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Hurricane Harvey evacuee Lakeithia Bankhead, accompanied by son Russell McCoy, tosses items into the back of a vehicle as she leaves a mass shelter in Houston bound for home on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Bankhead said her home was badly flooded and she is worried about potential health problems, but she didn't get cleaning supplies or the know-how to deal with possible threats. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
September 02, 2017 - 7:15 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Bound for their Harvey-soaked home east of Houston, Lakeithia Bankhead and her four children left the mass shelter at the city's convention center Friday after five nights sleeping on cots among thousands of other evacuees. They filled a relative's sport utility vehicle with trash...
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A helicopter makes a water drop amid black smoke rising from a wildfire burning in the Tujunga area of Los Angeles, seen from nearby Burbank, Calif., Friday afternoon, Sept. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
September 02, 2017 - 6:25 am
The smoke from massive wildfires hangs like fog over large parts of the U.S. West, an irritating haze causing health concerns, forcing sports teams to change schedules and disrupting life from Seattle to tiny Seeley Lake, Montana. Air quality has been rated unhealthy across the region because of...
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A helicopter makes a water drop amid black smoke rising from a wildfire burning in the Tujunga area of Los Angeles, seen from nearby Burbank, Calif., Friday afternoon, Sept. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
September 02, 2017 - 6:25 am
The smoke from massive wildfires hangs like fog over large parts of the U.S. West, an irritating haze causing health concerns, forcing sports teams to change schedules and disrupting life from Seattle to tiny Seeley Lake, Montana. Air quality has been rated unhealthy across the region because of...
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Hurricane Harvey evacuee Lakeithia Bankhead, accompanied by son Russell McCoy, tosses items into the back of a vehicle as she leaves a mass shelter in Houston bound for home on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Bankhead said her home was badly flooded and she is worried about potential health problems, but she didn't get cleaning supplies or the know-how to deal with possible threats. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
September 02, 2017 - 2:50 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The danger isn't over yet for Harvey evacuees who are returning to flood-ravaged homes where they face the threat of mold, spoiled food, gas leaks and downed power lines. While some residents of the still-flooded western part of Houston may not be able to return home for days, others...
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Hurricane Harvey evacuee Lakeithia Bankhead, accompanied by son Russell McCoy, tosses items into the back of a vehicle as she leaves a mass shelter in Houston bound for home on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Bankhead said her home was badly flooded and she is worried about potential health problems, but she didn't get cleaning supplies or the know-how to deal with possible threats. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
September 02, 2017 - 2:50 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The danger isn't over yet for Harvey evacuees who are returning to flood-ravaged homes where they face the threat of mold, spoiled food, gas leaks and downed power lines. While some residents of the still-flooded western part of Houston may not be able to return home for days, others...
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September 02, 2017 - 12:00 am
Danger not over yet: Harvey evacuees face mold, gas leaks Headaches and raspy voices as wildfire smoke chokes US West Utah officer who arrested nurse over blood test put on leave Flu outbreak kills 7 residents in Australian aged care home Groups seek ban on high-dose opioids citing overdose danger...
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September 02, 2017 - 12:00 am
Danger not over yet: Harvey evacuees face mold, gas leaks Headaches and raspy voices as wildfire smoke chokes US West Utah officer who arrested nurse over blood test put on leave Flu outbreak kills 7 residents in Australian aged care home Groups seek ban on high-dose opioids citing overdose danger...
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September 02, 2017 - 12:00 am
AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded in Houston area Danger not over: Gas leaks, mold loom for Harvey evacuees Headaches and raspy voices as wildfire smoke chokes US West Utah officer who arrested nurse over blood test put on leave Flu outbreak kills 7 residents in Australian aged care home...
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September 02, 2017 - 12:00 am
AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded in Houston area Danger not over: Gas leaks, mold loom for Harvey evacuees Headaches and raspy voices as wildfire smoke chokes US West Utah officer who arrested nurse over blood test put on leave Flu outbreak kills 7 residents in Australian aged care home...
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A helicopter makes a water drop amid black smoke rising from a wildfire burning in the Tujunga area of Los Angeles, seen from nearby Burbank, Calif., Friday afternoon, Sept. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
September 01, 2017 - 10:36 pm
The smoke from massive wildfires hangs like fog over large parts of the U.S. West, an irritating haze causing health concerns, forcing sports teams to change schedules and disrupting life from Seattle to tiny Seeley Lake, Montana. Air quality has been rated unhealthy across the region because of...
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