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  1. Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California townRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Sun-Star

    Fire crews aided by calmer winds and aircraft knocked down a wildfire Tuesday that damaged or destroyed 150 homes, the saw mill and a church and forced more than 1,000 people to flee a small town. Two other fires, one near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento, also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes.

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  2. Bear problems in Yosemite cut down significantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    A black bear and her cubs, apparently attracted to the scent of an inactive bear trap, climb around the trap in Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park. The trap had been placed there targeting another bear about a week before.

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  3. Thousands evacuate as firefighters battle California blazesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... this year compared to the same time last year. On Sunday, about 1,000 people were evacuated near Yosemite National Park in central California. The blaze that began near Bass Lake burned 330 acres in a matter of hours. California, baking in ...

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  4. State Coordinating Response To Battle Massive Wildfires Throughout CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    From near the Oregon border, to Yosemite National Park, crews are battling massive wildfires that have scorched thousands of acres. The Boles Fire in Siskiyou County has burned about 100 homes and a Catholic Church, as it raged through the town of Weed.

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  5. Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California townRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... conditions have sent firefighters scrambling from blaze to blaze, almost nonstop. Two fires, one near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento, also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes. In Weed, ...

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  6. Our view: Wildfires show need for more preventative measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RecordNET

    ... • More than 300 firefighters continued to battle a blaze at the southern entrance to Yosemite National Park. About 900 residents were evacuated from Oakhurst-area homes. The fire had spread to Bass Lake, a popular destination for outdoor ...

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  7. Wildfires rage across drought-hit CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... year compared to the same time last year. On Sunday (Sep 14), about 1,000 people were evacuated near Yosemite National Park in central California. The blaze that began near Bass Lake burned 133ha in a matter of hours. California, baking in ...

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  8. Wildfire Burns Homes, 2 Churches, in Weed, CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... and Presbyterian churches also burned. Parts of the town's wood-products mill caught fire. Fires near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes. (AP)

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  9. Wildfire burns homes, 2 churches, in Northern California townRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... s, were destroyed. Some homes were burned to the ground, with only chimneys left standing. Fires near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes.

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  10. USCIS to Welcome More Than 27,000 New Citizens During Annual...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Day celebration. National park sites hosting ceremonies span the country from the Glacier Point at Yosemite National Park in Yosemite, California, to the Battleship North Carolina in Wilmington, North Carolina. Other landmarks hosting naturalization ...

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  11. Changes in human behavior limit Yosemite's bear havocRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A black bear crossed a road in Yosemite National Park. The park has worked to keep bears and human visitors safely apart.

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  12. Ransom Holding Co. 2014 Fall LookbookRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Hypebeast.com

    From the mountainous terrain of Yosemite National Park to the city dwellings of the label's own beginnings in Toronto, Ransom Holding Co. takes us to world's apart for Fall 2014.

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  13. Wildfires dot California, burning hundreds of acres, homes: photosRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... conditions have sent firefighters scrambling from blaze to blaze, almost nonstop. Two fires, one near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento, also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes. Fire crews had a ...

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  14. Firefighters Gaining Ground On Wildfire That Torched Homes Near OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... and sent firefighters scrambling seemingly nonstop from blaze to blaze. Two fires, one near Yosemite National Park in central California and another east of Sacramento, also led hundreds of people to evacuate their homes. In the town of Weed, no ...

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  15. Containment Grows In Meadow FireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    The vegetation fire burning in Yosemite National Park is 80% contained and the acreage has grown an additional ten acres to 4,771. The cost to battle the blaze has risen to $4.5 million.

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  16. Witness California's Worst Week of WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Time

    This week has seen wildfires spread throughout the state of California; from Yosemite National Park to the central region near San Francisco, and now the small town of Weed on the border with Oregon.

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  17. Northern California wildfire burns 100 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | FOX23

    ... th flashlights Monday night. Wildfires are also burning in central California south of an entrance to Yosemite National Park and in El Dorado County about 60 miles east of Sacramento.

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  18. California: 11 Wildfires Rage Across StateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sky News

    ... able to say they had contained about 15% of the blaze. Further south, close to the entrance of the Yosemite National Park, another 600 residents in 200 homes were also evacuated, after 33 homes were destroyed. CalFire spokesman Dennis Mathisen said: ...

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  19. California wildfires burn homes, force residents to fleeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... 500 homes, according to the Sacramento Bee newspaper. On Sunday some 1,000 people were evacuated near Yosemite National Park in central California. The blaze that began near Bass Lake burned 330 acres (133 hectares) in a matter of hours. ...

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  20. Hundreds flee California firesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... and reinforce containment lines in steep terrain near a foothill community south of an entrance to Yosemite National Park in central California, prompting authorities to evacuate about 900 residents out of about 400 homes, Madera County Sheriff's ...

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