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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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Catalan vote: What will happen next?
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The BBC's Tom Burridge on how the crisis in Spain is likely to unfold. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-eu...
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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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Bull wresting for love in Madagascar
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In the highlands of Madagascar men risk death wrestling bulls to attract a bride. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-af...
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Wildfire rages by California highway
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The so-called Canon Fire has spread over 2,000 acres and forced 1,500 people from their homes. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us...
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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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