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Arrest in California Wildfire

Man booked on suspicion of setting five fires     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER and NOAH BERGER, Associated Press A man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of starting a fire that burned five homes and prompted evacuation orders for an entire ...

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President Pardons Ranchers in 2012 Refuge Occupation and Arson

Pair were convicted of intentionally setting fires on public lands     By JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pardoned two ranchers whose case sparked the armed occupation of a national wildlife ...

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Utah Man Charged with Starting Second Wildfire

Former state trooper and ex-fire chief indicted   SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former Utah state trooper and ex-fire chief already charged with starting one wildfire is now accused of starting another. A federal indictment filed Wednesday charges 37-year-old ...

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Juveniles Charged in Fatal Tennessee Wildfire

Wildfire killed 14 people and destroyed over 2,400 structures   JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 ...

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