California National Guard Helicopters From Stockton, Mather Rescue 373 Campers Trapped In Fire Zone

“Just using our god-given eyeballs,” said Hames, who’s based at Mather Air Field. “You just kind of imagine your family being in that situation, and everything in you wants to go get them.”

Transcript: Governor Kate Brown on “Face the Nation,” September 13, 2020

GOV. BROWN: No. That’ll be investigated over the days and weeks ahead, but I have to tell you, we saw the perfect firestorm. We saw incredible winds. We saw very cold, hot temperatures. And of course, we have a landscape that has seen 30 years of drought. This is truly the bellwether for climate change […]

Transcript: Sue Gordon on “Face the Nation,” September 13, 2020

GORDON: So I think three things, MARGARET. The first is, I believe the most significant strategic threat to America is if we end up not believing in ourselves, and I’ve shared this with the president, there- almost anything else we can overcome. But stopping to believe in the way that we govern in the way […]

Transcript: United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby on “Face the Nation,” September 13, 2020

KIRBY: So at United we have gone to the private market. We raised about 18 billion dollars since this started in capital and- to get through the crisis. But in a world where we’re still burning 25 million dollars per day, you just can’t go forever on that. And our view is demand is not […]

CRAIG BROWN: The news you missed in lockdown (Part I) – how sausage rolls can save the nation!

‘I find it very uncomfortable to walk around in an ordinary dress or jeans, but it’s a brilliant disguise and guarantees no one ever recognises me!’ she said, before pulling on her long silk gloves and tiara and stepping into her Regency carriage.

Rescue mission is launched to save 150 people TRAPPED by raging Creek wildfire near Mammoth Pool Reservoir in California – who have been told to get into the WATER if they can’t shelter in place

California has seen 900 wildfires since August 15, many of them started by an intense series of thousands of lightening strikes. The blazes have burned more than 1.5 million acres (2,343 square miles). There have been eight fire deaths and nearly 3,300 structures destroyed.

Nations League: Barella sinks Dutch as Italy get back on winning trail

Italy, who made seven changes after Friday’s draw, dominated the opening half and after Barella had seen his shot from the edge of the box deflected narrowly over the crossbar, Ciro Immobile was within a whisker of giving his side the lead. The Netherlands’ only effort on target in the opening period came from Georginio […]

Maine music venues try to save themselves in pandemic

The Save Our Stages Act would provide six months of financial support to keep music venues and theaters open and pay employees. It is among several pandemic-related bills that are mired in the political fight in Washington over the scope of the next round of pandemic relief.

Commuters are saving £250 a month by staying away from the office while rail companies pocket a £3.5billion government subsidy

Department for Transport statistics show that at the start of March 2020, the use of cars, national rail, London Tubes and London buses was fairly typical for the time of year – with public transport modes only a few percentage points lower than would be typical.

UEFA Nations League, Denmark 0-0 England: Southgate’s tactical switch misfires in dour stalemate

Southgate is committed to giving Rice a run of games as his midfield anchorman and it is time for the West Ham man to start repaying some of that faith. His pass completion rate was only 76.7 per cent, with debutant Phillips looking far more adept in a game both players did not need to […]