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Rain looms as search for California wildfire missing continues

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 9:46am
Emergency services renewed their search through charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire for the nearly 1,000 people still unaccounted for, with rain on the horizon that should help fire crews fighting the blaze but complicate efforts to find its victims.
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Eleventh child dies from viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 9:02am
An 11th child has died in less than four weeks at a New Jersey rehabilitation center, one of 34 young patients with compromised immune systems to have been infected by a viral outbreak, state health officials said on Friday.
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Some California wildfire victims may never be found: searcher

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 8:58am
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Close to 1,000 still missing after deadliest California wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 7:43am
Emergency services on Sunday sifted through the charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire, searching for signs of nearly 1,000 people believed still missing as crews made progress in bringing the blaze under control.
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U.S. judge to weigh temporary halt to Trump's asylum order

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 6:03am
Civil rights groups will urge a U.S. judge on Monday to temporarily halt an order by President Donald Trump that bars asylum for migrants who illegally cross the border with Mexico.
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Insured losses from Camp and Woolsey wildfires estimated at $9-13 billion: RMS

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 5:21am
Risk modeling firm RMS said on Monday that it estimated insured losses from the Camp and Woolsey wildfires, which ravaged California, between $9 billion and $13 billion.
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Survivors find reasons to be thankful after deadly California fire

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 5:02am
Most years, Kelly Doty marked Thanksgiving by delivering scores of meals to low-income families with children in the tight-knit Northern California mountain community of Paradise.
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Grim search for 993 missing after deadliest California wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 10:30pm
Authorities on Sunday sifted through the charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire, searching for any signs of the 993 people now listed as missing after the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise.
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Grim search for 1,276 missing after deadliest California wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 6:52pm
Authorities sifted through the charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire on Sunday, searching for any signs of the 1,276 people now listed as missing after the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise.
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Republican Scott secures Florida U.S. Senate seat after recount

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 5:27pm
Rick Scott, Florida's outgoing governor, was declared the winner on Sunday of his hard-fought U.S. Senate race against incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson following a hand recount of ballots, giving Republicans control of both of the state's Senate seats for the first time since the 19th century.
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Former NYC mayor Bloomberg giving Johns Hopkins $1.8 billion for financial aid

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 4:19pm
Former New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg is giving $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for student financial aid at his alma mater, Bloomberg said in an opinion piece published on Sunday in The New York Times.
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PG&E reports another outage on morning when California fire started

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 4:04pm
California utility PG&E Corp , facing investor concerns over its possible role in the deadly Camp Fire in Northern California, has reported another power-line outage that it experienced on the morning of Nov. 8 when the blaze started.
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Factbox - Still counting: Uncalled U.S. federal elections

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 3:46pm
Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives in the Nov. 6 elections and Republicans held onto a majority in the U.S. Senate, but eight federal races remain undecided more than a week later.
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Republican Scott wins Florida U.S. Senate seat after manual recount

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 1:45pm
Florida's outgoing governor, Republican Rick Scott, was declared the winner of the state's hard-fought U.S. Senate race on Sunday, following a manual recount of ballots in the tight contest against three-term Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson.
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Fiery mailboxes and dogs in bags: fleeing California's wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 5:31am
Nicole Montague and her 16-year-old daughter Destiny noticed a red glow on the horizon as they drove to school in Paradise, California, that Thursday morning. They did not think much of it as they had seen fires nearby in the past.
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Rain on the way as search for missing continues after California wildfires

Domestic News from Reuters - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 4:26am
Rain is on the way for fire-scorched and smoke-choked northern California, forecasters said on Sunday, as the search for the dead and missing continued after the state's most destructive wildfires.
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Search on for 1,276 now missing after California's deadliest wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 9:40pm
The number of people missing after California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire jumped on Saturday to 1,276, despite authorities locating hundreds of people who scattered when the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise.
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Evacuation plan 'out the window' when fire hit California town

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 7:20pm
When a "megafire" engulfed Paradise, California, officials and residents had to abandon their evacuation plans and improvise new ways to save lives, learning lessons that could help the growing number of U.S. communities at risk to wildfires.
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Teams search for 1,000 missing in California's deadliest wildfire

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 6:45pm
Forensic recovery teams searched for more victims in the charred wreckage of the northern California town of Paradise on Saturday as the number of people listed as missing in the state's deadliest wildfire topped 1,000.
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Republican DeSantis secures Florida governor's seat after rival Gillum concedes

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 5:47pm
Democrat Andrew Gillum, who had sought to become Florida's first black governor, conceded on Saturday, after a recount showed he had no way of catching his Republican rival Ron DeSantis, an ally of President Donald Trump.
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