Flooding hits Northern California area scarred by wildfire

Flooding hits Northern California area scarred by wildfire

Authorities received reports of flooding on roads and of downed trees and utility poles.

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Rain hinders search but helps virtually extinguish California fire

Rain hinders search but helps virtually extinguish California fire

The nation’s deadliest wildfire in the past century has killed at least 84 people, and more than 560 are still unaccounted for.

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California rains could help fire fight but risk complicating search efforts

California rains could help fire fight but risk complicating search efforts

Teams continued to sift through ash and debris in the the decimated town of Paradise.

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Sheriff: California wildfire death toll rises to 79

Sheriff: California wildfire death toll rises to 79

Rain could hamper the search for victims of the nation’s deadliest wildfire in at least a century, with nearly 700 people still unaccounted for.

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Hundreds searching rubble in California for wildfire bodies as rain looms

Hundreds searching rubble in California for wildfire bodies as rain looms

The fire has destroyed more than 10,500 homes while burning 234 square miles.

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Searchers in California fires step up efforts before rain

Searchers in California fires step up efforts before rain

Rain forecast for midweek could frustrate search efforts.

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Donald Trump visits California to see aftermath of ‘this monster’

Donald Trump visits California to see aftermath of ‘this monster’

The US president described the wildfire that has left much of the town of Paradise destroyed as ‘a really, really bad one’.

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California wildfire death toll rises as number on missing list tops 1,000

California wildfire death toll rises as number on missing list tops 1,000

Eight more bodies were found, authorities confirmed on Friday.

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Search for hundreds listed as missing in California wildfires

Search for hundreds listed as missing in California wildfires

President Donald Trump will visit the region on Saturday.

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Toyota replaces burnt truck of hero nurse who saved lives in California fire

Toyota replaces burnt truck of hero nurse who saved lives in California fire

Allyn Pierce’s Tundra was burned in the blaze in Paradise.

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Dave Grohl thanked for feeding firefighters tackling California blaze

Dave Grohl thanked for feeding firefighters tackling California blaze

The Foo Fighters frontman took barbecue food to a fire station in Calabasas.

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Search for victims stepped up after deadliest wildfire in California history

Search for victims stepped up after deadliest wildfire in California history

Forty-two people have lost their lives, but the death toll is expected to rise.

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Grim search for more victims as 31 confirmed dead in California wildfires

Grim search for more victims as 31 confirmed dead in California wildfires

More than 8,000 firefighters have been battling blazes that scorched more than 325 square miles of the state.

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California wildfires: Footage gives terrifying perspective of evacuation

California wildfires: Footage gives terrifying perspective of evacuation

Forrest Woodcox lost his home to the blaze – his footage shows just what locals have been going through to escape.

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Hunt continues for victims of most destructive wildfire in Californian history

Hunt continues for victims of most destructive wildfire in Californian history

The overall death toll from the outbreak of fires at both ends of the state stood at 25 on Sunday.

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Death toll in California wildfires rises as homes left destroyed

Death toll in California wildfires rises as homes left destroyed

The number of people killed in the state’s wildfires has risen to 25.

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Death toll rises as California wildfires wreak devastation

Death toll rises as California wildfires wreak devastation

Firefighters were searching burned-out neighbourhoods after two blazes that have already destroyed 150 homes.

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At least nine dead as fire incinerates northern California town

At least nine dead as fire incinerates northern California town

Evacuation orders included the entire city of Malibu, which is home to 13,000, among them some of Hollywood’s biggest stars.

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California highway reopens after wildfire forces six-day closure

California highway reopens after wildfire forces six-day closure

Interstate 5 is the main route connecting Canada to Mexico.

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Homes evacuated as Northern California wildfire triples in size

Homes evacuated as Northern California wildfire triples in size

The blaze forced the closure of the Interstate 5 road.

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Firefighter killed battling California blaze

Firefighter killed battling California blaze

It is the sixth fatality in a matter of weeks.

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California facing worst fire season as blazes rage on

California facing worst fire season as blazes rage on

California is experiencing earlier, longer and more destructive wildfire seasons because of drought and warmer weather attributed to climate change.

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Donald Trump says he is monitoring wildfires in California

Donald Trump says he is monitoring wildfires in California

The president has been critical of the US state’s water policy.

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Biggest blaze in California history challenges firefighters

Biggest blaze in California history challenges firefighters

Thousands of people have been forced to flee as the fires exploded to nearly the size of Los Angeles.

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California’s largest ever wildfire continues to grow

California’s largest ever wildfire continues to grow

The Mendocino Complex fire north of San Francisco was still growing this week as it broke the record set eight months ago.

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Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes

Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes

The fires have destroyed hundreds of homes, killed eight people and shut down Yosemite National Park.

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More than 1,000 homes torched in California wildfires

More than 1,000 homes torched in California wildfires

The state has already spent more than a quarter of its annual fire budget.

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Homes threatened as new fire erupts in northern California

Homes threatened as new fire erupts in northern California

About 60 homes near Covelo, which is about 180 miles north of San Francisco, were ordered evacuated.

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Cop snuggles up with fawn rescued from wildfire raging in California

Cop snuggles up with fawn rescued from wildfire raging in California

Police could not leave the young animal so close to the fire without her mother so stepped in to help.

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Twin wildfires threatening 10,000 California homes

Twin wildfires threatening 10,000 California homes

Blazes are continuing to burn in the northern part of the state, where six people have died.

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Wildfires barrel toward Northern California lake towns

Wildfires barrel toward Northern California lake towns

The blazes have destroyed six homes in Lake counties and threaten 10,000 others.

