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Structure fire at 3880 E. Lynwood

Shortly after 6 a.m. Sunday morning, Oct. 18, 2015, Beaumont Fire Rescue units responded to a structure fire at 3880 E. Lynwood near the intersection of Cleveland Street and Hayes Lane in Beaumont’s North End neighborhood. When firefighters arrived, they found the wood-frame home heavily involved by fire. Firefighters made a defensive attack due to the extent of the fire, and in more than 30 minutes it took to control the blaze, the home sustained extensive damage.

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A three-day-old southern white rhino calf goes horn-to-nub with her auntie.

A three-day-old female southern white rhino calf bravely went horn-to-nub with her “auntie,” an adult female rhino named Utamu (pronounced O-ta-moo), early on Oct. 16, 2015, at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

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There was a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 at Taylor's Bayou in Jefferson County at approximately 7 am Monday, Oct. 19, 2015.

According to Trooper Stephanie Davis, both a Dodge and a Freightliner were traveling eastbound on Interstate 10 at Taylor's Bayou. It is unclear as to which vehicle failed to drive in a single lane before the two collided. After impact, the Dodge caught fire.

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Earth rotates through an entire day as captured in this animation of 22 stills.

NASA launched a new website Monday, Oct. 19, so the world can see images of the full, sunlit side of the Earth every day. The images are taken by a NASA camera one million miles away on the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR), a partnership between NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the U.S. Air Force.

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