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Crews finally slow spread of huge California wildfire near Yosemite

World Jul 24, 2017

Crews finally slow spread of huge California wildfire near Yosemite

Crews contending with triple-digit temperatures slowed the spread of an aggressive wildfire that destroyed dozens of homes in a rural area of California near Yosemite National Park, officials said Sunday. The blaze burning for a week has scorched just over 118 sq. miles (305 sq. ...

Residents seek answers in wake of London high-rise blaze

World Jun 15, 2017

Residents seek answers in wake of London high-rise blaze

With smoke still rising from the charred remains of Grenfell Tower in west London, residents and community leaders demanded to know Wednesday how a ferocious fire could have swept through the high-rise apartment block with such speed that it killed at least 30 people ...