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Waterbomber Pilot Killed Fighting Australian Wildfires

By Erin Cooper SYDNEY (Reuters) A helicopter pilot died on Friday when his aircraft crashed while waterbombing rare winter bushfires in Australia that have swept across...

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Wildfires Sting California Park Tourism

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) For the past two weeks, a wildfire has forced much of Yosemite National Park in California to close, with...

Massive California Wildfire Becomes Fifth Largest in State History

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) A massive, out-of-control Northern California wildfire that destroyed 68 homes and forced thousands to flee has become the fifth...

Seventh Person Dies as Northern California Wildfires Spread

By Makini Brice (Reuters) A seventh person died in a northern California wildfire Saturday, officials said, as a couple of other fast-growing wildfires in the...

Crews Battling Deadly California Wildfire Slowed by Returning Winds

By Steve Gorman (Reuters) Crews battling a deadly wildfire in northern California faced a resurgence of gusty winds on Thursday, hampering progress they were making...

Europe Deals with Heatwave from Portugal to a Finnish Supermarket

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen HELSINKI (Reuters) Europe's heatwave gripped Spain and Portugal on Friday, as governments checked for forest fires, a Budapest game reserve fed its...
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