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White House Press Room Evacuated Due To Smoke

The media was forced to evacuate the White house press room on Saturday morning when the room began to fill up with smoke. The assembled journalists were told to evacuate shortly after 7 a.m. while firefighters inspected the West Wing. The evacuation did not last long and the members of the press were allowed to return an hour later. The reason for the smoke has not yet been disclosed.

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