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People wait in line for gas at Robinson Enterprises in Nevada City, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 Millions of people were poised to lose electricity throughout northern and central California after Pacific Gas & Electric Co. announced Tuesday it would shut off power in the largest preventive outage in state history to try to avert wildfires caused by faulty lines.(Elias Funez/The Union via AP)
October 09, 2019 - 6:41 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses went out early Wednesday, affecting millions of people in California. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. said a forecast of extreme wind and dry weather has created fire danger of an unprecedented scope, prompting it to initiate...
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FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, rescue personnel perform a search in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. A year after Hurricane Michael, Bay County, Florida, is still in crisis. Thousands are homeless, medical care and housing are at a premium, and domestic violence is increasing. Michael was among the strongest hurricanes ever to make landfall in the United States. This summer, county officials unveiled a blueprint to rebuild. Among their ideas: Use shipping containers and 3-D technology to build new houses and offer signing bonuses to lure new doctors. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
October 09, 2019 - 12:58 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A year after Hurricane Michael, the Florida county hardest hit by the Category 5 storm is still in crisis: Thousands in Bay County are homeless, medical care and housing are at a premium, domestic violence has become a problem and severely diminished mental health services are...
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First lady Melania Trump, applauds student awardees at a Red Ribbon Rally at the Drug Enforcement Agency in Arlington, Va., Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
October 07, 2019 - 2:48 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Melania Trump said Monday that companies "must stop" marketing e-cigarettes to children, saying they are addictive and dangerous. Marketing tobacco products to kids is already prohibited in the United States, and Juul Labs Inc., the nation's largest maker of electronic...
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October 07, 2019 - 8:34 am
PELION, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say they've charged an 11-year-old boy who's accused of threatening to kill a middle school classmate. The State reports that Lexington School District One said in a news release that a sixth grader had to be restrained by school officials as he...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:55 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 49, Crestwood 7 Abbeville 30, Batesburg-Leesville 6 Airport 24, Midland Valley 21 Andrew Jackson 28, Chesterfield 13 Andrews 49, Carvers Bay 6 Aynor 45, Cheraw 28 Barnwell 35, Allendale-Fairfax 0 Battery Creek 31, Creekside Christian Academy, Ga. 6 Belton-Honea Path 41,...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:22 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= Adairsville 22, Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 21 Alexander 42, Northgate 14 Allatoona 38, Sprayberry 21 Alpharetta 48, Centennial 0 Athens Academy 24, Prince Avenue Christian 0 Baconton 41, Randolph-Clay 6 Banneker 34, Lithia Springs 14 Battery Creek, S.C. 31, Creekside Christian Academy...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:01 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= Albemarle 21, North Moore 7 Alleghany County 14, Boonville Starmount 7 Apex Middle Creek 48, Apex 10 Arden Christ School 14, Charlotte Providence Day 13 Ashe County 28, Elkin 26 Asheville 43, North Henderson 6 Asheville Reynolds 51, Waynesville Tuscola 0 Asheville School 34, Hickory...
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September 28, 2019 - 12:38 am
PREP FOOTBALL= Alexander 27, New Manchester 7 Alpharetta 31, Dunwoody 17 Athens Academy 77, Towns County 6 Bainbridge 14, Crisp 9 Baldwin 40, Greenbrier 14 Banks County 49, Oglethorpe County 14 Benedictine Military 58, Savannah 7 Bleckley County 35, Northeast-Macon 20 Blessed Trinity 38, West Hall...
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September 26, 2019 - 11:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers have voted to authorize union leaders to call a strike as early as next month in the nation's third-largest school district. The union's delegates are scheduled to meet next week to set an exact date. The earliest a strike could happen is Oct. 7. The union and the...
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Actress and activist Jane Fonda speaks to a crowd of protestors during a global climate rally at Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. A wave of climate change protests swept across the globe Friday, with hundreds of thousands of young people sending a message to leaders headed for a U.N. summit: The warming world can't wait for action. (AP Photo/David Swanson)
September 20, 2019 - 8:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the global climate protests being held in cities around the world (all times local): 8:25 p.m. In downtown Los Angeles, hundreds of people, many of them schoolchildren, marched to City Hall for a rally. Some wore yellow T-shirts urging "Say no to fossil fuels." Protest...
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