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ArenaFan
Rattlers Dismantle Gladiators in Season Finale, 68-20 (last few weeks,” said Guy. “We wanted to send a message and not leave any doubt
Rattlers Dismantle Gladiators in Season Finale, 68-20 (
ArenaFan / Posted 8 minutes ago
last few weeks,” said Guy. “We wanted to send a message and not leave any doubt that the ArenaBowl will come through the desert.” The Rattlers kicked off to start the game, but on the first play from scrimmage, defensive end Rodney Fritz tackled... Read more
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National Geographic
Travel 3,000 Miles Through China’s Wondrous Wild WestThis ride was “completely different,” Paley says. The train wasn’t as fancy—san
Travel 3,000 Miles Through China’s Wondrous Wild West
National Geographic / Posted 22 minutes ago
This ride was “completely different,” Paley says. The train wasn’t as fancy—sand from the Taklimakan Desert filtered in through cracks in the windows, bathing the cars in yellow light “like it was California in the ‘50s.” He says the mood of the trip... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Weird Al on fans with song ideas, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Comedy Bang! Bang!about the Star WarsEpisode 1 – The Phantom Menace, in which Yankovic sports Ana
Weird Al on fans with song ideas, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Comedy Bang! Bang!
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 42 minutes ago
about the Star WarsEpisode 1 – The Phantom Menace, in which Yankovic sports Anakin Skywalker’s rattail, walks the sandy desert of Tattooine, uses the force to summon an acoustic guitar and plays with the cantina band. Allegedly, McLean’s... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney World's projection mapping turns landmarks into movie screensTheatre and adjoining surfaces feature massive versions of iconic Star Wars cli
Disney World's projection mapping turns landmarks into movie screens
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 57 minutes ago
Theatre and adjoining surfaces feature massive versions of iconic Star Wars clips: Space battles, robots roaming the desert, menacing villain close-ups. Lasers intermittently fire from seven generators built into the theater. The movie images... Read more
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USA Today
Zion National Park: 10 tips for your visit to the parkOne spot to see is Kolob Arch, one of the world’s largest freestanding natural
Zion National Park: 10 tips for your visit to the park
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
One spot to see is Kolob Arch, one of the world’s largest freestanding natural arches. 10. The birds are calling: With its desert-like landscape, it may be surprising to learn that nearly 300 bird species are found on the park’s bird list, and that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebehis devotion to Virgin Mary and how he feels when people insult judicial office
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebe
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
his devotion to Virgin Mary and how he feels when people insult judicial officers. Katureebe was appearing on Capital FM's Desert Island Discs programme hosted by Simon Kasyate. Let's go to your university times: now you are exposed to freedom:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate Beckinsale puts on a leggy display in a chic playsuit in Londontime, with Kate throwing her hair back in hysteria before covering her face wit
Kate Beckinsale puts on a leggy display in a chic playsuit in London
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
time, with Kate throwing her hair back in hysteria before covering her face with her hands. The twosome even shared a cosy desert together, with Kate leaning into David's chest as she giggled happily. They ended the night with a friendly hug,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tom Cruise's shoots dramatic bus scenes for The Mummy in Londonfor over a millennium. According to the movie synopsis, Tom plays Navy Seal Ty
Tom Cruise's shoots dramatic bus scenes for The Mummy in London
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
for over a millennium. According to the movie synopsis, Tom plays Navy Seal Tyler Colt who goes on a mission in the Iraqi desert to find a group of terrorists hiding out in a bunker. However ,their prey turn out to be mere grave robbers who have... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
12-old who died hiking in Phoenix had 2 liters of waterdied while hiking Friday afternoon. Police said Cody Flom was airlifted from t
12-old who died hiking in Phoenix had 2 liters of water
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 hours ago
died while hiking Friday afternoon. Police said Cody Flom was airlifted from the Sidewinder Trail in the Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve before 5 p.m. after hiking with an adult family friend. Police say both Cody and the adult he was with had... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Trio of penguin chicks take first steps out of nest at Cotswold Wildlife Parkand they live along the South American coastline of Peru and Chile. In the wil
Trio of penguin chicks take first steps out of nest at Cotswold Wildlife Park
