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Members of a Northern Virginia family are recovering after the deck of a North Carolina beachfront home collapsed. Experts say there are ways to make sure rental homes are safe for your family. See photos of the property.

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The U.S. Forest Service warned hikers in May that the ice caves were in their “most dangerous state” due to unseasonably warm weather.

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