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On the night of Dec. 2, 2016, a fast-moving fire erupted inside an Oakland warehouse, claiming the lives of 36 people. The fire erupted at a building commonly known as the Ghost Ship and a haven for artists in the community. Here we will continue to cover this tragedy and track the investigation into how this happened.