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Reuters reports The death toll in California’s deadliest wildfire was revised downward to 85 and the number of people believed missing dropped again to 11, down from a high of more than 1,200 about two weeks ago. The number of dead was revised from 88 after DNA tests on remains by the coroner’s office .Of the remains of the dead found, 43 people have been positively identified, the sheriff’s department said in a release. No new human remains have been found since last week, but the search for remains is expected to continue Tuesday.

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