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Just outside of Paradise, the charred remains of the Camp Fire stops just short of a home that survived the blaze. Adam Grossberg/KQED hide caption

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'Rethinking The Past' In The Aftermath Of California's Deadly Wildfires

Last month's deadly Camp Fire has become a turning point in the debate over how western forests should be managed.

'Rethinking The Past' In The Aftermath Of California's Deadly Wildfires

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The Association of Legal Aid Attorneys along with dozens of unions, immigrant rights organizations, and community groups held a rally on December 7, 2017 at Brooklyn Borough Hall to call on the Office of Court Administration and Chief Judge Janet DiFiore to prohibit Immigration & Customs Enforcement agents from entering state courthouses, and to end coordination with ICE. Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Judges Ask ICE to Make Courts Off Limits To Immigration Arrests

Courts should be added to the list of "sensitive locations" that ICE officials are to avoid, judges say, arguing the justice system depends on safe and equal access to the court system.

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As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In

"We'll never have any decent people run for office again," said one lifelong Bladen County resident. The district might have to rerun the primary and general elections for Congress.

As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks to a reporter as she and Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer walk back into the West Wing after speaking to members of the media outside of the White House in Washington, D.C., Tuesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Nancy Pelosi Cuts Deal With Democratic Rebels To Ensure Return To Speakership

Nancy Pelosi is poised to once again be speaker of the House, after cutting a deal with several House Democrats who had previously opposed her. Pelosi will serve a maximum of four years in the post.

A highly potent synthetic opioid, fentanyl is often mixed in to other drugs sold on the street, including pills, heroin and even cocaine. Towfiqu Photography/Getty Images hide caption

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Fentanyl Surpasses Heroin As Drug Most Often Involved In Deadly Overdoses

When fentanyl — a synthetic opioid 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine — infiltrated the drug supply in the U.S., it had an immediate, dramatic effect on the overdose rate.

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May faces a vote on her leadership Wednesday, as debate rages over how the U.K. should exit the European Union. She spoke about the vote to the media outside No. 10 Downing St. in London. Toby Melville/Reuters hide caption

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Theresa May Survives No-Confidence Vote Amid Battle Over Brexit

The U.K. prime minister beat back a mutiny within her own Conservative Party on Wednesday. Still, prospects remain cloudy for her draft agreement with the European Union.

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Tribune, Tronc And Beyond: A Slur, A Secret Payout And A Looming Sale

Tribune Publishing secretly started to pay more than $2.5 million to a fired news executive to settle a lawsuit. It sought to keep a slur by controlling owner Michael Ferro from becoming public.

The movie Roma revolves around Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), the live-in housekeeper and nanny for Señor Antonio (Fernando Grediaga) and Señora Sofia (Marina de Tavira) and their children (including Pepe, played by Marco Graf). Carlos Somonte/Netflix hide caption

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In 'Roma,' A Director Re-Creates The City — And The Caretaker — Of His Youth

Alfonso Cuarón, now an Oscar-winning filmmaker, has a new movie set in his childhood neighborhood in Mexico City. But it's really about the live-in nanny and housekeeper who helped raise him.

In 'Roma,' A Director Re-Creates The City — And The Caretaker — Of His Youth

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