2020’s fire damage to Napa wineries already far exceeds 2017, and it may not be done

2020’s fire damage to Napa wineries already far exceeds 2017, and it may not be done

CALISTOGA — Three days after the Glass Fire first erupted in Napa’s eastern hillsides, it was starting to become clear that the fire’s effects on the valley’s wine industry were nothing short of catastrophic. On Tuesday, some vintners who had evacuated from their properties were only just beginning to take stock of the havoc that…

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Early surge of Democratic mail voting sparks worry inside GOP

Early surge of Democratic mail voting sparks worry inside GOP

Of the more than 9 million voters who requested mail ballots through Monday in Florida, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Maine and Iowa, the five battleground states where such data is publicly available, 52 percent were Democrats. Twenty-eight percent were Republicans, and 20 percent were unaffiliated.Additional internal Democratic and Republican Party data obtained by The Washington Post shows a similar…

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$2.2 trillion HEROES Act includes second round of stimulus checks

$2.2 trillion HEROES Act includes second round of stimulus checks

The House Democrats’ revised stimulus bill would restore some popular programs that were devised to help families weather the coronavirus pandemic. Chief among them: $1,200 per adult stimulus checks targeted to middle- and low-income families. Democratic lawmakers introduced the measure on Monday ahead of negotiations with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. In a statement, House Speaker…

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Could this Florida congressional race determine the outcome of the presidential election?

Could this Florida congressional race determine the outcome of the presidential election?

President Trump’s refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power should he lose the November election has brought into national focus a handful of contested congressional races that would ultimately determine who our next president will be. One of those races is between Democrat Alan Cohn and Republican Scott Franklin for Florida’s 15th Congressional…

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The Bidens paid $288,000 in federal income taxes for 2019.

The Bidens paid $288,000 in federal income taxes for 2019.

U.S.|The Bidens paid $288,000 in federal income taxes for 2019.As the revelation of President Trump’s years of tax avoidance shook up the campaign, Joe Biden released his 2019 return, showing he paid $288,000 in federal income taxes.Joseph R. Biden Jr. released his latest tax returns hours before the first general election debate and days after…

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Breonna Taylor juror ‘aggrieved,’ wants ‘truth’ out before Kentucky AG releases proceeding recording: attorney

Breonna Taylor juror ‘aggrieved,’ wants ‘truth’ out before Kentucky AG releases proceeding recording: attorney

The attorney representing an anonymous grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case said Tuesday his client believes “certain questions were left unanswered” after one of three Louisville officers involved in the fatal police raid was indicted, adding that “accountability and a sense of public trust” drove a motion to force Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to release a…

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Chris Wallace, Fox Anchor, First Asked Trump About Presidency in 1988

Chris Wallace, Fox Anchor, First Asked Trump About Presidency in 1988

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace will moderate tonight’s presidential debate at Case Western University in Cleveland—the first of three matches between President Donald Trump and his Democratic opponent Joe Biden.Wallace is no newcomer to the national stage. He became the first Fox News journalist to moderate a general election presidential debate in 2016.Son of 60…

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6 Questions Ahead Of The 1st Trump-Biden Presidential Debate

6 Questions Ahead Of The 1st Trump-Biden Presidential Debate

The stage of the first presidential debate, in Cleveland. Tuesday’s debate between President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will be the first of three 90-minute debates between the two. Eric Baradat/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Eric Baradat/AFP via Getty Images The stage of the first presidential debate, in Cleveland. Tuesday’s debate…

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