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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Yosemite National Park: Miguel Almaguer) The fight against the wildfires in the West updated; scenes shown of smoke and flames in Yosemite National Park; details given about the cost of fighting the fires, including the cost of DC-10s dropping retardant; fire and drought maps shown. [Stanislaus National Forest Shelly CROOK†- says there is a lot of fuel available for this fire.] [California Interagency Management Team Steve KLIEST†- comments on the cost.] [Cal Fire chief Ken PIMLOTT†- says we have the potential for year-round fire activity.]

Williams, Brian;
Almaguer, Miguel

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