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19 Firefighters: Tearful Vigil Sees 19 Balloons Released

After 19 firefighters were killed on Sunday while battling wildfires in Arizona, the country mourned not just the loss of lives, but the loss of 19 brave souls who did what most of us could never do. The wildfires have …

19 Firefighters Killed in Arizona
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Nineteen firefighters have been killed battling wildfires in central Arizona near the town of Yarnell. All 19 were part of an elite “hot shot” crew, a group of firefighters who hike miles into the wilderness to clear vegetation and dig …