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  1. Drone almost blocks California firefighting planesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... in rugged terrain and triple-digit temperatures. A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow some of the 1,200 ...

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  2. Additional charge filed in California wildfireRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Prosecutors in Northern California have filed involuntary manslaughter charges against a man suspected of starting a wildfire that left one person dead.

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  3. Power lines spark grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    According to a report, a mowing company was cutting grass at an easement used by Georgia Power where some old phone lines were on the ground.

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  4. Private drone trying to film California wildfire ordered to back off -- could risk firefighting planes Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow some of the 1,200 people under evacuation orders to return home Monday.

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  5. Homes, Campgrounds Evacuated Near Yosemite WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... three back-to-back years of extreme drought. The conditions bring up to triple-digit temperatures with the wildfire, and experts forecast similar conditions throughout the week. Officials are also implementing helicopter water drops to pinpoint ...

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  6. French fire burns 100 acres near Mammoth Pool, campgrounds evacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Firefighters are battling a wildfire in the Sierra National Forest west of the San Joaquin River near the Mammoth Pool Reservoir that started Monday morning.

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  7. CDC Calls Ebola Outbreak 'Forest Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    As the worst outbreak of the virus ever recorded continues to spread rapidly through West Africa, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention explains what's feeding the flames.

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  8. Firefighters Battle Western WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... the largest in the state's history, Washington Emergency Management spokesman Mark Clemens said. On Monday, the wildfire, which had destroyed an estimated 303 homes and threatens another 1,100, was 66% contained, he said. Hot and dry weather this ...

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  9. Washington's largest wildfire remains containedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    - Despite rising temperatures, fire crews battling Washington's largest wildfire have been able to keep hot spots from spreading beyond containment lines. Officials say the rising temperatures have produced isolated smoke around the area, but say ...

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  10. Forecast: Mainly dry with only a few scattered downpoursRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... of homes even as crews worked to contain them. A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow some of the 1,200 ...

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  11. Mars bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... retardant has the potential to save a lot of homes and relieve many of us from the anxiety of losing our homes to wildfire. We must have your full names for publication with your letter. If you wish to publish anonymously try our discussion forums . ...

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  12. Florida Forest Service Sends Firefighters to Help Battle Western BlazesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... firefighters in the country," said Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam. "Thanks to current low wildfire danger levels in Florida, we are able to lend support to other states for the protection of people, structures and natural ...

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  13. Oregon wildfires wind down, but lightning comingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... of 11 large wildfires now range from 80 percent contained to fully contained. The Buzzard Complex is the largest wildfire in the nation and is 98 percent contained after burning 618 square miles of rangeland about 45 miles southeast of Burns. ...

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  14. Yosemite FireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    ... 5 percent is contained, and the area of Foresta has been evacuated. - Jareen , CNN iReport producer A 2,600 acre wildfire threatens the El Portal area of Yosemite National Park. Water dropping helicopters and other aircraft work to slow the fires ...

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  15. Crews struggle to tame Utah wildfires in rugged, steep terrainRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    An army of more than 500 firefighters were slowly turning back the flames of central Utah's Levan Wildfire on Monday, having halted its spread at 4,336 acres.

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  16. Correction: California Wildfires storyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Firefighters in Northern California made progress Sunday against a wildfire that has destroyed 13 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park that destroyed one home grew significantly overnight.

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  17. New map shows how record Washington wildfire grewRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    A new map shows how what started as four small fires east of Seattle turned into Washington's largest-ever wildfire, the Carleton Complex.

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  18. Wildfire Near Mammoth Pool Forces Campers OutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    At this point, firefighters are just hoping the weather holds up for them so they can get a handle on the fire.

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  19. Drone almost blocks Calif. firefighting planesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Fire officials say a private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered their air assault.

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  20. Extra help brought in as B.C. firefighters cope with 92 blazesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... mostly from Ontario and Quebec. Another 600 to 800 local contract firefighters are helping supplement the B.C. Wildfire Branch's 1,400-person cadre. It's a hot, dirty and smoky job, where firefighters put in long days, as many as 12 hours a day, for ...

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