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California wildfires leave 17 dead and thousands of homes burned, and the godfather of America beer

Published Wed, Oct 11, 2017, 8:00 AM
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'Portal' Just Turned 10 Years Old, And I'm An Adult Now
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On October 9th, 2007, Valve released an incredible trio of games in a single day: "Portal," "Half-Life 2: Episode 2" and "Team Fortress 2." For years, I hoped they would blow my mind like that again. Now, I've accepted that they won't.
PABLO SANCHEZ, MVP FOR LIFE
How 'Backyard Baseball' Became A Cult Classic
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On the beloved computer game's 20th anniversary, its creators detail crafting a cast of fictional children, Pablo Sanchez's rise to fame, and the nostalgia still fueling the title's fan base.
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THE HITS KEEP COMING
Email Prankster Strikes Again, Fooling Harvey Weinstein's Legal Team
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​Email prankster @SINON_REBORN is on a hot streak like no other, having fooled Breitbart editors, Jared Kushner's lawyer and others in recent weeks. Now he's snookered Lisa Bloom and Lanny Davis, formerly of Harvey Weinstein's legal team.
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FIRES STILL NOT CONTAINED
Northern California Wildfires Kill At Least 17, Destroy Over 3,000 Homes
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Thousands of firefighters fought the aggressive march of wind-whipped wildfires that raged out of control Tuesday in Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino and Yuba counties — and the death toll rose to 17 as authorities began the grim task of excavating for bodies amid up to 3,000 ruined homes and businesses.
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