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  • List of missing in fire includes many in their 80s and 90s

    List of missing in fire includes many in their 80s and 90s

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-11-14 06:28:31 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:19 PM EST2018-11-14 20:19:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Jim Clark visits what is left of his home that was demolished by the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. "When the disaster's over it's about saving the life that's left," said Clark, who came up with an anima...(AP Photo/John Locher). Jim Clark visits what is left of his home that was demolished by the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. "When the disaster's over it's about saving the life that's left," said Clark, who came up with an anima...
    Five days after the deadliest wildfire in California history, more than 1,000 people were at more than a half-dozen shelters set up for evacuees.Full Story
    Five days after the deadliest wildfire in California history, more than 1,000 people were at more than a half-dozen shelters set up for evacuees.Full Story
  • The Latest: Fire looting suspects arrested in N. California

    The Latest: Fire looting suspects arrested in N. California

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 11:07 AM EST2018-11-14 16:07:01 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:51 PM EST2018-11-14 19:51:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A search and rescue workers search for human remains at a burned out trailer park from the Camp fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. The deadliest, most destructive blaze in California history has killed multiple pe...(AP Photo/John Locher). A search and rescue workers search for human remains at a burned out trailer park from the Camp fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. The deadliest, most destructive blaze in California history has killed multiple pe...
    7:45 a.m. A fire official says fire crews aided by cooler weather and diminishing winds have managed to slow the spread of a massive Northern California blaze that killed at least 48 people.Full Story
    7:45 a.m. A fire official says fire crews aided by cooler weather and diminishing winds have managed to slow the spread of a massive Northern California blaze that killed at least 48 people.Full Story
  • 3rd body reportedly found in Southern California fire zone

    3rd body reportedly found in Southern California fire zone

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:18 AM EST2018-11-14 06:18:30 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:51 PM EST2018-11-14 19:51:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Roger Kelton searches through the remains of his mother-in-law's home leveled by the Woolsey Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in the southern California city of Agoura Hills.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Roger Kelton searches through the remains of his mother-in-law's home leveled by the Woolsey Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in the southern California city of Agoura Hills.
    People are returning to some neighborhoods evacuated during the devastating Southern California wildfire but officials say the threat is far from over.Full Story
    People are returning to some neighborhoods evacuated during the devastating Southern California wildfire but officials say the threat is far from over.Full Story
  • Scientists: Wind, drought worsen fires, not bad management

    Scientists: Wind, drought worsen fires, not bad management

    Monday, November 12 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-11-12 18:20:09 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:04 PM EST2018-11-14 19:04:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File). Flames climb trees as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.(AP Photo/Noah Berger, File). Flames climb trees as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.
    Scientists: Wind and drought to blame for deadly California wildfires, not forest management.Full Story
    Scientists: Wind and drought to blame for deadly California wildfires, not forest management.Full Story
  • Identifying wildfire dead: DNA, and likely older methods too

    Identifying wildfire dead: DNA, and likely older methods too

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:18 PM EST2018-11-14 00:18:15 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:04 PM EST2018-11-14 19:04:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A search and rescue workers searches a car for human remains at a trailer park burned out from the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). A search and rescue workers searches a car for human remains at a trailer park burned out from the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.
    Authorities doing the somber work of identifying the victims of California's deadliest wildfire are drawing on leading-edge DNA technology, but experts say older scientific techniques and deduction could also come...Full Story
    Authorities doing the somber work of identifying the victims of California's deadliest wildfire are drawing on leading-edge DNA technology, but experts say older scientific techniques and deduction could also come into play.Full Story
  • Houston skyscrapers may have worsened Hurricane Harvey rain

    Houston skyscrapers may have worsened Hurricane Harvey rain

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:10 PM EST2018-11-14 18:10:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:04 PM EST2018-11-14 19:04:08 GMT
    Research show how in different ways humans made recent hurricanes even wetter.Full Story
    Research show how in different ways humans made recent hurricanes even wetter.Full Story
  • IAEA urges quick plan on Fukushima radioactive water cleanup

