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CNN Evening News for Monday, Oct 29, 2007
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(Studio: John King) The wildfires in California updated; scenes shown from Santiago Canyon; details given about the hunt for an arsonist.

(Orange: Ted Rowlands) The investigation onto the cause of the Santiago fire and the containment of most of the fires featured; scenes shown of burned-out areas and the flames.

(Studio: John King) Keeping Them Honest segment introduced.

(Washington: Kathleen Koch) The question of whether homes should be rebuilt if they will be threatened by fire {or flood} again examined; details given about the government buyout of towns in the flood plain in the Midwest and New Jersey. [Former Monroe County board chairman Robert RIPPLEMEYER†- recounts moving the city.] [Hoffman Grove buyout recipient Peter CANDELA†- comments on the buyout.] [In New Orleans, two PEOPLE - comment on buyout prospects.] [On phone, FEMA flood mitigation program director David MAURTAD†- says most people have fire insurance.] [OFFICIAL, three California RESIDENTS - comment.]

King, John;
Rowlands, Ted;
Koch, Kathleen

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