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California fire has claimed 63 as missing list grows to 631

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MAGALIA, Calif. — At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing after the nation's deadliest wildfire in…

Thursday, Nov 15

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LGBT asylum seekers first to reach US border from caravan

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Migrants traveling with a caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, wait in line to board buses in La Concha, Mexico, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Buses and trucks are carrying some migrants into the state of Sinaloa along the Gulf of…

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A White House aide picked a fight with Melania Trump; the first lady won

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First lady Melania Trump, seen at the 2017 turkey pardoning ceremony at the White House, this week successfully pushed for the removal of a top White House national security official who had displeased her. (Photo by Jabin Botsford,…

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Northern California wildfire death toll at 56 with 130 missing, many who are elderly

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Many of the missing are elderly and from Magalia, a forested town of about 11,000 to the north of Paradise.

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Powerball numbers: Did you win Wednesday's $106.4 million lottery jackpot?

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Here are the winning jackpot numbers in Wednesday's Powerball lottery drawing.

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Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, official says

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Michael Avenatti, who skyrocketed to fame as a critic of President Donald Trump and the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, was arrested Wednesday and booked on a felony domestic violence charge.

Wednesday, Nov 14

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Migrant caravan groups arrive at US border

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Migrants traveling with a caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, wait in line to board buses in La Concha, Mexico, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Buses and trucks are carrying some migrants into the state of Sinaloa along the Gulf of…

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House GOP leaders face tough question: 'Why'd we lose?'

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Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, is challenging Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., an ally of President Donald Trump, for the role of minority leader in the House of Representatives. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) ( Manuel Balce Ceneta ).…

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Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Tuesday's $106 million lottery jackpot?

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The Mega Millions jackpot is back on the climb after a single winning ticket claimed a $1.6 billion jackpot last month.

Tuesday, Nov 13

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Family of 4 arrested in Ohio massacre that left 8 dead

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These undated images released by the Ohio Attorney General's office, show from left, George "Billy" Wagner III, Angela Wagner, George Wagner IV and Edward "Jake" Wagner. Authorities announced Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, that the family of four…

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California wildfires: At least 42 dead in most lethal single blaze in state history

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At least 42 people were confirmed dead in the wildfire that turned the Northern California town of Paradise and outlying areas into hell on earth, making it the deadliest blaze in state history.

Monday, Nov 12

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See photos from FORESTival, a celebration of art and nature at A Studio in the Woods

Resident and guest artists helped children create a clay and twig forest on tables in the Kids in the Woods Studio as others participated in Antenna's Draw-a-Thon and creating Paper Monuments.

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Tropical storm possible in Atlantic in next few days, hurricane center say

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A tropical depression is likely to form in the Atlantic within five days, the National Hurricane Center said Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. ( NOAA ). Comment. By Carlie Kollath Wells, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune · carlie_wells@nola.com. The…

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As California fires rage, celebrities' homes part of the blaze

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Celebrities whose coastal homes have been damaged or destroyed in a Southern California wildfire or were forced to flee from the flames expressed sympathy and solidarity with less-famous people hurt worse by the state's deadly blazes, and…

Sunday, Nov 11

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100 years after 'The war to end all wars,' we're still fighting

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Soldiers of the U.S. 30th Division prepare to man the trenches during World War I. The war ended with an armistice Nov. 11, 1918. ( American Battle Monuments Commission ). Comment. By Tim Morris, Columnist · timothy_morris@nola.com. The…

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Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $90.4 million lottery jackpot?

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Here are the winning numbers in Saturday's Powerball lottery drawing.

Saturday, Nov 10

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Florida sets Thursday deadline for recounts in US Senate, governor races

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The Florida secretary of state ordered recounts in the U.S. Senate and governor races on Saturday, an unprecedented review of two major races in the state that took five weeks to decide the 2000 presidential election.

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Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Friday's $90 million lottery jackpot?

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Here are the winning numbers in Friday's Mega Millions lottery drawing.

Friday, Nov 9

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Oregon leader plans effort to overturn 'racist' non-unanimous jury law after Louisiana vote

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The announcement by House Majority Leader Jennifer Williamson came after voters in Louisiana this week overwhelmingly rejected their system of split-verdict convictions, making Oregon the only state to have such a law.

Thursday, Nov 8

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Powerball numbers: Did you win Wednesday's $73.1 million lottery jackpot?

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Here are the winning numbers in Wednesday's Powerball lottery drawing.

Wednesday, Nov 7

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Jeff Sessions resigns as attorney general, at Donald Trump's request

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Sessions announced his plan to resign in a letter to the White House on Wednesday.

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Man beaten in Ponchatoula bar dies; two suspects arrested, police say

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A man who was critically injured in a weekend altercation at a Ponchatoula bar has died, police said, and two men have been arrested on a charge of manslaughter. Robert Bowers, 46, of Ponchatoula, had been on life support at University…

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Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Tuesday's $70 million lottery jackpot?

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The Mega Millions jackpot is back on the climb after a single winning ticket claimed a $1.6 billion jackpot last month.

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Widow of Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan calls his return to US on Election Day 'fitting'

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The grief-stricken widow of a Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan paid tribute to her husband on Election Day by urging Americans to get out and vote and carry on his legacy in fighting for democracy.

Tuesday, Nov 6

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Election Day forecast in New Orleans: 50 percent chance of rain

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Grab your umbrella before heading out for Election Day today (Nov. 6). Forecasters with the National Weather Service say there is a 50 percent chance of rain Tuesday in New Orleans. Overall, Tuesday is expected to be warm and mostly cloudy…

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US Olympic Committee takes steps to shut down USA Gymnastics after Nassar scandal

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The U.S. Olympic Committee is moving to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as the governing body for the sport at the Olympic level, meting out the nuclear option to an organization that has botched its own reorganization in the wake of a sex…

Monday, Nov 5

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Appeals court upholds Walter Reed corruption convictions

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Reed, who had served as the North Shore's DA for 30 years, was convicted in 2016 on multiple federal corruption charges.

Sunday, Nov 4

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Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $53 million lottery jackpot?

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Here are the winning numbers in Saturday's Powerball drawing.

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Amazon in advanced discussions about making D.C. suburb in Va. its 2nd home, sources say

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The discussions were more detailed than those the company has had regarding other locations in northern Virginia and some other cities nationally, adding to speculation that the site in Arlington County is a front-runner to land the online…

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Florida teen accused of strangling, burying mom after argument over bad grade: report

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After having an argument over a bad grade he got in school, a Florida teen strangled his mom, authorities said, and buried her body in a fire pit at a nearby church, according to a report by the Miami Herald. Gregory Ramos, 15, is…