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Utility scrutinized as California wildfire victims sue
The San Francisco-based utility said it would not speculate on causes of the fires and that it was cooperating with investigators.

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California fire victims return home as crews gain ground
Fire crews battling wildfires in California's wine country are gaining ground and thousands of residents have gotten the OK to return home
Birds gone wild: Resurgent turkeys spar with human neighbors
Birds gone wild: Resurgent turkeys spar with human neighbors
Wild turkeys are increasingly clashing with their human neighbors as they spread out into urban areas
Weary Californians try to find all that’s lost as fires rage
The death toll had climbed to an unprecedented 31 and was expected to keep rising.
Emergency alerts get scrutiny after deadly wildfires
In emergencies where a few minutes or even seconds can save lives, the notification systems have inherent blind spots.
Winds expected to drive next wave of deadly California fires
The 22 fires, many out of control, spanned more than 265 square miles as the inferno entered its fourth day.
A harvest of goodwill in Eastern Idaho
A harvest of goodwill in Eastern Idaho
Potato harvest is a unifying social, economic force in Eastern Idaho
Potential pot producers seek dismissal of neighbors’ lawsuit
Potential pot producers seek dismissal of neighbors’ lawsuit
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Boy lost at Utah corn maze spends night in welfare custody
Police are investigating whether any criminal charges are warranted.
Northern California Wildfires Bring Unhealthy Air To Oregon
Many Oregonians have endured an extended summer season of bad air quality from major wildfires.
A cigarette, a car backfire: Small sparks can make big fires
A carelessly discarded cigarette, a downed power line, a car's backfire or a chainsaw's pull. Just about anything that can cause a spark could have started any one of the wildfires tearing through California wine country

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