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Jerry Lewis souvenirs rakes in thousands of dollars at Planet Hollywood auction

Jerry Lewis owned many Louis Vuitton suit cases (Mike Doria / FOX5).
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resort and gambling establishment. Products up for grabs included high-end watches, instruments, letters and even a match from Lewis’ estate.

RELATED: Jerry Lewis and movie memorabilia auction at Planet Hollywood

” He liked guns, he liked electronic cameras, he enjoyed watches, he liked to take a trip,” Martin Nolan, executive director for Julien’s Auctions said. “There’s a mountain of Louis Vuitton trunks.”

Here’s a list of the products sold to fortunate bidders:

A 18K yellow gold “Cartier London” oval maxi variation watch: $51,200 A 14K yellow gold “Le Coultre” watch gifted by Dean Martin: $37,500 A 18K yellow gold Patek Phillipe talented by Sammy Davis Jr.: $35,200 French Legion of Honor Medal from French minister: $25,000 A King Silver Sonic trumpet: $ 12,800 A custom-made tweed burgundy match utilized in ‘The Nutty Professor:’ $12,800 A John Rigby shotgun: $10,240 Several sets of Louis Vuitton monogrammed difficult case trunks: ranged from $10,000 to $19,200 A letter from Stan Laurel to Lewis from 1960: $6,400

For fans that might not develop the money to buy the products up for auction were still able to enjoy a little bit of Hollywood history.

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USDA remembers thousands of pounds of '' high-risk ' beef

(Meredith)– PFP Enterprises is recalling roughly 7,146 pounds of raw beef products that were produced and packaged without the advantage of federal examination, the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Examination Service (FSIS) revealed Saturday.

The frozen and fresh beef products were produced on March 23-24, 2018. The following products are subject to recall: [https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/wcm/connect/b5b7ae4f-28aa-446b-904f-208f2a9d3e3e/028-2018-labels.pdf?MOD=AJPERES” target=”_blank”> View Labels] 5-lb. vacuum-packed frozen bundles of”BEEF SKIRT DICED FOR TACOS,” with a case code of 1470 in the upper left-hand corner of the label and a packaging date of 03/24/18.5-lb. vacuum-packed frozen bundles of “PRESEASONED BEEF FOR FAJITAS,” with a case code of 36989 in the upper left-hand corner of the label and a packaging date of 03/24/18 and a use-by date of 03/23/19. Varying weights of vacuum-packed packages of fresh “USDA OPTION ANGUS BEEF, FAJITA SEASONED STEAK, BEEF FLANK STEAK FOR FAJITAS,” a product packaging date of 03/23/18 and 03/24/18, an usage or freeze-by date of 04/18/18, and a product code of 567248261 in the upper left-hand corner of the case label.Varying weights of vacuum-packed packages of fresh “USDA CHOICE ANGUS, FAJITA SEASONED STRIPS, BEEF FLANK STRIPS FOR FAJITAS,” a packaging date of 03/24/18, and an usage or freeze-by date of 04/18/18, and an item code of 567248253 in the upper left-hand corner of the case label. The items based on recall have the facility number “EST. 34715” inside the USDA mark of evaluation.

These products were delivered to institutional and retail locations in Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wisconsin.

The problem was discovered on March 30, 2018, when evaluation personnel examined establishment records and identified that the establishment run on March 24, 2018, without examination.

There have actually been no confirmed reports of unfavorable responses due to intake of these products.

Anybody concerned about a reaction need to get in touch with a doctor.

FSIS is concerned that some product might be frozen and in customers’ freezers.

Consumers who have purchased these items are urged not to consume them. These items ought to be gotten rid of or returned to the place of purchase.

FSIS routinely carries out recall effectiveness checks to validate remembering firms notify their customers of the recall which actions are taken to make sure that the product is no longer offered to customers. When available, the retail circulation list(s) will be posted on the FSIS website at www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls. Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Shane Fresh, vice president of quality control for Patterson Foods, at (817) 546-3561.

