Forest Service Temporarily Closes All National Forests in California

Vallejo, CA…Due to unprecedented and historic fire conditions throughout the state, the USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region is announcing a temporary closure of an additional ten National Forests, meaning all eighteen National Forests in California are now closed. The closure of the additional ten forests will be effective at 5:00 pm today. These additional […]

Major Injury Motorcycle & Big Rig Collision on Hwy 17

Santa Cruz, CA…On 8/28/2020 at approximately 1515 hours, a 32 year old male from Santa Cruz, CA, was riding a 2019 Indian motorcycle, southbound on SR-17 north of Sugarloaf Rd., between traffic lanes besides a 2014 Peterbilt truck. For an unknown reason, the motorcyclist lost control of his vehicle, and the motorcyclist overturned causing the […]

Carmel Fire Climbs to 250 Acres & Evacuations Are in Place.

Carmel Valley, CA…Location: in the area of Carmel Valley Rd/Cachagua, 3.5 miles South East of Carmel Valley Village. Acres: 250, Containment: 0%, Evacuations remain in place. CAL FIRE BEU @CALFIREBEU 15m #CarmelFire Update Firefighters are currently battling the #CarmelFire in the area of Carmel Valley Rd/Cachagua, 3.5 miles South East of Carmel Valley Village. Acres: […]

River Fire Marches on to 2,800 Acres, 10 % Containment, 1,500 Structures Threatened

Salinas, CA…The fire has moved across Pine Canyon, continuing to move to the south toward River Road. Firefighters continue to defend structures in the northern end of the fire near San Benancio/Corral de Cielo, as well as the River Road/Pine Canyon area. Mandatory Evacuation Pine Canyon Rd, Parker Rd, Laurel Ln, & Trimble Hill Ln […]

Fatal Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Hwy 1 south of Carmel

Carmel, CA…Fatal Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Hwy 1 south of Carmel. Please use caution in the area…. Incident: 00182 Type: Fatality Location: SR1 N / GARRAPATA Loc Desc: MY-001-0632 Lat/Lon: 36.468056 -121.930556 Detail Information 4:05 PM 22 [58] Secondary Location for 27-O2: CALIFORNIA TOW YARD. 3:26 PM 21 [52] B27-022 RDWY OPEN 3:06 PM 20 […]

Astronauts Target Splashdown off Coast of Pensacola, Florida

Houston, TX….NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are just hours away from splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida. Splashdown remains scheduled for 2:48 p.m. EDT following a nearly two-month test flight of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program. Pensacola, Florida remains the prime location with Go Navigator as the […]

Gross Domestic Product, 2nd Quarter 2020 Drops 32.9%, U.S. Economy Shrinks By Almost a Third

Washington, DC…Gross Domestic Product, 2nd Quarter 2020 (Advance Estimate) and Annual Update. Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 32.9 percent in the second quarter of 2020 (table 1), according to the “advance” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the first quarter, real GDP decreased 5.0 percent. The […]

Justice Ginsburg Back in New York Hospital for Treatment

New York, NY…Justice Ginsburg underwent a minimally invasive non-surgical procedure today at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City to revise a bile duct stent that was originally placed at Sloan Kettering in August 2019. According to her doctors, stent revisions are common occurrences and the procedure, performed using endoscopy and medical imaging […]

Governor Newsom Releases Final Water Resilience Portfolio

Sacramento, CA…Governor Gavin Newsom released a final version of the Water Resilience Portfolio, the Administration’s blueprint for equipping California to cope with more extreme droughts and floods, rising temperatures, declining fish populations, over-reliance on groundwater and other challenges.  The portfolio outlines 142 state actions to help build a climate-resilient water system in the face of climate […]

1 2 3 187