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California nears milestone: 4 million...

4 million acres burned in California...

North America

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The Glass Fire is the fourth major blaze in the region in three years and comes ahead of the third anniversary...

California wine country faces long battle...

California wine country faces long battle...

North America

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Cal Fire official Jonathan Cox said 80 houses have been destroyed between the two counties

California wildfires burn 3.75m acres...

California wildfires burn 3.75m acres...

World

Tue, Sep 29 2020

California has been battling massive wildfires for months, stoked by dry conditions, strong seasonal...

Firefighters wrest control over half...

Firefighters wrest control over half...

North America

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Roughly 3.6 million acres have burned in California since the beginning of the year

California firefighters race to subdue...

California firefighters race to subdue...

North America

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Five of the state’s 20 largest blazes on record have occurred this year

Firefighters in US northwest aided by...

Firefighters in US northwest aided by...

North America

Sun, Sep 20 2020

The weather shift, which followed intermittently heavy showers on Friday, helped more than 9,000 personnel...

California braces for high winds that...

California braces for high winds that...

North America

Thu, Sep 17 2020

In Oregon, 10 people were killed in the infernos fuelled by dry conditions

Satellite data: Smoke from US fires...

Satellite data: Smoke from US fires...

North America

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The blazes have already burned nearly five million acres across the US West

Explainer: How this year's destructive...

How US wildfire season came to be

North America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

The governors of California and Oregon - the states worst hit in 2020 - say climate change is largely...

Trump visits California as wildfires...

Trump visits California as wildfires...

North America

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Trump will travel to McClellan Park, California to meet with local and federal officials for a briefing...

Infographic: Half a million people flee...

Infographic: Half a million people flee...

North America

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Fanned by unusually hot, dry winds, dozens of fires are sweeping Oregon, Washington State and California,...

California battles largest-ever fire...

California battles largest-ever...

North America

Fri, Sep 11 2020

More than 2,000 homes and other buildings had burned in the fire

Fire crews make progress battling historic...

Fire crews make progress battling historic...

North America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Over 100 homes were destroyed and 100,000 more buildings are at risk, officials have said

California fires cover 1m acres amid...

California fires cover 1m acres amid...

North America

Mon, Aug 24 2020

About 2,600 firefighters are now tackling the two largest blazes, out of roughly 14,000 battling 'nearly...

California governor calls wildfires...

Wildfires: California governor urges...

World

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Governor Gavin Newsom said crews were fighting 560 fires across the state

'The bogeyman gone': California's 'Golden...

'Golden State Killer' sentenced to life...

World

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Prosecutors from counties where Joseph James DeAngelo carried out his crimes told Judge Michael Bowman...

Firestorms kindled by lightning displace...

Firestorms kindled by lightning displace...

North America

Fri, Aug 21 2020

As of Thursday night, the biggest fires statewide had collectively scorched more than 630,000 acres,...

Thousands flee as fast-moving wildfires...

Thousands flee as fast-moving wildfires...

North America

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Officials said the region's rugged terrain and dry vegetation were making it difficult to combat...

Highest temperature on Earth as California's...

Highest temperature on Earth as California...

World

Wed, Aug 19 2020

'Today is another day we could take another run at 130°F'

'Extreme' California wildfire forces...

'Extreme' California wildfire forces...

North America

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The cause of the blaze was under investigation but human activity is likely to blame, said US Forest...

Google turns Android phones into earthquake...

Google turns Android phones into earthquake...

North America

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Seismology experts consulted by Google said turning smartphones into mini-seismographs marked a major...