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Firefighters make gains against Los Angeles wildfire, evacuation orders lifted

Firefighters make gains against Los Angeles wildfire, evacuation orders lifted

More than 1,000 firefighters battled a deadly and fast-moving wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles on Saturday, reinforcing containment lines that allowed thousands of residents under evacuation orders ...

Berlin grapples with wildfire fears as blaze rages in central Germany

Berlin grapples with wildfire fears as blaze rages in central Germany

An ongoing dry spell has placed the German government and European Union on alert as Germany's weather service warned the conditions could continue through the next week.

Rain ends in northern California as search for wildfire victims continues

Rain ends in northern California as search for wildfire victims continues

The rains that have drenched northern California for days were forecast to diminish on Saturday, giving way to clear skies as teams continue their search for the remains of victims of the deadliest wildfire ...

Rain looms as search for California wildfire missing continues

Rain looms as search for California wildfire missing continues

Emergency services renewed their search through charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire for the nearly 1,000 people still unaccounted for ...

California searches for 1,000 missing in its deadliest fire

California searches for 1,000 missing in its deadliest fire

Forensic recovery teams pressed their search for more victims in the flame-ravaged northern California town of Paradise on Friday as authorities sought clues to the fate of about 1,000 people reported missing in the state's deadliest wildfire on record.

Dead, number of missing rise in wildfire-ravaged California town

Dead, number of missing rise in wildfire-ravaged California town

Rescue teams sifted through burned homes and vehicles on Friday for the remains of victims in the northern California town of Paradise, as the number of those missing in the state's deadliest wildfire spiked to 630 people.

At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

Search teams have recovered remains of 42 people killed by a fierce wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California ...

More than 200 still missing in California's deadliest wildfire on record

More than 200 still missing in California's deadliest wildfire on record

More than 200 people were missing early on Monday in California's deadliest and most destructive blaze on record, one of two fires raging in the state which have killed at least 31 people ...

Death toll rises to 23 in California wildfire after 14 bodies found

Death toll rises to 23 in California wildfire after 14 bodies found

The charred remains of 14 more people have been found in and around a Northern California town overrun by flames from a massive wildfire, officials said on Saturday, raising the death toll to at least 23.

Nine killed, 35 missing in California wildfire; Malibu threatened

Nine killed, 35 missing in California wildfire; Malibu threatened

Wildfires burned out of control on Friday across California, killing at least nine people in a mountain town and forcing residents to flee the upscale beach community of Malibu in the face of a monster fire storm.

Crews fight to outflank raging northern California wildfire

Crews fight to outflank raging northern California wildfire

Firefighters battled on Saturday to outflank a wildfire that has forced the closure of an interstate highway in northern California.

Firefighter dies battling northern California blaze

Firefighter dies battling northern California blaze

A firefighter has died while battling an enormous wildfire in northern California, authorities said late on Monday.