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A volunteer member of an El Dorado County search and rescue team uses orange spray paint to mark the ruins of a home to show that no human remains were found at the location in Paradise, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, following a Northern California wildfire. (AP Photo/Sudhin Thanawala)
Searchers in California wildfire step up efforts before rainSearchers combing a Northern California town leveled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts ahead of rains forecast later this week in the fire zone where 76 bodies have been recovered so far
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A vendor sells "churros," a deep-fried snack, to drivers waiting in line to leave Tijuana, Mexico and enter the U.S., Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. While many in Tijuana are sympathetic to the plight of Central American migrants and trying to assist, some locals have shouted insults, hurled rocks and even thrown punches at the migrants. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
Tijuana protesters chant 'Out!' at migrants camped in cityHundreds of Tijuana residents protested the thousands of Central American migrants who have arrived via caravan in hopes of a new life in the U.S.
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Peru says ex-president has sought asylum in UruguayPeru's government says former President Alan Garcia is seeking asylum in Uruguay days after a prosecutor sought to retain his passport as part of a corruption probe
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From right: German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Vice President of the German Parliament Bundestag Claudia Roth, France's President Emmanuel Macron, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, the President of Germany's upper house Bundesrat Daniel Guenther and the President of Germany's Federal Constitutional Court Andreas Vosskuhle attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Central Memorial for the Victims of War and Dictatorship in Berlin, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euroFrench President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, both limping in the polls, are looking for common approaches to Donald Trump and fixing the flaws in the euro currency
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 19, 2018, file photo, former New York City Mayor and United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Action Michael Bloomberg speaks at World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington. Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University. Bloomberg and the Baltimore university said Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, that the gift is the largest ever to any education institution in the U.S. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Bloomberg donates 'unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns HopkinsFormer New York City Mayor and businessman Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University
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Broward Supervisor of Elections Dr. Brenda C. Snipes waves goodbye to the media, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at the Broward Supervisor of Elections office in Lauderhill, Fla. Broward County reported their recount results with 52 minutes to spare Sunday. (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
US Sen Nelson concedes to Gov. Scott as Florida recount endsUS Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida political icon who first arrived on Capitol Hill in the decades when Democrats dominated the presidential battleground state, concedes re-election bid to Republican Rick Scott
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The Latest: Trump pondering Kelly's statusTrump won't commit to honoring his previous pledge to retain chief of staff John Kelly
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Young Kim, Republican candidate for the 39th Congressional District in California, speaks to supporters Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in the Riowland Heights section of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Another House win caps Democratic rout in CaliforniaDemocrats picked up a total of six congressional seats in their rout of Republicans in California
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Protesters bloc the traffic on on the place de la Concorde to protest fuel taxes in Paris, France, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. France is bracing for a nationwide traffic mess as drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes, in a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron. Placard read, "get upset, lot much taxes, to much suicide, to much homeless people, wake up". (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Scattered tax protests persist in France; injuries up to 409Grassroots protests over hikes in taxes on diesel fuel and gasoline have continued in France, though on a far smaller scale than ones a day earlier that paralyzed traffic around the country
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A before photo is placed on the remains of a building leveled in the Woolsey Fire as U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke casts a shadow while talking to firefighters at decimated Paramount Ranch Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Agoura Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
The Latest: Search for bodies quickens before possible rainCrews searching for remains of people after the devastating Northern California wildfire are stepping up their efforts ahead of rains forecast for later this week that could complicate their work.
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