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Hotshot Crews

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Pay Uncertain For Hotshot Crews Battling Wildfires During Government Shutdown

The elite fire fighting crews known as “Hotshots” who fight wildfires across the country are continuing to work despite uncertainty surrounding their pay during the government shutdown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2013

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Firefighter Hotshot Crews ‘A Tight-Knit Community’

The flag outside the U.S. Forest Service headquarters remained at half-staff to honor the 19 firefighters killed while battling an Arizona wildfire Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2013