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2 Juveniles Charged In Tennessee Wildfires That Killed 14

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings. 267 more words

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Official: Refrigerator potential source of deadly fire

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Investigators honed in on a refrigerator and other electrical appliances as possible causes of the fire at a warehouse in Oakland that killed 36 people, as crews were set to finish their search for bodies. 565 more words

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North Las Vegas Fire Kills 2 Adults, 1 Child

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Fire officials say a blaze in North Las Vegas last week has now claimed the lives of two adults and a child. 85 more words

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Bridgeport men await charges in deadly Massachusetts fire

FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — A prosecutor in Massachusetts is preparing a governor’s warrant to bring two Connecticut men over the border to face charges in connection with a deadly Fitchburg fire. 130 more words

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Music therapist, teacher, teens among warehouse fire victims

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A therapist who used music to help kids cope with trauma. A woman who taught at a Montessori school. An energetic artist who could make friends with anyone. 2,514 more words

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Teens, young artists among California warehouse fire victims

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teenagers, the son of a sheriff’s deputy and young artists who loved music were among the dozens of people killed when a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a dance party. 787 more words

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Death toll grows to 36 at Oakland warehouse fire

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)– The death toll in the Oakland warehouse fire has grown to 36 and authorities say they expect the number to rise when they resume work later Monday following a temporary work stoppage. 1,124 more words

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