Cal Fire mechanic dies near Carr fire, bringing death toll to 8 as crews battle blazes throughout California

  1. Cal Fire mechanic dies near Carr fire, bringing death toll to 8 as crews battle blazes throughout California  Los Angeles Times
  2. California Today: Amid Wildfires, Bad Air Becomes a Threat, Too  New York Times
  3. Here’s what happens when a fire is caused by arson  CNN
  4. Night-flying by fire agencies in California gains interest as state’s wildfire threat grows  CNBC
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Twin blazes form California's largest wildfire in history: official

Twin blazes form California's largest wildfire in history: officialTwo blazes mercilessly charring northern California have grown so rapidly that they became the US state’s largest in recorded history Monday, authorities said. Collectively dubbed the Mendocino Complex, the wildfires have burned through 283,800 acres (114,850 hectares) — an area nearly the size of the sprawling city of Los Angeles — and are just 30 percent contained, according to state fire authority CalFire.


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California's Carr Fire 30 Percent Contained As New Blazes Erupt Elsewhere

  1. California’s Carr Fire 30 Percent Contained As New Blazes Erupt Elsewhere  NPR
  2. Sixth Carr Fire victim ID’d as California contends with new blazes  Fox News
  3. Lawsuit: Duck boat company ‘chose to value profits’ over safety of its passengers  Kansas City Star
  4. New fire erupts in Northern California; homes threatened  The Denver Post
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In Greece, Wildfires Kill Dozens in Deadliest Blazes in Years

  1. In Greece, Wildfires Kill Dozens in Deadliest Blazes in Years  New York Times
  2. Dozens dead as wildfires near Athens force people to flee into the ocean  CNN
  3. Greek Wildfires Devastate Resort Area Near Athens  Wall Street Journal
  4. Greece wildfires: ‘At least 50’ killed near Athens as residents and tourists forced to flee into the sea  Telegraph.co.uk
  5. The Latest: Turkey offers Greece help fighting fires  ABC News
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Firefighters Battle California Wildfires as Blazes Continue in Colorado and Utah

  1. Firefighters Battle California Wildfires as Blazes Continue in Colorado and Utah  TIME
  2. Klamathon blaze crosses Oregon border amid fierce start to fire season  SFGate
  3. Homeowners come home to ash and rubble as wildfires ravage California  CNN
  4. Fire crews make progress in Goleta as some residents return to find charred ruins  Los Angeles Times
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Western wildfires: Thousands flee from dozens of blazes, including Colorado's 3rd-biggest on record

  1. Western wildfires: Thousands flee from dozens of blazes, including Colorado’s 3rd-biggest on record  USA TODAY
  2. Growing fires in the West put damper on holiday festivities  CNBC
  3. Fireworks banned as wildfires rage across the West  ABC News
  4. The Sooty, Swirling Logistics of Fighting 2018’s First Major Wildfire  WIRED
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Wildfire acreage up 25% nationally as California battles new blazes, prepares for 'very dangerous heat wave'

  1. Wildfire acreage up 25% nationally as California battles new blazes, prepares for ‘very dangerous heat wave’  CNBC
  2. ‘The New Normal’: Wildfires Roar Across the West, Again  New York Times
  3. Wildfires Spread In Northern California  NPR
  4. Northern California wildfires are burning much earlier this summer. Here’s why  Sacramento Bee
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