    IAEA urges quick plan on Fukushima radioactive water cleanup

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:18 AM EST2018-11-13 14:18:53 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:54 AM EST2018-11-14 09:54:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team leader Christophe Xerri, Director of the IAEA's Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Technology, listens to a question during a press conference on a review Japan's decommiss...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team leader Christophe Xerri, Director of the IAEA's Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Technology, listens to a question during a press conference on a review Japan's decommiss...
    Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency have urged the operator of Japan's tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant to urgently decide on a plan to dispose of massive amounts of radioactive water stored...Full Story
    Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency have urged the operator of Japan's tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant to urgently decide on a plan to dispose of massive amounts of radioactive water stored in tanks on the compound.Full Story
  • Japan's economy shrank in July-September as trade falls

    Japan's economy shrank in July-September as trade falls

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-11-14 03:38:40 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-14 09:49:23 GMT
    The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September, as consumer spending, investment and exports fell.Full Story
    The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September, as consumer spending, investment and exports fell.Full Story
  • Sheriff: California wildfire's death toll rises to 48

    Sheriff: California wildfire's death toll rises to 48

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-11-13 05:49:01 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:25 AM EST2018-11-14 06:25:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Chris and Nancy Brown embrace while searching through the remains of their home, leveled by the Camp Fire, in Paradise, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. As the fire approached, Nancy Brown escaped from the home with her 2-year-...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Chris and Nancy Brown embrace while searching through the remains of their home, leveled by the Camp Fire, in Paradise, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. As the fire approached, Nancy Brown escaped from the home with her 2-year-...
    More than a dozen coroner search and recovery teams looked for human remains from a Northern California wildfire that killed at least 42.Full Story
    More than a dozen coroner search and recovery teams looked for human remains from a Northern California wildfire that killed at least 42.Full Story
  • Trump calls on Florida Democrat to concede, implies fraud

    Trump calls on Florida Democrat to concede, implies fraud

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:08 AM EST2018-11-13 08:08:18 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:24 AM EST2018-11-14 06:24:12 GMT
    (C.M. Guerrero/Miami Herald via AP). Miami-Dade Election Center supervisors recount the ballots and are already halfway through the recount total on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.(C.M. Guerrero/Miami Herald via AP). Miami-Dade Election Center supervisors recount the ballots and are already halfway through the recount total on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.
    Florida's election recount of its Senate and governor's races is chugging along as more irregularities are uncovered.Full Story
    Florida's election recount of its Senate and governor's races is chugging along as more irregularities are uncovered.Full Story
  • Cyrus, Hemsworth donate $500K after losing home in wildfire

    Cyrus, Hemsworth donate $500K after losing home in wildfire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:50 PM EST2018-11-13 18:50:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:20 AM EST2018-11-14 05:20:22 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, FIle). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Miley Cyrus, left, and Liam Hemsworth arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Though Cyrus and Hemsworth lost their home in the deadly wildfire ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, FIle). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Miley Cyrus, left, and Liam Hemsworth arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Though Cyrus and Hemsworth lost their home in the deadly wildfire ...
    Though Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth lost their home in the deadly wildfire blazing California, they are donating $500,000 to The Malibu Foundation through Cyrus' charity, The Happy Hippie Foundation.Full Story
    Though Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth lost their home in the deadly wildfire blazing California, they are donating $500,000 to The Malibu Foundation through Cyrus' charity, The Happy Hippie Foundation.Full Story
  • PG&E sued over massive Northern California wildfire

    PG&E sued over massive Northern California wildfire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:58 PM EST2018-11-14 02:58:42 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:59 PM EST2018-11-14 03:59:22 GMT
    People who lost homes in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Tuesday, accusing the utility of negligence and blaming it for the fire.Full Story
    People who lost homes in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Tuesday, accusing the utility of negligence and blaming it for the fire.Full Story
  • Southern California wildfire roars to life in wilderness

    Southern California wildfire roars to life in wilderness

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:58 AM EST2018-11-13 05:58:57 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:30 PM EST2018-11-14 03:30:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A home stands alone, at left, among the devastation left behind by a wildfire Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Malibu, Calif.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A home stands alone, at left, among the devastation left behind by a wildfire Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Malibu, Calif.
    Returning Santa Ana winds have firefighters grappling to corral a devastating Southern California wildfire and hoping new blazes won't erupt.Full Story
    Returning Santa Ana winds have firefighters grappling to corral a devastating Southern California wildfire and hoping new blazes won't erupt.Full Story
  • The Latest: Sheriff: Death toll raises to 48 in wildfire

