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Lake Fire burns over 10,000 acres in southern California

According to California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, the Lake Fire has burned over 10,000 acres in and near Lake Hughes, Calif.

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8:03am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Crews try to tame massive forest fire north of Los Angeles

Light winds and scattered thundershowers early Thursday are helping calm the flames of a huge wildfire that prompted evacuations north of Los Angeles

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7:01am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Mosier Wildfire Map, Update as Residents Evacuate Columbia River Gorge, Oregon

Fire is threatening 300 homes near Mosier, Gov. Brown has actioned the Emergency Conflagration Act to deal with the 500 acre blaze

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6:00am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Lake Hughes Fire Map, Update As 10,000-Acre Blaze Burns in California

The City Of Los Angeles Fire Department said the fire was zero percent contained as of 9 p.m. local time.

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4:11am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Lake Hughes Fire 'Tornado' Video Shows Whirlwind Tearing Through California

The fire is tearing through 10,000 acres in Los Angeles County, with zero acres contained as of Wednesday evening.

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1:54am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Wildfire explodes north of L.A., prompting evacuation orders

"Lake Fire" grew to 10,000 acres in two-and-a-half hours. Evacuees had to stay in their vehicles due to coronavirus concerns.

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1:44am PDT - August 13th, 2020

Evacuations Ordered, Roads Closed As ‘Explosive’ Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 10,000-Plus Acres

Some areas burned in this 'explosive' 10,000-plus acre fire for the first time since 1968, officials said.

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10:23pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

'Explosive' Lake Fire in Southern California burns 10,000 acres in just hours, forces evacuations in Los Angeles County

The Lake Fire had burned about 10,000 acres as of 8 p.m. PDT near Lake Hughes in the Angeles National Forest, about 65 miles northeast of Los Angeles.

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10:15pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

Wildfires have destroyed more than 60,000 acres across three states and are spreading rapidly

Firefighters across three states are battling wildfires that have destroyed more than 60,000 acres in the US West.

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9:12pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

Huge fire north of Los Angeles prompts evacuations

A fast-moving brush fire north of Los Angeles has prompted mandatory evacuation orders for some 500 homes.

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8:52pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

Fire burns thousands of acres in L.A. County

The Lake Fire in rural Los Angeles County burned thousands of acres in near-90 degree heat Wednesday. A heat wave was expected Friday.

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7:31pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

500 homes under evacuation order as massive fire rips through LA County

Officials have ordered the evacuation of between 400 and 500 homes as a massive fire spreads quickly through Lake Hughes in Los Angeles County, according to local outlets. The blaze was first repor…

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6:43pm PDT - August 12th, 2020

With standalone tiny cabins ensconced in nature, Getaway makes for an ideal socially distant stay — here's what I loved about my trip, plus key tips to consider

  • If you're looking to get away into nature but prefer not to camp, Getaway cabins provide a camp-like experience with modern comforts around the country.
  • I spent my first post-lockdown trip in a Getaway cabin and while small, it was a comfort…

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    11:59am PDT - August 11th, 2020

Man drowns after boat capsizes in northern Manitoba

A 59-year-old man drowned Wednesday after the boat he was in capsized on Hughes Lake, in northwestern Manitoba.

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1:32pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

‘I knew I wouldn’t be allowed to win in Salt Lake City’: Russian skating icon Irina Slutskaya on lost victory at 2002 Games

Russian figure skating legend Irina Slutskaya has talked about one of the most dramatic moments in her sporting career: the 2002 Olympic Games in Salt Lake City – when she was denied a chance to win the coveted gold. Read Full Article at

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9:32am PDT - August 6th, 2020


CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first astronauts to ride a SpaceX capsule into orbit headed toward a retro-style splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday afternoon to close out a two-month test...

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8:49am PDT - August 2nd, 2020

NASA launches to Mars...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built — a car-size vehicle bristling with cameras, microphones, drills and lasers — blasted off Thursday as part of an...

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5:16am PDT - July 30th, 2020

Coronavirus: Sheep wool 'barely worth selling any more'

Coronavirus has meant a "terrible year" for British wool farmers, with fleeces now almost worthless.

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4:32pm PDT - July 16th, 2020

Abusive coach or winner? Why does figure skating supremo Eteri Tutberidze’s dominance trigger such uproar? Or is it envy?

After Russia’s famed figure-skating specialist Eteri Tutberidze was named best coach by the International Skating Union (ISU), furious fans have voiced fierce criticism and disappointment across the internet. But why? Read Full Article at

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6:56am PDT - July 13th, 2020

Look out, Mars: Here we come with a fleet of spacecraft

Mars is about to be invaded by planet Earth — big time

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10:09pm PDT - July 12th, 2020