The online Electronic Consumer Grievance Monitoring System can be accessed 24 hours a day at: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/reportproblem.

Numerous thousands across the United States march for weapon control

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Alex Brandon/ AP Crowds of people hold signs on Pennsylvania Opportunity at the “March for Our Lives” rally in support of gun control, Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Washington.

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WASHINGTON– Summoned to action by trainee survivors of the Florida school shooting, numerous thousands of teenagers and their fans rallied in the nation’s capital and cities across America on Saturday to push for gun control in among the greatest youth demonstrations considering that the Vietnam period.

” If you listen genuine close, you can hear individuals in power shaking,” David Hogg, a survivor who has actually become one of the student leaders of the movement, informed the roaring crowd of demonstrators at the March for Our Lives rally in Washington.

He cautioned: “We will get rid of these public servants who just care about the weapon lobby.”

Chanting “Vote them out!” and bearing indications reading “We Are the Change,” “No More Silence” and “Keep NRA Loan From Politics,” the protesters loaded Pennsylvania Avenue in between the Capitol and the White Home.

Big rallies with crowds approximated in the tens of thousands sometimes also unfolded in such cities as Boston; New York; Los Angeles; Chicago; Houston; Fort Worth, Texas; Minneapolis; and Parkland, Florida, the site of the Feb. 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 people dead.

Protesters knocked the National Rifle Association and its allies and grumbled that they are scared of getting shot in school and sick of inaction by grown-ups after one mass shooting after another.

They required such procedures as a restriction on high-capacity magazines and assault-type rifles like the one used by the Florida killer, tighter background checks and school security, and a raising of the age to purchase guns.

” I’m really tired of hesitating at school,” said Maya McEntyre, a 15-year-old high school freshman from Northville, Michigan, who joined a march by thousands in Detroit. “When I come to school, I don’t wish to have to look for the nearby exit.”

She added: “I want to get to the issue prior to it gets to me.”

In Atlanta, Ben Stewart, a 17-year-old senior at Shiloh Hills Christian School in Kennesaw, Georgia, participated in a march in Atlanta to press for what he called “sensible gun laws.”

” People have actually been dying considering that 1999 in Columbine and nothing has changed. Individuals are still passing away,” Stewart said. “It could be avoided.”

President Donald Trump was in Florida for the weekend. A motorcade took him to his West Palm Beach golf club in the morning. As of early afternoon, he had yet to weigh in on Twitter about the protests.

The NRA went silent on Twitter in the early morning, in contrast to its response to the across the country school walkouts versus weapon violence March 14, when it tweeted an image of an attack rifle and the message “I’ll control my own weapons, thank you.”

About 30 gun-rights supporters staged a counter-demonstration in front of FBI headquarters in Washington, standing silently with signs such as “Armed Victims Live Longer” and “Stop Violating Civil Liberty.”

Organizers of the gun-control rally in the nation’s capital hoped their demonstration would match in numbers and spirit last year’s females’s march, which far went beyond forecasts of 300,000 demonstrators.

” We will continue to defend our dead pals,” Delaney Tarr, another survivor of the Florida disaster, stated from the phase. The crowd roared with approval as she laid down the students’ main demand: a ban on “weapons of war” for all but warriors.

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 9-year-old granddaughter Yolanda Renee King gave a rousing speech at the Washington rally, drawing from the civil rights leader’s most popular words.

” I have a dream that enough suffices,” she stated. “That this must be a gun-free world. Duration.”

In Parkland, the police presence was heavy as more than 20,000 individuals filled a park near the school, shouting mottos such as “Enough suffices” and bring signs that read “Why do your weapons matter more than our lives?” and “Our tallies will stop bullets.”

Gun violence was also fresh for some in the Washington crowd: Ayanne Johnson of Great Mills High in Maryland held an indication stating, “I March for Jaelynn,” honoring Jaelynn Willey, who died Thursday 2 days after being shot by a schoolmate at the school. The classmate likewise died.

