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California wildfire survivors face new challenge: rebuilding

California wildfire survivors face new challenge: rebuildingAt least 88 people were killed in the Camp Fire and nearly 200 others are still listed as missing, making the wildfire the deadliest in state history. Christopher Gregg, whose home in Paradise was a total loss, said he’s not getting answers to the question of when he will be compensated by his insurance company. Insurance teams began gathering in Chico in the early days of the fire that erupted on Nov. 8 and rapidly engulfed Paradise about 20 minutes away and surrounding communities.



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US promises nearly $17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacre

US promises nearly $  17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacreLAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. government is allocating nearly $ 17 million to help people affected by the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that became the deadliest in the nation's modern history, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Friday.



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In Rare Statement, Christine Blasey Ford Pledges to Donate Funds to Trauma Survivors

In Rare Statement, Christine Blasey Ford Pledges to Donate Funds to Trauma SurvivorsFord said "coming forward was terrifying … but I am grateful to have had the opportunity to fulfill my civic duty"



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Animal survivors of the California fires

Animal survivors of the California firesThe wildfires that ripped through communities in Northern and Southern California this week have left heartbreaking images of eviscerated neighborhoods and coroners searching for human remains.



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California wildfires: Death toll rises to 25 as firefighters continue search for survivors

California wildfires: Death toll rises to 25 as firefighters continue search for survivorsCalifornia firefighters are embarking on exhaustive search-and-rescue operations for survivors and the remains of victims killed in massive wildfires as the death toll climbed to 25. More than 100 are still missing after a wildfire engulfed 164 sq miles of northern California. Many of those residents could still be found alive, Butte County sheriff Kory Honea said, as his department initially received over 500 calls about missing loved ones.



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Thousand Oaks Shooting Survivors Escaped Through Windows While Gunman Reloaded

Thousand Oaks Shooting Survivors Escaped Through Windows While Gunman ReloadedSurvivors of a mass shooting in southern California on Wednesday night that



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Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the Massacre

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the MassacreOn this occasion, the Pittsburgh congregants believe being late is what saved their lives. 



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Larry Nassar Survivors Rail Against New Head Of USA Gymnastics

Larry Nassar Survivors Rail Against New Head Of USA GymnasticsUPDATE: 4:45 p.m. ― Mary Bono announced Tuesday that she is resigning after



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Crowbars, cadaver dogs in search for survivors, bodies after Florida hurricane

Crowbars, cadaver dogs in search for survivors, bodies after Florida hurricaneSearch and rescue volunteers have located hundreds of people reported missing in the Southeast after Hurricane Michael tore through their Florida Panhandle.



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Rescue teams in Florida search for survivors in hurricane-devastated Mexico Beach

Rescue teams in Florida search for survivors in hurricane-devastated Mexico BeachCarefully, the search and rescue team examines what is left of a house devastated by Hurricane Michael when it blasted through this small waterfront community days earlier. Wearing a hard hat and with a hammer in hand, chief Dobson, one of several hundred people searching for survivors in the ruins of Mexico Beach, gingerly climbs the rickety stairs to Number 2603. “Fire rescue, anybody home?” Dobson calls out, before his men follow him up the stairs.



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