    The Latest: Sheriff: Death toll raises to 48 in wildfire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-11-13 19:39:01 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:42 PM EST2018-11-14 02:42:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). News reporters stand in an area burned by a wildfire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). News reporters stand in an area burned by a wildfire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.
    President Donald Trump says there are more victims of the California wildfires "than anybody would ever even think possible".Full Story
    President Donald Trump says there are more victims of the California wildfires "than anybody would ever even think possible".Full Story
  • Glamour magazine honors Teigen, Monae, Gonzalez and Raisman

    Glamour magazine honors Teigen, Monae, Gonzalez and Raisman

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:09 PM EST2018-11-13 17:09:09 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:38 PM EST2018-11-14 01:38:54 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP). Political advisor Huma Abedin, left, Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour and producer Wendi Deng Murdoch attend the Glamour Women of the Year Awards at Spring Studios on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP). Political advisor Huma Abedin, left, Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour and producer Wendi Deng Murdoch attend the Glamour Women of the Year Awards at Spring Studios on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in New York.
    'Game changers, rule breakers and trailblazers' like Chrissy Teigen, Janelle Monae, Emma Gonzalez and Aly Raisman celebrated at Glamour Women of the Year Awards.Full Story
    'Game changers, rule breakers and trailblazers' like Chrissy Teigen, Janelle Monae, Emma Gonzalez and Aly Raisman celebrated at Glamour Women of the Year Awards.Full Story
  • Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

    Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

    Monday, November 12 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-11-13 01:48:09 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:49 PM EST2018-11-13 22:49:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire-ravaged property is seen through the inside of a burned vehicle Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Malibu, Calif. Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby says he expects further damage assessments to show that hundred...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire-ravaged property is seen through the inside of a burned vehicle Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Malibu, Calif. Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby says he expects further damage assessments to show that hundred...
    Hollywood cut back on the glamor trappings of movie premieres as a wildfire burned or imperiled the homes of celebrities and others.Full Story
    Hollywood cut back on the glamor trappings of movie premieres as a wildfire burned or imperiled the homes of celebrities and others.Full Story
  • Grim calculus: Coroners search for those killed in wildfire

    Grim calculus: Coroners search for those killed in wildfire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-13 05:39:50 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:07 PM EST2018-11-13 20:07:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A member of the Sacramento County Coroner's office looks for human remains in the rubble of a house burned at the Camp Fire, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). A member of the Sacramento County Coroner's office looks for human remains in the rubble of a house burned at the Camp Fire, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.
    The blue of an unfurled body bag has become a gut-wrenching splash of color in this apocalyptic landscape of loss and despair as pressure mounts to account for the hundreds of missing after a wildfire roared...Full Story
    The blue of an unfurled body bag has become a gut-wrenching splash of color in this apocalyptic landscape of loss and despair as pressure mounts to account for the hundreds of missing after a wildfire roared through Paradise.Full Story
  • 2 tremors hit near Greek island within 7 minutes

    2 tremors hit near Greek island within 7 minutes

    Sunday, November 4 2018 4:14 AM EST2018-11-04 09:14:39 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-11-13 16:14:36 GMT
    Two new aftershocks have hit the western Greek island of Zakynthos, the Athens Institute of Geodynamics reports.Full Story
    Two new aftershocks have hit the western Greek island of Zakynthos, the Athens Institute of Geodynamics reports.Full Story
  • Utility emailed woman about problems 1 day before fire

    Utility emailed woman about problems 1 day before fire

    Monday, November 12 2018 6:38 PM EST2018-11-12 23:38:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-11-13 16:09:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Banda). Private security guards block the road in Pulga, Calif., Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, to where investigators were trying to determine how the deadly Camp Fire started in Northern California that destroyed the town of Paradise. With th...(AP Photo/Peter Banda). Private security guards block the road in Pulga, Calif., Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, to where investigators were trying to determine how the deadly Camp Fire started in Northern California that destroyed the town of Paradise. With th...
    A woman who owns property near where a deadly wildfire started in Northern California says utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co. emailed her last week about problems that were causing sparks.Full Story
    A woman who owns property near where a deadly wildfire started in Northern California says utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co. emailed her last week about problems that were causing sparks.Full Story
  • Fires put pressure on California utilities despite new law

