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Southern California Wildfire/AP NewsMinute
LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — Populated areas about 50 miles north of downtown Los Angeles remain in danger from a 35-square-mile wildfire that keeps growing. More than 2,800 people and 700 homes are under evacuation orders that are expected to last until late today or tomorrow. Officials say the …
First Funeral Today In Moore/AP NewsMinute
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — The first of the funerals is scheduled today following the deadly tornado in Moore, Okla. It will be for 9-year-old Antonia Candelaria, one of seven children who died at a destroyed elementary school. Moore Mayor Glenn Lewis says he’ll propose an ordinance to requir…
Waiting To See Who Won Powerball/AP NewsMinute
ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) — The Florida town of Zephyrhills (ZEH’-fur-hills), population 13,000 about 30 miles northeast of Tampa, is buzzing with curiosity over who bought the single winning ticket in the $590.5 million Powerball lottery in their town. No one has come forward yet and lot…
Senate Panel To Investigate IRS Targeting/AP NewsMinute
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Max Baucus says the Senate Finance Committee will investigate the IRS targeting of conservative political groups, joining a growing list of congressional panels looking into the matter. The Finance Committee would be the first in the Democratic-controlled Senate to anno…