WASHINGTON - The Department of Justice has seized 63.7 bitcoins currently valued at approximately $2.3 million. These funds allegedly represent the proceeds of a May 8, ransom payment to individuals in a group known as DarkSide, which had targeted Colonial Pipeline, resulting in critical infrastructure being taken out of operation. The seizure warrant was authorized earlier today by the Honorable Laurel Beeler, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of California.

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Acres: 56,626
Percent Containment: 0%
Date/Time Detected: Friday, June 4, 2021, 1:30 pm
Structures burned: 0
Cause: Human, under investigation
Origin/Location: South of Superior, Arizona

This morning a “GO!” Notification was issued for Miami Residents South of U.S Route 60 from Dairy Canyon to Mackey’s Camp. This does not include Claypool.

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Acres: 52,887 acres
Cause: Under Investigation
Containment: 8%
Total personnel: 672
Start Date: Monday, June 1, 2021
Location: 12 mi SE of Globe, AZ; 7 mi NE of Dripping Springs, AZ
Fuels: Desert Brush, Oak, and grass

Announcement: There will be a virtual community meeting tonight, Monday, June 7, 2021, at 7:00 pm. This will be broadcast live on the Mescal Fire Information Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/Mescal-Fire-Information-101095532201192

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Acres: 41,109
Percent Containment: 0%
Date/Time Detected: Friday, June 4, 2021, 1:30 pm
Structures burned: 0
Cause: Human, under investigation
Origin/Location: South of Superior, Arizona

“GO!” Evacuation Notification for Miami Area Residents West of the Miami Town Limits “SET” notification for Miami, Claypool, parts of Central Heights and the Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center in Gila County

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The Department of Defense released the names of "Chinese military companies" operating directly or indirectly in the United States in accordance with the statutory requirement of Section 1260H of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

The Department is determined to highlight and counter the People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) Military-Civil Fusion development strategy, which supports the modernization goals of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) by ensuring its access to advanced technologies and expertise acquired and developed by even those PRC companies, universities, and research programs that appear to be civilian entities. Section 1260H directs the Department to begin identifying, among other things, Military-Civil Fusion contributors operating directly or indirectly in the United States.

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PHOENIX -- The office of Attorney General Mark Brnovich (AGO) has settled civil rights cases involving Uber Eats, Postmates, and DoorDash (Companies) regarding allegations of discrimination based on race. The Companies can no longer offer price distinctions based on a person’s race.

In Fall 2020, the AGO’s Civil Rights Division filed Divisional Charges against the Companies alleging public accommodations discrimination based on race. The Charges alleged that the Companies’ promotions to waive delivery fees for restaurants owned by Black individuals unlawfully discriminated against non-Black owned restaurants and their patrons, in violation of the Arizona Civil Rights Act (ACRA).

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