Rallying outside the New Hampshire Statehouse in Concord, 17-year-old Leeza Richter stated: “Our government will do more to stop us from going out than it will to stop a shooter from walking in.”

Because the bloodshed in Florida, students have used a current of gun control sentiment that has actually been constructing for years– yet still deals with an effective enemy in the NRA and its fans.

Organizers hope the enthusiasms of the crowds and the under-18 lineup of speakers will equate into a tipping point starting with the midterm congressional elections this fall. In addition to pushing for tighter weapon laws, the students have been working to sign up youths to vote.

Polls show popular opinion in the United States might be moving on the problem.

A new survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research discovered that 69 percent of Americans think weapon laws in the United States need to be tightened. That is up from 61 percent in 2016 and 55 percent in 2013.

In general, 90 percent of Democrats, 50 percent of Republicans and 54 percent of weapon owners now prefer stricter weapon laws.

At the exact same time, the survey discovered that nearly half of Americans do not anticipate chosen authorities to take action.

10s of thousands of cheerleaders possibly exposed to mumps at nationwide competitors

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The firm signaled participants by letter that they might have come in contact with an infectious individual at the competition.

The National Cheerleading Association stated 23,655 professional athletes and 2,600 coaches from 39 states participated in the NCA All-Star Nationals, which ranged from February 23-25 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.

[Related: 8 reasons why parents don’t immunize (and why they must)] Texas Department of State Health stated it can take as long as 25 days for individuals infected by the infection to display symptoms, however a lot of cases develop within 2 weeks.

Mumps is a contagious viral illness. Mumps signs include inflamed or tender salivary glands, swollen or tender testicles, low-grade fever, exhaustion, and muscle aches. Health authorities stated children could be infected with the mumps and reveal absolutely no symptoms.

Texas Department of Health and Human Resources said while vaccination versus mumps is the best defense against mumps infection, vaccinated people may still end up being contaminated.

[Click here to find out more about the mumps vaccine] Anyone detected with or believed of having mumps should stay at home for 5 days after swollen glands appear.

[Click here to check out a declaration from Texas Department of State Health Providers]

Thousands pay their aspects to the Rev. Billy Graham

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Chuck Burton/ AP People line up inside to pay respects to Billy Graham during a public watching at the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Feb. 26, 2018.

Monday, Feb. 26, 2018|2:51 p.m.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.– Countless people from all strolls of life– consisting of a previous president– filed slowly past the coffin of the Rev. Billy Graham on Monday to pay their last respects to a guy who reached millions with his message of redemption through Jesus Christ.

A light drizzle welcomed mourners on hand at 8 a.m. when the doors opened to Graham’s boyhood house, however it had actually tapered by the late afternoon when previous President George W. Bush arrived with his partner, Laura. The viewing was anticipated to last late into the night for the famed evangelist, who passed away Wednesday at age 99.

Mourners of all races, young and old, some in matches and some in Tee shirts and flip-flops, walked through the parlor where Graham’s closed coffin lay on a black pedestal. They strolled previous household pictures and a cross made of white lilies to see the easy plywood container made by prison inmates. At the door for the first couple of hours was Graham’s grand son, Roy, shaking the hand of everyone who came to see his grandpa.

” I just wished to inform them just how much I valued the love for my household,” Roy Graham stated.

And they responded with stories. Roy Graham said exactly what moved him the most Monday were the dozens who paused and informed him the specific minute and place Billy Graham entered their lives through his hundreds of crusades all over the world.

Cecily Turner is among them. Her mom was at Billy Graham’s 1957 New York crusade and she stated he led her mother to redemption that day.

” I understand she remains in heaven thanking him today,” she stated.

Mother passed her faith on to child, and Turner stated she passed it down to five children and 4 great-grandchildren.

” That’s a remarkable thing,” she stated.

