenon knows as a "firenado" along the Colorado River

Screenshot/CNN An Arizona couple was driving near the state border of Blythe, California on Saturday when they came across a brush fire near the Colorado Rive.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2018

The New York Post: Mandalay Bay owners sue victims of Las Vegas mass shooting

The corporate owners of the Mandalay Bay casino file suit against the victims of last year’s Las Vegas concert mass shooting, claiming it has no liability for the massacre, according to a report in local media......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2018

Georges Fire Inyo County: Lightning-Caused Wildfire In California Spreads

The fire was almost 3,000 acres......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

California Wildfires Map: Deadly Klamathon Fire 60 Percent Contained, Other Fires Still Burning

California has seen 2,964 wildfires since the start of the year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 11th, 2018

Griffith Park Fire: Wildfire Starts Near Los Angeles, California, Observatory

Photos posted on social media showed significant smoke rising from the hills above residential areas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

California Wildfire Photos: Trail of Destruction as More than Three Dozen Blazes Rage Across Western U.S.

More than three dozen wildfires have broken out across the western United States, fanned by scorching heat, winds and low humidity in a particularly intense fire season......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 9th, 2018

Thousands Remain in the Dark as Power Outages Continue in LA - NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaThousands Remain in the Dark as Power Outages Continue in LANBC Southern CaliforniaNearly 30,000 customers remai.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 8th, 2018

German cars and American steak: Early trade war victims emerge

China’s retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods struck just as one of its biggest meat importers was rushing a shipment from California through Shanghai customs. Now Suzhou Huadong Foods Ltd. is lumbered with a stack of unaffordable American steak......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 8th, 2018

California Wildfires Map Update: Holiday, West Fire, Other Blazes Prompt State of Emergency

Some individuals evacuating the area surrounding the West Fire were directed toward the Viejas Casino......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 7th, 2018

PHOTOS: Planes at McClellan Airfield prepare to fight California fires

Northern California is in the midst of wildfire season, meaning that the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, or Cal Fire, is in its busiest time of year.  To tackle blazes throughout the state, Cal Fire fills air tankers at McClel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Klamathon Fire: Oregon-California Interstate 5 Closed As State of Emergency Declared and Residents Evacuate

"[The Klamathon Fire has] destroyed structures, threatened homes and critical infrastructure and caused the evacuation of residents," said California Governor Edmund G. Brown......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 6th, 2018

Yolo County Fire Update: California Wildfire Burns 86,000 Acres

The fire is about 30 percent contained......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 5th, 2018

California billionaire roils Arizona utilities with push for renewable energy

Arizona's largest utility is fiercely opposing .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 4th, 2018

California County Fire Update: Wildfire In Yolo County Expands To 70,000 Acres, More Evacuations Expected

Nearly 1,000 structures are threatened by the County Fire......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 3rd, 2018

EU citizens could become the next victims of Theresa May"s hostile environment after Windrush

Jeff J Mitchell / Getty There are "very considerable risks" Europeans applying to remain in the UK after Brexit will face similar problems to those face.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Fire reaches into Yolo County"s organic farm alley

Two major fires are sending smoke over farmland all over Northern California, including Yolo County's Capay Valley, during the peak of harvest season. Fire entered the east side of the Capay Valley Sunday, but flames have since moved west. The Ca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018