    Fires put pressure on California utilities despite new law

    Monday, November 12 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-11-13 01:48:20 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:09 AM EST2018-11-13 10:09:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Power transmission lines crest a hilltop above Camp Creek Road, the point of origin of the Camp Fire, in Pulga, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Power transmission lines crest a hilltop above Camp Creek Road, the point of origin of the Camp Fire, in Pulga, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    California utilities again are facing severe financial pressures from the possibility that their equipment sparked catastrophic wildfires, including two now burning at either end of the state.Full Story
    California utilities again are facing severe financial pressures from the possibility that their equipment sparked catastrophic wildfires, including two now burning at either end of the state.Full Story
  • New blazes fan fresh fears in California as some return home

    New blazes fan fresh fears in California as some return home

    Monday, November 12 2018 12:31 AM EST2018-11-12 05:31:38 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:55 AM EST2018-11-13 05:55:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A firefighting DC-10 makes a fire retardant drop over a wildfire in the mountains near Malibu Canyon Road in Malibu, Calif. on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. Strong Santa Ana winds have returned to Southern California, fanning a huge ...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A firefighting DC-10 makes a fire retardant drop over a wildfire in the mountains near Malibu Canyon Road in Malibu, Calif. on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. Strong Santa Ana winds have returned to Southern California, fanning a huge ...
    The growth and destructive power of a Southern California wildfire have been slowed to a crawl.Full Story
    The growth and destructive power of a Southern California wildfire have been slowed to a crawl.Full Story
  • Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

    Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

    Monday, November 12 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-11-12 05:28:43 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-11-13 05:54:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Deputy Coroner Justin Sponhaltz, right, of the Mariposa County Sheriff's Office, carries a bag with human remains found at a burned out home at the Camp Fire, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). Deputy Coroner Justin Sponhaltz, right, of the Mariposa County Sheriff's Office, carries a bag with human remains found at a burned out home at the Camp Fire, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.
    As wildfires continued to rage on both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: six more dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll there to 29.Full Story
    As wildfires continued to rage on both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: six more dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll there to 29.Full Story
  • The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles

    The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:48 PM EST2018-11-13 02:48:38 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-11-13 05:25:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Fire crews clear rubble from the road near a building burned in the Camp Fire, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). Fire crews clear rubble from the road near a building burned in the Camp Fire, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Paradise, Calif.
    Authorities have reported 13 more fatalities from a blaze in Northern California that destroyed a town, bringing the total death toll so far to 42 and making it the deadliest wildfire in recorded state history.Full Story
    Authorities have reported 13 more fatalities from a blaze in Northern California that destroyed a town, bringing the total death toll so far to 42 and making it the deadliest wildfire in recorded state history.Full Story
  • The Latest: Gillum angry about emailed votes, Trump tweet

    The Latest: Gillum angry about emailed votes, Trump tweet

    Monday, November 12 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-12 15:19:09 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 9:09 PM EST2018-11-13 02:09:24 GMT
    (Carl Juste/Miami Herald via AP). Crowd of protestors gather outside the Broward County of Supervisor of Elections Office as the statewide election recount is underway while ballots for governor, Senate, Agricultural Commission were run through scannin...(Carl Juste/Miami Herald via AP). Crowd of protestors gather outside the Broward County of Supervisor of Elections Office as the statewide election recount is underway while ballots for governor, Senate, Agricultural Commission were run through scannin...
    Gov. Rick Scott wants a judge to order law enforcement to impound Broward County's voting machines and ballots when they're not being used during the Florida recount.Full Story
    Gov. Rick Scott wants a judge to order law enforcement to impound Broward County's voting machines and ballots when they're not being used during the Florida recount.Full Story
  • Gerard Butler's house 'half-gone,' others await fire's toll

    Gerard Butler's house 'half-gone,' others await fire's toll

    Sunday, November 11 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-11-12 00:38:30 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 8:49 PM EST2018-11-13 01:49:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A Buddha statue stands among the damage caused by a wildfire at a home Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Malibu, Calif. Scores of houses from ranch homes to celebrities' mansions burned in a pair of wildfires that stretched ac...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A Buddha statue stands among the damage caused by a wildfire at a home Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Malibu, Calif. Scores of houses from ranch homes to celebrities' mansions burned in a pair of wildfires that stretched ac...
    Gerard Butler and "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Camille Grammer Meyer are among the celebrities whose homes have been damaged or destroyed in a Southern California wildfire.Full Story
    Gerard Butler and "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Camille Grammer Meyer are among the celebrities whose homes have been damaged or destroyed in a Southern California wildfire.Full Story
  • Harrowing escapes, heartbreaking loss in Northern California

