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Graham Fraser, right, from Oceanside, Calif., walks with his wife Ann Fraser as they leave the Tenaya Lodge after retrieving their belongings as a wildfire continues to burn Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, near Yosemite National Park in Fish Camp, Calif. The wildfire is among a series of wildfires burning across the U.S. West. (Eric Paul Zamora/The Fresno Bee via AP)
August 31, 2017 - 10:11 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the western United States (all times local): 7 p.m. California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency for a wildfire in rural Northern California that has forced the evacuation of 2,500 homes. Brown's declaration for the fire in...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 29, 2017 - 7:14 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Authorities say an 83-year-old woman has died after her vehicle was caught in floodwaters caused by Tropical Storm Harvey in Walker County, north of Houston. Officials with the Texas Department of Public safety say a...
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FILE - In this Saturday Aug. 27, 2016, file photo, Anita Vranckx, of Belgium, hangs from the E of an Earth sculpture at Burning Man on a dusty morning on the playa in the Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nev. Tens of thousands have braved massive traffic jams to get to the remote stretch of Nevada desert for the 2017 Burning Man festival that runs until Sept. 4, 2017. (Andy Barron/The Reno Gazette-Journal via AP, File)
August 28, 2017 - 7:57 am
BLACK ROCK CITY, Nev. (AP) — Tens of thousands have braved massive traffic jams to get to a remote stretch of Nevada desert for the annual Burning Man festival. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports festival goers spent between two and five hours over the weekend to make the 4.5 mile trek from Black...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 10:59 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 10 p.m. Tropical Storm Harvey continues to head back toward the Gulf of Mexico at a slow pace. In its 10 p.m. CDT advisory, the National Hurricane Center reports the storm still has sustained winds of up to 40 mph (...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 8:14 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said that as of 5 p.m. on Sunday, Houston police and fire departments had received nearly 6,000 calls for rescues and had rescued more than 1,000 people. Many of these...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 7:18 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to begin releasing water into Buffalo Bayou from two flood-control dams on the western outskirts of the city. Col. Lars Zetterstrom is commander of the Galveston...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 4:57 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Nearly a quarter of Texas' population lives in areas covered by a federal disaster declaration as a result of Tropical Storm Harvey. Gov. Greg Abbott says 18 counties are now covered by the disaster...
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A passing motorist stops to look at a flipped truck in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, north of Victoria, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 27, 2017 - 5:19 am
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Harvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into vulnerable homes and businesses along the coastline in a blow that killed at least two people and injured up to 14. Throughout the region...
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A passing motorist stops to look at a flipped truck in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, north of Victoria, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 27, 2017 - 12:46 am
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Harvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into vulnerable homes and businesses along the coastline in a blow that killed at least two people and injured up to 14. Throughout the region...
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An overturned trailer sits in a park in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Aransas Pass, Texas. Harvey rolled over the Texas Gulf Coast on Saturday, smashing homes and businesses and lashing the shore with wind and rain so intense that drivers were forced off the road because they could not see in front of them. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
August 27, 2017 - 12:43 am
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Harvey (all times local): 11:40 p.m. One person has died in flooding in Houston as Tropical Storm Harvey dumps rain on Southeast Texas. Gary Norman, a spokesman for the Houston emergency operations center, said late Saturday that the person was a...
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