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Official: Washington fire likely human-caused

Investigators have "ruled out any natural cause" for the fire that has destroyed at least 29 homes in central Washington state, a sheriff's official told reporters Wednesday.

"There was no lightning that could have caused the fire. So more than likel...

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20 ways to make your Chrome browser better

The Web can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. If you're a Google Chrome user, there are thousands of browser plug-ins called "extensions" that can make it easier to stay on top everything you do online.

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Williamsburg County Fire Department

FBI: Lightning may have caused SC church fire

Federal investigators suspect lightning may have caused the fire at Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville, South Carolina, senior officials in the FBI said Wednesday morning.

The FBI has been working with the National Weather S...

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Apple iPhone 6S photos have been leaked

The iPhone is undergoing a makeover. Even if you can't see it yet.

Leaked images of the new iPhone don't look too different from the current iPhone 6 at first glance, according to photos obtained by 9to5Mac.

President, first lady host Girls Scouts at White House campout

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Girl Scouts evacuated from White House lawn

It started as a dream night for fifty Girl Scouts, who got to be the first scouts in history to camp out on the South Lawn of the White House

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White House lifts photo ban

If you are lucky enough to find yourself on a tour of the White House, you can now take a selfie inside of the President's home, following the White House announcement Wednesday that it was ending its 40-year ban on photos and cameras.

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

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Sanders readies for first financial test

Just as Bernie Sanders' presidential bid picks up momentum, his David-versus-Goliath mission against Hillary Clinton is facing up to its first major hurdle as both campaigns tout their first fundraising hauls of the 2016 contest.

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Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations

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The United States and Cuba are officially restoring diplomatic relations and opening embassies in each other's countries. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.

On this day: July 1

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The Battle of Gettysburg begins, America's first zoo opens, the first Tour de France starts, the Sony Walkman hits the market, the PG-13 movie rating is introduced, and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill breaks an unfortunate record, all on this day.

On this day: June 30

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Abraham Lincoln sets aside Yosemite Valley as public land, "Gone with the Wind" is published, the first Chevy Corvette rolls off the assembly line, and Tonya Harding is stripped of her national championship, all on this day.

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