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Sunday, October 22, 2017

10 Things to Know for Monday

All the headlines from around the state and nation for Monday, October 23.

CDC Reports Rising Rates of Drug Overdose Deaths in Rural Areas

Death was more likely to occur when the overdose happened at home, too.

This week in odd news: Bathtub gator; Too fat for prison?

The oddest stories from the week all compiled in one make them all seem...more odd.

Countries with the highest pollution deaths, mortality rates

Where on the list do you think the United States falls?

California wildfire victims search burned homes for memories

A reminder of how blessed we are as so many suffer immensely 8,400 homes and businesses have been destroyed as they continue to assess the devastating damage to homes and businesses that burned in and around California’s famed wine country north of San Francisco.

Elderly couples in wildfires’ path died in each other’s arms

A 95-year-old man and his 75-year-old wife spent their final moments huddled in the wine cellar of their home where they had lived for 45 years.

‘Murder insurance’ or protection in self-defense cases?

The National Rifle Association is offering insurance for people who shoot someone, stirring criticism from gun-control advocates who say it could foster more violence and give gun owners a false sense of security to shoot first and ask questions later.

Judge orders government to allow abortion for immigrant teen

A federal judge ordered the government to allow a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant, who was detained after entering the country illegally, to undergo an abortion.

For ornery shelter cats, 2nd chance is a job chasing mice

Unwanted cats become a "green" form of pest control.

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