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  • For sale: 'The Hunger Games' District 12 town

    For sale: 'The Hunger Games' District 12 town
    If you have a spare $1.4 million -- are you listening Mega-Millions winners? -- you can buy the abandoned North Carolina village that portrayed Katniss Everdeen's hometown in "The Hunger Games" movie. Henry River Mill Village was built in the early 1900s as a planned community around a yarn factory, and after the mill closed, the 72-acre tract and its remaining buildings were bought by Wade Shepherd, according to an Associated Press story. He says fans have been swarming around the property to get a taste of District 12, and he's ready to sell.
  • Six ballot measures qualify to go before voters in November

    California voters will get to weigh in on six ballot measures this November, including a proposal to reform criminal sentencing and a Gov. Jerry Brown-backed plan for a rainy-day fund. Thursday was the cutoff for measures to qualify for the ballot. That...

    Death toll in Washington mudslide rises to 14; scores missing

    Death toll in Washington mudslide rises to 14; scores missing
    Six more bodies were found on Monday, pushing the death toll from a devastating weekend mudslide in Washington state to 14, while the number reported missing continued to swell two days after the tragedy, authorities said. As many as 176 people were...

    Death toll could hit at least 24 in Washington state landslide

    Death toll could hit at least 24 in Washington state landslide
    The likely death toll from a weekend landslide in Washington state rose to 24 on Tuesday after rescue workers recovered two bodies and believed they had located eight more, the local fire chief said. As many as 176 people remained listed as missing...

    Broward to be repaved east of U.S. 1 later this year

    Q: Are they ever going to re-pave Broward Boulevard east of U.S. 1 in Fort Lauderdale? It is full of potholes and getting worse. It's one of the main routes to get to Las Olas Boulevard from U.S. 1. Linda Harrell, Dania Beach A: Yes. Broward County,...