Tag: wildfire

One man dies as wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire forces 100,000 to...

A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads...

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders arrive for summit in France

Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday even before their leaders had gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions,...

PD calls on Malta to take leading role in protecting Amazon

Partit Demokratiku (PD) is calling for Malta to take a leading role in protecting the Amazon by joining France and Ireland in threatening to...

Number of missing in deadly California wildfire revised down, more rain...

The number of people still missing after a northern California wildfire obliterated the mountain town of Paradise, dropped to 249 on Sunday, the Butte...

Malibu threatened and nine dead from monster wildfires in California

Two monster wildfires in California, including the most destructive in state history, burned out of control on Saturday, having already killed at least nine...

Photos: Wildfire rages near Lisbon, hundreds evacuated

More than 700 firefighters backed by six aircraft battled a large wildfire in the hills around the resort areas of Cascais and Sintra near...

Portugal firefighters hope Algarve blaze fizzling out

Portuguese firefighters grew cautiously optimistic on Thursday that they have dominated a fire that has engulfed the hills of the southern Algarve tourist region,...

Greece to tear down unlicensed constructions after killer blaze

Greece will demolish thousands of illegal constructions, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday, after unlicensed building was blamed for trapping dozens of people...

Massive wildfire rages after becoming largest in California’s history

California's biggest wildfire on record raged on Tuesday as hot and windy conditions challenged thousands of fire crews battling eight major blazes burning out...

Thousands more evacuated from California’s largest wildfire

Thousands more mountain residents were evacuated from the path of California's biggest wildfire on Friday as fatigued firefighters battled gusting winds driving one of...