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  1. Fire threatens homes in Perth's northRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A watch and act alert has been issued for an out of control and unpredictable bushfire in Perth's north. There is a possible threat to lives and homes on Wesco Road, Nowergup Road and Gibbs Road in Nowergup in the City of Wanneroo.


  2. Man Visits LA's Darkest Corners to Feed HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... the country and traveling the world with a spiritual leader. A hotshot firefighter who lost his life fighting a wildfire in Arizona last year is honored through a non-profit started in his honor. Hetty Chang reports for Life Connected on the NBC4 ...


  3. Satellite measurements of large-scale air pollution: Measurements of forest fire smokeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | CiteULike

    The transport, optical properties, total mass, and removal of smoke produced by forest fires in western Canada during late July and early August 1982 are studied using NOAA 7 Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer data. Color composite imagery is produced to track the movement of the smoke over Canada and the United States as the smoke traveled thousands of kilometers from the source region.


  4. Three locals given fire mitigation awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Travis Lipp, Bureau of Land Management, Jerry Derr, Meade County, and Lieutenant Tim Weaver, Rapid City Fire Department, have all been awarded for outstanding work and significant program effect in wildfire preparedness and mitigation. According to the National Association of State Foresters website, this is the highest national honor one can receive for this type of work.


  5. Save them or kill them: Australians divided on kangaroosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    The tragic bushfires that struck Victoria and South Australia this month inspired an outpouring of support for our kangaroos and other wildlife caught up in the blaze. Animal welfare groups put out the call for people to sew cotton pouches and mittens for injured and orphaned kangaroos and koalas.


  6. Firefighters tackle blaze at Shadforth, west of DenmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    A bushfire in Shadforth, west of Denmark, is now stationery after 30 firefighters managed to contain the blaze on Sunday night. There is no threat to lives or homes, but people in Shadforth, bounded by South Coast Highway, Mount McLeod Road, Mount Shadforth Road and Sunrise Road need remain vigilant and keep up-to-date in case the situation changes.


  7. West Price Hill fire early Sunday morning displaces 15 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    The Red Cross is helping 15 people after an overnight fire in West Price Hill. Officials said a fire in the driveway of the home on West Eighth Street spread to an apartment above the garage.


  8. High winds caused Carter County grass fire to spread SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KXII-TV Sherman

    The Criner Hills volunteer fire department says it started around 12:30 at Foxden and Brock road and quickly expanded due to high winds. Authorities say 3 or 4 structures were in danger, but fire crews were able to get the blaze under control before reaching any of them.


  9. Bushfires break out across WARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    AUSTRALIA'S newest knight is the same person who once asked an Aboriginal businessman: "Do you still throw spears at each other?" UPDATE: TONY Abbott's decision to give Prince Philip a knighthood on Australia Day has been slammed as "ludicrous" and a "time warp", with some even asking if it was a hoax. BILL Shorten has condemned the Northern Territory's Labor president for travelling to Syria to fight ISIS, saying it will achieve nothing.


  10. Crews contain Lincoln County grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOK.com

    Fourteen departments responded to the fire first reported about 12:15 p.m. near County Roads 875 and 3310, just north of Wellston. High winds carried the flames southeast for several hours before firefighters managed to contain the fire.


  11. Fire Danger Continues Sunday Evening In OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Fire danger remains relatively high for Sunday afternoon and early evening with strong northwest winds, dry and dormant vegetation and relatively humidity values hovering around 35 percent. Winds have gusted over 45 mph in some parts of Green Country, which would allow for rapid wildfire expansion should a spark occur.


  12. Gusty winds fan flames of Lincoln County grass fireRead the original story

    Sunday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Officials say firefighters were trying to extinguish a fire Sunday afternoon north of Wellston, about 30 miles east-northeast of Oklahoma City. Officials say the flames are being pushed southward by strong winds from the north and northwest.


  13. Holly Hill fire displaces residentsRead the original story

    Sunday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A Holly Hill house went up in flames early Sunday, but the inhabitants made it out safely, according to a Volusia County dispatch supervisor. Holly Hill and Volusia firefighters responded at 2:54 a.m. to a house fire at 1601 Selma Ave. near Flomich Street and battled the blaze until 4:56 a.m., officials said.


  14. Hong Kong nurse: Ebola battle worse than war zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | South China Morning Post

    At Medecins Sans Frontieres' office in Kennedy Town, Chiu Cheuk-pong shows the kind of protective gear he wore in Liberia. Photo: Nora Tam The first Hongkonger to work in an Ebola treatment centre in West Africa has described the fight against the virus as more terrifying than his nursing stints in war zones.


  15. Fire Crews Battle Wellston Grass FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News9 Oklahoma City

    Firefighters responded to the area of 3310 and 875 Road shortly after 1:00 p.m. A home in the area that was threatened by the blaze, but they were able to contain that fire. At this time, no structures are in immediate danger.


  16. Asian Peat Fire Impact On Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Scientific Blogging

    ... Response Team. Caption: NASA/Goddard, Lynn Jenner with information from NASA Study Says Climate Adds Fuel to Asian Wildfire Emissions To study the climatic effects of carbon-containing aerosols emitted from peat fires, Rajan Chakrabarty, PhD, ...


  17. Campers warned of ongoing fire dangerRead the original story

    Sunday | Warrnambool Standard

    THE Otways has experienced 30 fires since Christmas, sparking an Australia Day warning from the state government aimed at campers. THE Otways has experienced 30 fires since Christmas, sparking an Australia Day warning from the state government aimed at campers.


  18. Multiple Wildfires Plus Rescue Test The Staff And Cooperators At Buffalo National RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | National Parks Traveler

    ... emergencies occur, personnel from all three districts are often needed. On Sunday, January 18, the "Baker's Dozen" wildfire started from debris burning which escaped control near the small town of Gilbert, just outside the Middle Buffalo District. ...


  19. Crews Battle Grass Fire Southwest Of SkiatookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Crews are fighting a grass fire outside Skiatook Sunday morning. Warm weather and breezy conditions have created a high fire danger, according to the National Weather Service.


  20. Man unharmed after ice quickly floods Park StreetRead the original story

    Sunday | Truro Daily News

    Dwane Mellish, fire chief with the Bible Hill Fire Brigade, said firefighters were called out to help just after 3:30 a.m. after the male driver called 911 from a cell phone. "When we originally got the call, we weren't sure where on Park Street he was, but it turned out he was on the Bible Hill side, not far from the Stella Jones entrance," said Mellish.