Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register via AP
August 09, 2018 - 8:16 pm
An intentionally set wildfire grew perilously close to homes in Southern California on Thursday as evacuation orders expanded to more than 20,000 residents, though some homeowners stayed behind to fend off the flames themselves. Firefighters fought a desperate battle to stop the Holy Fire from...
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Eddie Ponsdomenech/PonsMedia via AP
August 06, 2018 - 4:47 am
Ella Pham said it was a painful thing to see. Pham, 20, and her boyfriend were walking in a parking lot Sunday when they saw a twin-engine Cessna crash, she told the Los Angeles Times. "We looked up to see the plane falling nose first," she told the Times. "It was so heartbreaking just seeing the...
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August 05, 2018 - 12:29 am
Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday called on President Donald Trump to help California fight and recover from another devastating wildfire season. Brown, who inspected neighborhoods wiped out by a wildfire in the Northern California city of Redding, said he was confident the president he has clashed with...
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Sam Gross - USAToday
August 04, 2018 - 2:16 am
Crews battling deadly Northern California wildfires braced for a weekend of windy, hot weather that could drive the flames into new areas and threaten more homes. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings of critical fire weather conditions through Saturday night, saying a series of dry...
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August 02, 2018 - 9:59 am
Wildfire season in California is showing no signs of slowing down. Jeff Paul reports. Watch the latest video at
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AP Photo/Eric Ga
August 01, 2018 - 9:41 pm
A divided U.S. appeals court on Wednesday struck down a key part of President Donald Trump's contentious effort to crack down on cities and states that limit cooperation with immigration officials, saying an executive order threatening to cut funding for "sanctuary cities" was unconstitutional. In...
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July 29, 2018 - 10:55 pm
California firefighters battling multiple fires in record breaking high temperatures. Watch the latest video at
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July 29, 2018 - 9:39 am
Deadly wildfires have killed five people in California. Watch the latest video at
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Record Searchlight USA TODAY NETWORK
July 28, 2018 - 7:28 pm
Northern California wildfire has destroyed at least 500 structures; Jeff Paul reports. Watch the latest video at
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AP Photo/Noah Berger
July 27, 2018 - 8:12 pm
A wildfire that roared with little warning into a Northern California city claimed two lives as thousands of people scrambled to escape before the walls of flames descended from forested hills onto their neighborhoods, officials said Friday. Residents who gathered their belongings in haste...
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