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First Place | Spot News Travis Long, The News & ObserverGeraldine Sanders yells for her 10-year-old son, not pictured, while holding her niece Jada Little, 4, after escaping from an apartment fire, Friday, January 25, 2013, at Mission Valley Apartments at the intersection of Avent Ferry Road and Centennial Parkway in Raleigh. Several people were transported to area hospitals after suffering smoke inhalation. More than two dozen people were left homeless.

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Travis Long, The News & Observer 

Geraldine Sanders yells for her 10-year-old son, not pictured, while holding her niece Jada Little, 4, after escaping from an apartment fire, Friday, January 25, 2013, at Mission Valley Apartments at the intersection of Avent Ferry Road and Centennial Parkway in Raleigh. Several people were transported to area hospitals after suffering smoke inhalation. More than two dozen people were left homeless.