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A map of all the major fires still burning in California.

Here’s a map of the wildfires currently raging throughout the state of California

Strong winds paired with a fall heat wave made for a dangerous combination, as devastating California wildfires prompt evacuations and destroy homes.
A photograph showing the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County from cameras located 85 miles away on top of the Sutro Tower in San Francisco.

The devastating Kincade Fire in California’s Sonoma County is now so big that it can be seen more than 85 miles away in San Francisco

The Kincade Fire has scorched more than 76,138 acres of land, destroying 189 structures, 86 of those residential.
LeBron James.

LeBron James sent a taco truck to the base camp of first responders fighting the California wildfires

LeBron James said he appreciated the bravery of first-responders fighting the Getty Fire that forced James and his family from their home.

Photos show the raging destruction of California’s wildfires

The Kincade Fire has burned 66,000 acres in Sonoma County, California. It's the biggest of many blazes burning across the state.
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I thought I’d escaped the California wildfires unscathed, but a few months later I realized that wasn’t the case — I’d made a ...

I didn't discover a layer of ash in my home until after my homeowner's insurance policy's 90-day window had closed, and I lost out on a lot of money.
The conditions that enabled the fires, said the ex-CEO and experts, were the result of climate change.

Climate change just claimed its first bankruptcy — PG&E succumbs to fallout from the world’s most expensive natural disaster of 2018

Fires that claimed thousands of acres and hundreds of deaths has now all but destroyed the San Francisco utility, buckling under $52 billion in debt.

PG&E’s $30 billion in potential liabilities is worrying debt holders who fear they won’t be paid

Trading figures for PG&E signal that investors fear losses as a result of the company's exposure to $30 billion in liabilities for its role in the fire.
A group of US Forest Service firefighters monitor a back fire while battling to save homes at the Camp Fire in Paradise, California.

YouTube is teeming with conspiracy theories about the California wildfires. Here’s what really may have caused the flames.

Conspiracy theorists have posited some outlandish theories on YouTube about the origin of the California wildfires.

A contagious virus is infecting people at California evacuation shelters amid the state’s most destructive wildfire in history

The norovirus, a contagious gastrointestinal illness, sickened at least 145 people at evacuation shelters for the Camp Fire in Northern California.
Pink and Carey Hart in 2018.

Pink’s husband Carey Hart defends the 2nd amendment after posting a controversial image warning ‘looters will be shot’ during the Ca...

Carey Hart posted a photo of a group of men with guns and a sign threatening that "looters will be shot on site."