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Northern California hit by mega power cuts over wildfire fears

In a bid to stop wildfires, San Francisco Bay Area residents could be denied power for several days....

Northern California hit by mega power cuts over wildfire fears

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Northern California braced for mega power cut In a bid to stop wildfires, San Francisco Bay Area residents could be denied power for several days....
14:32, 2019-10-09

California utility cuts power to up to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is under pressure to prevent fire starts after downed power lines and other company equipment have been blamed for conflagrati...
05:36, 2019-06-09

California utility cuts off power to thousands amid wildfire threat Pacific Gas & Electric cuts service to 24,000 customersWindy, dry and hot conditions endanger northern CaliforniaThousands of people in northern Cali...
20:44, 2019-09-24

California wildfire spreads as fears mount over further power shutoffs Saddleridge fire, which started in Sylmar, consumed more than 4,600 acres by 3am Friday, officials saidWildfire danger spread from northern Californi...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Homes, college evacuated as wildfire erupts in Northern California A fast-moving wildfire that broke out on Thursday on the outskirts of a National Forest in Northern California has prompted the evacuation of a commu...
01:20, 2019-08-23

Up to 2.5m Californians face days of power shutoffs amid wildfire fears Schools and businesses close as country’s biggest utility, PG&E, cuts power to record swath of northern CaliforniaSchools are closed. Traffic lights ...
22:28, 2019-10-09

Northern Californians face days of power shutoffs amid high wildfire threat Schools and businesses close as country’s biggest utility, PG&E, cuts electricity and gas to record swath of regionSchools are closed. Traffic lights...
02:04, 2019-10-10

Millions in California to be without power for days due to wildfire danger The utility announced that it was shutting off power to 800,000 customers in 34 northern, central and coastal California counties beginning as early ...
15:08, 2019-10-09

California power cutoff begin as wildfire risks rise Hundreds of thousands of California homes and businesses started to lose electric power early Wednesday as part of an unprecedented effort by Pacific...
13:16, 2019-10-09

California power cutoff begins as wildfire risks rise Hundreds of thousands of California homes and businesses started to lose electric power early Wednesday as part of an unprecedented effort by Pacific...
19:32, 2019-10-09

Power cut to millions as California faces heightened wildfire risks Electricity was shut off to nearly 750,000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co (PG&E) imposed a string of pla...
06:16, 2019-10-10

California wildfire risk prompts planned mass cutoff of PG&E power Nearly 800,000 California homes and businesses can expect to lose electricity for up to several days from Wednesday, in a planned PG&E power shutdown...
03:24, 2019-10-09

California counties go dark as PG&E shuts off power to grapple with wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is “proactively” shutting off power in portions of 34 counties in northern and central California amid severe wind conditions ...
17:40, 2019-10-09

California utility cuts off power to thousands to prevent wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric cuts service to 24,000 customersWindy, dry and hot conditions endanger northern CaliforniaThousands of people in northern Cali...
19:20, 2019-09-24

California utility sees decade of power cuts to avoid wildfires Northern Californians can expect widespread power cuts aimed at preventing wildfires for a decade while Pacific Gas & Electric upgrades wires systems...
02:48, 2019-10-19

The California power outages show how dire the wildfire crisis has gotten — 9 of the state's 10 biggest fires came in the last 16 years The Saddleridge bush fire in the Sylmar area of Los Angeles has spread to over 4,700 acres of land, prompting mandatory evacuation orders for about 1...
23:40, 2019-10-11

California fire investigators say Pacific Gas & Electric power lines caused wildfire that killed 85 people last year. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California fire investigators say Pacific Gas & Electric power lines caused wildfire that killed 85 people last year. ....
23:24, 2019-05-15

More than 800,000 people in Northern California will have their power shut off Tuesday night as the fear of wildfires grows Associated Press/Marcio Jose Sanchez The utility company PG&E will shut off power to more than 800,000 customers in Northern California on Tuesday ni...
02:56, 2019-10-09

Another wildfire in northern Alberta puts County of Northern Lights on evacuation alert Extremely dry conditions, winds and the advancement of the Notikewin Wildfire lead to residents of another part of northern Alberta being put on evac...
01:56, 2019-05-29

Thick, fog-like wildfire smoke cloaking northern Alberta on Wednesday Heavy smoke reduced visibility and vehicles were coated in ash in La Crete, Alta., about 150 kilometres south of the 1,300-square-kilometre Chuckegg ...
17:08, 2019-05-29

New wildfire near Bonnyville in northern Alberta brought under control overnight A wildfire that broke out on Monday near the town of Bonnyville in northeastern Alberta was brought under control overnight Tuesday....
18:28, 2019-06-04

B.C. Wildfire Service setting up precautionary 150-person camp in northern B.C. Fire information officer Kyla Fraser said the province's north remains the top concern early in the season....
00:32, 2019-06-01

UK power cuts: Generator meltdown sparks travel chaos as mass power outage affects London, south east, midlands and the north west +++ Nearly 1,000,000 people lost power +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ British Transport Police sent to London hubs to help ...
00:48, 2019-08-10

UK power cuts latest: Traffic lights out and travel chaos as mass power outage affects London, south east, midlands and the north west +++ Major incident declared by Western Power Distribution +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ Traffic lights and tubes affected ...
19:20, 2019-08-09

UK power cuts latest: Generator meltdown sparks travel chaos as mass power outage affects London, south east, midlands and the north west +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ British Transport Police sent to London hubs to help with "disruption" +++ Issue caused by t...
19:52, 2019-08-09

Nearly 700 northern Alberta wildfire evacuees register at Slave Lake reception centre Nearly 700 people have registered at a reception centre in Slave Lake, Alta., after being forced from their homes in the High Level area....
00:52, 2019-05-22

Even animals that thrive in wildfires can’t cope with California’s mega-fires Northern California's raging wildfires have become "too extreme" even for certain types of birds that typically thrive in burned out forests, scienti...
19:20, 2019-08-07

'Nobody wants us anyway': fears of the forgotten on the Northern Irish border With Brexit putting jobs, homes and peace at risk, people on the complex frontier feel abandonedProtestant, Catholic, remainer or leaver, a common th...
15:32, 2019-09-29

'Nobody wants us': fears of forgotten on Northern Irish border With Brexit putting jobs, homes and peace at risk, people on the complex frontier feel abandonedProtestant, Catholic, remainer or leaver, a common th...
20:40, 2019-09-29

