Reports: ISIS Within a Mile of Baghdad


Islamic State militants are reportedly within a mile of Baghdad despite battling Iraqi forces and U.S.-led airstrikes, and there is "immense fear among everybody," the vicar of the only Anglican church in Iraq said Tuesday.


After first Ebola case, red flags emerge that U.S. unprepared for pandemic


The confirmation Tuesday of the first Ebola case on U.S. soil emerges against a backdrop of increasing concern in America's medical community that preparedness for a pandemic has stagnated or slipped in recent years because of tough economic times and increasing malaise since the 2001 anthrax threat.



19th Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge race highlights; Imperial Big Air Shootout recap on Tonight’s SCORE DirtLive HD

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RENO, Nev.—Fresh from another exciting and challenging adventure in SoCal’s Imperial Valley Desert, tonight’s SCORE DirtLiveHD Internet show at 7 p.m. (PT) will shine the SCORE spotlight on highlights from last week’s 19th annual Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge, presented by the City of Imperial, Round 4 of the five-race SCORE World Desert Championship.


Imperial County Sheriff’s Office seeks help identifying suspect from Family Dollar Store robbery in Holtville


HOLTVILLE - Monday morning, at about 7:40 a.m., the Family Dollar Store in the City of Holtville was a victim of an armed robbery.



BUHS takes league championship with win at Del Rio

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BRAWLEY - The BUHS Girls' Golf team sealed the Imperial Valley League championship with their victory today at the par 38, Del Rio County Club, winning their 5th league game.


Pioneer Hospital District candidates spar over merger

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BRAWLEY-The Pioneers Memorial Hospital District Board of Directors held their candidates forum inside the Walker Auditorium Tuesday evening.



California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags


SACRAMENTO - California became the first state in the nation to ban plastic grocery bags Tuesday when Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that will prohibit large stores from using the sacks beginning in July.


GAI: Obama Skipped Over Half His Daily Intel Briefs


WASHINGTON D.C. – In the fallout over President Barack Obama blaming the…

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