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At least 1 dead, ‘others harmed’ in California house explosion, according to natural gas company

A California gas company reports one of its employees died in an explosion Monday afternoon in Murietta, California.

The Raconteurs Expand 2019 Fall Tour

On Monday, The Raconteurs announced six new 2019 fall tours dates, which will see the rock act swing through Texas and the Southeast. The upcoming North American trek will come in support of the band’s recently-released album, Help Us Stranger, which arrived on June 21st via Third Man Records. The new album marks The Raconteurs’ first LP since 2008’s...

Kinfolk Community To Honor Jeff Austin With Tribute At Northwest String Summit

Northwest String Summit will pay tribute to late mandolin player Jeff Austin when the music festival returns to Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, OR this coming weekend. Austin died late last month at the young age of 45. Related: Brendan Bayliss Runs Through Grateful Dead, Phish, The Beatles, More At Jeff Austin Tribute Concert The festival shared the announcement on Monday...

High blood pressure, high cholesterol early in life tied to heart problems later

Starting when participants were 53 years old on average, researchers tracked them to see who had heart attacks, strokes, or heart failure. By the time half of the people had been tracked for at least 17 years, participants who had high levels of "bad" LDL cholesterol before age 40 - that is, higher than about 129 milligrams per...

Trump Aide Kellyanne Conway Skips House Hearing Despite Subpoena

(Bloomberg) -- White House counselor Kellyanne Conway won’t appear at a House hearing Monday on whether she violated a law prohibiting administration officials from engaging in political work while on the public payroll.President Donald Trump directed her to skip the hearing “in order to protect the prerogatives of the Office of the President,” White House Counsel Pat Cipollone said...

House panel probes education secretary DeVos’ personal email use

U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, sent a letter to DeVos requesting copies of all messages relating to official government business she sent or received from private email accounts or electronic messaging services. The letter gave DeVos a July 29 deadline.