'Nobody wants us anyway': fears of the forgotten on Northern Irish border With Brexit putting jobs, homes and peace at risk, people on the complex frontier feel abandonedProtestant, Catholic, remainer or leaver, a common th...
17:36, 2019-09-29

Dolphin ‘mega pod’ off California coast stuns onlookers, video shows A huge pod of dolphins stampeded off the coast of California on Sunday, thrilling onlookers lucky enough to witness the rare sight with their acrobat...
22:12, 2019-07-17

Single winning ticket sold in California to win $530 million dollars Mega Millions jackpot NBC — Someone in California is waking up a multi-millionaire after hitting the Mega Millions jackpot. A single ticket was sold matching all six...
21:44, 2019-06-08

PG&E reaches $11B deal with California wildfire insurers The utility said in a statement the tentative agreement covers 85 percent of the insurance claims from fires that included the one that decimated the...
20:24, 2019-09-13

List of missing in California’s deadliest wildfire down to 1 PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Only one person remains listed as missing from the deadliest wildfire in California history after deputies located an Orovill...
00:36, 2019-08-03

California wildfire: Los Angeles orders 100,000 to evacuate A wildfire that was sparked in the hills north of Los Angeles has now reached neighborhoods. Firefighters are scrambling to contain the out-of-contro...
01:24, 2019-10-12

Population of California town torched by wildfire down 90% SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New figures released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom show the town of Paradise has lost over 90% of its population since a wildf...
08:56, 2019-07-12

PG&E to cut off power to nearly 800,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Power provider PG&E Corp's unit said on Tuesday it would cut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across northern and central California to reduce ...
00:16, 2019-10-09

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates amid fears of global slowdown The Federal Reserve eased interest rates for the second time this year on Wednesday amid growing pressure from President Trump and mixed signals over...
20:12, 2019-09-18

California governor proposes a $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to $21 billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked ...
01:08, 2019-06-22

Officials: PG&E equipment sparked deadly California wildfire SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California fire authorities say Pacific Gas & Electric Co. power lines sparked the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in st...
23:24, 2019-05-15

Wildfire prompts evacuation at California Six Flags park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving brush fire erupted near a huge amusement and water park in Southern California on Sunday, sending hundreds...
18:08, 2019-06-10

California’s largest wildfire was started by hammer sparks SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California fire officials say sparks from a hammer driving a metal stake into the ground ignited a 2018 blaze in Northern C...
23:04, 2019-06-06

California's worst wildfire in history is now the size of Los Angeles Firefighters are battling high winds and extreme heat as they try to slow the spread of the biggest wildfire ever recorded in California...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Utility equipment sparked deadly California wildfire SAN FRANCISCO — California fire authorities say Pacific Gas & Electric Co. power lines sparked the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in state h...
00:32, 2019-05-16

PG&E lines blamed for deadliest wildfire in California history State fire investigators have determined that transmission lines owned by Pacific Gas & Electric Co caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfir...
23:32, 2019-05-15

$105M fund for California wildfire survivors approved by judge Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. received approval Wednesday to establish a $105 million fund to help survivors of recent California wildfires started by...
03:24, 2019-05-23

California governor proposes $21 billion wildfire fund: media California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed a fund of up to $21 billion to help utilities pay for future wildfire damage, according to media report...
22:48, 2019-06-21

California’s wildfire season is starting and officials are bracing for the worst In anticipation, Cal Fire has identified 35 top-priority projects to thin vegetation in vulnerable communities Last November, the deadliest wildfire ...
10:40, 2019-06-15

PG&E expects $4.8 billion of initial contribution to California wildfire fund Power producer PG&E Corp said on Thursday its initial contribution to California's wildfire fund would be about $4.8 billion, and annual contribution...
18:16, 2019-07-25

California governor signs bill for $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a $21 billion fund to help bankrupt PG&E Co...
00:24, 2019-07-13

Sparks from rancher’s hammer ignited California’s largest wildfire Sparks from a metal hammer used by a rancher trying to plug a wasp’s nest were responsible for igniting the largest wildfire in California hist...
17:24, 2019-06-07

Deadly California wildfire caused by PG&E transmission lines: investigators State fire investigators have determined that transmission lines owned by Pacific Gas & Electric Co caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfir...
23:48, 2019-05-15

California lawmakers approve legislation for $21 billion wildfire fund California lawmakers approved legislation on Thursday to create a $21 billion fund to help utilities in the state pay for claims arising from future ...
22:32, 2019-07-11

California's state regulator approves PG&E's wildfire mitigation plan The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on Thursday approved the wildfire mitigation plan submitted by PG&E Corp....
23:28, 2019-05-30

Chuckegg Creek wildfire in northern Alberta now 60% held: Alberta government The Alberta government says the massive Chuckegg Creek wildfire that's forced thousands of people to flee their communities over the past two months ...
18:40, 2019-07-04

Hundreds object to plans for new pier on Thames amid fears it will encourage 'mega party boats' and late-night cruises More than 500 people have objected to plans for a pier near London Bridge amid fears it will encourage "mega party boats" to hose late-night cruises ...
10:56, 2019-08-26

Nevada Wildfire Jumps Highway, Damages Power Lines (KSNV/NBC News) Crews worked overnight to contain a brush fire burning on the outskirts of Laughlin, Nevada. The fire had burned more than 100 acres ...
22:36, 2019-08-19

Photographer Replaces Wedding Album for California Couple Who Lost Everything in Wildfire Marc and Mary Taylor had to run for their lives last year in California's deadly Camp Fire....
16:12, 2019-07-20

Wildfire threatens homes, prompts evacuations in Pacific Palisades, California A wildfire raced up a steep hillside to threaten homes in the Southern California coastal enclave of Pacific Palisades on Monday, prompting evacuatio...
22:12, 2019-10-21

Fast-moving wildfire erupts in California, forcing thousands to evacuate Mountain fire races across hundreds of acres in just hours as wildfire season looms large over the stateA fast-moving wildfire that broke out on Thur...
05:36, 2019-08-23

Wildfire destroys homes, causes injuries in California mobile home park A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused "numerous medical emergencies" at a River...
05:52, 2019-10-11

Newsom Offers Plan to Help Shield California Utilities From Wildfire Liablilty Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposal for a $21 fund would also protect power company customers from the kind of huge claims that have already helped push Pac...
20:16, 2019-06-21

