As China’s Communist Party meets to discuss the rule of law and the United Nations hears China’s national report on women’s rights, a rights group publishes a report documenting routine physical and sexual abuse of women in unofficial jails.
SUMMIT COUNTY — Firefighters are trying to get the jump on the Hewlett wildfire in Poudre Canyon, reported at 100 acres Monday afternoon. According to Inciweb, the fire is burning in open timber, brush and grass in rugged terrain.Three 20-person crews, a Type 1 helicopter, and a heavy air tanker have been ordered. Structures are located near the fire, but none are immediately threatened.
Another Colorado summer: MT @CodyCrouch: We’re over #HewlettFire. Not seeing any structures threatened yet. http://twitpic.com/9l4sgg
Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana during the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer and that the suspect has indicated there could be more victims going back 20 years.
Colorado's health department proposed an industry-spinning ban on the sales of nearly all forms of edible marijuana at recreational pot shops Monday but then quickly backed away from the plan amid an industry outcry and questions over legality.