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Photographing Wildfires

AP photographers face risks capturing firefighting efforts     By MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ Associated Press Dressed in flame-resistant clothes, heavy boots and carrying my two cameras, I spent a few minutes walking around and surveying the scene before starting to ...

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Photos: San Bernardino Hillside Fire

Several residences destroyed     SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Strong winds fanned new fires in Southern California on Thursday, burning homes and forcing residents to flee in a repeat of a frightening scenario already faced by tens of thousands ...

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Photos: Kincade and Dorsey Fires

Wildfire photos from Oct. 27     SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — With ferocious winds driving multiple wildfires through bone-dry vegetation and nearly 200,000 people ordered to leave their homes, California’s governor declared a statewide emergency Sunday. Meanwhile, millions of ...

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Campfire Caused Utah Wildfire that Burned Homes

Officials are looking for two people believed to be responsible for the wildfire     By MORGAN SMITH Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire in northern Utah that destroyed three homes was 10% contained as of Friday ...

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Photos: Portugal Wildfire

More than 1,000 firefighters and 14 water-dropping aircraft battled a major wildfire  

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Thousands Flee South Korea Wildfire

Fire near Goseong is possibly biggest forest fire ever     By JUNG-YOON KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Firefighters managed to extinguish most of a massive forest fire that ripped through South Korea’s mountainous ...

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