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Dozens of horses die in stable fire near Chicago

An official stands with Tyson Bauman, left, one of the owners of Valley View Acres, and others, near the scene where more than 30 horses died in a stable fire in Crystal Lake, Ill.. Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. As firefighters arrived before midnight Saturday, the stable's owners were running around the complex looking for ways to lead horses to safety, Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Chief Paul Deraedt said in a phone interview. (AP Photo/Northwest Herald, Joe Shuman)

CHICAGO (AP) — More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said.

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Hunting with dogs under attack on Kisatchie

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Sportsmen Alliance is considering litigation against the U.S. Forest Service due to a decision to ban hunting with dogs in the Kisatchie National Forest this hunting season.

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