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Firefighters gaining edge in California wildfires that have killed at least 40

SANTA ROSA (Reuters) – Firefighters began gaining ground on wildfires that killed at least 40 people in the past week, the deadliest blazes in California’s history, as winds eased and searchers combed charred ruins for more victims with hundreds still missing. Two of the three most destructive Northern California fires …

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Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) – Fierce winds were expected to stir wildfires and test firefighters on Saturday in Northern California where the most lethal outbreak of wildfires in state history has killed 35 people and forced more than 90,000 residents from their homes. The wind-driven blazes, which erupted on Sunday night …

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California wildfires rage with record death toll expected to climb

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) – Fire officials reported further headway on Friday against devastating blazes in Northern California’s wine country but said the death toll of 34, already a record for the state, would likely climb higher with more than 250 people missing. Even as firefighters gained enough ground for authorities …

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California woman rescues horses, yaks and cows from deadly wildfires

(Reuters) – The acrid smell of smoke borne on hurricane-strength winds greeted horse trainer Rebecca Cushman before dawn, her phone ringing repeatedly as people frantically sought help saving their animals from California’s deadly wildfires. It was still dark on Monday morning when Cushman, 41, set out from her farm west …

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