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  1. The Latest: Residents say California wildfire spread fastRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. A ...

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  2. The Latest: Residents say California wildfire spread fastRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The fire about 100 miles north of San Francisco in the Lower Lake area roughly tripled in size over the weekend to 93 square miles. More than 13,000 people have been required or advised to evacuate.

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  3. Yarnell residents in court appeal: Arizona was negligentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... community of Peeples Valley. The death of the Granite Mountain Hotshots marked the highest death toll from a U.S. wildfire in at least a half-century. Some property owners said they had difficulty finding contractors who would come to the rural area ...

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  4. Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. At least two dozen homes were destroyed over the past few days, and more than 13,000 people were urged to flee.

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  5. Mexico City mayor vows full probe of journalist slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. A ...

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  6. Nighttime water drops help in fight against 250-acre brush fire near OjaiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Nighttime aerial drops helped firefighters in their battle against a more-than-250-acre wildfire burning in the Los Padres National Forest near Ojai. The Chorro fire started at 1:20 p.m. Sunday in the area of Highway 33 and the Chorro Grande Trail, forcing evacuation orders for nearby campgrounds.

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  7. Bieber in compliance with vandalism sentence, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. A ...

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  8. Firefighters battling vegetation fire off Gas Point RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRCR

    Firefighters are responding to a vegetation fire in the West Valley area, and were quickly able to stop the forward spread, according to CAL FIRE officials. CAL FIRE officials said the fire is near the intersection of Gas Point and Happy Valley Roads and it 50 acres with zero containment.

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  9. California wildfires torch 134,000 acres -- and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Firefighters worked Monday in steep terrain and other rugged conditions to fight California's Rocky Fire, one of nearly two dozen wildfires that have torched more than 134,000 acres of the parched state this year, according to state fire officials. That's nearly three times the state's 5-year wildfire average of 48,153 acres for this time of year, according to statistics posted by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, or Cal Fire.

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  10. Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. A ...

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  11. Harrison fire growsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    A wildfire burning near Harrison Lake has grown, demanding more fire crews and forcing more campers to leave the area. Fire information officer Donna MacPherson says a fire discovered Sunday afternoon burning in slash and brush about 20 kilometres north of Harrison Hot Springs has grown to nearly half a square kilometre and is producing heavy smoke.

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  12. Crew to be winched into NSW bushfireRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Specialist firefighters will be winched into a valley in NSW's Blue Mountains to combat a blaze following days of strong winds. Relief arrived with better weather on Monday for firefighters who had been battling fires, some of which threatened homes in Wentworth Falls over the weekend.

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  13. California Wildfire Blazes Through 60,000 Acres, Containment Estimated Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KLCC-FM Eugene

    As wildfires continue to blaze across California, one fire is more expansive in its reach than others. It's called Rocky Fire, and began last week.

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  14. See The Media's Disconnect On Climate Change And Extreme Weather Illustrated On The Front PageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    Major U.S. newspapers ran front page stories about devastating California wildfires alongside reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's newly-finalized Clean Power Plan, President Obama's flagship policy to address climate change. Yet with only one exception, these newspapers' wildfire articles ignored the documented role that global warming has played in worsening wildfires.

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  15. Bills offensive line coach Kromer joins team at campRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. The ...

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  16. Mayor frustrated as thick smoke forces evacuations at Lake ChelanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A Central Washington mayor is blaming fire managers for letting a wildfire near Lake Chelan get so bad that smoke is making the air quality hazardous, evacuations are under way and tourists are abandoning the area in droves. The lightning-caused fire smoldered for weeks in steep terrain in the hills around Chelan and Lucerne before exploding late last week, growing from a few thousand acres to more than 9 square miles while moving southwest along the lake shore.

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  17. Wildfire reignites in Rankin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    FLAMES AS TALL AS US - TEARING THROUGH TREES AND BRUSH. ABOUT FIVE HOURS BEFORE - FIREFIGHTERS THOUGHT THEY CLEARED THE SCENE OF THIS SAME BLAZE... BRYANT BOSWELL/LIVES NEAR FIRE: "THEY SPENT THE NIGHT PRETTY MUCH GOING OVER MAPS OF SEVERE ROUGH TERRAIN AND CUTTING A FIRE LANE ALL THE WAY AROUND THE EXISTING FIRE" AUTHORITIES SAY WHAT WE SAW IS CALLED INTERIOR BURNING... FLAMES THEY BELIEVE ARE CONTAINED -- BUT UNDER HARSH HEAT CONDITIONS -- CAN TURN DANGEROUS.

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  18. Central Washington wildfire grows to 25 square milesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A lightning-caused fire in Central Washington has burned 25 square miles near Lake Chelan, and officials are concerned more thunderstorms could be on the way. The Wolverine Fire started June 29 in remote timber and grass on the west side of the popular lake.

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  19. Florida Forest Service sends crews to battle California wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

    The Florida Forest Service is sending a crew of 20 wildland firefighters to assist wildfire suppression efforts in northern California, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam said today. Wildland firefighters are currently battling more than a dozen large wildfires in northern California, including the quickly-growing 60,000 acre Rocky Fire, west of Sacramento.

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  20. US stocks drop, led by another fall in the energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... the state, officials said. Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years. The ...

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