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Waldo Canyon fire update: One death, 347 homes destroyed, 20K threatened

Editor's note: Click here for the latest on the Waldo Canyon fire.

Update:Firefighters made progress against the Waldo Canyon fire near Colorado Springs yesterday -- enough to get a better sense of the destruction that took place the previous day.

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