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Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

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San Francisco, Jun 9 (AP) - A dozen wildfires that burned thousands of homes in California's wine country and killed at least 15 people last October were started by Pacific Gas & Electric power lines and utility poles, state fire officials said.
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection released its investigation Friday for some of the wind-driven fires that ravaged Mendocino, Humboldt, Butte, Sonoma, Lake and Napa counties.
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Trump barrels into G-7 summit, ready to fight US allies

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La Malbaie, Jun 9 (AP) - Bruising for a fight, President Donald Trump barreled into the Group of Seven summit Friday, confronting longtime U.S. allies over a burgeoning trade dispute and insisting Russia should be brought back into the fold.
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1 US soldier killed, 4 wounded in attack in Somalia

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Washington, Jun 9 (AP) - One U.S. special operations soldier was killed and four U.S. service members wounded in an "enemy attack" Friday in Somalia, the U.S. military said - casualties that are likely to put re-newed scrutiny on America's counterterror operations in Africa.
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Worried, hopeful and wary Neighbors await Kim-Trump summit

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Tokyo, Jun 9 (AP) - North Korea's East Asia neighbors - Japan, China and South Korea - have a shared goal of denuclearizing the peninsula, but what may come out of Tuesday's summit in Singapore between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un has different and possibly conflicting...
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New Mars discoveries advance case for possible life

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Cape Canaveral, June 09 (AP) - New Mars discoveries are advancing the case for possible life on the red plan-et, past or even present.
Scientists reported Thursday that NASA's Curiosity rover has found potential building blocks of life in an an-cient Martian lakebed. Hints have been found before...
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