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Friday, August 01, 2014, 11:39 p.m.

California firefighters progress as winds die down

SAN DIEGO — Calmer winds helped firefighters gain ground Saturday against fires that have destroyed homes and raced through nearly 20,000 acres of northern and eastern San Diego County brush land, while authorities have charged a man for add- ing fuel to one of the nearly dozen blazes.

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  • Headline: California firefighters progress as winds die down
  • Publication: Information for this article was contributed by Haven Daley and Raquel Maria Dillon of The Asso- ciated Press.
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