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Title in four years this is npr news down power lines owned by utility giant pacific gas and electric are being blamed for a dozen northern california wildfires last fall npr's richard gonzales reports the report by the california department of forestry and fire protection links electric power and distribution lines with fires at killed fifteen people the trouble started when trees and branches came into contact with power lines and wind gusts of up to seventy miles an hour pushed wildfires faster than firefighters could respond state law says utility companies can be held liable for the costs of firefighting even when they haven't violated safety rules pga is facing more than fifty lawsuits filed by fire victims arguing that the utility is responsible for fires that scorched the wine country counties of napa and sonoma last year richard gonzales npr news san francisco military officials say us commando was killed in somalia friday four us service members were wounded u s africa command says they were patrolling with somali and kenyan forces as part of an operation against al shabaab militants when they came under mortar and small arms fire one local soldier was also wounded police in singapore friday detained at kim jong un look alike the man goes by the name of howard ex he's based in hong kong and impersonates the north korean leader he said police searched his bags and held him for two hours before letting him go warning him to stay away from the site of next week's summit between kim and president trump he says is in singapore for some stunts but doesn't play any protests i'm nora raum npr news in washington support for npr comes from npr.

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