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Wildfire evacuation orders in California extended to 15,000 people

Wildfire evacuation orders in California extended to 15,000 people

There are 17 fires burning across the state, where fire crews are stretched to the limit.

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Hope grows as deadly Northern California blaze slows down

Hope grows as deadly Northern California blaze slows down

Meanwhile a sixth person has died in the wildfire that has destroyed more than 500 buildings.

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Thousands flee as ‘wall of flames’ burns homes across California

Thousands flee as ‘wall of flames’ burns homes across California

A fire official said the blaze was ‘taking down everything in its path’.

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California wildfire destroys homes and forces evacuation of town

California wildfire destroys homes and forces evacuation of town

A man was arrested on suspicion of five counts of arson as firefighters battle to control the blaze.

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California fire kills one as heat stokes blazes in western states

California fire kills one as heat stokes blazes in western states

Heat spreading from southern California into parts of Arizona, Nevada and Utah threatened to worsen flames that have forced thousands to flee.

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Homes evacuated amid north California wildfires

Homes evacuated amid north California wildfires

Around 3,000 people were evacuated in Lake County.

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Five still missing after deadly floods sweep through California community

Five still missing after deadly floods sweep through California community

The number of people missing since debris-laden flash floods smashed through the community of Montecito in southern California is now five, authorities have said, down from as many as 43 yesterday.

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California wildfire now largest in state history

California wildfire now largest in state history

A wildfire which has killed two people and seared its way through cities, towns and wilderness north-west of Los Angeles has become the largest blaze ever officially recorded in California, authorities said.

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Wind warning after calm conditions help crews contain California wildfire

Wind warning after calm conditions help crews contain California wildfire

A respite from powerful winds has allowed firefighters to reach 50% containment of southern California’s enormous wildfire, but officials warned that potentially dangerous gusts would return.

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California wildfires grow in size as flames reach Rupert Murdoch vineyard

California wildfires grow in size as flames reach Rupert Murdoch vineyard

The largest and most destructive of the wildfires in southern California has grown to 140 square miles and fire officials have said the worst may be yet to come.

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Dozens unaccounted for as California wildfires finally abate

Dozens unaccounted for as California wildfires finally abate

About 60 people remain unaccounted for in the California counties of Napa and Sonoma more than a week after deadly wildfires started in the US state.

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California wildfires reach 100 miles in diameter as death toll reaches 40

California wildfires reach 100 miles in diameter as death toll reaches 40

Wildfires have raced toward wineries and the historic town of Sonoma in northern California, chasing hundreds more people from their homes and threatening to roll back firefighters’ modest gains against fires that stretched across a 100-mile swath of the US state.

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Death toll from California wildfires 'large as New York City' rises to 31

Death toll from California wildfires 'large as New York City' rises to 31

Teams with dogs have begun a grim search for more dead in parts of California wine country devastated by wildfires.

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Search for bodies starts as California wildfires death toll reaches 26

Search for bodies starts as California wildfires death toll reaches 26

Search-and-rescue teams have started looking for bodies in parts of California wine country devastated by wildfires as the death toll reached 26.

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UFC star, Henry Cujedo, burned while escaping from California wildfires

UFC star, Henry Cujedo, burned while escaping from California wildfires

UFC flyweight contender Henry Cejudo has confirmed he remains on track to fight at UFC 218 in December despite suffering burns to his foot in the deadly wildfires in California.

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WATCH: Brave sheriff's deputy drives through advancing California wildfire

WATCH: Brave sheriff's deputy drives through advancing California wildfire

Wildfires tearing through California's wine country flared up on Wednesday as authorities raised the death toll to 17 and warned the number is expected to rise.

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California wildfire death toll rises to 17

California wildfire death toll rises to 17

The blazes have also left at least 180 people injured and have destroyed more than 2,000 homes and businesses.

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Over 100 people reported missing after California wildfires

Over 100 people reported missing after California wildfires

More than 100 people have been reported missing in one county in Northern California as wildfires ravage the state.

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Wildfires force children to flee California summer camps

Wildfires force children to flee California summer camps

California wildfires are spreading quickly, threatening hundreds of homes and forcing evacuations at a summer camp where flames temporarily trapped children.

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Thousands flee as wildfires ravage northern California

Thousands flee as wildfires ravage northern California

The British Government is understood to be considering the return of independent monitors to scrutinise paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland.

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Thousands evacuated as California wildfire spreads

Thousands evacuated as California wildfire spreads

Nearly 2,000 residents were evacuated and two homes burned in a wildfire that started when three people lit a campfire in the dry foothills of Southern California's San Gabriel Mountains, authorities said.

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Wildfire's western end under control

The entire western edge of the massive wildfire burning north of Los Angeles was under control today, but the arson-caused blaze continued to move unchecked into wilderness to the east, officials said.

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California wildfire declared arson

The California wildfire that claimed the lives of two firefighters, ravaged more than 250 square miles and destroyed more than 60 homes was started deliberately, the US Forest service said today.

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Massive wildfire flares up near LA

A massive wildfire near Los Angeles has today flared up and a new evacuation order has been issued for homes in a remote canyon.

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Calfornia fears more wildfire danger

Firefighters reported progress today against a gigantic blaze on the edge of Los Angeles that might herald even greater dangers ahead.

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Wildfires threaten Los Angeles

A deadly wildfire destroyed dozens of homes as it roared through a tinder-dry Southern California forest, forced thousands of residents to flee and burned dangerously close to a vital mountaintop broadcasting complex.

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California wildfire threatens 12,000 homes

A massive wildfire raging in California nearly doubled in size overnight, threatening 12,000 homes in a 20-mile swathe of flame and smoke and surging towards a mountaintop broadcasting complex.

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