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A couple on a moped look at a forest fire near Radeburg in Germany, Tuesday, July 19, 2022. The double blow of heat waves and droughts exacerbated by climate change are making wildfires more frequent, destructive and harder to fight. (Robert Michael/dpa via AP) A couple on a moped look at a forest fire near Radeburg in Germany, Tuesday, July 19, 2022. The double blow of heat waves and droughts exacerbated by climate change are making wildfires more frequent, destructive and harder to fight. (Robert Michael/dpa via AP)

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5 things to know for Wednesday, October 5, 2022

A family in Ontario is pleading for help after their daughter goes missing in British Columbia, Canada's public safety minister says the proposed firearms bill is needed to curb gun violence, and the Toronto Blue Jays learn who their wild-card playoff opponents will be. Here's what you need to know to start your day.