California Asking for Money to Fight Homelessness
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is asking state lawmakers to funnel $1.4 billion into programs designed to alleviate the homeless crisis, according to NBC News. (10:57 p.m. ET)
Australia Firefighter Dies
AP: Another firefighter has died while battling the bushfire crisis in Australia, according to the Associated Press.
The death brings the toll in the fires to 27. Over 2,000 homes have been destroyed. (10:54 p.m. ET)