Graham’s funeral service is Friday, and President Donald Trump stated he will participate in. Invites were sent out to all ex-presidents of the United States

Bush has actually stated he chose Monday because he had a scheduling conflict with the funeral. He was welcomed by Graham’s son Franklin and spent about Thirty Minutes with the family during a personal viewing.

” Laura and I are honored to be able to come and pay our aspects to the Graham family and, more notably, to be able to say goodbye to a person who was prominent in our lives and influential in the lives of millions,” Bush informed press reporters later.

He likewise brought condolences from his dad, George H.W. Bush, whom he described as a fantastic buddy of Graham’s.

” I know he wanted he could come too, but he’s not moving around much these days,” Bush said.

Former President Barack Obama is not preparing to go to funeral for Graham today, his workplace stated. Obama tweeted last week after that Graham was “was a simple servant who wished numerous– and who, with knowledge and grace, promised and guidance to generations of Americans.”

Public viewing was to continue Monday and Tuesday till 10 p.m. at Graham’s Charlotte library on the school of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. His body will then be taken to the U.S. Capitol, where Wednesday and Thursday he will be the first private citizen to depend on honor there considering that civil liberties hero Rosa Parks in 2005.

The funeral will be kept in a huge tent as a nod to Graham’s 1949 Los Angeles crusade. That revival, which Graham said moved him to around the world fame, was kept in a circus tent dubbed the “Canvas Cathedral.” The guy called “America’s Pastor” would ultimately preach to an estimated 210 million individuals personally and much more through his pioneering usage of prime-time telecasts, network radio, daily newspaper columns, evangelistic films and satellite TELEVISION hookups.

Billy Wayne Arrington was a kid when he initially experienced Graham on a TV screen in Kingsport, Tennessee. He now does Christian theater. Arrington wiped tears from his eyes as he exited after stating a prayer for Graham and for the world he leaves.

” I’m simply overwhelmed, not by unhappiness– just overwhelmed to see so many lives touched,” Arrington stated.

Graham will be buried beside his other half, Ruth, who died in 2007, at the foot of a cross-shaped sidewalk at Graham’s library in Charlotte.

Thousands mourn 8 relative eliminated in Texas church

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Eric Gay/ AP A graveside service is held for members of the Holcombe household who were killed in the Sutherland Springs Baptist Church shooting, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, in Sutherland Springs, Texas. A man opened fire inside the church in the little South Texas community Sunday, Nov. 5, killing more than two lots.

Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017|4:05 p.m.

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas– Three thousand people grieved 8 members of a household who were among the more than 2 dozen killed in a shooting at a little Texas church Wednesday prior to the funeral procession went to a cemetery near the site of the massacre.

Surrounding the various colored coffins, mourners released light pink and blue balloons at a graveside service for the Holcombe family in rural Wilson County.

Church member and survivor John Holcombe had invited the public to go to the funeral service of his pregnant other half, Crystal, 36, and three of her children from a previous marital relationship, Greg Hill, 13, Emily Hill, 11, and Megan Hill, 9; his moms and dads, 60-year-old Bryan and Karla Holcombe, 58; a bro, 36-year-old Marc Holcombe, and Marc’s 18-month-old daughter, Noah.

Fire marshals had to turn hundreds more individuals away from the services at an events center in Floresville, Texas, about 12 miles (19 kilometers) from the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, where the Nov. 5 shooting happened.

News reporters were disallowed from going into the event center and were being held in a pen with 2 trucks obscuring the view inside.

In an earlier Facebook post, John Holcombe thanked good friends and well-wishers for their assistance, including: “Please continue to pray for us.”

The shooter, Devin Patrick Kelley, began shooting into First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs as Bryan Holcombe, an assistant pastor, rose to the pulpit. Pacing the center aisle, Kelley killed 25 people at the church, consisting of sobbing babies at point-blank variety, inning accordance with witness accounts. Authorities have put the authorities toll at 26, due to the fact that Crystal Holcombe was pregnant.

