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Dolly Parton offers $1,000 per month to help homeless Tennessee fire victims

Country music legend Dolly Parton wants to help give residents a “hand up” after the devastating fires in Tennessee.

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Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9

Firefighters struggled to get to bodies in the rubble Saturday after a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a late-night electronic music party, killing at least 9 people and making the charred structure unsafe for emergency crews to enter. Officials said at least two dozen more were missing in the rubble of the building.

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Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for the week of Dec. 4-10

DON'T MISS: "Hairspray Live!" - No, you just can't stop the beat. This fresh adaptation of the beloved musical comes bursting into prime time with newcomer Maddie Baillio leading the way. She plays teenager Tracy Turnblad, who shakes up a TV dance show in 1962 Baltimore and meets an array of colorful characters in the process. The impressive cast includes Kristin Chenoweth, Ariana Grande, Harvey Fierstein, Jennifer Hudson, Martin Short, Derek Hough and Sean Hayes. 8 p.m. Wednesday, NBC.

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