    Harrowing escapes, heartbreaking loss in Northern California

    Sunday, November 11 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-11-11 15:58:35 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 11:02 AM EST2018-11-12 16:02:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Elias). Cathy Fallon sits near her dog Shiloh, a 2-year-old golden retriever, whose face was burned in the fire in Paradise, Calif. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Shiloh needs veterinarian treatment. But she can't leave her property because au...(AP Photo/Paul Elias). Cathy Fallon sits near her dog Shiloh, a 2-year-old golden retriever, whose face was burned in the fire in Paradise, Calif. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Shiloh needs veterinarian treatment. But she can't leave her property because au...
    Residents recount harrowing escapes and heartbreaking loss in deadly Northern California wildfire.Full Story
    Residents recount harrowing escapes and heartbreaking loss in deadly Northern California wildfire.Full Story
  • Rescues, not firefight, prove emotional for firefighters

    Rescues, not firefight, prove emotional for firefighters

    Sunday, November 11 2018 1:01 AM EST2018-11-11 06:01:22 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:04 AM EST2018-11-12 15:04:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighters plan their operations while battling the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.  The blaze that started Thursday outside the hilly town of Paradise has grown and destroyed more than 6,700 buildin...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighters plan their operations while battling the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. The blaze that started Thursday outside the hilly town of Paradise has grown and destroyed more than 6,700 buildin...
    The fire that leveled a Northern California town roared in so fast that for the first 24 hours, there was no firefight at all _ just rescues.Full Story
    The fire that leveled a Northern California town roared in so fast that for the first 24 hours, there was no firefight at all _ just rescues.Full Story
  • Death toll rises in California wildfire, matching deadliest

    Death toll rises in California wildfire, matching deadliest

    Sunday, November 11 2018 1:08 AM EST2018-11-11 06:08:18 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:31 AM EST2018-11-12 05:31:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Abandoned cars, scorched by the wildfire, line Pearson Rd. in Paradise, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Not much is left in Paradise after a ferocious wildfire roared through the Northern California town as residents fled an...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Abandoned cars, scorched by the wildfire, line Pearson Rd. in Paradise, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Not much is left in Paradise after a ferocious wildfire roared through the Northern California town as residents fled an...
    Sheriff's investigators have begun the grim task of identifying the dead from a massive Northern California fire that is already the third-deadliest on record in the state.Full Story
    Sheriff's investigators have begun the grim task of identifying the dead from a massive Northern California fire that is already the third-deadliest on record in the state.Full Story
  • Winds cause flare-ups of big Southern California wildfire

    Winds cause flare-ups of big Southern California wildfire

    Sunday, November 11 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-11-11 05:18:55 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:20 AM EST2018-11-12 05:20:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). The charred remains of the burned out home are seen in Malibu, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.   Officials took advantage of temporarily calm conditions Saturday to assess damage from the blaze that's burned 109 square mile...(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). The charred remains of the burned out home are seen in Malibu, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Officials took advantage of temporarily calm conditions Saturday to assess damage from the blaze that's burned 109 square mile...
    Southern Californians got to take a breath amid two wildfires that have left two dead and destroyed scores of homes. Now the winds will blow again.Full Story
    Southern Californians got to take a breath amid two wildfires that have left two dead and destroyed scores of homes. Now the winds will blow again.Full Story
  • Homeowners - famous and not - await word of wildfire's toll

    Homeowners - famous and not - await word of wildfire's toll

    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:57 PM EST2018-11-10 20:57:53 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 5:49 PM EST2018-11-11 22:49:34 GMT
    (AP Photo). This combination photo shows celebrities, top row from left, Scott Baio, Guillermo del Toro, Caitlyn Jenner and bottom row from left, Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano and Rainn Wilson, who have been forced to evacuate their homes due to a fast...(AP Photo). This combination photo shows celebrities, top row from left, Scott Baio, Guillermo del Toro, Caitlyn Jenner and bottom row from left, Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano and Rainn Wilson, who have been forced to evacuate their homes due to a fast...
    Rich or not, famous or not, there was no reprieve from California's fast-moving wildfires that have claimed homes and lives.Full Story
    Rich or not, famous or not, there was no reprieve from California's fast-moving wildfires that have claimed homes and lives.Full Story
  • The Latest: Sheriff: 110 people missing in N. California