Thunderstorms across UK could cause floods and power cuts Met Office warns of severe weather across large parts of UK on Tuesday and WednesdayThe Met Office has warned that thunderstorms and severe weather a...
12:08, 2019-07-30

PG&E says more potential power cuts could hit about 209,000 customers PG&E Corp said on Monday about 209,000 customers could be hit by potential power cutoffs this week, less than two weeks after its most recent unprece...
04:04, 2019-10-22

Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region's oil output, with energy companies evacuating st...
01:00, 2019-07-12

California winemaker suing NY seller for rejecting wine over wildfire ‘smoke taint’ One California vintner is suing a Long Island wine distributor for wrongly accusing it of selling 2017 vino with “smoke taint.”...
04:44, 2019-08-04

Story of woman who fled California wildfire after giving birth to be made into film A Private War director Matthew Heineman to write and direct film set against backdrop of the 2018 Camp Fire that killed 85 peopleThe deadly wildfires...
12:32, 2019-07-10

Newborn boy rescued from Northern California dumpster STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say good Samaritans have rescued a newborn baby from inside a Northern California dumpster in scorching heat. Aut...
04:56, 2019-06-12

Bear falls on Northern California patrol car HOOPA, Calif. (AP) — They probably don’t train people for this at the Sheriff’s Academy. A patrol car was struck by a falling bear in Northern Califo...
18:24, 2019-08-10

California utility PG&E agrees to pay $1 billion to local governments for wildfire damages dating to 2015 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California utility PG&E agrees to pay $1 billion to local governments for wildfire damages dating to 2015....
00:12, 2019-06-19

Burning trash sparked wildfire that destroyed dozens of homes in California: fire department Burning trash dumped by a garbage truck caused a fire that by early Friday had destroyed dozens of homes in California's Riverside County, fire offic...
11:56, 2019-10-11

Structures destroyed, medical emergencies as California wildfire hits mobile home park A wildfire that erupted in Southern California on Thursday destroyed structures at a Riverside County mobile home park, where "numerous medical emerg...
03:12, 2019-10-11

Camille Grammer says ex Kelsey didn't reach out after her home burned down in Southern California wildfire On Tuesday, Camille appeared on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" when a fan asked the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star if Kelsey reac...
03:12, 2019-07-11

4 shot during soccer practice at Northern California park SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Police say four people, including a soccer coach and an 11-year-old boy who had just finished soccer practice, were shot at...
20:36, 2019-06-06

Northern California inmate killed; 2 prisoners suspected SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate has been killed at a Northern California state prison and two other prisoners are suspects in his...
03:52, 2019-05-31

Hiker who vanished in Northern California is found dead The body of a hiker who vanished in Northern California last week was discovered Sunday and it is believed the cause of death stemmed from a slip on ...
07:12, 2019-08-19

Magnitude 5.6 quake strikes near remote community in northern California A 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) south-southwest of the small community of Petrolia in northern California on Saturday even...
07:12, 2019-06-23

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford dealership MORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — Police say a shooting at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area has killed two people in what may be a workplace ...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Newborn baby rescued from a dumpster in Northern California: Police It’s unclear how long the child was in the dumpster. Temperatures in the area topped 100 degrees Fahrenheit....
06:24, 2019-06-12

Hurricane Lorenzo strikes Azores, power cuts reported Hurricane Lorenzo reached Portugal's Azores islands early on Wednesday, causing power outages and knocking down trees across the mid-Atlantic archipe...
12:16, 2019-10-02

Explainer: Why Zimbabwe faces worst power cuts in three years Zimbabwe is experiencing its worst power cuts in three years, lasting up to 10 hours daily in some areas and threatening mining output in one of the ...
17:16, 2019-05-16

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles Taiwan, triggers some power cuts A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Taiwan's northeastern coast on Thursday, the island's weather bureau said, shaking buildings and cutting power ...
04:20, 2019-08-08

Hot weather cuts French, German nuclear power output Scorching temperatures across Europe coupled with prolonged dry weather has reduced French nuclear power generation by around 5.2 gigawatts (GW) or 8...
14:56, 2019-07-25

Transport chaos across England and Wales after major power cuts Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales have been left without electricity following a...
21:36, 2019-08-09

California’s Recent Earthquakes Are Reigniting Fears of the ‘Big One’ RIDGECREST, Calif. — Shaken residents were cleaning up Sunday from two of the biggest earthquakes to rattle California in decades as scientists...
14:12, 2019-07-08

Facebook employee jumps to death from headquarters in Northern California: reports A Facebook employee reportedly jumped to his death from the fourth floor of a building at the Facebook campus in Northern California Thursday, accord...
08:16, 2019-09-20

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - as it happened Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 10.39pm BST We’re going to close down this live...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - live Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 7.36pm BST Thomas Edward, a consultant at the e...
20:40, 2019-08-09

"No Electricity For 5 Hours": Sakshi Dhoni Tweets About Ranchi Power Cuts Cricketer MS Dhoni's wife, Sakshi Dhoni, took to Twitter on Thursday to complain about power cuts that Ranchi experiences "every single day"....
13:16, 2019-09-20

Wildfires and power cuts plague Europeans as heatwave breaks records Hundreds of firefighters brought wildfires under control in southern France on Saturday as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures t...
20:24, 2019-06-29

Zimbabwe power cuts may deepen as water levels fall at Kariba Dam Zimbabwe's largest hydroelectric plant, Kariba Dam, will suspend output in 14 weeks if water levels continue to fall at the current rate, the energy ...
15:16, 2019-05-30

Germany's economy minister proposes power tax cuts if there were tougher CO2 decisions German economy minister Peter Altmaier said he will support reducing or scrapping the so-called eco-tax on electricity to help consumers, should the ...
17:28, 2019-06-05

Wildfires and power cuts plague Europe as heatwave breaks records Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to p...
15:12, 2019-06-29

Venezuela dialysis patients face uncertain fate after power cuts Seconds before William Lopez was set to be connected to a dialysis machine at a state-run clinic in the western Venezuelan city of Maracaibo in April...
13:20, 2019-05-15

Northern Brazil power line to avoid impact on tribe: document The builders of a new power transmission line to the northern Brazilian state of Roraima have pledged to deploy 200 inspectors to reduce the environm...
01:08, 2019-05-28

No deaths reported in Bermuda after Hurricane Humberto rips roofs, cuts power "We've made it through and everyone is safe," Bermuda Premier David Burt said. "That's what is most important."...
21:08, 2019-09-19

