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Simi Valley vegetation fire erupts amid extreme red flag conditions: WATCH LIVE – KABC-TV

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (KABC) — A fast-moving vegetation fire erupted on the hillsides above Simi Valley on Wednesday morning amid extreme red flag conditions, prompting evacuation orders and school closures as it spread to 200 acres. The so-called Easy Fire began shortly after 6 a.m. near the 200 block of West Los Angeles Avenue. Homes […]

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Michelle Obama on white flight in Chicago: ‘Y’all were running from us’ – Washington Post

Former first lady Michelle Obama shared painful memories of growing up in Chicago’s South Side and gave a reminder to white people in attendance at the Obama Foundation Summit on Tuesday: “Y’all were running from us, and you’re still running,” she said. Obama was talking about the white flight she experienced growing up in a […]

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Better luck next time, Samsung – The Verge

Now that Samsung has re-released the Galaxy Fold with hardware changes to make it more durable, is it any good? Dieter Bohn reviews it again, and looks back at the original review to see if the important things have changed. Read more: http://bit.ly/2Jx01Jk Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGsLike The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGcFollow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61Follow on Instagram: […]

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Michigan brothers ages 9 and 11, killed in house fire before school – NBC News

Two brothers, ages 9 and 11, got trapped in a fire at their Michigan home Monday morning and died despite desperate rescue efforts by their mother and neighbors. Officials told NBC affiliate WDIV that the boys ran upstairs in their Grosse Pointe home to escape the flames and smoke after they saw the blaze. But […]

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‘The Mandalorian’ Trailer Proves That Disney Is Already Ahead in the Streaming Wars – The Ringer

This week in television was supposed to be about the launch of Apple TV+, the first of two new streaming services debuting in November, preceding the undeniably more heralded launch of Disney+ in a couple of weeks’ time. But the early reviews for Apple’s first slate of shows—The Morning Show, See, Dickinson, and For All […]

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US consumer confidence dips in October, misses expectations – CNBC

A woman shops at a Walmart Supercenter store in Rosemead, California. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images U.S. consumer confidence dipped slightly in October as worries over business conditions and employment prospects ticked up, according to data from The Conference Board released Tuesday. The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index slipped to 125.9 this […]