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Seven people dead in Tennessee wildfire California wildfires: Ferocious fires evict thousands Map of Wrightwood USA  Southern California: Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge blaze, with several of them describing it as the most ferocious they have ever seen 10,000 homes evacuated from path of Sand Fire. Los Angeles California struggles to contain wildfire near Los Angeles Hundreds flee homes near Los Angeles Wildfires destroy hundreds of California homes California wildfires: Governor declares state of emergency California fires: Evacuation orders given to 13,000 California brush fires: Campers evacuated. Southern California California fire sweeps I-15 highway at Cajon pass. Southern California Hundreds evacuated in California wildfires California hit by raging wildfires California wildfires rage overnight. San Diego California wildfire 'flare-up' forces new evacuations Map of San Marcos USA  San Diego: Firefighters have beaten back parts of the nine blazes raging in southern California, allowing thousands of displaced locals to return to the area US wildfire covers ash on reservoir   California: A huge fire in and around California's Yosemite National Park has continued to spread and now covers almost 230 sq miles (600 sq km), officials... Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite Map of Yosemite National Park California
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B. 12-16 Santa Barbara evacuated as Thomas flares up again Montecito, Santa Barbara, CA, Southern California
C. 12-10 California's Thomas Fire scorches area larger than New York Ventura county, Southern California
D. 12-09 California wildfires: Governor brands fires 'new normal' Southern California
E. 12-08 California wildfires: Businesses face ruin as blaze rages Ventura County, Southern California
12-07 California wildfires: Nearly 200,000 flee amid new blaze Ventura County, San Diego
G. 10-14 California wildfires: Death toll rises as blazes continue Santa Rosa, San Francisco Bay Area
H. 10-12 California wildfires: Death toll climbs to 31 Sonoma County, San Francisco Bay Area
I. 10-11 California wildfires kill 21 including elderly couple Sonoma County, San Francisco Bay Area
J. 10-10 California fires: Scores missing as death toll rises to 15 Santa Rosa, San Francisco Bay Area

California wildfires: Death toll rises as blazes continue Map of Santa Rosa USA  San Francisco Bay Area: 40 people have died and hundreds are still missing after 6 days of wildfires that have devastated swathes of countryside California wildfires: Death toll climbs to 31   San Francisco Bay Area: Officials warned that conditions would worsen. Hundreds of people remain missing as at least 22 fires rampaged across the famous wine countr... California wildfires kill 21 including elderly couple Map of Sonoma County USA  San Francisco Bay Area: A couple who recently celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary are among the 21 dead in some of California's worst-ever wildfires California fires: Scores missing as death toll rises to 15   San Francisco Bay Area: More than 150 people are missing in wildfires that have ravaged northern California's wine region, police say Deadly wildfires sweep through wine country Map of Sonoma county USA
Santa Barbara evacuated as Thomas flares up again   Southern California: Authorities in California have issued new evacuation orders as a huge wildfire flares up again in Santa Barbara County California's Thomas Fire scorches area larger than New York   Southern California: The most destructive wildfire raging in southern California has expanded significantly, scorching an area larger than New York City California wildfires: Governor brands fires 'new normal'  Southern California: Jerry Brown said vast fires, such as the ones that have ravaged southern California in recent days, 'could happen every year or every few ye... California wildfires: Businesses face ruin as blaze rages   Southern California: Much of California's avocado crop has been destroyed by wildfires that have ripped through the southern part of the state, industry experts ... California wildfires: Nearly 200,000 flee amid new blaze Map of Ventura County USA

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  San Diego: Nearly 200,000 residents have now been evacuated due to California wildfires as crews pivot to fight a new blaze
  San Francisco Bay Area: Parts of California's wine region are being ravaged by fast-spreading fires that have killed at least 10 people

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  California: A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park has forced scores of tourists to flee during peak season and is threatening several thousand homes
Jun.30 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire Map of Yarnell Arizona  At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona while fighting the blaze threatening the town of Yarnell May.3 Major wildfires spread in California Map of Camarillo USA  Southern California: More than 3,000 firefighters are battling six major wildfires in California, the state fire agency says

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Jun.29   Obama sees Colorado wildfire destruction   US President Barack Obama has toured neighbourhoods ravaged by a wildfire which drove tens of thousands of people from their homes in a Colorado... Jun.12 Massive wildfires hit US states   Colorado: Hundreds of firefighters have joined efforts to tackle two of the biggest ever wildfires in the US states of Colorado and New Mexico

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Sep.6 Texas wildfires torch 1,000 homes   Dozens of wildfires raging in rain-starved Texas are now known to have engulfed more than 1,000 homes Jun.28 Raging fire closes Los Alamos lab
. Mountain States

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Aug.31 Heat fuelling California wildfire  Los Angeles: Firefighters tackling an intense wildfire north of Los Angeles say the blaze remains 'very dangerous'. The blaze to spread over 134 sq miles May.8 Wildfire scorches 8,600 acres
. Southern California

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Nov.16 Wildfires wreak havoc
. Southern California

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Oct.25 Bush flies over fires
. Southern California Oct.24 Bush declares major fire disaster. Washington Oct.23 500,000 flee wildfires
  Southern California: Relentless fires roared for a third day, sending residents fleeing with family members, pets and whatever prize possessions they could fit in their vehicles.    The blazes have left 2 people dead and destroyed 1,200 homes and businesses. Fierce wi...
Oct.22 Californians flee as fires rage
. Southern California

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Sep.30 Wildfire threatens 2,100 buildings
. Southern California

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Oct.29 Firefighter dies in fires
. Southern California Oct.28 Fires consume 500,000 acres  Southern California: With wildfires raging from Simi Valley to San Diego, the number of homes destroyed rose above 1,100 Oct.24 Hundreds flee fire near L.A.. Southern California

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Jun.23 Wildfires merge, form massive blaze
. Arizona Jun.13 Firefighters plan 'all-out assault'. Colorado
before year 2000
Oct. 19, 1991 Oakland hills firestorm
Map of Montclair Oakland California USA
  San Francisco Bay Area: The fire ultimately killed 25 people and injured 150 others. The 1,520 acres destroyed, included 2,843 single-family dwellings and 437 apartments

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