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A Bethesda, Md., couple razed their existing house and built a new one on the site. (Anice Hoachlander)
The lot configuration made it impossible for the couple to get the main suite, living area and laundry on the same floor in the original home. So, a teardown was needed.
After living for months in an underground metro station, a mother and her young son are going home. But they know the war is not yet over.
A firefighter watches the blaze near the Taos County line as firefighters converged to battle the Hermits Peak and Calf Canyon fires on May 13. (AP)
The Calf Canyon and Hermits Peak fire began as two separate wildfires that combined to destroy hundreds of homes and displace thousands of people.