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Firefighters Protect Coastal California Towns as Blaze Rages

Birmingham Star

LOS ANGELES - Firefighters kept a wall of flames from descending mountains into coastal neighborhoods after a huge and destructive Southern California wildfire exploded ...

Firefighters brace for second week of California wildfires

Birmingham Star

Los Angeles - As Southern California enters its second week engulfed in flames, fire officials anticipate more growth and danger due to continued strong wind ...

Pioneering Black Journalist Simeon Booker Dies at 99

Birmingham Star

WASHINGTON - Simeon Booker, a trail-blazing journalist and the first full-time African-American reporter at The Washington Post, has died at the age of 99.Booker ...

Police looking for passenger after possible car chase ends in Birmingham

Fox 6

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Police are looking for the passenger of a car that led officers on a possible chase. Several units from Gardendale, ...

NTSB to issue probable cause of El Faro's sinking

The Telegraph

FILE - This undated image made from a video released April 26, 2016, by the National Transportation Safety Board shows the stern of the sunken ...

Dangerous winds persist as wildfires roar in California

KHQ

(NASA via AP). This satellite image provided by NASA shows smoke from wildfires near Los Angeles in Southern California, lower right, blowing out over the ...

Admin says big revenue from GOP tax plan; analysts less rosy

Hawai News Now

(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file). This Sept. 27, 2017, file photo shows Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, joins Speaker of the House ...

NYC commuters returning to subway amid heightened security

CTV News

NEW YORK -- A would-be suicide bomber's rush-hour blast in the heart of the New York City subway system failed to cause the bloodshed ...

1 transported to UAB after shooting in Birmingham

WIAT 42

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A man is recovering from a gunshot wound after being struck in the leg late Monday night. The incident happened in ...

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