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December 15, 2017

California's Thomas Fire keeps burning
High winds and dry conditions continue to hamper efforts to contain California's massive Thomas Fire, with few signs of improvement heading into the weekend. ... More >>

California residents decorate their burned homes
Homes in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, were destroyed in October during the Tubbs Fire. Some residents are bringing Christmas cheer to those burned properties. ... More >>

Mom and son scramble 4 times to stay out of fire's path
Emily Vedder's heartbreaking and heartwarming story of evacuation from the Thomas Fire has shadowed the path of the devilish inferno. ... More >>

The wildfires by the numbers
A spate of California wildfires have destroyed an area larger than New York City and Boston -- combined. And with the colossal Thomas Fire only 20% contained, the end is a long way off. ... More >>

These states could be the next Alabama
Could the next Roy Moore be awaiting Republicans in Arizona or Nevada? ... More >>

Michigan voters: Blame Congress, not Trump
CNN's Poppy Harlow returns to Michigan, which helped Trump claim the presidency one year ago. Voters here said they wanted the president to reform health care, repeal NAFTA, and build a border wall. Now, they say they don't blame Trump for delays in his agenda, and wish Congress would get out of hi... More >>

Surprise inspections find 'significant issues' in treatment of ICE detainees
Long waits for medical care, possible misuse of solitary confinement and inappropriate treatment of detainees were among problems inspectors found at several US immigrant detention facilities, a government watchdog says. ... More >>

Paul Ryan 'soul searching,' possible he could leave Congress after 2018 elections
House Speaker Paul Ryan has had soul searching conversations about his future with friends, some of his close friends tell CNN. ... More >>

The Senate is now very much in play in 2018
Doug Jones' stunning victory in Alabama on Tuesday night sent a very clear signal heading into the 2018 election: No Republican Senate seat is safe. ... More >>

Cruise control designs could solve traffic jams
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KSU President Sam Olens to step down effective Feb. 15, 2018
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Grateful shoppers meet 'Secret Santa'
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Mayor reverses decision to cancel MLK parade
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Three men charged with animal cruelty
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Should adults exchange Christmas gifts?
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Dogs rescued from dog meat market
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Complete stranger donates house
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Deputy's K9 found dead
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Couple's car doors stolen overnight
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Fat squirrel steals snacks from family
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NOPD officer designs expansive mural at NOPD Training Academy
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Driverless buses tested in winter weather
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Military dad surprises daughter at school
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Salvation Army needs more bell ringers
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NBA Star Chris Bosh's home raided by cops
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Child waits 8 yrs for multi-organ transplant
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Celebrity becomes weatherman for a day
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81-year-old woman knits for those in need
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10yo upset after 'Grinch' steals decorations
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