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Exhausted Firefighters Make Progress Against Northern California Wildfires
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Officials say they have made some progress in containing the Northern California wildfires, but crews have been working for days on steep terrain with little rest and more work ahead.

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Many Questions Remain In The Aftermath Of The Las Vegas Shooting
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As investigators examine several crime scenes, they still have not determined the shooter's motive.

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Trump's Puerto Rico Golf Venture: Not Such A Great Deal
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President Trump seems pessimistic about Puerto Rico's ability to pay its debts. That view may, in part, reflect his own financial experience there, where he once got stung by a golf course bankruptcy.

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More Than 20 Dead After Shooting At Music Festival On Las Vegas Strip
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The sheriff in Las Vegas says more than 100 people have been injured. A section of the Strip has been shut down, and flights in and out of McCarran airport have been temporarily suspended.

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Las Vegas Massacre Prompts Further Look Into Nevada's Gun Laws
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The massacre in Las Vegas has brought what's becoming a predictable narrative in the wake of deadly mass shootings in the U.S.: whether or not gun control laws could have helped prevent the tragedy.

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'You Have To Try': Puerto Ricans, Without Power, Find Ways Forward
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Hurricane Maria knocked out power across the entire island, and many areas lack running water. Doing laundry, turning on the lights, eating dinner: Everyday life has become a constant challenge.

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San Juan Mayor: This Is A 'People Are Dying' Story
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After the DHS chief says the recovery effort in Puerto Rico is working, the mayor of San Juan explodes in frustration, asking, "Where is the good news?"

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The Russia Investigations: Bad Week For Manafort, Social Networks In The Hot Seat
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Donald Trump's former campaign chairman is in the special counsel's crosshairs. Facebook and Twitter are under the interrogation lights. Here's a look back at the past week in the Russia imbroglio.

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Germany's Political Earthquake: Making Sense Of The Right Shift In Elections
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"We will hunt Chancellor Merkel. We will bring our county and our nation back," AfD leader Alexander Gauland told a cheering crowd of supporters. Is this a foretaste of the new tone in the parliament?

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Angela Merkel Set To Win 4th Term; Right-Wing Party Gains Ground, Exit Polls Say
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Preliminary results show German voters gave Chancellor Angela Merkel a mandate for a fourth term today, but with far fewer votes than needed for her to govern without forming a coalition.

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