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Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of this week’s fires. Here are seven numbers that help put them into
The city of Los Angeles is under siege from a bushfire which the city's mayor has described as the largest in its history
Gunfire caused a massive wildfire that torched tens of thousands of acres of land near Yosemite National Park, California
Another fire was contained on Tuesday evening in La Croix Valmer after burning two villas, seriously injuring one firefighter
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - Fire crews worked to save buildings and protect transportation routes Saturday after thousands of people
Wildfires are raging in the western U.S., in what has been a deadly wildfire season.
A moment of light amid of a scene of destruction.
Climate change is bringing longer and more destructive fire seasons.
  (Reporting by Jon Herskovitz in Austin, Texas, Curtis Skinner in San Francisco and Dan Whitcomb in Los Angeles; Editing
The blazes are raging amid a record-setting heat wave.