Watch: Hundreds airlifted away from California wildfire
More than 200 people were airlifted to safety early Sunday after a fast-moving wildfi...
California Wildfires: Fires, evacuations and smoky air across West Coast
The dozens of fires burning from Southern California to Washington State are forcing hundreds of thousands of people to The dozens of fires ...
A massive climate change reckoning in megafire-stricken California
It’s an example of something climate experts have long worried about, but which few expected to see so soon: a cascade effect, in which a series of disasters overlap, triggering or amplifying each other.
California wildfires growing bigger, moving faster than ever
Last weekend, a fire burning in California's Sierra National Forest exploded in size, trapping hundreds of Labour Day holiday campers who could only be rescued by helicopters that made a series of white-knuckle flights into the smoke.
US wildfires: Five towns destroyed in Oregon, three fatalities confirmed in California
Winds of up to 50 miles per hour (80 kilometers per hour) sent flames racing tens of miles within hours, engulfing hundreds of homes as firefighters fought at least 35 large blazes in Oregon with a collective footprint nearly twice the size of New York City.
Why does California have so many wildfires?
California, like much of the West, gets most of its moisture in the fall and winter. Its vegetation then spends much of the summer slowly drying out because of a lack of rainfall and warmer temperatures. That vegetation then serves as kindling for fires.
California governor declares state of emergency in five counties due to fire
California governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency in five counties due to wildfires. The counties included Fresno, Madera, Mariposa, San Bernardino and San Diego, the governor's office said in a statement late on Sunday.
California battles largest-ever fire in its history as eight killed in western US
The August Complex Fire became the biggest recorded blaze in Californian history on Thursday, after multiple fires in the state's northwest combined in high temperatures and winds to rip through 470,000 acres of dry vegetation. Half a million people have been evacuated in neighboring Oregon, authorities said.
SpringPeople partners with California-based Udacity to address Indian IT industry's skill gap
The training will address accelerating digital technology adoption across enterprises through in-demand technology learning paths.
Watch: Southern California crews battle 'Apple Fire'
Crews east of Los Angeles are struggling to contain the "Apple Fire." By Sunday evening, according to the state firefighting agency Cal Fire...
In visiting a charred California, Trump confronts a scientific reality he denies
Nearly two years ago, federal government scientists concluded that greenhouse gas emissions from burning fossil fuels could triple the frequency of severe fires across the Western states.
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle move into new California home
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have moved into a new family home, a representative for the couple said Thursday without providing its locati...