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Searchers go door to door to make sure no one is trapped in debris; severe weather rakes several Eastern states
Authorities say lightning hit 13 people at LA's Venice Beach, killing 1; man also struck on Catalina Island
Second such incident in 2 years has police union calling airport's security system a failure
Father walking along shore dies and his daughter is seriously injured when plane crashes onto Venice beach
NYPD accused a man dressed as Spider-Man of punching a cop; superheroes, Elmo and others have gotten in a bit of trouble recently
City may appeal reversal of ban on carrying handguns outside home; strict registration, safety regulations still in place
The "Sand Fire" has destroyed 10 homes and scorched around 4,000 acres, forcing hundreds of evacuations; crews also battling blaze near Yosemite National Park
Texas doctor and North Carolina aid worker test positive for deadly and incurable disease; situation getting "more and more scary," official says
80-year-old Long Beach, Calif., resident says he shot woman as she tried to flee; male suspect and now his mother are in custody
One expert says the state's drought is driving the poisonous reptiles closer to human houses