Reason Morning Links: Fire in California, Fraud in Afghanistan, Freedom in Argentina


– Fire sweeps through California.

– Dick Cheney says he might not cooperate with the Justice Department's torture investigation.

– More reports of vote fraud emerge in Afghanistan.

– Jay Rockefeller's staff is quietly preparing a bill that "appears to permit the president to seize temporary control of private-sector networks during a so-called cybersecurity emergency."

– Argentina decriminalizes marijuana.

– City of Memphis to cops: no tasers.

– Freedom Communications, the newspaper chain founded by the radical libertarian R.C. Hoiles, is expected to file for bankruptcy this week.