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Saturday, September 26, 2020



Celebrities flee, multimillion-dollar homes burn in Los Angeles wildfire

October 29, 2019 8:53 am

Among neighborhoods under evacuation orders was the posh area of Brentwood, a section on the west side of the city. On the northern edge of Brentwood, a cluster of several multimillion-dollar homes were reduced to smoldering debris along a street festooned with Halloween decorations.

California searches for 1,000 missing in its deadliest fire

November 17, 2018 10:02 am

Remains of at least 71 people have been recovered so far in and around the Sierra foothills hamlet of Paradise, which was home to nearly 27,000 residents before the town was largely incinerated by the deadly Camp Fire on the night of November 8.

California utility proposes wildfire safety measures

September 11, 2018 9:07 am

Sparking power lines are one of the leading causes of California's wildfires. The wildfires have killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes in recent years.

Northern California wildfire torches more than 1,000 homes

August 02, 2018 2:33 pm

Just a month into the budget year, the state has already spent more than one-quarter of its annual fire budget, at least $125 million, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Mike Mohler said.

World News Wrap | Imran Khan claims victory, vows to eliminate corruption

July 27, 2018 9:07 am

World News Wrap: From Imran Khan proclaiming his victory in the Pakistan general elections to Greece seeking answers on the deadly wildfire in Mati, here's the world news wrap for the day.

World News Wrap | Wildfires kill at least 74 in Greece's 'Pompeii'

July 25, 2018 1:07 pm

From a deadly wildfire killing 74 in a Greek town to hundreds going missing after a dam collapsed in Laos, here's the world news wrap of the day.

Crews gain ground on New Mexico wildfire as Colorado blaze rages

June 05, 2018 1:42 pm

The two fires, burning about 250 miles (400 km) apart in the Four Corners region of the American Southwest, have blackened nearly 39,000 acres combined since last Thursday, federal fire officials said.

Full recovery from California wildfires may take years

October 30, 2017 7:08 am

California wildfire: The fires sparked October 8, eventually forcing 100,000 people to evacuate.

Hundreds of volunteers help control wildfire in Brazil

October 29, 2017 8:19 am

Brazil's Environment Ministry says nearly 160,000 acres of the 595,000-acre Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park has burned since the wildfire began October 10

Spain wildfire forces evacuation of 400 residents

September 09, 2017 4:22 pm

Authorities said Saturday that the evacuations had taken place mostly overnight because of the smoke produced by the blaze which broke out yesterday.


‘I didn’t know if I was gonna make it' | Wildfires Rage in California

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A fire ravaged Northern California on Thursday, damaging homes and injuring residents. Another fire started northwest of Los Angeles the following day, forcing more residents to evacuate.