John Holcombe was managing the church’s audio-visual operations at the back of the building when gunfire emerged. He and Crystal’s 7-year-old child Evelyn escaped the barrage. Crystal’s eldest kid, 14-year-old Philip, had stayed home from church services that day.

After his rampage, Kelley ran away in a car parked near the church, pursued by a barefoot observer with an AR assault rifle and another man in a pick-up truck. The guy with the rifle shot and struck Kelley but authorities say the gunman died of exactly what seemed a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Investigators have stated the attack appeared to come from a domestic dispute Kelley was having with his mother-in-law, a member of the church who wasn’t present that day. Nevertheless, among the victims was Lula White, the gunman’s spouse’s 71-year-old granny.

Kelley had a history of domestic violence: He was given a bad conduct discharge from the Flying force after pleading guilty to attacking his very first partner and stepson.

Under federal law, anyone founded guilty of domestic violence can not purchase a gun. But the Flying force cannot notify federal police authorities that Kelley had been court-martialed. When he shopped weapons after his release from a military prison, his conviction was not in the database utilized to perform background checks, and the purchases went through.

In addition to those killed, another 20 people were hurt in the shooting. 8 survivors stayed hospitalized Wednesday at 2 San Antonio-area medical facilities, their conditions varying from good to vital.

Thousands march through Boston week after Virginia bloodshed

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Michael Dwyer/ Associated Press A counterprotester, left, confronts a professed advocate of President Donald Trump at a “Free Speech” rally by conservative activists on Boston Common, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Boston. Thousands of leftist counterprotesters marched through downtown Boston on Saturday, chanting anti-Nazi mottos and waving indications condemning white nationalism ahead of a rally being staged by conservative activists a week after a Virginia presentation turned deadly.

Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017|10 a.m.

BOSTON– Thousands of leftist counterprotesters marched through downtown Boston on Saturday, chanting anti-Nazi mottos and waving indications condemning white nationalism as conservative activists rallied a week after a Virginia demonstration turned fatal.

Authorities Commissioner William Evans stated Friday that 500 officers– some in uniform, others undercover– were deployed to keep the two groups apart Saturday. Boston’s Democratic mayor, Marty Walsh, and Massachusetts’ Republican guv, Charlie Baker, both cautioned that extremist discontent wouldn’t be tolerated in this city famed as the cradle of American liberty.

Organizers of the midday occasion, billed as a “Free Speech Rally,” have publicly distanced themselves from the neo-Nazis, white supremacists and others who fomented violence in Charlottesville on Aug. 12. A lady was killed at that Join the Right rally, and scores of others were injured, when a car raked into counterdemonstrators.

However opponents feared that white nationalists may show up in Boston anyway, raising the specter of awful confrontations in the very first possibly large and racially charged gathering in a major U.S. city because Charlottesville.

Occasions are planned around the country, in cities including Atlanta, Dallas and New Orleans.

Walsh welcomed counterprotesters Saturday morning outside Reggie Lewis Center in the city’s Roxbury community. Counterprotesters from Black Lives Matter and other groups knocking bigotry and anti-Semitism marching from there to the Common, and another group plans to rally on the steps of the Statehouse neglecting the sprawling park.

Some counterprotesters dressed entirely in black and used bandannas over their faces. They chanted anti-Nazi and anti-fascism mottos, and waved indications that stated: “Love your neighbor,” “Withstand fascism” and “Hate never ever made U.S. great.” Others carried a big banner that checked out: “SMASH WHITE SUPREMACY.”

Boston police approximated the size of the crowd participating in the march to the Typical at about 15,000. In stark contrast, just several lots individuals have turned out for the conservative rally itself.

TELEVISION electronic cameras revealed a group of boisterous counterprotesters on the Typical chasing a guy with a Trump campaign banner and cap, shouting and swearing at him. However other counterprotesters stepped in and assisted the guy safely over a fence into the location where the conservative rally was to be staged. Black-clad counterprotesters likewise grabbed an American flag from an elderly woman’s hands, and she stumbled and was up to the ground.

