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Los Angeles County Issues Guidance Discouraging Trick Or Treating This Halloween

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| As fall approaches and the pandemic continues, health officials in California's most populous county are prohibiting many of the usual Halloween gatherings and recommending against trick or treating.

New York City To Resume Indoor Dining, With Restrictions, Later This Month

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After being delayed in July, reopening is set for Sept. 30, with capacity of only 25%. Patrons must wear masks except while seated and provide information for contact tracing.

7 Dead In 'Major' Pot Operation In California With Markings Of Organized Crime

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Deputies responded to a call of shots fired Monday morning in the remote mountain area of Aguanga. They found multiple bodies with gunshot wounds and more than 1,000 pounds of processed marijuana.

Wild Boars Are Causing Havoc In Germany, But Humans Are Making It Worse

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They're stealing laptops and causing mayhem at children's birthday parties. Authorities warn if the boars rely on people for food, it could have dangerous consequences for both animals and humans.

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Autistic 13-Year-Old Boy Shot By Salt Lake City Police

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The boy's mother says she called 911 to get help for her son, who was experiencing a mental health crisis. She says she told officers her son was unarmed. No weapon was found.

3 Firefighters Hospitalized With Injuries From Battling Wildfire In California

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The U.S. Forest Service said 14 firefighters, overrun by the blaze in Los Padres National Forest, used portable fire shelters. Three were airlifted to a hospital, where one is in critical condition.

Congress Launches Investigation Into Fort Hood Deaths

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The probe will focus on whether the recent tragedies "may be symptomatic of underlying leadership, discipline, and morale deficiencies throughout the chain-of-command."

Peru Locked Down Early. Now It Battles One Of The Worst Coronavirus Outbreaks

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Peru's per capita COVID-19 mortality rate is higher than any nation except for tiny San Marino. The government's awareness campaign slogan is "COVID does not kill by itself. Let's not be accomplices."

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Fast-Moving Wildfire Destroys 80% Of Small Town In Eastern Washington State

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The town of Malden lost its fire station, post office, city hall, library and most of its homes, according to the Whitman County Sheriff's Office. Police went door-to-door telling residents to flee.