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Scientists: Wind, Drought Worsen Fires, Not Bad Management

Scientists: Wind, Drought Worsen Fires, Not Bad Management

By Seth Borenstein | Nov 12
Both nature and humans share blame for California's devastating wildfires, but forest management did not play a major role, despite President Donald Trump's claims, fire scientists say.

After Wave Of Teacher Activism, Some Fall Short in Midterms

After Wave Of Teacher Activism, Some Fall Short in Midterms

By Adam Beam and Carolyn Thompson | Nov 12
For educators who ran for office in states including Kentucky, Arizona and West Virginia that saw teachers converge on capitols this year, there were some successes but also disappointments.

Grim Search for More Fire Victims, 31 Dead Across California

Grim Search for More Fire Victims, 31 Dead Across California

By Gillian Flaccus and Don Thompson | Nov 12
The death toll from the wildfire that incinerated Paradise and surrounding areas climbed to 29 — matching the mark for the deadliest single blaze in California history,

Did Tucker Carlson Attack a Gay Latinx Man in Club Fracas?

Did Tucker Carlson Attack a Gay Latinx Man in Club Fracas?

By Kilian Melloy | Nov 12
Tucker Carlson claims that a gay Latinx man hurled sexist insults at his daughter, leading him and his son to defend her in a fracas that included Carlson's son hurling red wine at the man.

SAGE Table: Building an Intergenerational LGBTQ Movement

SAGE Table: Building an Intergenerational LGBTQ Movement

Nov 12
On November 8, in more than 150 locations across the U.S. and the globe, thousands of LGBT people and allies gathered as part of the intergenerational LGBT initiative, SAGE Table.

A Grim Search for More Fire Victims in Northern California

A Grim Search for More Fire Victims in Northern California

By Gillian Flaccus and Don Thompson | Nov 12
As wildfires continued to rage at both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: six more dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll there to 29.

UN Agency Finds Many LGBTQs, Fugitives from Violence in Caravan

UN Agency Finds Many LGBTQs, Fugitives from Violence in Caravan

Nov 12
The U.N.'s migration agency has released a survey of migrants in a caravan heading toward the United States in which nearly half of respondents said they are fleeing violence or insecurity.

Hearses Stand By as Crews Search for California Fire Victims

Hearses Stand By as Crews Search for California Fire Victims

By Gillian Flaccus, Paul Elias and Andrew Selsky | Nov 12
With hearses standing by, crews stepped up the search for bodies in the smoking ruins of Paradise, and relatives desperately looked for more than 100 missing loved ones, as wind-whipped wildfires raged Sunday on both ends of the state.

Pabst says MillerCoors Is Trying to Put It Out of Business

Pabst says MillerCoors Is Trying to Put It Out of Business

By Ivan Moreno | Nov 12
Pabst Brewing Company and MillerCoors are going to trial, with hipster favorite Pabst contending that MillerCoors wants to put it out of business by ending a longstanding partnership through which it brews Pabst's beers.

Rescues, Not Firefight Prove Emotional for Firefighters

Rescues, Not Firefight Prove Emotional for Firefighters

By Don Thompson | Nov 11
The fire that leveled the hillside town of Paradise, population 27,000, and claimed at least 23 lives, roared in so fast that for the first 24 hours, there was no firefight at all — just rescues.

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