Biden promoted her husband as a man who can “make a nation whole” and took a different route than other speakers, opting not to mention President Donald Trump, CNBC reported. (RELATED: Clinton, Carter Say Biden Has The ‘Integrity And Judgement’ To Undo Trump’s ‘Watching TV And Zapping People On Social Media’) … [Read more...] about Lindsey Graham Praises Jill Biden As ‘An Outstanding Person’ After DNC Speech
As this critical phase begins, Trump desperately wants to keep the focus on protest-related violence — and away from the pandemic. Even as coronavirus-related deaths continue to mount under his watch, with little national strategy, his team believes last week was one of the best of the year for his political prospects as he helped guide the nation's attention toward violent protests in Wisconsin and elsewhere that could boost his standing among white, suburban voters. … [Read more...] about 2020 Watch: How long can Trump ride ‘law and order’?
Even with the state’s blessing, it’s unclear when many schools will reopen to in-person learning. Public districts will have to negotiate a reopening plan with local labor unions, while also meeting county and state requirements, including testing all staff bi-monthly and preparing facilities to ensure proper ventilation, hand-washing stations and enough masks and other safety equipment on hand. … [Read more...] about Kids and teachers showed up for first Bay Area school reopening, but class was canceled
The North Complex fires, which were sparked by lightning on Aug. 17, contributed to an unprecedented amount of smoke in the atmosphere caused by a record number of fires in California and Oregon, weather officials said. … [Read more...] about Fire in Butte County explodes overnight, racing toward Oroville
Experts have blamed the worsening wildfire crisis on a number of factors, including climate change, which is parching the state’s forests, wooded hills and grasslands and priming them to burn more intensely. But California’s extensive history of extreme fire suppression in areas where wildfire has long been a natural part of the landscape as well as poor forest management are also causes, fire experts say. … [Read more...] about Explosive blaze threatens Paradise, a town still rebuilding after deadly 2018 Camp Fire