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Death toll rises to 25, as thousands flee fires in California, the worst in state's history

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College professor Jeff McClenahan hiked up a winding road Saturday toward a terrible unknown, expecting the worst. The ferocious Woolsey Fire had come through Friday after leaping the freeway. McClenahan had grabbed his wife's computer and some documents and evacuated. That night, someone had posted...
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Woolsey Fire approximately 83,275 acres near LA-Ventura County border amid calmer winds

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The Woolsey Fire continues to burn out of control for a third day in parts of Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Saturday, but calmer winds are helping in the ongoing firefight.
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Dangerous winds expected in SoCal on Sunday that could hinder Woolsey Fire battle

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Dangerous Santa Ana winds are expected to come back Sunday morning, which could cause problems for fire crews battling the large Woolsey Fire.
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Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Rapper Kanye West donated $150,000 to a memorial fundraising site for a security guard shot by an officer in his hometown of Chicago. Read more ...

Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets in OT

Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets in OT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - JJ Redick jokingly bet new 76ers teammate Jimmy Butler on the bench that he wouldn't call "game" on the final shot. Read more ...

How to check the battery on your Poké Ball Plus

How to check the battery on your Poké Ball Plus

Instead of using the Joy-Con controller to catch 'em all, you can connect the much-cooler Poké Ball Plus to use as a controller with Pokémon Let's Go. The white button on top... Read more ...

Man shot and killed in Mattapan, police say

Man shot and killed in Mattapan, police say

Boston police have not made any arrests so far. Read more ...

‘So overwhelmed': California volleyball team helps athletes from community...

‘So overwhelmed': California volleyball team helps athletes from community destroyed by wildfire

Volleyball players whose community was destroyed by wildfire received gifts from their opponents at a semifinal match. Read more ...

How to make an excellent throw in Pokémon Let's Go

How to make an excellent throw in Pokémon Let's Go

Your style of play will determine your throw. With the release of Pokémon Let's Go Eevee and Pikachu we are starting to see just how similar they are to the mobile game Pokémon... Read more ...

Reports: Holiday-themed train fatally strikes 2 pedestrians in New England

Reports: Holiday-themed train fatally strikes 2 pedestrians in New England

Two people were hit and killed by a scenic train Saturday night in Massachusetts, officials said. Read more ...

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson to start in place of Joe Flacco, report says

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson to start in place of Joe Flacco, report says

Flacco, listed as doubtful with a right hip injury, likely won't need surgery but is in jeopardy of missing next week's game. Read more ...

Andrew Gillum Concedes Florida's Governor's Race To Ron DeSantis

Andrew Gillum Concedes Florida's Governor's Race To Ron DeSantis

Keeping Florida in the GOP column is a highlight for Republicans this year. While Republicans held onto the Senate, Democrats flipped the House and made major gains in the... Read more ...

Teen driver 'fine' after sustaining spinal fracture in F3 crash

Teen driver 'fine' after sustaining spinal fracture in F3 crash

Sophia Floersch, 17, was involved in a frightening crash at the Macau Grand Prix and is set to undergo surgery Monday on her back injury. Read more ...