    The Latest: Sheriff: 110 people missing in N. California

    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-11-10 20:47:50 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-11-11 16:04:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A firefighter sprays water on a controlled burn at a wildfire, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Magalia, Calif.(AP Photo/John Locher). A firefighter sprays water on a controlled burn at a wildfire, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Magalia, Calif.
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered residents to leave four small communities southeast of a town leveled by a deadly wildfire.Full Story
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered residents to leave four small communities southeast of a town leveled by a deadly wildfire.Full Story
  • Death toll in Northern California wildfire rises to 23

    Death toll in Northern California wildfire rises to 23

    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:38 AM EST2018-11-10 05:38:12 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 1:13 AM EST2018-11-11 06:13:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Cathy Fallon reacts as she stands near the charred remains of her home, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. "I'll be darned if I'm going to let those horses burn in the fire," said Fallon, who stayed on her property to pro...(AP Photo/John Locher). Cathy Fallon reacts as she stands near the charred remains of her home, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. "I'll be darned if I'm going to let those horses burn in the fire," said Fallon, who stayed on her property to pro...
    The most destructive wildfire in California history wiped out a Sierra Nevada foothill town founded in the 1800s in less than a day.Full Story
    The most destructive wildfire in California history wiped out a Sierra Nevada foothill town founded in the 1800s in less than a day.Full Story
  • AP News Guide: Fires blaze on 2 ends of California, kill 25

    AP News Guide: Fires blaze on 2 ends of California, kill 25

    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:48 PM EST2018-11-10 20:48:13 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 1:02 AM EST2018-11-11 06:02:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Roger Bloxberg, right, and his wife Anne hug as they watch a wildfire on a hill top near their home Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in West Hills, Calif.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Roger Bloxberg, right, and his wife Anne hug as they watch a wildfire on a hill top near their home Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in West Hills, Calif.
    Devastating California wildfires pushed into new territory Saturday, as firefighters worked to contain blazes that already have claimed at least 11 lives, destroyed thousands of homes and scorched hundreds of...Full Story
    Devastating California wildfires pushed into new territory Saturday, as firefighters worked to contain blazes that already have claimed at least 11 lives, destroyed thousands of homes and scorched hundreds of thousands of acres.Full Story
  • 2 dead, homes destroyed in Southern California wildfires

    2 dead, homes destroyed in Southern California wildfires

    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-11-10 05:48:28 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-11-11 05:21:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A helicopter drops water on a brush fire behind homes during the Woolsey Fire in Malibu, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. A fast-moving wildfire in Southern California has scorched a historic movie site recently used by the HBO...(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A helicopter drops water on a brush fire behind homes during the Woolsey Fire in Malibu, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. A fast-moving wildfire in Southern California has scorched a historic movie site recently used by the HBO...
    Firefighters hope a narrow window of calm will give them a chance to block Southern California wildfires that are marching on a path of destruction toward the sea.Full Story
    Firefighters hope a narrow window of calm will give them a chance to block Southern California wildfires that are marching on a path of destruction toward the sea.Full Story
  • Teacher: Bus drivers evacuated students amid California fire

    Teacher: Bus drivers evacuated students amid California fire

    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:59 AM EST2018-11-10 05:59:04 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 5:52 PM EST2018-11-10 22:52:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The burned remains of the Paradise Elementary school is seen Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. Blocks and blocks of homes and businesses in the Northern California town have been destroyed by a wildfire. Parts of th...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The burned remains of the Paradise Elementary school is seen Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. Blocks and blocks of homes and businesses in the Northern California town have been destroyed by a wildfire. Parts of th...
    A Northern California science teacher says heroic bus drivers arrived at schools to help evacuate students as a wildfire approached.Full Story
    A Northern California science teacher says heroic bus drivers arrived at schools to help evacuate students as a wildfire approached.Full Story
  • With loved ones missing after fire, pleas flood social media

