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PG&E Meets with California Governor Amid Bankruptcy Case

CEO says power cuts were well planned     By ADAM BEAM and MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s governor called the chief executive of a troubled utility to his office on Tuesday for a closed-door meeting ...

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Fact Check Reviews President Trump’s Wildfire Tweets

Professors respond to tweets with facts     By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is scorching the facts about California’s wildfires. The president in recent tweets blamed California and Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom for ...

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Paradise Survivors One Year Later

Residents return and rebuild after deadliest wildfire     By DON THOMPSON Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — There was “no way in hell” Victoria Sinclaire was rebuilding in Paradise. She’d thought she was going to die during the six ...

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Facing Flames and Risks to Photograph California Wildfires

AP photographers face risks capturing firefighting efforts     By MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ Associated Press SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) — It’s ironic, but momentarily forgetting some of my safety gear ended up saving my life. It happened as I drove ...

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Photographing Wildfires

AP photographers face risks capturing firefighting efforts     By MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ Associated Press Dressed in flame-resistant clothes, heavy boots and carrying my two cameras, I spent a few minutes walking around and surveying the scene before starting to ...

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Southern California Wildfire Evacuations Lifted

Firefighters have contained 70% of the blaze     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities lifted all evacuation orders as firefighters made progress Sunday on a large blaze that sent thousands fleeing homes and farms northwest ...

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Winds Make Fighting the Maria Fire a Pitched Battle

Fire has burned 15 square miles     By JOHN ANTCZAK Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crews fought a pitched battle against the last remaining large wildfire in Southern California as the stubborn flames threatened nearly 2,000 homes and ...

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National Significant Wildfire Outlook: November

Most states will remain out of fire season in November     Forest Service – National Interagency Fire Service This product provides outlooks for the current month, the month following and a seasonal look at the two months beyond that. ...

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Video: Jurupa Valley Fire

Fire quickly grew to over 300 acres     ONSCENE TV – 10.31.2019 | 12:39 AM | JURUPA VALLEY – A vegetation fire possibly caused by a pursuit crash burned more than 300 acres, early Thursday morning. Authorities responded to ...

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New Fires in Southern California Burn More Homes

Fast-moving fire spread into San Bernardino neighborhoods   A firefighter sprays water as flames from the Hillside fire consume a residence in San Bernardino, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. The blaze, which ignited during red flag fire

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