Rain helps nearly extinguish deadly California wildfire
CHICO, Calif. — Officials in California say rain has helped nearly extinguish the nation's deadliest wildfire in the past century. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Friday that the fire that's destroyed the town of Paradise is 95 percent contained. The agency says the massive blaze killed at least 84 people and destroyed nearly 19,000 buildings, most of them homes.
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