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November 12, 2018
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
As death toll climbs from California fires, investigators face grim task of finding remains
November 12, 2018 - 7:08am
November 11, 2018
Fire leaps through the windows of a consumed home in Malibu, California, on Friday night as the Woolsey Fire raged. It had expanded to burn 35,000 acres within 24 hours. Photo by Kyle Grillot for The Washington Post
Death toll rises to 25, as 200,000 flee fires in California, the worst in state's history
November 11, 2018 - 8:55am
November 10, 2018
Smoke from the Woolsey Fire looms above Highway 101 in Thousand Oaks, Calif., on Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018. Firefighters in opposite ends of California fought back fast-moving blazes on Friday morning as wildfires raged out of control near major cities, forced tens of thousands of residents to flee their homes and damaged hundreds of buildings. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times)
Trump blames 'gross mismanagement' as wildfires leave trail of death, destruction in California
November 10, 2018 - 12:30pm
November 9, 2018
Mourners at a vigil on Thursday night, Nov. 8, 2018, for those killed in a shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif. At least 12 people were killed in the shooting late Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Once again, Nashville faces horrific mass shooting involving country music fans
November 9, 2018 - 2:25pm
Alfonso Gonzalez fixes an American flag setup at a makeshift memorial dedicated to the victims of a mass shooting at the nearby Borderline Bar & Grill, outside of City Hall in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Nov. 9, 2018. Authorities said a gunman named Ian Long, 28, killed 12 people, including a sheriff’s deputy, at the bar Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Thousand Oaks parents: 'I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts. I want gun control.'
November 9, 2018 - 11:59am
At least nine dead, Paradise 'pretty much destroyed' as wildfire rages in Northern California
November 9, 2018 - 7:07am
November 8, 2018
Sheriff's deputy close to retirement dies in Thousand Oaks shooting
November 8, 2018 - 10:30am
Emergency vehicles on Thursday morning, Nov. 8, 2018, outside the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., where a gunman killed at least 12 people late Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Another mass shooting in another public place claims 12 lives
November 8, 2018 - 6:50am
October 27, 2018
Horace Roberts was fully exonerated Monday after spending nearly 20 years in prison. (Courtesy of California Innocence Project)
An abandoned pickup, a wristwatch and an affair: The makings of a lover's 1998 wrongful conviction
October 27, 2018 - 7:30am
October 4, 2018
President Donald Trump walks from the Oval Office to speak about the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Oct. 1, 2018. The negotiations over the trade deal shocked Canadians, who now feel that the close relationship with their biggest trading partner is destroyed. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Federal judge, citing Trump racial bias, says administration can't strip legal status from 300,000 Haitians, Salvadorans and others - for now
October 4, 2018 - 8:16am
October 1, 2018
Ingris Moran, lead organizer for Tenants and Workers United, poses in front of a mural outside the advocacy group's office in Alexandria, Va. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Across the country, ICE faces heated backlash
October 1, 2018 - 9:07pm
September 17, 2018
Chad Price, left, and Brandon Weatherly extract honey and remove surplus boxes north of Medina, N.D., on Sept. 10, 2018. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Pollinating as important as honey for beekeeping income
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
September 10, 2018
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California couple's 'first kiss' was when she performed CPR on him. They've been in love ever since.
September 10, 2018 - 8:34pm
August 22, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
GOP House member, wife face charges
August 22, 2018 - 7:08am
August 21, 2018
Joseph James DeAngelo, the accused Golden State Killer, will be tried in Sacramento County on more than a dozen murders committed up and down California during the 1970s and 1980s. MUST CREDIT: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department
Alleged Golden State Killer to face trial in California for wave of attacks
August 21, 2018 - 6:12pm
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