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Thousands without power in Southern California as fierce winds fuel potential wildfire threat for 17 million people

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More than 70,000 homes and businesses in Southern California lost power on Thanksgiving as the region battles dangerously dry conditions and high winds, with gusts topping 70 mph in some areas. The National Weather ...

Evacuation orders issued in Colorado as wildfire burns near Rocky Mountain National Park

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A wildfire that sparked in Colorado on Tuesday quickly grew in size, prompting evacuations in the town of Estes Park, near Rocky Mountain National Park. The Kruger Rock Fire was reported just before 7 a.m. and grew ...

Wildfire smoke contributes to more deaths in the Eastern US than the West, study shows

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Smoke from wildfires impacts far more people east of the Rocky Mountains than in the West, where most large fires ignite, according to a recent study published in the journal GeoHealth. Epidemiologists at Colorado S...

PG&E charged in California wildfire that killed four and destroyed hundreds of homes

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In a news conference, Shasta County District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett said Pacific Gas & Electric was criminally liable for the blaze. The charges are part of a laundry list of legal action against the energy ...

Rain, flooding potential across East as wind increases western wildfire threats

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TROPICAL CYCLONE NICHOLAS REMNANTS POSE HEAVY RAIN, FLOOD THREATS Flood advisories on the East Coast (Credit: Fox News) An approaching cold front will also bring the risk for severe storms, with cool...

Cold front brings storms to Midwest as wildfire danger continues in West

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NICHOLAS BRINGS FLOODING TO GULF COAST STATES STILL RECOVERING FROM HURRICANE IDA A cold front moving into the upper Midwest will spread scattered, strong storms across the region.  Forecast radar for the ...

Tropical Depression Nicholas will bring flood threats as wildfire danger continues throughout US West

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TROPICAL STORM NICHOLAS IMPACTS GULF COAST STATES, ANOTHER DISTURBANCE BEING MONITORED Flood watches and warnings remain in effect from far southeastern Texas through Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle.    ...

Biden to make push to combat climate crisis while surveying wildfire damage on West Coast

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President Joe Biden on Monday will survey wildfire damage on the West Coast and argue recent extreme weather events underscore the urgency of his economic agenda and making investments in the nation's infrastructure...

Lake Tahoe wildfire: Crews stall advance of Caldor blaze as evacuation orders are lifted

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But authorities warned that residents of the scenic forest area on the California-Nevada state line weren't out of the woods yet, with risks ranging from smoky, foul air to belligerent bears.  Evacuation orders for S...

New wildfire in California forces evacuations and grows to 1,200 acres in less than 6 hours

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As many in the southeastern United States brace for Hurricane Ida, across the country in California some San Diego County residents have been forced from their homes because of a new, fast-growing wildfire. The Chap...

Thousands more evacuated as California wildfire swells 24 times its size in 2 days

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The Caldor Fire burning in California has grown 24 times its size in two days, forcing another 10,000 residents to evacuate. Fueled by wind and dry conditions, the fire burning in El Dorado County swelled to 62,586 ...

Northern California wildfire triples in size, forcing thousands to evacuate

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Thousands of people have been evacuated as a wildfire ignited over the weekend in Northern California tripled in size within a day and almost leveled a small town, officials said. The Caldor fire "exploded in size M...

California wildfire threatens homes as blazes burn across West

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Weekend thunderstorms across the northern Sierra didn't produce much rain, instead whipping up winds and unleashing lightning strikes that bedeviled the more than 6,000 firefighters trying to contain the month-old Di...

Utah wildfire forces thousands of homes to evacuate as the nation’s largest fire in California rages

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Wildfires in Utah and California continued to rage on Saturday, forcing residents to evacuate from thousands of homes. As the Parley's Canyon Fire grew, more than 6,000 homes were evacuated east of Salt Lake City, ...

Wildfire threatens Montana communities as West continues to burn

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CALIFORNIA COLLEGE PROFESSOR SET ARSON FIRE NEAR DIXIE FIRE, AUTHORITIES SAY Several thousand people remained under evacuation orders as the Richard Spring Fire advanced across the sparsely-populated Northern Cheyenn...

Dixie Fire becomes largest single wildfire in California history

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The devastating blaze is now more than 482,000 acres and just 22% contained, with more than 5,100 personnel working to fight off the flames. FIRE-FRIENDLY WEATHER TO RETURN TO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA The reason that man...

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