Felicity Huffman has started her 2-week prison sentence in a cushy northern California facility REUTERS/Katherine Taylor Felicity Huffman reported to Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Tuesday morning to start her two-wee...
21:00, 2019-10-15

Strong quake strikes northwest Japan, triggers small tsunami, power cuts A strong and shallow earthquake struck Japan's northwest coast around Niigata prefecture on Tuesday, triggering a small tsunami, shaking buildings an...
18:56, 2019-06-18

Maxime Bernier poses with Northern Guard, one flashing apparent ‘white power’ sign Maxime Bernier posed with Northern Guard members, one of them flashing an "OK" hand symbol....
06:56, 2019-07-10

BREAKING: Iran confirms nuke power boost amid fears of war with US IRAN has confirmed it will be increasing it uranium enrichment levels amid renewed fears of war with the US....
11:12, 2019-06-17

Power, cell service lost as ‘Level 6’ wildfire burns out of control in High Level The out-of-control wildfire that forced the evacuation of High Level, Alta., on Monday is currently listed as a Level 6, the most severe, given how a...
18:56, 2019-05-21

California earthquake: Fears even bigger quake could strike in next three days after largest tremor in 25 years California could be hit by an even bigger earthquake in the next three days after a powerful 6.4 magnitude tremor hit the region - the largest in 25 ...
15:48, 2019-07-05

Wildfire danger will elevate to ‘extreme’ in Slave Lake: Alberta Wildfire The elevated danger is due to “strong and gusty winds” that could cause a fire to burn intensely and spread quickly, according to Alberta Wildfire....
04:16, 2019-05-19

PG&E Announces Plans to Cut Power in California Pacific Gas & Electric announced plans to shut off power in central and northern California on Tuesday. About 800,000 customers in 34 counties—mi...
04:36, 2019-10-09

The Latest: PG&E announces new California power cutoffs SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on proactive power cutoffs in Northern California to prevent wildfires (all times local): 4:48 p.m. Pacific Gas & Ele...
02:04, 2019-06-09

Record power shutoffs in California are set to become the new normal With nearly 800,000 customers affected in the largest shutdown this year, the utility is hoping to avoid a devastating fire seasonAmid fierce winds a...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Major power shutoffs in California are set to become the new normal With nearly 800,000 customers affected in the largest shutdown this year, the utility is hoping to avoid a devastating fire seasonAmid fierce winds a...
07:32, 2019-10-09

Eagle Bluff wildfire ‘being held’: BC Wildfire Service All planned ignitions to slow the spread of the fire have been completed, according to the BC Wildfire Service....
22:12, 2019-08-16

California power outages hit hard for elderly, those with medical needs In many communities hit by California's fire and electricity crises, vulnerable residents were grappling with issues such as disrupted health-related...
10:44, 2019-10-12

California power outages could cost region more than $2bn, some experts say Precautionary cuts, meant to limit wildfire danger, has economic impact on businesses from restaurants to transitThe California utility company Pacif...
23:48, 2019-10-11

California: nearly 2 million without power amid shutoff to avoid wildfires Winds in the southern part of the state have forced the utilities there to issue shutoff warnings for Los Angeles and San DiegoGusts reaching 70mph r...
00:32, 2019-10-11

California: more than 1.5 million without power amid shutoff to avoid wildfires Deliberate outages by Pacific Gas & Electric force schools and businesses to close and disrupt life for many peopleMore than 1.5 million people in no...
22:08, 2019-10-10

California utility will shut off power to 800,000 people to prevent wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric plans to cut power to 34 northern and central counties in state’s biggest-ever preventive outageA California utility has annou...
00:40, 2019-10-09

Power outage cancels flights at Southern California airport John Wayne Airport in Southern California canceled all flights after a power outage left all its terminals in the dark late Friday.   ...
08:00, 2019-08-03

California faces historic power outage due to fire danger SAN FRANCISCO — Millions of people were poised to lose electricity throughout northern and central California after Pacific Gas & Electric Co. announ...
06:32, 2019-10-09

US briefing: impeachment battle, Syria crisis and California power Wednesday’s top story: White House refuses to cooperate with inquiry, threatening constitutional crisis. Plus, How Bong Joon-ho returned home to make...
13:04, 2019-10-09

PG&E shutdown: 800,000 people to lose power to prevent California wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric plans to cut power to 34 northern and central counties in state’s biggest-ever preventive outageA California utility has annou...
13:04, 2019-10-09

California power shutoff: how PG&E's actions hit the medically vulnerable the hardest The impacts of the electricity cut are being disproportionately felt by those dependent on medical devicesDeanne Mediati learned of northern Californ...
20:44, 2019-10-11

Man dies after California power outage prevents him from getting to oxygen machine A man who relied on an oxygen machine to breathe died 12 minutes after a preventative power cut to his Northern California home — but the local coron...
16:28, 2019-10-12

PG&E restores power to over 2 million California residents as wildfires rage The power is back on for more than two million California residents. Pacific Gas and Electric Company had turned off the juice for large swaths of no...
18:08, 2019-10-12

California governor demands PG&E accountability for mismanaging power shutoffs California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that Pacific Gas and Electric Co (PG&E) should be held accountable for mismanaging last week's power ...
01:12, 2019-10-15

In California, food spoils, businesses close as power outages imposed A California dentist canceled dozens of appointments and supermarkets tried to save rotting food on Thursday as electricity was cut to over 600,000 h...
23:44, 2019-10-10

California power shutoffs: when your public utility is owned by private investors Widescale power shutdown reveals the depth of California’s infrastructure problems amid a growing climate crisisWhen the United States’ largest inves...
07:20, 2019-10-12

California governor says broad power shutdown to prevent fires 'unacceptable' California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires "unacceptable", as gale-f...
10:32, 2019-10-11

Trump confirms U.S. will revoke California's power to require cleaner cars U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed on Wednesday the Environmental Protection Agency will revoke California's authority to require automakers to bu...
20:04, 2019-09-18

California wildfires: 100,000 evacuated in the south as power returns to north – live Firefighters battle blazes in Los Angeles area while utility begins restoring power to some northern communitiesCalifornia wildfire spreads as fears ...
23:28, 2019-10-11

Summer heat could challenge power grids in Texas and California: NERC Texas and California could face electric reliability issues this summer because they may not have enough generation resources available to meet peak ...
17:12, 2019-06-18

