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California firefighters struggle to contain deadly, rapidly growing wildfire

@YosemiteNPS/Twitter(MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif.) — Firefighters are struggling to contain a deadly wildfire that more than doubled in size on Monday, charring nearly 9,300 acres of land near Yosemite National Park in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.The so-called Ferguson Fire, burning in Mariposa County about 70 miles northwest of Fresno, increased to 9,266 acres by Monday evening,…read more »

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock “Young Forever” hitmaker Eric Paslay announced in a social media post Monday that he and his wife Natalie are expecting their first child. Country parody king Cledus T. Judd is back with a new single. This time, he takes on Morgan Wallen’s recent #1 with Florida Georgia Line, “Up Down.” In Judd’s hands, the tune becomes “(Weight’s Goin) Up Down, Up Down.” Chris…read more »

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