Homes evacuated after California river swells from snowmelt

Homes evacuated after California river swells from snowmelt

Authorities say 90 homes remain under mandatory evacuation orders following levee breaches along a river in California, the result of the state's huge springtime snowpack melting in the summer heat.

Winners at Sunday night's BET Awards in Los Angeles

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A list of winners of the 2017 BET Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles:

Joe Arpaio on trial over immigration actions echoing Trump's

June 25
The immigration rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump have a familiar ring in Arizona, where former Sheriff Joe Arpaio once used similar tactics to become a national figure.
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Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's coast

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3:25am

8 injured after man drives into LA motel swimming pool

Eight people were injured Sunday night after an SUV crashed into a motel swimming pool, Los Angeles police said.
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3:10am

River swelling from snowmelt forces evacuation of 90 homes

Authorities say 90 homes remain under mandatory evacuation orders following levee breaches along a river in California, the result of the state's huge springtime snowpack melting in the summer heat.
Variety
2:25am

AP: Authorities delayed investigating gay 'demons' case

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2:20am

Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Before taking their long summer break, the Supreme Court justices are poised to act on the Trump administration's travel ban and a separation of church and state dispute involving a Missouri church playground.
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2:15am

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1:50am

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12:45am

Firefighters battle intense wildfires in Utah, California

Better weather conditions have limited the growth of a wildfire in Utah that has prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins, officials said Sunday night. In Southern California, a wildfire broke out after a car crashed on a freeway and prompted evacuations of nearby homes in the city of Santa Clarita.
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June 25

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June 25

Hearing resumes for school board member who insulted Obamas

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June 25

Feds to give update on California's big water tunnels

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June 25

Flowers lovers flock to Vermont bog for wild orchids

Each spring and summer, a Vermont bog yields a rare spectacle — hundreds of wild orchids in bloom, drawing visitors from around the country.
Variety
June 25

Pharmacy head to be sentenced in deadly meningitis outbreak

The co-founder of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy is set to be sentenced in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed more than 60 people and sickened hundreds more.
Music
June 25

The Latest: Remy Ma beats Minaj for BET's hip hop honor

The Latest on the BET Awards being presented from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles (all times local):