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PHOTOS: Winter Has Arrived

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Today in History: Nov. 20

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Today in History: November 19

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Animals rescued during California wildfires

As wildfires raged in different parts of California, residents were forced to evacuate — some without getting the chance to go home and grab their four-legged friends. Searchers combing through the charred areas have rescued hundreds of animals including dogs, cats, horses, donkeys, ducks, etc.  (Pictured) A search and rescue worker, looking for Camp Fire victims, carries Susie Q. to safety after the cadaver dog fell through rubble at the Holly Hills Mobile Estates on Nov. 14 in Paradise.

Week in Pictures: Best photos from around the world

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Here’s everyone charged in Mueller’s Russia probe so far

President Donald Trump announced November 9 that Jeff Sessions was out as attorney general, and former attorney Matthew Whitaker would assume authority over the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Whitaker has publicly railed against Mueller’s probe, expressed that he doesn’t plan to recuse himself from the investigation, and that he would reject Mueller’s request to subpoena the president. In his role, Whitaker would also decide if the probe’s report would be public. Democratic lawmakers voiced their concerns about Whitakers’ legitimacy in overseeing the investigation, with incoming House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff warning of sharp scrutiny over whether Whitaker was looking to serve Trump’s interests by potentially hin...

In photos: Wildfires rage in California

Fires are raging across California, fueled by very dry conditions and strong Santa Ana winds. The blazes have forced evacuations and killed dozens of people.  (Pictured) Flames burn inside a van as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Nov. 8, 2018. 

In photos: Autumn California wildfires

Fires across California fueled by very dry conditions and warm strong Santa Ana winds have forced the evacuation of an entire town, destroyed hundreds of structures and caused fatalities. (Pictured) Flames burn inside a van as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Nov. 8, 2018. 

Grim reality of WW1 is brought to life in colorized images

A British soldier helps a wounded German prisoner walk along a railway track at some point in 1916. The poignant photograph shows both the horrors and humanity of war. The number of soldiers imprisoned reached a little over 7,000,000, of whom around 2,400,000 were held by German forces

Rare photographs of World War I

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Veterans Day over the years: In pics

Every year on Nov. 11, the U.S. celebrates Veterans Day – a tribute to the men and women of its armed forces who fight to protect the country. We look back at a selection of images from memorial events of years past. (Pictured) Marine Corps veteran Robert Flick looks out from behind a flag during a Veterans Day ceremony at the Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, U.S. in 2011.