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Biden declares California a disaster zone

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U.S. President Joe Biden approved an emergency declaration for California on Saturday, as it struggles to cope with the deadly rainstorms that have continued since late December and as another wave of bad weather sweeps across the state this weekend. It came as another wave of rainstorms began to drench the waterlogged state at the weekend.

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