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Edie Hall, center, prays during a vigil for the lives and community lost to the Camp Fire on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Chico, Calif. More than 50 people gathered at the memorial for the victims. People hugged and shed tears as Pastor Jesse Kearns recited a prayer for first responders. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, Pool)
Rain could hinder search for victims of California wildfireRain in the forecast could bring relief for those working to tame a devastating Northern California fire and frustration for those searching for remains of victims
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Floating Body Could Be That of Missing 49ers FanA grim discovery made by fisherman in California could bring the search for a missing San Francisco 49ers fan to a tragic end. Ian Powers, 32, disappeared during a Nov. 12 game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, leaving his girlfriend and her two children behind. Police say a fully...
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FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Christopher Watts is escorted into the courtroom before his bond hearing at the Weld County Courthouse in Greeley, Colo. The Colorado man, charged with killing his pregnant wife and two daughters, has pleaded guilty Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, under a plea deal that will allow him to avoid the death penalty. (Joshua Polson/The Greeley Tribune via AP, Pool, file)
Sentencing set for man after guilty plea in family killingsA Colorado man who has pleaded guilty to murdering his pregnant wife and their two young daughters is set to be sentenced
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three members of a Kansas militia group who were charged with plotting to bomb an apartment building filled with Somali immigrants in Garden City, Kan. Attorneys for the three men have asked the court to bar at sentencing any victim impact statements, arguing no one was actually hurt. Prosecutors say the men are trying to "minimize their actions and de-personalize their crimes." (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
Men convicted of Kansas bomb plot try to bar Somali videosA federal judge is due to hear arguments about whether to allow Somali immigrants speak at the sentencing hearing for three Kansas militia members convicted of plotting to bomb a mosque and an apartment complex where the immigrants live
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Edie Hall, center, prays during a vigil for the lives and community lost to the Camp Fire on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Chico, Calif. More than 50 people gathered at the memorial for the victims. People hugged and shed tears as Pastor Jesse Kearns recited a prayer for first responders. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, Pool)
Latest: Sheriff: List of missing after fire drops to 1,000A Northern California sheriff says the list of names of those unaccounted for after a deadly wildfire has dropped to around 1,000
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Northern California sheriff says about 1,000 names remain on list of unaccounted for after deadly wildfire; 77 are deadNorthern California sheriff says about 1,000 names remain on list of unaccounted for after deadly wildfire; 77 are dead
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Mourners pray during a vigil for Camp Fire victims, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Chico, Calif. The blaze has killed dozens and destroyed more than 10,000 structures according to Cal Fire. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, Pool)
Searchers in California wildfire step up efforts; 77 deadSearchers 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 77 bodies have been recovered so far
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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)
As Florida recount ends, Sen. Nelson concedes race to ScottUS Sen. Bill Nelson, a four-decade veteran of Capitol Hill, cedes bitterly close re-election bid to Republican Rick Scott, Florida's outgoing governor
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Rhodes scholar class features plenty of women, immigrantsThe latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars includes 21 women, the most ever in a single class. Almost half of the 32 winners are also immigrants or first-generation Americans
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Man who fled Texas during 2008 murder trial caught in MexicoAuthorities say a man who disappeared on the last day of his 2008 murder trial has been captured in Mexico and returned to Texas
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Yoga Shooting Hero Gets Incredible RewardJoshua Quick is being hailed as a hero—now, if only he would agree. "I want to offer my gratitude to everybody," said the second-year Florida State University law student Friday at a meeting of FSU's board of trustees, per the Tallahassee Democrat . "Thank you all for the recognition I...
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