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Woman survives six days after treetop car crash in Arizona

World Nov 1, 2018

Woman survives six days after treetop car crash in Arizona

A woman has been found alive six days after her car flew off a highway and landed on a mesquite tree in Arizona, police said on Wednesday. The 53-year-old was traveling on Route 60 near Wickenburg, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north of Phoenix, when ...

Drought creates perfect storm for wildfires across western U.S.

World Jul 19, 2018

Drought creates perfect storm for wildfires across western U.S.

Bigger and more "explosive" wildfires are raging across the U.S. West, with the area burned in Colorado already four times the size of last year's total, as rising temperatures, drought and a buildup of forest fuels supercharge blazes. So far this year 3.3 million acres ...