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California governor declares state of emergency as fires threaten thousands of homes

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday night declared a state of emergency for two counties near

Trump, Jerry Brown make dueling claims on cause of California fires

As twin wildfires have destroyed more than 1,000 homes in Northern California, President Trump (right) and

Twin Northern California fires force thousands to flee homes

SAN FRANCISCO –  Twin wildfires fueled by dry vegetation and hot, windy weather continued to grow

The Latest: Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

CLEARLAKE, Calif. –  The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities are ordering

New fires erupt in Northern California, with more homes threatened

Days after wildfires left a deadly swatch of destruction in Northern California rural counties, new blazes

Death toll from fires in Greece climbs to 91 as investigation points toward arson

The death toll from wildfires that swept through a seaside area of Greece last week rose

Science Says record heat, fires worsened by climate change

Heat waves are setting all-time temperature records across the globe, again. Europe suffered its deadliest fire

Yosemite Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate as Fires Rage Across the West

Yosemite Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate as Fires Rage Across the West ImageSmoke from the Ferguson

On This Day, July 21: German U-boat fires on Orleans, Mass.

July 21 (UPI) — On this date in history: In 1861, the first major military engagement

Crews build containment around destructive California fires

LOS ANGELES –  Firefighters continued to build containment around several destructive wildfires burning in California on