California fires: Firefighters hold containment lines in north

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Another blaze near Los Angeles, the Peak Fire, is now out Crews battling a deadly wildfire in northern California have managed to hold their containment lines, the state fire service says. They have contained 30% of the fire, stretching over 125,000 acres (50,500 ha), but do not expect to contain…

Trump, Democrats dig battle lines over new era of investigations

His jab at the tactics of the incoming Democratic House represents an early effort to spin a new era of investigations and oversight that is about to shake the White House as a power grab by his opposition. Trump’s comment is also a reminder to Democrats that any sign they are persecuting the President without…

Fitbit jumps 13% after beating on top and bottom lines

This story is developing. Please check back for updates. Fitbit shares soared as much as 13 percent in after-hours trading on Wednesday after the company beat earnings and revenue expectations for the third quarter. The fitness tracker manufacturer reported earnings of 4 cents per share, while analysts had expected a loss of one cent per…

Mariah Carey lines up Fox Theatre show

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Mariah Carey lines up Fox Theatre show The pop singer will perform March 8 at the Fox, tickets go on sale Friday Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your friend’s email address. Posted! A link has…