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Wildfire near Redding nearly triples in size, triggers evacuations

Wildfire near Redding nearly triples in size, triggers evacuationsInterstate 5 remains closed in Shasta County because of a fast-moving wildfire. The Delta Fire is burning about ten miles north of Redding. So far, the fire has grown to 23 square miles and has zero percent containment.



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Nearly 500 Children Separated At Border From Parents Are Still In Government Shelters

Nearly 500 Children Separated At Border From Parents Are Still In Government SheltersThe news comes five weeks after the U.S. government failed to meet a federal judge's deadline.



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Hurricane's death toll in Puerto Rico put at nearly 3,000

Hurricane's death toll in Puerto Rico put at nearly 3,000SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor raised the U.S. territory's official death toll from Hurricane Maria from 64 to 2,975 on Tuesday after an independent study found that the number of people who succumbed in the desperate, sweltering aftermath had been severely undercounted.



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Puerto Rican Governor Raises Official Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 To Nearly 3,000

Puerto Rican Governor Raises Official Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 To Nearly 3,000The governor of Puerto Rico on Tuesday raised the government's official death



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Majority-Black Georgia County Rejects Plan To Close Nearly All Its Polling Places

Majority-Black Georgia County Rejects Plan To Close Nearly All Its Polling PlacesOfficials in a rural southwest Georgia county on Friday voted down a proposal



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Over a Dozen Specially Trained Dogs Join Search for Hiker Missing for Nearly Three Weeks

Over a Dozen Specially Trained Dogs Join Search for Hiker Missing for Nearly Three Weeks28-year-old Samantha Sayers was last seen August 1 when she went missing during a day hike at Vesper Peak in Snohomish County.



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Wisconsin flipped for Trump. Minnesota nearly did. What do their primaries predict for the midterms?

Wisconsin flipped for Trump. Minnesota nearly did. What do their primaries predict for the midterms?The results of Tuesday’s primaries in Minnesota and Wisconsin were the latest in a series of revealing soundings from the region — tremors on the electoral Richter scale that help delineate the underlying forces shaping American politics.



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Supporters Raise Nearly $200,000 For Fired FBI Agent Peter Strzok

Supporters Raise Nearly $  200,000 For Fired FBI Agent Peter StrzokSupporters of fired FBI agent Peter Strzok rallied to his side on Monday and



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Cats Found Hiding in Kansas Home's Wreckage Nearly a Month After It Exploded

Cats Found Hiding in Kansas Home's Wreckage Nearly a Month After It ExplodedMr. Tibbs and Kunimitsu are shaken but expected to make a full recovery.



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Tennessee executes first man in nearly a decade

Tennessee executes first man in nearly a decadeThe US state of Tennessee on Thursday used a controversial lethal injection procedure to execute a man who was convicted of raping and killing a child, after the nation’s top court declined his final bid for a stay. Irick was the first inmate to be executed in Tennessee since 2009.



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