California fire season: 100,000 evacuated in the south as power returns to north – live Firefighters battle blazes in Los Angeles area while utility begins restoring power to some northern communitiesCalifornia wildfire spreads as fears ...
21:28, 2019-10-11

California power company caused state's deadliest blaze, investigation finds The Camp fire killed 85 people and almost completely incinerated the town of ParadiseA major power company is responsible for the deadliest wildfire ...
23:48, 2019-05-15

A vault fire caused a power outage that shut down California's John Wayne Airport A vault fire in Irvine, California, sparked a power outage that shut down John Wayne Airport, police said....
09:32, 2019-08-03

2019 NFL roster cuts tracker: The cuts from all 32 teams as rosters are trimmed to final 53 Take a look at all the cuts made by every team as they reduce their rosters down to 53 players...
19:44, 2019-09-01

Several northern US states will be treated to a northern lights show this weekend If you live in the United States you don’t often get the opportunity to see the phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to a...
02:16, 2019-08-31

The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Across the Northern U.S. This Weekend. Here’s How to See the Aurora Parts of the northern United States from Montana to northern New England could get a glimpse of the Northern Lights over Labor Day Weekend, space wea...
21:44, 2019-08-30

‘Using power builds power’: meet the woman tipped to lead the labor movement Sara Nelson, the president of the Association of Flight Attendants, has struck a chord with activists calling for her to run for labor’s top job: pre...
10:36, 2019-09-09

Wind power developers upbeat about Alberta despite end of power project auctions Panellists at a wind energy conference in Calgary say Alberta is still the best place in Canada to build renewable power projects despite the United ...
22:36, 2019-10-09

‘Power is not given, power is taken’, UN chief tells women activists, urging push-back against status quo After hearing from many of the world’s top women politicians on Tuesday in a session on “Women in Power”, Secretary-General António Guterres, held a ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Live like Gatsby in these mega mansions near NYC Ready to retreat outside the city? Several jaw-dropping homes are on the market in Westchester County, Connecticut and New Jersey. For a fully amenit...
00:16, 2019-07-06

Inside Beijing's new mega-airport CNN's David Culver tours the new starfish-shaped Daxing airport, boasting customer service robots and a terminal the size of 97 soccer fields....
22:28, 2019-09-25

20 years of the BMW SUV: inside BMW's US mega factory Features 27 Apr, 2019 To celebrate 20 years of the BMW SUV, we take a tour of BMW's gigantic Spartanburg factory in the US...
11:56, 2019-05-02

These are the 5 largest mega-mergers so far in 2019 Reuters Merger and acquisition volume slowed significantly in the third quarter of 2019, while the average deal size has swelled this year, according...
13:40, 2019-10-05

BIG3 Power Rankings: Joe Johnson, Triplets finish regular season on top; Power suffer yet another injury Heading into the playoffs, the Triplets are the clear favorite to take home the BIG3 title...
20:04, 2019-08-21

UK power cut: Rail passengers face continued disruption in London after mass power outage across country Rail commuters are facing continued disruption this morning after a major power cut caused "apocalyptic" travel chaos in England and Wales....
11:36, 2019-08-10

BIG3 Power Rankings: Power maintains narrow edge over Triplets, despite Joe Johnson's cold-blooded heroics in Week 7 Johnson's step-back, game-winning 4-pointer was the highlight of the season, but Power is still the team to beat...
19:36, 2019-08-07

This Overseas Power Adapter Includes USB-C Power Delivery Anyone who ever travels overseas or would like to travel overseas should have a universal power adapter at the ready, and in 2019, you should probabl...
20:44, 2019-05-30

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $530 Million LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– People took to the stores Friday to try their luck at tonight’s Mega Millions drawing. The jackpot is at $530 mi...
21:40, 2019-06-07

MSG mega-fights may be as one-sided as their betting action LAS VEGAS — Big-time boxing returns to Madison Square Garden the next two Saturday nights in what are likely to be tune-ups for hopefully bigger figh...
20:28, 2019-06-01

Beijing's new mega-airport ready to open China is poised to open a new mega-airport to the south of Beijing ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic. Find out what Beijing Daxi...
02:08, 2019-09-19

New York's amazing mega-monuments that were never built New York may be home to the iconic Statue of Liberty and dozens of other monuments, but the city would look very different if a number of epic buildi...
22:44, 2019-05-22

Sephora gives mega boost to micro brands Beauty giant Sephora is giving prime-time exposure to a handful of indie cosmetics brands that have never appeared on retail shelves. The new initiat...
04:08, 2019-05-25

Mercedes-AMG A 45 mega hatch to get an amazing 415bhp News 7 Jun, 2019 The new Mercedes-AMG A 45 gets the world’s most powerful 2.0-litre engine - a turbocharged four-pot, with a maximum ou...
13:40, 2019-06-07

Mercedes-AMG A45 S unleashed as 415bhp mega-hatch Most powerful production four-cylinder dispatches 0-62mph in 3.9sec and is available with a Drift mode Mercedes-AMG is claiming class-leading power,...
13:20, 2019-07-04

A Mega-App To Meet All Your End-To-End Entertainment, Hospitality, Travel Needs Wouldn't life be much simpler if you had access to all your entertainment and experiential needs on a single platform? HQbe does just that....
14:40, 2019-06-25

Mega Millions Jackpot Goes Up To Nearly Half A Billion Dollars (CNN/LEX 18) – If you’re feeling lucky now would be a good time to buy a lottery ticket. The Mega Millions jackpot has grown to nearly ha...
01:56, 2019-06-02

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Mega Millions’ game ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening’s drawing of the “Mega Millions” game were: 08-16-22-66-68, Mega Ball: 11, Meg...
07:16, 2019-05-04

Taylor Swift returns to 'The Voice' as a Mega Mentor NBC announced Monday that Taylor Swift would return to 'The Voice' as a Mega Mentor. 'The Voice' returns Sept. 23 at 8 p.m....
19:20, 2019-09-16

Award for man who stopped a mega-dam and saved Borneo's rainforest Peter Kallang has been awarded a top environmental prize for a successful campaign to stop a mega-dam being built in Borneo....
10:48, 2019-09-20

United's mega bid for Koulibaly revealed - Euro Papers "Manchester United made a world-record offer for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, it has been reported."...
15:12, 2019-08-17

Local shelters to host 3-day mega adoption event TUCSON – Three local shelters are teaming up to get hundreds of pets adopted in the “Tucson Shelters United” mega adoption event. The event is schedu...
18:32, 2019-10-14

