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  1. Firefighters during the Bobcat Fire in Los Angeles

    Firefighters make headway in subduing US western wildfires

    Crews who struggled just days ago against deadly wildfires raging unchecked across California, Oregon and Washington have now taken the offensive, ...
  2. The remains of a fire damaged hotel sit, in the aftermath of the Beachie Creek fire in Gates, Oregon

    Wildfire smoke causes record pollution in Oregon, wafts as far as Washington DC

    Air quality in five major cities in Oregon was the worst on record as the state continues to be blanketed by thick smoke from wildfires ravaging ...
  3. Smoke from wildfires covers the skyline at sunset in Seattle

    Search crews scour charred Oregon landscape, residents return to rubble as wildfires burn

    Crews were to resume searching for the dead on Sunday among blackened ruins left by massive wildfires raging in three western U.S. states, where ...
  4. Personnel encircle the collected remains of a fire victim from the Almeda fire in Phoenix, Oregon

    Search on for bodies in charred path of wildfires, Trump to visit California

    Search and rescue crews using dogs combed through neighbourhoods left in blackened ruins by massive wildfires burning across three states on ...
  5. The Creek Fire in central California has ripped through more than 140,000 acres

    Commentary: California wildfires signal arrival of a planetary fire age

    Society has organised itself around burning fossil fuels, ignoring the fire latent in living biomass, says an observer.
  6. Orange smoke blankets San Francisco, California

    Scores of wildfires scorch US West Coast, killing 15

    Dozens of extreme wind-driven wildfires swept across U.S. West Coast states on Thursday, destroying thousands of homes and killing at least seven ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: A group of firefighters look on as a house burns during the wind-driven Kincade Fire in

    How California's wildfires could spark a financial crisis

    Wildfires across the U.S. West are among the sparks from climate change that could ignite a U.S. financial crisis by damaging home values, state ...