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Most Of California Reported To Be In ‘Extreme Drought’

Most Of California Reported To Be In ‘Extreme Drought’The latest Drought Monitor report from U.S. agriculture and weather experts finds 58 percent of California in the worst of its four drought levels, in conditions normally seen only once every 50-100 years.

House Cancels Vote On $659 Million Border Security Bill

House Cancels Vote On $659 Million Border Security BillHouse GOP leaders pulled the plug on a $659 million bill to deal with the influx of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors entering the U.S. from Central America.

Ebola Patient Will Be Treated In Atlanta Hospital

Ebola Patient Will Be Treated In Atlanta HospitalAn isolation unit at Emory University's hospital in Atlanta will be used in the coming days to house and treat a patient infected with Ebola, the virus that has killed more than 700 people in a recent outbreak in West Africa.

U.S. Issues Travel Restrictions On Venezuelan Officials

U.S. Issues Travel Restrictions On Venezuelan OfficialsThe State Department on Wednesday announced it was revoking visas for a number of Venezuelan government officials the U.S. says have violated the human rights of the Venezuelan people.

Scientists Say The Moon Is Hiding A Lumpy Middle

Scientists Say The Moon Is Hiding A Lumpy MiddleWhat shape is the moon? When it's full, we'd all agree that it looks perfectly round. But careful measurements by a team of scientists have shown that's not the case.

Conflict In Gaza: What You Need To Know Today

Conflict In Gaza: What You Need To Know TodayPerhaps signaling a widening of its offensive in Gaza, Israel called up 16,000 reservists on Thursday. That means Israel has activated 86,000 reservists since the conflict started.

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector Calling

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector CallingIn about one-third of U.S. households, the sound of a phone or doorbell ringing may trigger a desire to duck.

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million Gallons

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million GallonsA 90-year-old water main broke near the University of California, Los Angeles, on Tuesday, spilling 8 million to 10 million gallons of water.

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought Shelter

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought ShelterAs many as 19 people were killed when a shell struck a school run by the United Nations in Gaza, this morning.

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline Tickets

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline TicketsThe Transparent Airfares Act, which was approved with minimal debate, would overturn a 2012 rule that requires airlines to post the full price of tickets, including taxes and fees.