9,000 Year-old ‘Mega Site’ Found Near Jerusalem Changes History The Israel Antiquities Authority has announced a discovery that could change the history of the Middle East. ...
20:12, 2019-07-17

Mega Man, Street Fighter II Coming To Genesis Mini Sega has revealed the next batch of 10 games coming to its Genesis Mini console, including Capcom classics like Mega Man: The Wily Wars, Street Fight...
21:12, 2019-05-16

Southwest mega fare sale: Winter flights from $49 one way Southwest Airline's semi-annual three-day fare sale features one-way fares of $49, $79, $99 and $129 for travel before and after the holidays.  ...
14:24, 2019-10-01

The Company Off-Site: Mega Perk or Dreaded Chore? For some, a corporate retreat is the rare chance to deepen professional ties and revel in a free trip. For others, its obligatory ‘fun’ and round-the...
15:20, 2019-08-30

Picking Up the Pace: A Mega-Gallery Expands in Chelsea With a new eight-story headquarters, Pace passes a generational baton while joining a building boom among the city’s biggest galleries....
20:40, 2019-08-11

Fortnite Season 9 Map Changes: Neo Tilted, Mega Mall, Dig Site Season 9 is here and it is making some bold choices with a futuristic theme and some cool new areas....
10:24, 2019-05-09

Capcom's New Card Game Has Chun-Li, Dante And Mega Man From out of nowhere, Capcom and GungHo just released a card-battling game featuring characters from throughout the company’s history, from Street Fig...
01:44, 2019-07-05

These proposed New York City mega-structures would have been crazy New York may be home to the iconic Statue of Liberty and dozens of other monuments, but the city would look very different if a number of epic buildi...
20:52, 2019-05-23

Ryanair launches mega flights sale – and you can jet off to Mallorca for £9.99 RYANAIR has kicked off an exciting flight sale. For limited time, customers can get cheap flights to Spain, Greece and Italy. Here's all you need to ...
14:56, 2019-07-25

Mega Millions Jackpot Swells To Nearly Half A Billion Dollars (CNN) — We’ve mentioned several times that you’re probably never winning the jackpot. Turns out, we were right, at least for Friday...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Jimmy Butler finally off to Heat after mega-four team trade After extensive league-wide maneuvers, Jimmy Butler is finally headed to South Beach. The Heat, Blazers, 76ers and Clippers completed a four-team sig...
00:20, 2019-07-02

The Squad Fires Back At Trump Over His Mega-Racist Tweets The ongoing battle between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the progressive freshman legislators known as “the Squad” reached its climax on Sunday, whe...
14:20, 2019-07-15

An ancient Mars crater likely spawned a devastating mega-tsunami The Mars we know today is dry, dusty, and (probably) devoid of life, but that wasn’t always the case. Scientists believe Mars was once a wet wo...
20:16, 2019-08-05

Ryanair slashes cost of 90,000 seats in mega flight sale RYANAIR flights are 20% less pricy at the moment. The budget airline is flogging fares from as little as £9.99 – here are the best offers....
15:52, 2019-07-02

Tucson shelters team up for mega adoption event over weekend TUCSON – This weekend three local animal shelters teamed up to host a mega adoption event called “Tucson Shelters United” with the goal of having ove...
09:00, 2019-10-21

Mega mall owners mull investing in Forever 21 after bankruptcy A pair of shopping-mall giants is weighing whether to invest in bankrupt teen retailer Forever 21, sources told The Post. The fast-fashion pioneer, w...
04:56, 2019-10-01

Taylor Swift Joins The Voice Season 17 as "Mega Mentor" Taylor Swift is joining The Voice. The superstar will return to the role of "mega mentor" for season 17 of the NBC singing competition series. Swift'...
18:20, 2019-09-16

Damian Lillard agrees to mega-extension with Trail Blazers Star guard Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed on a four-year, $196 million super max extension, The Athletic reported on Sunda...
22:24, 2019-06-30

Epic Games Store’s first mega sale gives Steam a run for its money The Epic Games Store just unveiled its newest assault on rival Valve’s PC games storefront Stream, using the same big discount strategy that&rs...
22:44, 2019-05-16

Green Day, Fall Out Boy, Weezer announce 'Hella Mega' tour Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer will kick off the "Hella Mega" stadium tour in Paris, France, in June 2020....
20:16, 2019-09-10

Taylor Swift joins 'The Voice' as 'Mega Mentor' for season 17 The 29-year-old pop star mentored contestants during season 7.        ...
21:52, 2019-09-16

Mega Millions ticket worth $2M sold in West Virginia CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Mega Millions ticket worth $2 million has been sold in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery says in a news release the tick...
11:20, 2019-05-30

Sega Mega Drive Mini review – a legacy truly honoured Perfectly modelled and smoothly animated, the 42 built-in games are lovingly reproduced, with modern gaming benefits. It’s a delightful surpriseIt’s ...
15:56, 2019-09-19

Upstart Epic PC Store Launches Its First Steam-Style Mega Sale Epic Games’ store has announced its own take on the Steam Summer Sale—the latest spoonful of Steam’s game-selling pie that Epic has shoveled directly...
17:52, 2019-05-16

The plan to build mega wind farms and artificial islands in North Sea A radical plan to build artificial islands in the North Sea that act as hubs for mega wind farms has received a boost after an analysis said it was f...
19:28, 2019-07-15

Jurassic Park mega dinosaur bone described as 'one of biggest ever' found in France PALAEONTOLOGISTS digging in the Angeac-Charente "dinosaur graveyard" in south-western France have made an amazing discovery...
16:40, 2019-07-25

The Age of Media Corporation Mega-Mergers Is Robbing Us of Bolder, Fresher Storytelling Disney isn’t just the first studio to have five pictures cross a billion dollars at the box office in a single year and it isn’t just the biggest fil...
20:12, 2019-08-19

Airbus ups 20-year new jet forecast with mega-cities tipped to drive growth While more new planes are needed, Airbus predicts that overall there will be slightly fewer planes in the sky in 2038 than previously thought....
15:04, 2019-09-18

DAZN gets into ring with Canelo Alvarez-Daniel Jacobs mega-fight LAS VEGAS — Saturday night is a huge night for DAZN, the live streaming app that made its introduction in the United States a year ago and is trying ...
10:16, 2019-05-04