    With loved ones missing after fire, pleas flood social media

    Friday, November 9 2018 6:07 PM EST2018-11-09 23:07:33 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 5:52 PM EST2018-11-10 22:52:39 GMT
    (Diane Forsman via AP). In this undated family photo shows Jean Forsman. A New Hampshire woman says she and her brother are frantically trying to get information about  Forsman, their 83-year-old mother, who lives in the California town of Magalia near...(Diane Forsman via AP). In this undated family photo shows Jean Forsman. A New Hampshire woman says she and her brother are frantically trying to get information about Forsman, their 83-year-old mother, who lives in the California town of Magalia near...
    A day after a Northern California wildfire forced tens of thousands to evacuate, dozens of people are unaccounted for and relatives are flooding social media with desperate pleas for help finding them.Full Story
    A day after a Northern California wildfire forced tens of thousands to evacuate, dozens of people are unaccounted for and relatives are flooding social media with desperate pleas for help finding them.Full Story
  • The Latest: Trump threatens to withhold federal payments

    The Latest: Trump threatens to withhold federal payments

    Friday, November 9 2018 3:37 PM EST2018-11-09 20:37:41 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:25 PM EST2018-11-10 20:25:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Flames climb trees as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they aband...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Flames climb trees as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they aband...
    A Northern California sheriff says authorities are trying to confirm reports that more than five people died when a wildfire devastated the town of Paradise.Full Story
    A Northern California sheriff says authorities are trying to confirm reports that more than five people died when a wildfire devastated the town of Paradise.Full Story
  • Wildfire torches famed movie site, sends celebrities fleeing

    Wildfire torches famed movie site, sends celebrities fleeing

    Friday, November 9 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-11-09 22:28:22 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 1:19 PM EST2018-11-10 18:19:25 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Caitlyn Jenner arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A fast-moving wildfire in Southern California has scorched a historic movie site recentl...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Caitlyn Jenner arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A fast-moving wildfire in Southern California has scorched a historic movie site recentl...
    Several celebrities are among thousands being forced to flee their homes as a massive wildfire continues to burn through Northern and Southern California communities.Full Story
    Several celebrities are among thousands being forced to flee their homes as a massive wildfire continues to burn through Northern and Southern California communities.Full Story
  • Rams cancel practice for fire; 20 players, coaches evacuate

    Rams cancel practice for fire; 20 players, coaches evacuate

    Friday, November 9 2018 4:37 PM EST2018-11-09 21:37:28 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-11-10 16:09:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A police officer directs traffic at a checkpoint in front of an advancing wildfire Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has also ordered evacuation of some communities in the pat...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A police officer directs traffic at a checkpoint in front of an advancing wildfire Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has also ordered evacuation of some communities in the pat...
    The Los Angeles Rams have canceled practice after a wildfire forced about 20 players and coaches to evacuate their homes.Full Story
    The Los Angeles Rams have canceled practice after a wildfire forced about 20 players and coaches to evacuate their homes.Full Story
  • Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting

    Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting

    Friday, November 9 2018 10:57 AM EST2018-11-09 15:57:59 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-11-10 05:54:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire comes down from a hilltop Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the fire, which erupted a few miles from...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire comes down from a hilltop Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the fire, which erupted a few miles from...
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu.Full Story
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu.Full Story
  • At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California town

    At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California town

    Friday, November 9 2018 2:07 AM EST2018-11-09 07:07:44 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-11-10 05:43:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutchi...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutchi...
    Harrowing tales of escape and heroic rescues as a fast-moving wildfire destroys a Northern California town.Full Story
    Harrowing tales of escape and heroic rescues as a fast-moving wildfire destroys a Northern California town.Full Story
  • The Latest: Wildfire triggers evacuation order for Malibu

    The Latest: Wildfire triggers evacuation order for Malibu

    Friday, November 9 2018 10:37 AM EST2018-11-09 15:37:50 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-11-09 15:40:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A police officer mans a checkpoint in front of an advancing wildfire Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has also ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A police officer mans a checkpoint in front of an advancing wildfire Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has also ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the...
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire city of Malibu.Full Story
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire city of Malibu.Full Story
  • Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

    Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

    Thursday, November 8 2018 2:27 PM EST2018-11-08 19:27:19 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-11-09 06:47:57 GMT
    (David Little/Chico Enterprise-Record via AP). The massive plume from the Camp Fire, burning in the Feather River Canyon near Paradise, Calif., wafts over the Sacramento Valley as seen from Chico, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Authorities in North...(David Little/Chico Enterprise-Record via AP). The massive plume from the Camp Fire, burning in the Feather River Canyon near Paradise, Calif., wafts over the Sacramento Valley as seen from Chico, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Authorities in North...
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered mandatory evacuations in a rural area where a wildfire has grown to 1,000 acres amid hot and windy weather.Full Story
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered mandatory evacuations in a rural area where a wildfire has grown to 1,000 acres amid hot and windy weather.Full Story
  • GOP's DeSantis defeats Gillum in Florida governor's race

    GOP's DeSantis defeats Gillum in Florida governor's race

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 12:35 AM EST2018-11-06 05:35:50 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 4:03 PM EST2018-11-07 21:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Cannon). Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum speaks at a campaign stop in his bid for governor, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Crawfordville, Fla.(AP Photo/Steve Cannon). Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum speaks at a campaign stop in his bid for governor, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Crawfordville, Fla.
    Florida voters will decide whether to keep the state in Republican control or whether to elect a Democrat as governor for the first time since 1994.Full Story
    Florida voters will decide whether to keep the state in Republican control or whether to elect a Democrat as governor for the first time since 1994.Full Story
  • Months after California wildfire, pets and owners reunited

    Months after California wildfire, pets and owners reunited

    Saturday, November 3 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-11-03 18:44:39 GMT
    Saturday, November 3 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-11-03 22:37:13 GMT
    (Courtesy of Stacey Jimenez via AP). In this undated photo, Volunteers with Carr Fire Pet Rescue and Reunification pose with their "Lost and Found Fire Pets" kiosk in Redding, Calif. Volunteers continue to track and catch missing pets nearly two months...(Courtesy of Stacey Jimenez via AP). In this undated photo, Volunteers with Carr Fire Pet Rescue and Reunification pose with their "Lost and Found Fire Pets" kiosk in Redding, Calif. Volunteers continue to track and catch missing pets nearly two months...
    Months after wildfire tore through a Northern California city, pets and owners separated by flames still being reunited thanks to volunteer network.Full Story
    Months after wildfire tore through a Northern California city, pets and owners separated by flames still being reunited thanks to volunteer network.Full Story
  • Migrants' hopes dashed in Mexico when bus offer reversed

    Migrants' hopes dashed in Mexico when bus offer reversed

    Friday, November 2 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-11-02 04:45:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 3 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-11-03 04:44:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). Maria Gomez, 22, carries her son David Moises, 1, as the thousands-strong caravan of Central Americans migrants hoping to reach the U.S. border moves onward from Juchitan, Oaxaca state, Mexico, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Thousands ...(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). Maria Gomez, 22, carries her son David Moises, 1, as the thousands-strong caravan of Central Americans migrants hoping to reach the U.S. border moves onward from Juchitan, Oaxaca state, Mexico, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Thousands ...
    Migrants from Central America complained of bad smells, snakes and a lack of lighting in the lot where organizers recommended they camp overnight in southern Mexico, and some occupied a nearby abandoned hotel that...Full Story
    Migrants from Central America complained of bad smells, snakes and a lack of lighting in the lot where organizers recommended they camp overnight in southern Mexico, and some occupied a nearby abandoned hotel that had been damaged by an earthquake.Full Story
  • 4 dead, 19 missing in landslide-hit buildings in Philippines

    4 dead, 19 missing in landslide-hit buildings in Philippines

    Wednesday, October 31 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-10-31 05:32:06 GMT
    Wednesday, October 31 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-10-31 15:04:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Waves slam the breakwater at Manila Bay brought about by Typhoon Yutu which made a landfall in northeastern Philippines Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 in suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. A strong typhoon battered th...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Waves slam the breakwater at Manila Bay brought about by Typhoon Yutu which made a landfall in northeastern Philippines Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 in suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. A strong typhoon battered th...
    Philippine officials say rescuers have pulled out four survivors and three bodies but several more were missing after a massive landslide set off by a typhoon crashed down on two government buildings in a northern...Full Story
    Philippine officials say rescuers have pulled out four survivors and three bodies but several more were missing after a massive landslide set off by a typhoon crashed down on two government buildings in a northern mountain province.Full Story