While reading the nominees for the Emmys Variety Special (Live) on Monday night, January 15, presenter Amy Poehler said of nominee Elton John, "EGOT to be excited about this." That's because a win would give the rock legend that much-coveted awards milestone -- and whaddya... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As travelers race to book flights for the holidays, Southwest Airlines has announced new changes that will make it easier to earn higher status, with better access to upgrades and more perks for elite members.The largest low-cost carrier announced new perks... Read More.
(NORTH DAKOTA) -- North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum was taken to the emergency room Tuesday night after injuring his leg playing pickup basketball with his staff, and his campaign said his status for Wednesday night's GOP debate was unclear.Burgum's spokesperson, Lance Trover, speaking on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the week since U.S. Army Private 2nd Class Travis King crossed into North Korea, American officials have been unable to extract even the most basic information about his condition from tight-lipped officials in Pyongyang -- a move experts say could... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- David Weiss, the U.S. attorney leading the investigation into Hunter Biden, on Monday directly refuted key allegations put forward by an IRS whistleblower who has made claims of political interference in the yearslong investigation.The Justice Department last month approved a plea deal... Read More.
Plumas National Forest says Little Grass Valley Reservoir campgrounds remain closed with only tentative dates to re-open.Firefighters are working in the area to remove hazardous trees, and recreation staff are working to prepare the campgrounds to have potable water and clean restroom facilities.Feather River... Read More.
After evaluating for safety and storm damage to make repairs, the Beckwourth Ranger District of the Plumas National Forest has announced that at least one of the boat ramps is open at Frenchman Lake. After a debacle at Lunker Point, where the gate was... Read More.
Restoration efforts on State Route 70 are progressing, but the highway remains closed to through traffic.Two slides between Belden and Twain have closed the highway from the Greenville wye to Jarbo gap since early January. At the slide location west of Rush creek, Caltrans... Read More.
Caltrans has updated progress in the Feather River Canyon, where four slides closed the 50-mile stretch over a week ago. Although the route remains closed, Caltrans crews and Hat Creek construction continue to clear slide debris, including large boulders the size of cars near... Read More.