SpaceX Launches a Mega Rocket and Successfully Lands All Three Boosters for the First Time (CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — SpaceX launched its second supersized rocket and for the first time landed all three boosters Thursday, a year after s...
04:28, 2019-04-12

Fortnite Fortbyte 18 Location Found somewhere between Mega Mall and Dusty Divot Found somewhere between Mega Mall and Dusty Divot is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's every...
15:28, 2019-07-04

Sega announces 'Mega Man,' 'Street Fighter II' for Genesis Mini console Sega announced on Thursday 10 more games that will come packaged with their upcoming Genesis Mini console....
20:48, 2019-05-16

Green Day, Weezer and Fall Out Boy announce Hella Mega Tour, new albums Green Day, Weezer and Fall Out Boy will make a stop in Toronto next August after all three bands release new albums in early 2020....
21:40, 2019-09-10

Death at American Dream mega-mall in New Jersey being probed by officials Officials are investigating a death at New Jersey’s long-stalled American Dream mega-mall next to MetLife Stadium, it was revealed Thursday. Th...
21:44, 2019-10-10

Michael Wolf, photographer of mega-cities, dies in Hong Kong Michael Wolf, an award-winning Hong Kong-based photographer known for his work depicting mega-cities, has died...
10:08, 2019-04-26

Don't miss: Making science happen, a mega-collider and a hypnotic game Peek behind the scenes of the lab at London's Francis Crick Institute, hear all about the proposed particle accelerator at CERN and play a new video ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Officials probing worker’s death at long-stalled New Jersey mega-mall Officials are investigating a death at New Jersey’s long-stalled American Dream mega-mall next to MetLife Stadium, it was revealed Thursday. Th...
21:20, 2019-10-10

Brad Pitt heads into space with mega daddy issues in first Ad Astra trailer Brad Pitt stars as an astronaut in search of his long-lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) in Ad Astra. An astronaut must venture to the edge of our solar...
22:12, 2019-06-05

Downton Abbey movie: first trailer promises warring butlers and mega-Maggie The first full-length trailer suggests a faithful transfer for Julian Fellowes’ hit TV series as the household prepares for a royal visitAfter the ho...
16:40, 2019-05-21

Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer's best songs we hope to hear on 'Hella Mega' tour To celebrate the three group's forthcoming "Hella Mega" tour, revisit their greatest hits.        ...
20:56, 2019-09-19

BTS performs mega concert in Central Park after fans camped out in the rain for days In a moment BTS fans had been waiting for, the South Korean boy band took over New York City's Central Park for an outdoor concert....
20:04, 2019-05-15

Epic plans more exclusive Games Store announcements, storewide “Mega Sale” Enlarge (credit: Epic) If you thought Epic was done adding to the growing pile of PC games exclusively available on its own Games Store, well... I'...
18:44, 2019-05-15

Greed review – Steve Coogan gleams in knockabout satire of the mega-rich Michael Winterbottom’s entertaining mockumentary about a high-street fashion tycoon presents a hideous carnival of obscene wealth, vanity and moral s...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Huge mega-rafts carried dinosaur-era animals on round-the-world trips Floating logs over 10 metres long were the basis for miniature ecosystems that carried marine creatures all over the world during the Jurassic era...
09:48, 2019-05-02

Planned Parenthood to open Illinois abortion ‘mega clinic’ that was built in secret Planned Parenthood will open a huge, secretly built “mega clinic” in Ilinois near the Missouri border as lawmakers push for an abortion ban in the Sh...
20:00, 2019-10-02

Analogue’s Mega Sg is the Sega Genesis Mini alternative for the discerning retro gaming fan The official Sega Genesis Mini is coming in September and hopes to capitalize on some of the retro gaming hype that turned the Super Nintendo and N...
00:28, 2019-07-30

Louboutin, Givenchy, Dior & More: Save 50% at Gilt's Luxe French Mega Sale We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
20:40, 2019-10-09

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and Republican mega donor, dies aged 79 Koch and brother Charles championed conservative causesDavid Koch was also a major cultural philanthropistDavid Koch, one half of the double act of t...
16:48, 2019-08-23

Laura Ingraham's Reaction to Guest's Mega-Racist Rant Is Cheerful Agreement Casual racism is a common feature of Laura Ingraham’s programming, but in a segment on her podcast released yesterday, she said she gets “enraged” af...
17:08, 2019-05-22

Reef wipeout: surfers fight China-linked mega resort in Fiji Jona Ratu and his friends wanted to build an eco-lodge in their corner of paradise – then the diggers arrived‘That’s where the dream ends’: Jona, Nav...
13:52, 2019-05-17

Ryanair slashes cost of travel in MEGA sale – return flights start at £40 RYANAIR is slashing prices for travellers with return flights starting from as little as £40. Here are the best deals....
20:56, 2019-05-14

Elizabeth Warren proposes new lobbying tax that would cost US mega-corporations hundreds of millions Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday unveiled a plan designed to curb the influence of corporate lo...
19:16, 2019-10-02

China has opened its doors to its $63 billion mega-airport — the biggest single terminal in the world Getty China's state and party leader Xi Jinping opened the new Daxing International Airport, the biggest in the world, on Wednesday. The project, de...
15:00, 2019-09-26

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Brazil Of Games: How The Mega Driv Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Brazil Of Games: How The Mega Drive Stayed Relevant For 30 Years • 30+ Years Later ...
13:44, 2019-10-04

Deontay Wilder given warning by Frank Warren ahead of mega Tyson Fury rematch Wilder and Fury drew in their first bout - but the Brit's promoter insists his man has upped his game since...
13:20, 2019-09-13

Peloton slides in first day of trading, marking 3rd-worst mega-IPO debut since financial crisis (PTON) Reuters / Shannon Stapleton Shares of Peloton, a maker of connected-fitness equipment, opened 6.9% below their initial public offering price. The st...
18:32, 2019-09-26

These Superheroes Have Power, Staying Power Not every character is Superman or Sub-Mariner, but these heroes have also fought for justice for many decades....
19:20, 2019-08-27

California earthquake map: Where in southern California was the earthquake? Foreign office travel advice and more A large swathe of southern California and Nevada has been hit by the region's strongest earthquake in more than two decades....
14:48, 2019-07-05

HTC might be about to revive the 'Wildfire' name The HTC U11Earlier this week HTC introduced two new smartphones after many months of silence. This kind of announcement probably won’t become a regul...
13:20, 2019-06-13

