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Containment of Calif. Fire Doubles to 40 Percent

Firefighters working in darkness doubled containment of a massive wildfire north of Los Angeles to 40 percent overnight, as cool, moist air moved in Monday to replace torrid weather.

The fire expanded to more than 46 square miles but moved out of rugged mountains of the Angeles National Forest and onto the floor of the high desert Antelope Valley, where it became easier to fight.

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