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    SAN DIEGO (AP) — As thousands of migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on the doorstep of the United States, what they won’t find are armed American soldiers standing guard.

  • NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

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  • Loyola celebrates inauguration of first female, lay leader

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Loyola University New Orleans celebrated the inauguration on Friday of the first woman and first layperson to be appointed president of the more than century-old Jesuit institution.

  • William Goldman, Oscar winner for ‘Butch Cassidy,’ has died

    NEW YORK (AP) — William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” and “All the President’s Men” and summed up the mystery of making a box office hit by declaring “Nobody knows anything,” has died. He was 87.

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  • Remembering the sweet life of a town wiped out by wildfire

    PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — There’s a sweet legend about this town: On a blazing summer day in the 1850s, a lumber mill crew with wagon and ox took a break under a grove of tall evergreens. The air was cool, the pine needles fragrant.

  • The Latest: At least 55,000 ballots in Senate hand recount

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida’s election recount (all times local):

  • Northern California fire death toll at 56; 130 missing

    MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) — At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing after the nation’s deadliest wildfire in a century.

  • The Latest: New wildfire burning in Southern California

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