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LAS VEGAS — Daredevil Travis Pastrana will attempt to recreate three of Evel Knievel’s iconic motorcycle jumps on Sunday, including the leap over the fountains of Caesars Palace that left Knievel with multiple fractures and a severe concussion. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.
LOS ANGELES — Firefighters continued to build containment around several destructive wildfires burning in California on Sunday, though one stubborn blaze in the northern part of the state grew significantly and crossed the border into Oregon. The blaze on the California-Oregon state line known as the Klamathon Fire grew to 48 square miles (124 square kilometers) and leapt into Oregon overnight. It was 25 percent contained. SENT: 360 words, photos.
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— MONTANA OFFICER-DOMESTIC ASSAULT — A Bozeman police officer resigned from the department before he was sentenced for violating a restraining order involving his ex-wife.
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