Hundreds of firefighters from across the state were being deployed to Northern California on Wednesday, where hot, windy conditions renewed the threat of fire in the region.
Wildfires around the Middle East triggered by a heatwave in the region have killed two people and forced thousands to leave their homes.
Northern California’s wine country is on fire again as strong winds fanned flames in the already scorched region, prompting evacuation orders involving more than 50,000 people.
An enormous wildfire that churned through mountains north-east of Los Angeles and into the Mojave Desert was still threatening homes on Monday and was one of more than two dozen major fires burning across California.
Smoke from dozens of wildfires in the western US is stretching clear across the country and even pushing into Mexico, Canada and Europe.
Dangerously dirty air caused by wildfires on the west coast of the United States is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people already shut away by the coronavirus pandemic from enjoying a walk or trip to the park.
Deadly wildfires on the west coast of the US are dividing President Donald Trump and the states’ Democratic leaders over how to prevent blazes from becoming more frequent and destructive.
Wildfires that have killed at least 35 people, caused massive damage and enveloped many parts of the US west coast in smoke have focused attention on climate change as Donald Trump prepares to visit California.
Nearly all of those reported missing in wildfires that have killed at least 33 people in the US have been accounted for, according to authorities.
At least 31 people have died as wildfires continue to rage across the West Coast of the United States.
Easing winds and a rise in humidity have helped firefighters battle massive blazes in Oregon that have taken a deadly toll across the US state.
Hundreds of firefighters battled two large wildfires on Friday that threatened to merge near the most populated part of Oregon as the governor said dozens of people are missing in other parts of the state.
Hundreds of firefighters, aided by helicopters dropping fire retardant and water, battled two large wildfires that threatened to merge near the most populated part of the US state of Oregon, including the suburbs of Portland.
At least 10 people have died and 16 are missing as a Northern California wildfire continues to wreak havoc.
Numerous wildfires are burning in Oregon’s forested valleys and along the coast, destroying hundreds of homes and causing mass evacuations.
Three people have died in a California wildfire which has forced thousands of people to flee their homes.
Greek firefighters backed by water-dropping aircraft are battling a string of wildfires near Athens and in other parts of the country.
Wildfires are raging unchecked across parts of western United States amid gusty and dry conditions.
More than a dozen California firefighters trying to protect a fire station in rugged mountains were overrun by flames on Tuesday, leaving several injured.
Wildfires have burned a record 2 million acres in California this year, with the US Forest Service announcing the closure of all eight national forests in the southern half of the state.
Rescuers in military helicopters airlifted 207 people to safety over the weekend after an explosive wildfire trapped them in a popular camping area in California’s Sierra National Forest.
Brian May has revealed that Queen has been asked to play a Live Aid-style benefit concert in aid of the victims of the deadly Australian wildfires.
Sir Elton John has pledged one million dollars of support to help with the response to the deadly Australian wildfires crisis.
The number of wildfires across the north-east has increased more than five-fold in a year, latest figures have revealed.
Fire chiefs have urged members of the public to be aware of the risk of wildfires this weekend.
Singer Robin Thicke’s house has been destroyed by the wildfires in California.
An impressive and incredibly daunting weather warning from The Weather Channel’s AMHQ show has gone viral on Twitter.
Celebrities have shared their fears as a raging wildfire spread towards their homes and triggered a new wave of evacuations in a wealthy California community.
Several US stars including Chrissy Teigen, Paris Hilton and Chelsea Handler have evacuated their homes because of wildfires – which also reached part of a winery owned by Rupert Murdoch.