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1 hr ago | KFVS12

Israeli leader recalls team from cease-fire talks

Authorities have sent evacuation orders to some 13,000 phone numbers as a wildfire bears down on a foothill community near Yosemite National Park in Central California.

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How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Lucrative Grand Canyon contract up for bid again

This Monday, Sept. 27, 2010, file photo, shows hikers on the South Kaibab Trail in Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz.

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Related Topix: Grand-Canyon, AZ, Grand Canyon National Park

Tue Aug 19, 2014

ABC News

Some Evacuees of Yosemite-Area Fire Can Go Home

Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, allowing some of the 1,000 people who fled the flames to return to their homes.

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Related Topix: Fire, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park, CA, US National Parks, Madera County, CA

WAVE-TV Louisville

US trying to verify video of American's killing

By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the... By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Iraq, World News, Middle East

CBS Local

6-Acre Sand and Soil Portrait Coming to National Mall

The Smithsonian says it has commissioned a work for the National Mall, a portrait made out of sand and soil that will stretch over six acres.

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Denver Post

James Rollins delivers in 'The 6th Extinction'

The Sigma Force discovers a threat that could destroy the human race in James Rollins' 10th book to feature his team of elite scientists and soldiers.

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The Modesto Bee

Veteran rock climber killed in fall in Yosemite

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat says Brad Parker's girlfriend, Jainee Dial, had accepted his marriage proposal after the pair completed a climb of Cathedral Peak Saturday.

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The Raw Story

Girl plunges 550 feet to her death at Yellowstone National Park

An 8-year-old girl plunged some 550 feet to her death at Yellowstone National Park on Sunday after stepping off a trail overlooking a 1,200-foot canyon and losing her footing, a park official said on Monday.

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WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Jeffords remembered for fierce independence

The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Arlen Specter, US Senate, Republican, Yosemite National Park, Lincoln Chafee, Olympia Snowe

Mon Aug 18, 2014

ABC 27

US Senate race draws focus in Alaska primary

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Yosemite National Park, Missouri, Education Etc.

680News

Central California brush fire forces more than 1,500 people to be evacuated from homes, hotels

One of several wildfires burning across California prompted widespread evacuations Monday in a central California foothill community near Yosemite National Park, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Fire, California, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park, CA

WECT-TV Wilmington

Body of missing CA's Marine's wife found in mineshaft

The Los Angeles Times reports that Christopher Lee was arrested on Sunday. Authorities believe he was having an affair with Erin Corwin.

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Related Topix: Joshua Tree National Park, US Military, US Marine Corps

The News Tribune

Port Angeles man treated for rabies after scratch from infected bat at Olympic NP

A 59-year-old man is undergoing rabies treatment after he was scratched by a bat last week at Olympic National Park, the park announced in a statement released Monday.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Olympic National Park, US National Parks

The Winnipeg Free Press

Construction work will result in Yellowstone Park road closures after Labor Day

Yellowstone National Park is giving visitors to the park this fall a heads up on some significant road construction work that will result in long detours.

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Windsor Beacon

Top reader photos: Gnarled tree, elk in moonlight, more

Today's Take 5 is here! Today's roundup of the best reader photos includes haunting night images, the thrill of the open road and a spectacular fireworks display in Seattle.

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Bellingham Herald

Overdue hikers weather storm at Mount Rainier National Park

A search for two overdue hikers last week at Mount Rainier National Park ended with them exiting the park on their own after weathering a storm, according to statement published Monday on the National Park Service website.

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Washington Times

Spraying planned to kill Saguaro Park buffelgrass

Saguaro National Park outside Tucson plans herbicide spraying this week on parts of the park where invasive buffelgrass has become established.

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NewsOK.com

Wind Cave offering free tours Aug. 25

Wind Cave National Park will be offering free tours Aug. 25 in honor of the 98th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

OregonLive.com

National Bison Range has room to roam, enjoy dust bath for Montana bison herd

Bison roaming relatively free are a rare site in America, after the plains animal was nearly exterminated in the 1870s by abusive slaughter.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Yellowstone National Park

MyFoxAtlanta

Death of suspected molester apparent suicide

Authorities in northeast Georgia say a man is facing criminal charges after his gun accidentally discharged and fatally wounded a Texas woman.

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Related Topix: Georgia, Yellowstone National Park, US National Parks, Cobb County, GA

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