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19 firefighters killed battling wildfire

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Paula Deen's ex-husband: Former employee motivated by greed

Jimmy Deen, of Albany, tells The Albany Herald the national media has begun to hound him and his family.

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Paula Deen denies she is a racist

Albany native and celebrity chef Paula Deen is dropped by Walmart after controversy surrounding a past racial slur.

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Fallout continues for Paula Deen

Smithfield Foods has dropped its association with the Albany native.

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Food Network calls it quits with Deen after racial slur admission

Amidst a racial slur controversy, The Food Network will not renew Paula Deen’s contract when it expires this month.

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House rejects farm bill

Georgia's delegation splits across partisan lines as well on the agricultural legislation.

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Actor James Gandolfini, star of ‘The Sopranos,’ dies in Italy

James Gandolfini, the burly actor best known for his Emmy-winning portrayal of a conflicted New Jersey mob boss in the acclaimed HBO cable television series “The Sopranos,” died on Wednesday while vacationing in Rome, the network said.

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Major Natural Gas Pipeline Explodes In Louisiana

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Firefighters make headway against deadly Colorado blaze

A deadly wildfire that has ravaged more than 400 homes, ranking as Colorado’s most destructive ever, roared for a fourth day through drought-parched timber on Friday near Colorado Springs, though authorities reported making some headway against the blaze.