The authorization provided for the rally on Boston Common included severe restrictions, consisting of a restriction on backpacks, sticks and anything that might be used as a weapon. The authorization is for 100 individuals, though an organizer has actually stated he anticipated approximately 1,000 people to participate in.

The Boston Free Speech Coalition, which arranged the occasion, said it has absolutely nothing to do with white nationalism or bigotry and its group is not connected with the Charlottesville rally organizers in any way.

“We are strictly about complimentary speech,” the group said on its Facebook page. “… we will not be offering our platform to racism or bigotry. We denounce the politics of supremacy and violence.”

But the mayor explained that a few of those invited to speak “gush hate.” Kyle Chapman, who described himself on Facebook as a “proud American nationalist,” stated he will attend.

Black Lives Matter said Friday that members from around the United States planned to march Saturday in Boston.

Walsh stated the city would do whatever is required to avoid violence started by either side. “If anybody leaves control– at all– it will be shut down,” he stated.

“We will not endure any misbehavior, violence or vandalism whatsoever,” said Evans, Boston’s top police.

Dating to 1634, Boston Common is the nation’s oldest city park. The leafy downtown park is popular with locals and travelers and has been the scene of many rallies and demonstrations for centuries.

Now working with at Amazon: Thousands of individuals in 1 day

By JOSEPH PISANI
AP Service Author

NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon plans to make countless task deals in just one day as it holds a giant task fair next week at almost a dozen storage facilities across the United States

Those provided jobs on the spot will load or arrange boxes and help ship them to consumers. Almost 40,000 of the 50,000 jobs will be full-time. Most of these tasks will count towards Amazon’s formerly announced objective of adding 100,000 full-time employees by the middle of next year.

The employing spree is yet another sign of Amazon’s massive development at a time when conventional retailers are closing stores and cutting jobs.

PREPARING FOR THE VACATIONS

It’s likewise a way for Amazon to lock in employees prior to the start of the hectic holiday shopping season, when other merchants planning to work with seasonal workers. Merchants are facing a tighter task market; the country’s unemployment rate is 4.4 percent, near a 16-year low.

Same-day job offers, like Amazon is appealing, are “very uncommon,” stated Andrew Chamberlain, the primary economist at job site Glassdoor.

He said a lack of employees, plus Amazon’s fast growth, is likely why the business is trying to scoop up employees quickly.

“There are simply not as lots of readily available bodies,” Chamberlain stated. “It can be a genuine difficulty to work with.”

LABOR DEVELOPMENT

Amazon has actually long been known for investing the money it makes back into its companies. Part of that includes opening new storage facilities, or fulfillment centers, and filling them with staff members. Subsequently, Amazon has typically reported quarterly losses, even as revenue grows.

The number of full-time and part-time workers at Amazon has actually swelled from 56,000 at the end of 2011 to more than 340,000 in 2015. In roughly the same period, the variety of individuals utilized by the moms and dad business of Sears and Kmart has been slashed in half to about 140,000 workers.

Amazon plans to broaden further: It recently revealed a $13.7 billion offer to buy organic grocer Whole Foods, it added Sears’ Kenmore home appliances to its website and it’s rolling out its own ready-to-cook meal kits, taking on business such as Blue Apron.

THE DETAILS

Amazon’s stock increased $12.93, or 1 percent, to close at $1,052.80 Wednesday, after Amazon announced its plans.

Amazon Inc. stated its tasks offer health insurance, impairment insurance coverage, retirement savings strategies and company stock. Pay varies based on area, according to job posts on Amazon’s site. It is using a beginning rate of $13 an hour for a full-time task in Baltimore and $12.25 an hour for a comparable position in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

The task fair will take place next Wednesday from 8 a.m. to twelve noon local time and will include trips and sessions with business agents. Task prospects will also be presented to robots and other automation technology Amazon utilizes at its warehouse operations.

