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Wildfires explode in California, forcing more than 60,000 evacuations

Two wildfires are raging out of control in Orange County. At least two firefighters have been hospitalized with severe burns.

silverado fire - CBS News
4:47am PDT - October 27th, 2020

California Fire Map, Update as Silverado and Blue Ridge Blazes Out of Control in Orange County

More than 90,000 people have been told to evacuate areas south of Los Angeles, as fires burn more than 10,000 acres.

silverado fire - Newsweek
3:21am PDT - October 27th, 2020

Exploding California wildfires prompt evacuation orders for 100,000

Two firefighters critically hurt battling one of them as forecasts call for renewed high winds.

silverado fire - CBS News
2:50am PDT - October 27th, 2020

Seven days until the election, Barrett's first day, World Series: 5 things to know Tuesday

The Postal Service suggests you get ballots in the mail Tuesday, the new Supreme Court justice gets to work and more news to start your Tuesday.

silverado fire - USA Today
2:00am PDT - October 27th, 2020

US: Nearly 100,000 evacuated in California as wildfires rage

Utility company said it was investigating whether its electrical equipment caused the blaze.

silverado fire - Al Jazeera English
1:50am PDT - October 27th, 2020

Southern California Edison says its equipment may have sparked Silverado fire - Reuters India

Utility company Southern California Edison said its equipment is under investigation as a possible source of a blaze that erupted early Monday and spread across 7,200 acres (2,913 hectares) of California's Orange County by late afternoon.

silverado fire - Reuters
11:49pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Southern California Edison says its equipment may have sparked Silverado fire - Reuters India

Utility company Southern California Edison said its equipment is under investigation as a possible source of a blaze that erupted early Monday and spread across 7,200 acres (2,913 hectares) of California's Orange County by late afternoon.

silverado fire - Reuters
11:49pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Southern California wildfires prompt evacuation of thousands of homes

The Silverado Fire and Blue Ride Fire in Southern California burns over 8,000 acres and forces thousands to evacuate their homes.

silverado fire - USA Today
7:44pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

2 California firefighters injured battling Silverado Fire

Two Orange County Fire Authority firefighters have been critically injured while battling the Silverado Fire in Southern California.

silverado fire - ABC News
4:37pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Southern California wildfire forces 60,000 to evacuate

Tens of thousands of people have been forced from their homes in Orange County as the Silverado Fire becomes the latest wildfire to ravage Southern California. Jonathan Vigliotti has the latest.

silverado fire - CBS News
3:58pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

In pictures: Silverado wildfire rages in California

The Silverado Fire broke out just before sunrise in Orange County, south of Los Angeles.

silverado fire - BBC News
2:44pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Power cuts and evacuations ordered across California as wildfire threats flare anew - Reuters

A fast-burning wildfire triggered evacuation orders for 60,000 Southern California residents on Monday as hundreds of thousands elsewhere across the state endured a second straight day of power shutoffs due to heightened fire risks from high winds.

silverado fire - Reuters
2:09pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Power cuts and evacuations ordered across California as wildfire threats flare anew - Reuters

A fast-burning wildfire triggered evacuation orders for 60,000 Southern California residents on Monday as hundreds of thousands elsewhere across the state endured a second straight day of power shutoffs due to heightened fire risks from high winds.

silverado fire - Reuters
2:09pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Silverado Fire Update: 60,000 Residents Forced to Evacuate in California's Orange County

The fire spread from about 10 acres to 2,000 in about four hours.

silverado fire - Newsweek
12:48pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

Wildfire explodes in California, forcing about 60,000 to evacuate

Around 60,000 people have been ordered to leave Santiago Canyon as powerful Santa Ana winds trigger a Red Flag Warning in the region.

silverado fire - CBS News
12:35pm PDT - October 26th, 2020

60,000 evacuated in Southern California due to massive wind-driven wildfire

The Silverado Fire has already grown to more than 2,000 acres

silverado fire - Independent
11:20am PDT - October 26th, 2020

Thousands of homes ordered evacuated in Orange County, California ahead of wildfire - Reuters

Tens of thousands of homes were ordered evacuated in Orange County, California, early on Monday ahead of a wildfire blaze, the Orange County Fire Authority said in an alert to residents.

silverado fire - Reuters
10:59am PDT - October 26th, 2020

Thousands of homes ordered evacuated in Orange County, California ahead of wildfire - Reuters.com

Tens of thousands of homes were ordered evacuated in Orange County, California, early on Monday ahead of a wildfire blaze, the Orange County Fire Authority said in an alert to residents.

silverado fire - Reuters
10:59am PDT - October 26th, 2020

Irvine, California, issues evacuation order to about 60,000 people as Silverado Fire spreads

The city of Irvine, California, issued an immediate evacuation order for about 60,000 residents as the Silverado Fire rapidly spread in the area.

silverado fire - CNN
10:40am PDT - October 26th, 2020

Power cut to thousands in California to prevent wildfires

People have been buying generators, electrical cords, flashlights, batteries, gas cans and other supplies to help them deal with the latest outage, expected to last through Friday evening.

silverado fire - The Hindu
8:02pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Wildfires raze California wine country — photos

Some 18,700 firefighters are battling 27 major blazes across California, including in the heart of the wine country, where one mega-blaze claimed the lives of three people and forced thousands of others to evacuate this week.The big picture: 8,155 wildfires h…

silverado fire - Axios
11:15pm PDT - September 29th, 2020

WATCH: Trump claims California fires are burning due to lack of management

“You drop a cigarette in there, the whole forest burns down. You've got to have forest management,” said President Donald Trump, talking about the California wildfires.

silverado fire - ABC News
9:11pm PDT - September 29th, 2020

Evacuations expanded as California wine country fire spreads quickly - Reuters India

A wind-driven wildfire raged for a second day through Northern California wine country on Monday, burning homes, forcing thousands of residents to flee and threatening some of the world-renowned vineyards of Napa and Sonoma counties.

silverado fire - Reuters
7:00pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Evacuations and power cuts as wildfires char California's wine county

Thousands ordered to evacuate as heat and wind drives "Glass Fire" over obstacles, into communities and through a winery.

silverado fire - CBS News
3:57am PDT - September 28th, 2020

Evacuations and power cuts as wildfires char California's wine county

Thousands ordered to evacuate as heat and wind drives "Glass Fire" over obstacles, into communities and through a winery.

silverado fire - CBS News
2:10am PDT - September 28th, 2020