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  1. Man jumps into woman's car, makes her drive, steals her money but gives her $5 for gasRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Multiple fire crews spent Thursday afternoon dealing with a brush fire in Toney.It happened around 1:30 p.m. on Carter's Gin Road.Huntsville Firefighters led the charge against the fire with the help of some county volunteers.

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  2. California environmentalists decry wildfire planRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan that will allow loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists have called it a travesty and are threatening to sue.

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  3. San Jose Mercury News hosts public forum in San Jose to discuss droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... which could mean a half-million acres taken out of production. And firefighters are braced for a long and difficult wildfire season. Dry times call for better approaches. How can we boost conservation? Are there long-term fixes, such as recycling or ...

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  4. 'The Devil Is in the Details': Documenting Carbon Sequestration in BorneoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newswise

    It's that time of year again-the dry season in southeastern Asia when the Haze Wave begins.

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  5. Firefighters on scene of large grass fire in Craighead CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - Firefighters are on the scene of a large grass fire in northern Craighead County Thursday afternoon.

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  6. Northern California wildfire forces evacuationsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Officials say the blaze in the Klamath National Forest near the small logging and gold mining town of Happy Camp took off on Wednesday, fueled at least in part by winds that sent embers far ahead of the main blaze.

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  7. Removing Dangerous Trees From California Wildfire Blocked By Spotted OwlRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... miles of Yosemite National Park's backcountry, Stanislaus National Forest, and bleeding into other regions, the wildfire decimated 11 homes, costing around $125 million dollars to put out. "I did my best to balance all these important goals, with ...

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  8. Update on the July Complex firesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    Whites Fire Crews are continuing to remove hazard trees, rocks and rollout debris from Sawyers Bar Road.

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  9. Water bomber that crashed on lake during forest fire was overloaded, TSB reportRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Telegram

    A water bomber owned by the Newfoundland and Labrador government that crashed on Moosehead Lake last year took on too much water, which was a central cause in the plane failing to get airborne, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada said Thursday. 1 comment

  10. Sam Espinoza marks 50 years of federal fire fighting serviceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

    ... 1965. For the next 35 years, Sam fought fire on the line including the Milford Flat Fire, Utah's largest recorded wildfire to date. Sam also managed the fire cache in Price, UT while working for the BLM. Sam remembers having a close call with danger ...

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  11. Campfire ban lifted in Parksville Qualicum BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Parksville-Qualicum Beach News

    ... The release states that lifting the ban comes due to a forecast of cooler weather "which will result in a decreased wildfire risk in the region." Campfires and open fires in an outdoor stove are now permitted, however, the release said small ...

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  12. Northstate wildfire update August 28Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRCR

    Total Acres : 32,496. Containment : 97%. Structures Destroyed/Damaged : There are no reports of any destroyed or damaged structures at this time.

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  13. Woodside residents can get town cash to build 'defensible spaces'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Almanac

    If a wildfire gets going in Woodside, there may be residents who, like the grasshopper in Aesop's fable, learn the hard way, in this case about the importance of preparing fire-resistant areas around homes and other buildings.

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  14. San Jose fire crews battle brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KLIV

    San Jose fire crews responded to an apparent grass fire last night that was getting close to a building near Mineta San Jose International Airport.

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  15. California environmentalists decry feds' fire planRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Planning

    U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan that will allow loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists have called it a travesty and are threatening to sue.

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  16. Open fire prohibition still in effect in the Kootenay areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kootenay Advertiser

    ... Although some areas have received increased amounts of precipitation recently, it may not be sufficient to reduce wildfire risks in the long term. The open fire prohibition does not apply to campfires that are smaller than a half-metre wide and a ...

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  17. It's About Time: Young Galaxies Were Dense, Intense Star-MakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific Blogging

    The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public... There are some massive galaxies out there, and we now know a little about their early life.Credit: Lauro Roger McAllister/Flickr , CC BY A piece of the galaxy formation puzzle may have fallen into ... (more)

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  18. Wildfire near Tahoe closes part of Kingsbury GradeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. STATELINE, Nev. (AP) -- A wildfire burning in the dry brush and timber near the south end of Lake Tahoe forced the Nevada Highway Patrol to close a stretch of ...

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  19. House destroyed in large grass fire and explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KYTX-TV News

    Investors are betting there's a lot of money to be made in disappearing photos. The Wall Street Journal reports investors are valuing social media app "Snapchat" at about $10 billion dollars.

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  20. Plan To Harvest Trees Scorched By California Rim Fire Called 'Ecological Travesty'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Switched

    Federal forest officials say they were trying for a balanced approach in new plan to allow loggers to remove dead wood from a massive California wildfire, but environmentalists are calling it a travesty for trees.

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