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
and they live along the South American coastline of Peru and Chile. In the wild, these boisterous birds nest in the driest desert on earth, the Atacama. This species was originally named after the cold water current it swims in, which itself is... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
#ClintonNation: This is why Americans are voting for Hillary Clintonmoment. … Almost a hundred years after women got the right to vote." (Photo: Ma
#ClintonNation: This is why Americans are voting for Hillary Clinton
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
moment. … Almost a hundred years after women got the right to vote." (Photo: Marilyn Chung, The (Palm Springs, Calif.) Desert Sun) A key line on that resume: trailblazer. "She's been bucking against that glass ceiling her whole career," said... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Solar plane nears end of historic round-the-world tripin the UAE capital where it launched its tour on March 9, 2015. On Monday Sola
Solar plane nears end of historic round-the-world trip
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
in the UAE capital where it launched its tour on March 9, 2015. On Monday Solar Impulse 2 was flying over the Saudi desert north of Riyadh, heading towards the Gulf. "After a turbulent night from extreme high temperatures, the sun rose... Read more
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Christian Today
How your holidays can still be holy dayslife is a fantasy that has drawn millions upon millions to this neon-lit playgr
How your holidays can still be holy days
Christian Today / Posted 2 hours ago
life is a fantasy that has drawn millions upon millions to this neon-lit playground of vice in the middle of the Mojave desert. While we as Christians may not openly aspire to a holiday from our values and commitments, if we're brutally honest,... Read more
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Glamsham.com
Salman Khan acquitted in blackbuck, chinkara poaching casesaccused of shooting an endangered and protected antelopes in two separate incid
Salman Khan acquitted in blackbuck, chinkara poaching cases
Glamsham.com / Posted 3 hours ago
accused of shooting an endangered and protected antelopes in two separate incidents in 1998, while filming a movie in the desert state. But the High Court today said there was no evidence to prove that the animals, who were found dead were shot by... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Organizers working to bring best vintage military aircraft to new Jacksonville museumsaid the detail crew for Air Force One contacted the museum and recently came d
Organizers working to bring best vintage military aircraft to new Jacksonville museum
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 hours ago
said the detail crew for Air Force One contacted the museum and recently came down to buff the aircraft used in Vietnam and Desert Storm. “It’s unbelievable what they did,” Mosely said of the shiny Mohawk, which has two seats and twin turbo... Read more
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The Forward
As We Approach Tisha b’Av, the Jewish Future Again Hangs in the Balancethe biblical sin of the spies occurred on that same date, condemning the childr
As We Approach Tisha b’Av, the Jewish Future Again Hangs in the Balance
The Forward / Posted 4 hours ago
the biblical sin of the spies occurred on that same date, condemning the children of Israel to 40 years’ wandering the desert. Moving into the era of recorded history, we find that the Ninth of Av in 1096 found the armies of Pope Urban... Read more
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Gamasutra
Military-themed Action Dating Sim, Just Deserts Deploys on SteamMilitary-themed Action Dating Sim, Just Deserts Deploys on Steam Sekai Project
Military-themed Action Dating Sim, Just Deserts Deploys on Steam
Gamasutra / Posted 4 hours ago
Military-themed Action Dating Sim, Just Deserts Deploys on Steam Sekai Project and Vifth Floor invite players to fight off aliens, protect the city, and capture the heart of their dream girl LOS ANGELES – July 25, 2016 – Love is just a sand dune... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Coast Guard issues warning to those on the waterthat died in a *12 month period that ended in October Just last month 2 men di
Coast Guard issues warning to those on the water
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
that died in a *12 month period that ended in October Just last month 2 men died while kayaking off the coast of mount desert island - Officials said high seas and cold water temperatures played a role in the two deaths. Our partners at... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
USA Basketball Routs China 106-57slam dunks and breathtaking block shots. Jordan stood out at Team USA Camp in L
USA Basketball Routs China 106-57
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 hours ago
slam dunks and breathtaking block shots. Jordan stood out at Team USA Camp in Las Vegas, and the ferocity he showed in the desert appears to be carrying into the exhibition season. "It's bigger than the Clippers; it's bigger than everything,"... Read more
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International Business Times
Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca linked to offshore deals in Africa worth billions in natural resources from an Italian energy company, to help them win "$10bn in contracts to build o
Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca linked to offshore deals in Africa worth billions in natural resources
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
from an Italian energy company, to help them win "$10bn in contracts to build oil and gas pipelines from the North African desert to the shores of the Mediterranean". Twelve of these 17 companies were created by Mossack Fonseca, the report... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Coast Guard issues warning to those on the waterthat died in a *12 month period that ended in October Just last month 2 men di
Coast Guard issues warning to those on the water
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
that died in a *12 month period that ended in October Just last month 2 men died while kayaking off the coast of mount desert island - Officials said high seas and cold water temperatures played a role in the two deaths. Our partners at... Read more
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iafrica.com
Explosion above small town was a meteorhour. "It took everyone by surprise because it entered the atmosphere over an
Explosion above small town was a meteor
iafrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
hour. "It took everyone by surprise because it entered the atmosphere over an inhabited area. If it had fallen over the desert, the sea, Antarctica, we would never have known," said astronomer Roberto Figueroa, head of the nearby Neuquen... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Philadelphia hosts the 2016 Democratic National Conventionjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Philadelphia hosts the 2016 Democratic National Convention
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. The City of Brotherly Love and the Wells Fargo Center... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Turkish demonstrators gather to reject coupjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Turkish demonstrators gather to reject coup
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. Opposition, government supporters rally in Istanbul By Euan McKirdy and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Three Culver-area fires keep crews on the runjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Three Culver-area fires keep crews on the run
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. Two brushfires threaten structures; hay barn losses hit $710,000 Rick... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deadly heat wave scorches central, eastern U.S.juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Deadly heat wave scorches central, eastern U.S.
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. By Azadeh Ansari and Farida Fawzy CNN Mark Wilson/Getty Images Six heat-related deaths have been reported as... Read more
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Daily Liberal
This Week: A nod to the classicsoutfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of s
This Week: A nod to the classics
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
outfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of style. Rimmel, tel: 1800 812 663. 10. Clarks desert boot, $189.95. First launched in 1950, this iconic boot quickly had a foothold on the global market and are still... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bourne for revengecreated in the 1980s to “flood-proof” the area — these now sometimes play host
Bourne for revenge
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
created in the 1980s to “flood-proof” the area — these now sometimes play host to the homeless seeking shelter from the desert weather extremes aboveground.” It’s said to be the longest car chase in movie history. Wow. “Jason has been on the... Read more
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News.com.au
Could an Aussie heatwave beat Kuwait’s heat 54C record?between 300m and 600m above sea level,” Mr Trewin said. Soldiers in Kuwait mov
Could an Aussie heatwave beat Kuwait’s heat 54C record?
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
between 300m and 600m above sea level,” Mr Trewin said. Soldiers in Kuwait move towards Iraq in 2003 across the Kuwaiti desert. Mitribah, in a remote area of northwest Kuwait hit a record-breaking 54C last week. Picture: APSource:AP “In mostly... Read more
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Kiama Independent
This Week: A nod to the classicsoutfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of s
This Week: A nod to the classics
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
outfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of style. Rimmel, tel: 1800 812 663. 10. Clarks desert boot, $189.95. First launched in 1950, this iconic boot quickly had a foothold on the global market and are still... Read more
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Air Force Times
Do recent veterans have more psychological problems than those of past wars?to more veterans getting care. This does not mean that Iraq and Afghanistan vet
Do recent veterans have more psychological problems than those of past wars?
