California Firefighters make progress coralling big wildfire


SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (October 15, 2021) — Firefighters reported significant progress in corralling a wildfire in Southern California coastal mountains on Friday. The Alisal Fire in the Santa Ynez Mountains west of Santa Barbara grew only slightly since Thursday morning to 26.4 square miles (68 square kilometers) and containment of…

Prominent SC Lawyer Alex Murdaugh Who Discovered Wife and Son Dead At Their Home–Allegedly Stole Millions of Dollars


COLUMBIA, S.C. (October 15, 2021) — The attorney for prominent South Carolina lawyer Alex Murdaugh, who discovered his wife and son dead at their home this summer, said Murdaugh is resigned that he will serve time in prison for stealing millions of dollars. But Murdaugh continues to insist he had nothing to…

White House to Lift Curbs for Vaccinated Foreign Travelers November 8


WASHINGTON (October 15, 2021)— The White House said Friday it will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign nationals effective November 8, ending historic restrictions that barred much of the world from the United States. Restrictions on non-U.S. citizens were first imposed on air travelers from China in January 2020…