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Suspicious Fire Rips Through Edinburg Mansion

Flames tore through the Edinburg mansion once owned by the late singer-songwriter Joan (ho-AHN) Sebastian overnight, and investigators say it appears someone set the fire. Firefighters were called a little after midnight and found the house on Brandi Lane engulfed in flames. Fire crews fought for more than an hour to put out the blaze. […]

NATIONAL

California Lawmakers Vote To Allow HIV-Infected Organ Transplant

(AP) – California Gov. Jerry Brown plans to sign emergency legislation that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband’s liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks. The state Legislature rushed to approve the measure Friday. Brown spokeswoman Deborah Hoffman said the governor will sign the bill […]

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UPDATE: HRW: 165,000 Syrians Trapped At Turkish Border

(AP) – Human Rights Watch says around 165,000 civilians are trapped near the Turkish border as a result of the latest fighting in northern Syria.  Islamic State militants launched an offensive in Aleppo province, capturing a string of villages from rebels, bringing them to within 3 kilometers (two miles) from the rebel-held town of Azaz. […]