Arizona wildfire grows but weather conditions improve

CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — A wildfire in forest in north-central Arizona has grown to 17.8 square miles (46 square kilometers) but improved weather conditions could help firefighters.

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  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

US mainland politicians wooing Puerto Ricans who fled storm

MIAMI (AP) — A small street festival outside Miami features booths adorned with Puerto Rican flags. A band plays salsa music as vendors offer specialties from the Caribbean island such as rice with pork and chickpeas. There's also a woman working her way through the crowd with a clipboard, her white T-shirt emblazoned with the words "Your vote, your voice, your future."

  • Written by By GISELA SALOMON and CLAUDIA TORRENS , Associated Press