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July 30, 2018

California firefighters make progress in battling deadly wildfire

ABC News(REDDING, Calif.) -- Firefighters made progress in battling a deadly wildfire in Northern California on Sunday that has leveled hundreds of homes and forced thousands of residents to flee the area. The Carr Fire was about 17 percent contained by Sunday evening, up from about 5 percent earlie..
July 30, 2018

Pittsburgh dad works 3 jobs to gift daughter her dream dress

ABCNews.com(PITTSBURGH) -- A Pittsburgh dad working three jobs knew he had to make his daughter’s dream come true for her eighth-grade dance, surprising her in a now viral video seen by tens of thousands. Nevaeha Smith, 14, a recent graduate of Ringgold Middle School in Monongahela, Pennsylvania, kn..
July 29, 2018

Rev. Al Sharpton to join family in demanding justice for Florida man killed in ‘stand your ground’ shooting

iStock/Thinkstock(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- Loved ones of an African-American man shot dead in a Florida parking dispute by a white man invoking the state's controversial "stand your ground" self-defense law are about to get a boost in their calls for justice from a national civil rights leader. The..
July 29, 2018

Two children, great-grandmother killed in Northern California wildfire

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(SHASTA COUNTY, Calif.) -- A 70-year-old woman and her two great-grandchildren were killed when a rapidly-spreading wildfire swept into a Northern California town of 92,000 people, trapping them inside their home as one of the young victims, a 5-year-old boy, desperately ..