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'Everything's Gone': Rural Washington Struggles After 'Blowtorch' Of A Wildfire

The 2020 wildfire season is a grim reminder that disasters unfairly hit the poor and the elderly. Thousands of people on the West Coast still lack even temporary housing.

Most of the buildings and homes in Malden, Wash., were destroyed in the Labor Day wildfire. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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'Everything's Gone': Rural Washington Struggles After 'Blowtorch' Of A Wildfire

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Protesters holding signs about the 2020 census gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in 2019. Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To End Census Counting On Oct. 15

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NASA's New Horizons spacecraft captured this high-resolution enhanced color view of Pluto on July 14, 2015. NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute hide caption

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Pluto Has White-Capped Mountains, But Not Because There's Snow

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Julie Bishop raises the Katahdin breed of sheep, which have hair rather than wool. Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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How To Have Your Solar Farm And Keep Your Regular Farm, Too

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