'Mega-fires' are the new normal in California

Paradise, California, had long prepared for wildfires. But only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of "mega-fire" that last week destroyed most of the town — and is becoming a common occurrence in the state. Born of tinder-dry conditions and erratic winds, the Camp Fire was the latest ...

Homeless man in $400,000 GoFundMe benefit arrested

World / Crime & Legal Nov 16, 2018

Homeless man in $400,000 GoFundMe benefit arrested

A homeless man who benefited from a GoFundMe page set up by a New Jersey couple who said he helped them with a disabled car has been arrested, and a prosecutor planned to announce developments Thursday in the criminal investigation of the couple. Burlington County ...