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Wildfire Prompts Evacuations in Southern CA Forest

The Associated Press

September 5, 2012

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that broke out in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday forced the evacuation of thousands of visitors and sent a huge cloud of smoke that could be seen from throughout the Los Angeles basin. The fire broke out near a campground around 2:30 p.m. and quickly grew to 3,600 acres, or about 5 ½ square miles. It forced the evacuation of campgrounds that typically attract up to ...

Smoke smell sends NYC-bound jet back to Boston

Liz De La Torre

January 2, 2010

From The Associated Press BOSTON – A New York-bound plane has returned safely to Boston's Logan International Airport after a pilot smelled smoke in the cockpit minutes after takeoff. Airport spokesman Matthew Brelis says Flight 1379 landed safely Saturday and returned to the gate under its ow...

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