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West Virginia's worst flooding in a century kills 24
(Reuters) - West Virginia's three most devastated counties and possibly others will receive federal assistance after the state's worst flooding in more than a century killed at least 24 people, officials said on Saturday.

Deadly California wildfire has destroyed 150 homes, more threatened
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of central California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the advancing flames.

Two dead in shooting at Texas dance studio: police
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two people were killed on Saturday in a shooting at a dance studio in Fort Worth, Texas, and several others were taken to local hospitals with injuries, police said.

New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham dies at 87
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill Cunningham, the New York Times fashion photographer known for his shots of emerging trends on the streets of New York City, died on Saturday at age of 87 after being hospitalized for a stroke, the newspaper said.

Maine's first lady takes summertime waitress job to pick up cash
(Reuters) - The wife of Maine's governor has taken a summertime job as a waitress at a dockside restaurant catering to tourists to supplement the couple's income.

Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger's possessions fetch $100,000 at auction
(Reuters) - Former mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger's personal possessions - including a pen holder designed to look like a rat and a three-carat, heart-shaped diamond ring - fetched more than $100,000 at an auction in Boston on Saturday.