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JUL 03, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Suit in deaths of 19 firefighters ends in little cash

PHOENIX (AP) — A dozen families who lost loved ones when 19 members of a Hotshot firefighting crew were overcome by a 2013 wildfire originally wanted $220 million from the state for their deaths, plus changes to how Arizona responds to fires and trains its crews. "The compensation piece calls for $50,000 per family, which compared to the enormity of ...

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JUN 30, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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LA station holds vigil for firefighters killed 2 years ago

(AP) — A Los Angeles fire station is hosting a 24-hour vigil to remember 19 firefighters killed in a wildfire in northern Arizona two years ago. Captain Tim Bauer remembers Woyjeck as "one of the finest" and says he followed in the footsteps of his father, who's a Los Angeles County fire captain.

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JUN 29, 2015 - Yahoo! News

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Arizona to pay firefighter families $670,000 over wildfire deaths

Arizona will pay a total of $670,000 to the families of the 19 elite firefighters killed in the country's deadliest wildfire in 80 years and has agreed to reform the way it fights wildfires, state officials said. Under two agreements, the state will pay $50,000 to each of a dozen families to settle their wrongful death lawsuit filed last year ...

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JUN 29, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Families, Arizona settle suit in deaths of 19 firefighters

PHOENIX (AP) — The state of Arizona settled a lawsuit Monday brought by a dozen families who lost loved ones when a Hotshot firefighting crew was overcome by a wildfire near the small community of Yarnell. A second part of the agreement ends a state Forestry Division appeal of nearly $560,000 in fines issued by Arizona's workplace safety agency, known ...

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JUN 25, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Iraqi pilot flew military plane that crashed in Arizona

(AP) — An Iraqi pilot who has been training in the United States for four years crashed in southern Arizona while flying an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, a spokesman for the Iraqi defense minister said Thursday. Rescuers were sent to the crash site 5 miles east of Douglas Municipal Airport, which is about 120 miles southeast of Tucson. The plane ...

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