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California Wildfire Leveled Town

Most of Paradise is in ruins     By PAUL ELIAS and GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Not a single resident of Paradise can be seen anywhere in town after most of them fled the burning Northern ...

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Nine Dead in Northern California Wildfire

Fast-moving blaze devastated Paradise     By DON THOMPSON and GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A fierce wildfire in Northern California incinerated most of a town of about 30,000 people with flames that moved so fast there ...

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Pleas for Loved Ones Missing in Wildfire Flood Social Media

Anguished relatives flooded social media asking for help     By PHUONG LE, DAISY NGUYEN and DON THOMPSON, Associated Press CHICO, Calif. (AP) — People have scoured evacuation centers, called hospitals and posted desperate online pleas for help finding relatives ...

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Heroism and Escapes from Fire in California Town

“We were surrounded by fire, we were driving through fire on each side of the road,”     By DON THOMPSON and JOCELYN GECKER, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving wildfire that ravaged a Northern California town Thursday ...

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Northern California Wildfire Quadruples in Size

Fast-moving fire destroys several thousand buildings     By DON THOMPSON and JOCELYN GECKER, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that moved so fast that firefighters couldn’t hope to stop it quadrupled in size Friday after destroying several ...

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Wildfire Devastates California Town

Tens of thousands flee Paradise     By DON THOMPSON and NOAH BERGER, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they abandoned ...

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