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Nov 12, 2018
Toll in California wildfires rises to 29, making it deadliest in state's history; 250,000 people forced to flee homesThe "Camp Fire" — in the northern foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains — is the largest and most destructive of several infernos that have sent 250,000 people fleeing their homes across the tinder-dry state, razing 6,400 homes in the town of Paradise and effectively wiping it off the map. "
Nov 11, 2018
California wildfire: At least 23 killed, over 2.5 lakh residents ordered to evacuate as rescue missions continueIn California's Paradise town, in Butte County, rescuers removed remains over a period of several hours and placed them in a black hearse. Pieces of bodies were transported by bucket, while intact remains were carried in body bags.
Nov 10, 2018
California wildfires: Two fast-moving blazes claim nine lives, force thousands to flee their homesFanned by ferocious Santa Ana winds and fueled by dry tinder, the fires immolated a mountain town and jangled the nerves of many tens of thousands of residents forced to evacuate their homes.
Nov 09, 2018
Tens of thousands flee fast-moving wildfire in Northern California; hundreds of structures destroyed, emergency declared in areaTens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they abandoned vehicles and struck out on foot ahead of the flames that forced the evacuation of an entire town and destroyed hundreds of structures.
Aug 05, 2018
California wildfire: Governor Jerry Brown calls on Donald Trump to send aid as blaze continues to growGovernor Jerry Brown on Saturday called on President Donald Trump to help California fight and recover from another devastating wildfire season.
Aug 02, 2018
California wildfire: Over 1,000 homes destroyed as Carr fire rages on; only 35 percent flames contained so farAuthorities say that the California wildfire is only 35 percent contained. The flame that is still raging has destroyed 1,000 homes
Dec 21, 2017
California wildfires: Thomas Fire 60 percent contained, authorities say strong winds might returnFirefighters in California said Thomas wildfire was about 60 percent contained but they warned strong winds were still forecast.
Dec 20, 2017
California wildfires: Returning winds likely to hinder efforts of firefighters already battling dry climateAfter a couple of days of respite heavy winds are expected to return on Wednesday to the California area plagued by a massive fire, potentially hindering the efforts of firefighters battling in an already dry climate.
Dec 17, 2017
Raging California wildfire grows into third-largest in state history as thousands continue to evacuateA raging California wildfire powered by fierce winds grew into the third-largest in state history on Saturday as forced evacuations turned neighborhoods into ghost towns and ash fell in some areas like heavy snow.
Jul 11, 2017
US wildfires: California governor Jerry Brown declares emergency as thousands forced to fleeCalifornia governor Jerry Brown has issued a state of emergency due to the effects of a wildfire that has caused the evacuation of thousands of residents.