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Impending failure of California dam spillway prompts evacuations
OROVILLE, Calif. -- Damage to a spillway on California's Oroville Dam -- which prompted an urgent call for residents downstream to evacuate to higher ground -- may not be as bad as previously thought, the Butte County sheriff said Sunday. Still, the evacuation orders for cities and counties near Lake Oroville remain in effect.