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California firefighters race to subdue...

California firefighters race to subdue...

North America

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Five of the state’s 20 largest blazes on record have occurred this year

California braces for high winds that...

California braces for high winds that...

North America

Thu, Sep 17 2020

In Oregon, 10 people were killed in the infernos fuelled by dry conditions

Satellite data: Smoke from US fires...

Satellite data: Smoke from US fires...

North America

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The blazes have already burned nearly five million acres across the US West

Explainer: How this year's destructive...

How US wildfire season came to be

North America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

The governors of California and Oregon - the states worst hit in 2020 - say climate change is largely...

Facebook removes posts linking Oregon...

Facebook removes posts linking US...

North America

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Flames have destroyed thousands of homes in days

Trump to visit California as deadly...

Trump to visit California as deadly...

North America

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Trump plans to meet with the heads of California's emergency services, battling fires that have scorched...

Before US West Coast, the world's major...

Before US West Coast, the world's major...

World

Sat, Sep 12 2020

The wildfires were mostly the result of arson and directly linked to deforestation

Infographic: Half a million people flee...

Infographic: Half a million people flee...

North America

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Fanned by unusually hot, dry winds, dozens of fires are sweeping Oregon, Washington State and California,...

California battles largest-ever fire...

California battles largest-ever...

North America

Fri, Sep 11 2020

More than 2,000 homes and other buildings had burned in the fire

Scientists: Wild weather this year shows...

'Wild weather shows growing impact of...

World

Thu, Sep 10 2020

As average global temperatures have risen by about 1°C since pre-industrial times, changes in the...

Helicopters rescue dozens trapped by...

Helicopters rescue dozens trapped by...

World

Sun, Sep 6 2020

Two were severely injured and 10 had moderate injuries

Weather helps firefighters battle wildfire...

Weather helps firefighters battle wildfire...

World

Wed, Aug 26 2020

The worst fires, now the second and third largest in state history, burned in the greater San Francisco...

'Extreme' California wildfire forces...

'Extreme' California wildfire forces...

North America

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The cause of the blaze was under investigation but human activity is likely to blame, said US Forest...

Fires contained in Australian state,...

Fires contained in Australian state,...

Oceania

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Bushfires scorched more than 10 million hectares in the country's east and south, killing at least...

Australia's capital on fire alert as...

Australia's capital on fire alert as...

Oceania

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The fire in the southern tip of the Australian Capital Territory also crossed into the state of New South...

Rain offers hope in Australian bushfire...

Rain offers hope in Australian bushfire...

Oceania

Tue, Jan 14 2020

Cool weather over recent days has already given some respite for exhausted firefighters

New blazes break out as Australians...

New blazes break out as Australians...

Oceania

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Blazes have been spurred by extremely dry conditions after three years of drought in parts of NSW and...

State of emergency as California wildfires...

State of emergency as California wildfires...

North America

Mon, Oct 28 2019

The fire has spread to 30,000 acres and was only 10% contained by Sunday evening

This summer, Canada’s land of ice was...

This summer, Canada’s land of ice was...

D2

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Hundreds of wildfires, some visible from space, swept across the Arctic Circle this summer -- and as they...

Pair of California wildfires destroy...

Pair of California wildfires destroy...

North America

Sat, Oct 12 2019

Authorities ordered mandatory evacuations for hundreds of people as crews worked through the night to...

Brazil foreign minister: There is no...

Brazil foreign minister: There is no...

Latin America

Thu, Sep 12 2019

Araujo said Brazil was only responsible for 2% of global CO2 emissions