Air Force Times / Posted 7 hours ago
to more veterans getting care. This does not mean that Iraq and Afghanistan veterans have more problems than those from Desert Storm, Korea, Vietnam or World War II. It's a matter of it being made easier and more acceptable for them to ask for... Read more
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Daily Mail
LA homes and cars covered in pink flame-retardant during wildfirethat could once again fan the fires' explosive growth. Shifting winds sent smok
LA homes and cars covered in pink flame-retardant during wildfire
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
that could once again fan the fires' explosive growth. Shifting winds sent smoke away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents were warned about poor air quality. Late Saturday evening, a man's body was found... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
This Week: A nod to the classicsoutfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of s
This Week: A nod to the classics
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
outfit or a mood quite like a red lipstick, which is why it never goes out of style. Rimmel, tel: 1800 812 663. 10. Clarks desert boot, $189.95. First launched in 1950, this iconic boot quickly had a foothold on the global market and are still... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Is grazing on marginal land really sustainable?(Turner 1895), and the grassy Narrabri and Liverpool Plains of 1895, “... now q
Is grazing on marginal land really sustainable?
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
(Turner 1895), and the grassy Narrabri and Liverpool Plains of 1895, “... now quite bare of grass and like a desert of black ground, with clouds of dust and hot winds” (Telfer 1900). Telfer also warned: “Overstocking …already had an... Read more
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express
Xbox One report: Games with Gold August UPDATE, Grand Theft Auto 5 DLC, ARK Survival newsStunts update. Cunning Stunts contains 16 high-octane stunt races across skysc
Xbox One report: Games with Gold August UPDATE, Grand Theft Auto 5 DLC, ARK Survival news
express / Posted 8 hours ago
Stunts update. Cunning Stunts contains 16 high-octane stunt races across skyscrapers, canyons, over water and through the desert. It also adds a host of new premium races, stunt vehicles, outfits and helmets.Related articles Xbox One Backward... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Nintendo suffers 'Pokemon Go' reality checkjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Nintendo suffers 'Pokemon Go' reality check
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. Shares dive 18% after profit expectations released Drew Angerer/Getty... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Two college football punters die in car crashjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
Two college football punters die in car crash
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. Elsa/Mitchell Layton/Getty Images Two outstanding college football punters were killed Saturday in a car wreck in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
4,600-acre Warm Springs fire sends smoke streaming southjuniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending s
4,600-acre Warm Springs fire sends smoke streaming south
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
juniper near the confluence of the Warm Springs and Deschutes rivers, sending smoke billowing south across much of the High Desert. Rattlesnake Fire burning north-northeast of Warm... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Brothers make hunting trips for big game, good causeshad increased in recent years, the trips cost about the same as a week at the b
Brothers make hunting trips for big game, good causes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
had increased in recent years, the trips cost about the same as a week at the beach. They started in Namibia, an African desert nation larger than Texas, but have traveled north to New Brunswick and Newfoundland, have returned to Africa to hunt... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lucha Libre luchadora battles men for the fansto put on the best show we can," Delilah said. The New Era Wrestling group per
Lucha Libre luchadora battles men for the fans
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
to put on the best show we can," Delilah said. The New Era Wrestling group performed during both days at this year's Neon Desert Music Festival. "People started packing the place. It felt like we were the concert and the people were watching,"... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 9 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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KECI Missoula
"Heat Dome" roasting much of the U.S.analogy isn't far off from what actually happens as large heat waves form. Hea
"Heat Dome" roasting much of the U.S.
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 hours ago
analogy isn't far off from what actually happens as large heat waves form. Heat waves across the U.S. often begin in the desert Southwest and Mexico. Sunny days at those mile-high elevations will often form high pressure systems that will move... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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The Times Leader
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homesthere's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the
Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homes
The Times Leader / Posted 9 hours ago
there's no evidence it was a crime. Shifting winds are sending smoke from the fire away from greater Los Angeles and into desert communities, where residents are being warned about poor air quality. 10:15 a.m. Authorities say 18 structures have... Read more
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