The event will take place at 10 Amazon shipping sites. Besides Baltimore and Kenosha, they are Chattanooga, Tennessee; Etna, Ohio; Fall River, Massachusetts; Hebron, Kentucky; Kent, Washington; Robbinsville, New Jersey; Romeoville, Illinois and Whitestown, Indiana. Amazon will also hold occasions for part-time positions in Oklahoma City and Buffalo, New york city.

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AP author Michelle Chapman in Newark, New Jersey, added to this story.

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Thousands attend EDC at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

The Electric Daisy Carnival grounds were decorated with lit amusements and stages in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 16, 2017. (Source: aLive Coverage for Insomniac) The Electric Daisy Carnival premises were embellished with lit amusements and phases in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on

June 16, 2017.( Source: aLive Protection for Insomniac ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. The Electric Daisy Carnival concluded its opening night at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway Friday with over 130,000 in participation. Inning accordance with The Insomniac Press Team, 136,000 celebration goers took pleasure in 8 immersive phase areas, carnival rides, mobile Art Cars and musical artists from around the globe.

Las Vegas City police were also present for the opening night and said they responded to almost 450 medical calls with 29 felony narcotics-related arrests.

However, authorities also said there were no DUI arrests, related to alcohol or drugs, and no traffic deaths reported.

The EDC occasion continues Saturday night and is set up to go through June 18.

Stay with FOX5 for ongoing coverage.

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Thousands run away 2 fast-moving California wildfires

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A barn burns in Whispering Pines on Cobb Mountain, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015.

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015|7:27 a.m.

COBB, Calif. (AP)– An explosive wildfire raced throughout a number of rural neighborhoods in Northern California, charring more than 60 square miles over a matter of hours, chasing after countless people from their houses and sending out 4 firemans to the health center with second-degree burns.

The fire appeared in Lake County, about 100 miles north of San Francisco, Saturday afternoon and rapidly chewed through brush and trees parched from numerous years of dry spell, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Defense said. An unofficial variety of structures were damaged. Whole towns along with citizens along a 35-mile stretch of freeway were evacuated.

The firemans, all members of a helicopter crew, were airlifted to a health center burn system, where they were listed in steady condition, department spokesman Daniel Berlant stated.

To the east, firemans fought a blaze about 70 miles southeast of Sacramento that exploded to more than 101 square miles in four days, turning the grassy, tree-studded Sierra Nevada foothills a spooky white.

Crews enhanced containment to 20 percent by early Sunday.

The fire, which broke out on Wednesday, ruined 86 houses, 51 outbuildings and was threatening about 6,400 more.

“I lost my business– it’s all burned up– my store, my residence, 28 years of living,” said Joe Thomas, who lives near the community of Mountain Cattle ranch. “I got to begin all over. It’s depressing.”

Thomas, who runs a tractor dealer and repair service company, said he and his wife got documents, his work computer system, images and their 4 canines. But they left a goat, five ducks, six bunnies and more than 30 chickens behind.

“I turned the pens open and turned them lose. I simply couldn’t gather them up,” he said. “All we wish to do is go house. It’s miserable.”

Gov. Jerry Brown stated a state of emergency, assisting free up financing and resources in the firefight. More than 3,850 firemans were appointed to the blaze, and more we expected to join the firefight. Its cause is under investigation.

Meanwhile, brand-new evacuation orders were released Saturday for the largest wildfire in the state, threatening to sweep through an ancient grove of Giant Sequoia trees. The fire, stimulated by lightning on July 31, has charred 201 square miles, the united state Forest Service said.

Firemans cleared brush around the Grant Grove and set proposed burns to keep the flames from overrunning it. By Saturday, the backfiring and keeping track of efforts appeared to have assisted protect the valued trees, the Fresno Bee reported.

The grove is named for the looming General Grant tree that stands 268 feet tall. There are dozens of Sequoia groves in the Sierra Nevada, and some trees are 3,000 years old.