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PARADISE, Calif | Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

PARADISE, Calif. — Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they abandoned vehicles and struck out on foot ahead of the flames that forced the evacuation of an entire town and destroyed hundreds of structures. “Pretty much the community of Paradise is destroyed, … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif | Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

REDDING, Calif. | Abandoned trucks litter California highway as wildfire rages

REDDING, Calif.— An explosive wildfire closed down dozens of miles of a major California freeway only weeks after a nearby blaze that left neighborhoods in ruins and killed eight people. The Delta Fire erupted Wednesday afternoon and within hours had devoured nearly 8 square miles (21 square kilometers) of timber and brush on both sides … Continue reading REDDING, Calif. | Abandoned trucks litter California highway as wildfire rages