Pets displaced by California fires find a ‘little bit of home’ at strip mall

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Shasta Gateway mall outside Redding, California, is hosting about 463 animals including puppies, cats, birds and rabbits and an army of 400 volunteers At first glance, the Shasta Gateway mall outside Redding, California looks like any other American strip mall: a cracked, sun-beaten parking lot; a pizza place; a cell phone store. Except every time […]

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Hillary Clinton asks for landslide victory to rebuke Trump’s ‘bigotry and bullying’

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As Trump went on the attack, a confident Clinton fostered her backers to double down on their efforts during the final weeks of the 2016 campaign Hillary Clinton hinted at a possible landslide in the 8 November election, exhorting several thousand supporters at a San Francisco fundraiser on Thursday to help her have the kind […]

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‘Every crisis has a silver lining’: why Big Sur’s isolation is inducing people fitter

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Winter blizzards battered this stretching of coastal California, blocking the sole road but residents forced to leave their autoes at home have been feeling the benefit A community on the stretching of coastal California known as Big Sur has been largely cut off from the outside world since winter stormscollapsed a bridge to the north […]

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Here’s What It’s Like To Live Next To California’s Gas Blowout Catastrophe

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LOS ANGELES — Matt Pakucko was coughing. “This gas, it’s an invisible tsunami, ” he told, struggling to clear his throat. He is a resident of the affluent Porter Ranch neighborhood’s Highlands community, closest to where an enormous volume of natural gas is spewing from a violated well at the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage […]

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