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Avalanche Kills Dozens In China

At least 56 people died in an avalanche in western China, a Chinese news agency said Friday.

The official China News Service said 54 people were injured in the avalanche Sunday.

Tons of snow fell 990 feet onto highways linking the two western Chinese provinces of Sichuan and Tibet.

More than 500 people and over 20 vehicles were buried. It took more than 1,000 police and soldiers and five days to reach them all, the news agency said.



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Comey memo: Trump complained about Flynn’s ‘judgment issues’

UPDATED: 7:31 p.m.

President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, and Trump’s chief of staff asked days later if Flynn’s communications were being monitored under a secret surveillance warrant, according to memos maintained by Comey and obtained by The Associated Press.