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Heavy rain, strong winds and snow to hit parts of Western US

ABC News(NEW YORK) —  A storm in the western United States is bringing heavy rain, gusty winds and mountain snow from California to the Rocky Mountains this morning.Heavy rain from the storm brought flash flooding to San Francisco on Saturday prompting road closures in parts of the city. North of the Bay Area, 5.75 inches…read more »

Storm to bring wind and heavy rain to West, snow to Upper Midwest

iStock(NEW YORK) — A storm has moved into the Western U.S. and it’s bringing heavy rain, wind and snow to the region today, before it moves toward the Midwest on Sunday night and early Monday.There are wind alerts, winter storm warnings, flash flood watches and winter weather advisories issued for parts of California to parts…read more »

The Pensacola naval base shooting suspect was identified as member of the Saudi military. Why was he there?

iStock(PENSACOLA, Fla.) — Friday’s shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola, in which four people, including the shooter, died, marks the second time this week gun violence erupted at a U.S. military installation.But while Wednesday’s shooting in Hawaii was related to a domestic issue, the attack on Friday became international incident after it was reported the…read more »

California power utility PG&E reaches $13.5B settlement for 2017-2018 wildfires

iStock(LOS ANGELES) — PG&E, the California power utility, has reached a $13.5 billion settlement with victims of the catastrophic Northern California wildfires of 2017 and 2018.The agreement settles the last major lawsuit to arise from the 2017-2018 fires, following a $1 settlement with affected cities and counties, and an $11 billion settlement with the insurance…read more »