Climate change and mismanagement are fueling wildfires from Brazil to the US West Coast

Climate change and mismanagement are fueling wildfires from Brazil to the US West Coast

The West Coast of the United States is still deep in the throes of an epic wildfire season, with California officials warning that the record area of 3.1 million acres burned in the state so far this year is likely to keep growing. “With no significant precipitation in sight, California…

Hero helps wildfires survivor so badly burned he didn't realise she was his wife

Hero helps wildfires survivor so badly burned he didn't realise she was his wife

A man helped a survivor of the Oregon wildfire who was so badly burned, he didn’t realise it was his wife. Chris Tofte had driven to borrow a friend’s trailer last Monday so that he and his family could evacuate their home in Lyon as the Beachie Creek Fire was…

Trump Set to Visit California to Assess Damage Done By Deadly Wildfires

Trump Set to Visit California to Assess Damage Done By Deadly Wildfires

Firefighters watch the Bobcat Fire after an evacuation was ordered for the residents of Arcadia, Calif., September 13, 2020. (Patrick T. Fallon/Reuters) President Trump is set to visit California on Monday to assess the damage caused by almost 100 wildfires burning through the West that have killed at least 35…

Apocalyptic footage shows aftermath of devastating California wildfires

Apocalyptic footage shows aftermath of devastating California wildfires

Shocking video has emerged of what appeared to be a town ravaged by the devastating wildfires in California. Thousands of residents were left homeless as the lightning-caused blaze ripped through Berry Creek in the Butte County. Footage shared on social media captures the ash-filled roads, burnt homes and charred vehicles…