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At least 9 Dead, 25 Missing in Oakland Warehouse Fire

Fire officials say nine people were killed, and 25 others are unaccounted for after a fire broke out at a warehouse in Oakland late Friday night. The fire started on the 1300 block of 31st Avenue at about 11:24 p.m. Friday, said Teresa Deloach Reed, Oakland Fire Department Chief. Officials said the people were at the warehouse type structure for some kind of gathering, but a Facebook event indicated a large party or concert with several artists was being held at the location. Read »
Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:22 PM

Sarah Palin Warns of ‘Crony Capitalism’ After Trump Deal

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:15 PM

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 6:51 AM

Small Brazilian City Prepares to Bury Soccer Crash Victims

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 7:27 AM
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By Jessica Glazer

Extreme Weather: Deadly Tornadoes, Flooding in the South

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NYC Man Steals Bus to Go for a Joyride (Again)

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 5:34 AM

Walmart Announces Settlement in Same-Sex Benefits Case

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 4:41 PM
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By Nina Lin, Alexandra Villarreal

Seen in Trump's Orbit: Pam Bondi, John Bolton

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Thumbs Up! Buzz Aldrin Gets Surprise Visit in Hospital

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IS Exploits Rain, Hits Iraqi Militias West, South of Mosul

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Philippines' Duterte Says Trump Wished Him 'Success'

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 7:32 PM
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By Jessica Glazer

Top News: Indonesia Protests, Brazil Plane Crash and More

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Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:42 PM

San Bernardino Recalls Terror Attack With Silence, Speakers

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Sandy Hook Group Begins Violence Warning-Signs Campaign

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 5:04 AM

Psychology Professor Stabbed to Death at USC

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