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What Makes Each Fire Different?

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A Cal Fire spokeswoman, Lynne Tolmachoff, describes the unique characteristics of six of the fires ravaging Northern California.
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Dog Head Fire victim: I started to cry, it's a horrible loss

Dog Head Fire victim: I started to cry, it's a horrible loss

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The June 2016 fire destroyed Janet Youngberg's home plus her two brothers' homes. She's praying for everyone in northern California who must be feeling scared and overwhelmed.
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In California, Fires So Fast Hesitation Proved Lethal

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As stories emerged of how people died in the wind-driven fires that have ravaged Northern California, the element common to each tragedy was how quickly it happened.
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NASA Satellites Monitor California's Blazing Wildfires from Space

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As high winds and hot weather continue to fuel the wildfires in Northern California, NASA satellites are keeping an eye on the blazes from space.
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Will tourists return to wine country after the Northern California fires?

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Most vineyards and wineries in Northern California's wine country have been spared by several days of firestorms, but it isn't clear yet whether the nearly 24 million tourists who visit the region each year will want to return to charred hillsides. Tourism officials remain optimistic, saying huge...
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Hundreds Missing In Northern California Where Fires Continue To Burn

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Fire rescue workers in Northern California are searching for hundreds of people who've gone missing since the start of evacuations. Some may be in shelters. But others may not have survived.
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Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome left ankle injury

Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome left ankle injury

Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome injury during the Celtics matchup with the Cavaliers. Read more ...

NBA players offer support for Gordon Hayward after horrific ankle injury

NBA players offer support for Gordon Hayward after horrific ankle injury

Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome left leg injury Tuesday night in the Celtics' game against the Cavaliers. Several NBA players tweeted in support of Hayward. Read more ...

Bodies of couple found locked in embrace when discovered in desert​

Bodies of couple found locked in embrace when discovered in desert​

The couple was reported missing July 28, after they failed to check out of their accommodations near the park. Read more ...

MLB playoffs: Three takeaways from Yankees' comeback Game 4 win over Astros

MLB playoffs: Three takeaways from Yankees' comeback Game 4 win over Astros

The starters were fantastic, but the Astros' bullpen was not so much. Read more ...

Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott was granted a temporary restraining order

Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott was granted a temporary restraining order

The Cowboys running back can now play in the team's Week 6 matchup with the Redskins. Read more ...

Judge orders feds to turn over DACA deliberations

Judge orders feds to turn over DACA deliberations

A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to reveal documents that went into the decision about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Read more ...

Watch Live: President Trump to give remarks at Heritage Foundation's...

Watch Live: President Trump to give remarks at Heritage Foundation's President's Club Meeting

President Trump is expected to give remarks to the Heritage Foundation's President's Club Meeting. Read more ...

Parents say deceased 5-year-old son's grave marker repossessed 'like a car'

Parents say deceased 5-year-old son's grave marker repossessed 'like a car'

"Most people are just going to do it," said the boy's father. "If they can do it, they're going to do it. But it doesn't make it right." Read more ...

‘Everybody' knew about Harvey Weinstein's behavior, says Hollywood screenwriter

‘Everybody' knew about Harvey Weinstein's behavior, says Hollywood screenwriter

The writer said, "We need to talk about Harvey. I was there, for a big part of it." Read more ...

Ford offers repairs to address exhaust gas concerns

Ford offers repairs to address exhaust gas concerns

Ford has sold more than 1.35 million Explorers since 2011, when the vehicle was redesigned and the exhaust problems began. Read more ...