Why does the sky look yellow during a wildfire? The sky almost always takes on a yellow hue during wildfire season. But why does that happen?...
21:28, 2019-05-31

Anthony Joshua DEFEATED in mega shock - Andy Ruiz in stunning seventh-round victory ANTHONY JOSHUA was stunned by Andy Ruiz in New York in one of the biggest shocks in boxing history....
06:24, 2019-06-02

A-listers flock to Google summit in private jets, mega yachts to talk climate change The world’s rich and famous have flocked to a posh Italian resort to talk about saving Mother Earth — but they sure are punishing her in the process....
15:20, 2019-07-31

Judge grants mega-rich Sackler family reprieve from legal costs of opioid crisis Enlarge / PURDUE PHARMA, STAMFORD, Conn. - 2019/09/12: Members of P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now) and Truth Pharm staged a protest...
00:28, 2019-10-15

Fortnite Update 10.10 Patch Notes: Server downtime, Mega Mall rift beacon and new skins Fortnite's next update and 10.10 patch notes should be dropping soon. Here's everything we know with regards to server downtime, the rift beacon at M...
18:44, 2019-08-12

What to look for in a mask for wildfire smoke Only a few types of masks are effective in filtering fine particulate matter from wildfires....
21:36, 2019-05-31

STDs are spreading like wildfire in the US Despite decades of sexual education and STD awareness campaigns, the rates at which new STD cases are reported continues to rise. A new bulletin by t...
06:56, 2019-10-10

Katy Perry, more stars attend Google summit on climate change in private jets, mega yachts Google Camp is hosting the likes of former President Barack Obama, Prince Harry, Leonardo DiCaprio and Katy Perry in Sicily to discuss climate change...
16:00, 2019-07-31

Jacobean grandeur: mega-mansion with Strictly-style ballroom, viewing tower and multiplex cinema for sale for £14.5m The nine-bedroom house also features a wine cellar, a library and even its own private playhouse....
07:24, 2019-07-18

Amazon’s delivery contractors announce upwards of 2,000 layoffs even as the mega-retailer's logistics demand balloons (AMZN) Photo by Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images A slew of Amazon delivery service partners (DSP) nationwide have announced layoffs this month. Busin...
21:16, 2019-10-11

Google summit on climate change attended by stars in private jets, mega yachts slammed as 'hypocritical' Google's recent climate change conference – which was attended by Leonardo DiCaprio, Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom, and other A-list stars – is being sla...
05:36, 2019-08-02

Amazon’s delivery contractors announce upwards of 1,800 layoffs even as the mega-retailer's logistics demand balloons (AMZN) Photo by Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images A slew of Amazon delivery service partners (DSP) nationwide have announced layoffs this month. Busin...
20:40, 2019-10-11

From 'American Idol' to fronting mega-band Queen: Adam Lambert bares his soul with glamorous authenticity When he belted the classic Bohemian Rhapsody to audition for the hit reality series "American Idol" a decade ago, Adam Lambert couldn't have imagined...
16:08, 2019-09-28

Fortnite Update 10.10 Patch Notes DELAY: Server Downtime, Mega Mall Rift Beacon, New Skins Fortnite's next update and 10.10 patch notes should be dropping soon. Here's everything we know with regards to server downtime, the rift beacon at M...
12:16, 2019-08-13

Gwen Stefani's mega price cut: singer sells Beverly Hills estate for £10 million less than it was listed for two years ago Singer Gwen Stefani's LA estate has sold, for £10 million less than it was listed for in 2017....
19:24, 2019-10-08

Lloyd Blankfein, Jeff Bezos, and Jared Kushner’s brother all partied on David Geffen’s mega-yacht la Lloyd Blankfein, Jeff Bezos, and Jared Kushner’s brother all partied on David Geffen’s mega-yacht last weekend, yet the boat did not sink—proving tha...
19:08, 2019-08-06

Fortnite Update 10.10 Patch Notes TIME: Server News, BRUTE changes, Mega Mall Rift, Skins Fortnite's next update and 10.10 patch notes should be dropping soon. Here's everything we know with regards to server downtime, the rift beacon at M...
17:36, 2019-08-13

Saskatchewan to take in 2,000 Ontario wildfire evacuees According to Ontario Premier Doug Ford, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe has agreed to host 2,000 wildfire evacuees....
01:52, 2019-07-11

Self-igniting manure most likely the cause of Spain’s wildfire The fire, which has burned through about 15,000 acres so far, comes in the midst of a brutal heat wave that's swept over Europe, particularly France ...
19:20, 2019-06-29

Wildfire burning in Catalina Mountains TUCSON – A fire sparked in the Catalina Mountains Thursday night. According to Rural Metro Fire District, who initially responded to the fire, the fi...
16:40, 2019-08-23

100K ordered to evacuated because of LA wildfire The Saddleridge fire flares up near a firefighter in Sylmar, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker) LOS ANGELES (AP) — The La...
18:12, 2019-10-11

PG&E to pay $1 billion to governments for wildfire damage SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay...
00:12, 2019-06-19

Preparing for the upcoming wildfire season TUCSON – Wildfire season is already starting in Arizona and with that in mind, Tucson Fire, along with the American Red Cross, are getting prep...
12:28, 2019-05-02

Portugal wildfire declared under control Firefighters have expressed optimism as they battle against the inferno that has been raging in central Portugal since the weekend. Nearly 40 people ...
17:16, 2019-07-23

Firefighters contain more of deadly Los Angeles wildfire Firefighters gained further control of a deadly wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles that has forced thousands from their homes, officials re...
19:08, 2019-10-13

Half-acre Hampstead plot for sale: rare hamlet of homes around village green could be turned into exclusive mega-mansion The collection of properties includes a 5,000sq ft main house, plus three smaller mews houses and two garages on 40-year leases....
12:12, 2019-08-14

Half-acre Hampstead plot up for auction: rare hamlet of homes around village green could be turned into exclusive mega-mansion It is not the only unusual London plot to come to the market in recent weeks. A car park the size of a tennis court behind chef Clare Smyth's Notting...
09:04, 2019-08-14

A crushing new cost estimate of SpaceX's planned mega-fleet of 42,000 Starlink internet satellites glosses over one humongous detail: Starship AP Photo/Jae C. Hong SpaceX wants to surround Earth with a vast network of internet-providing satellites called Starlink. Financial analysts at Morga...
21:48, 2019-10-18

Raging LA wildfire leaves at least 1 person dead At least one person has died as a result of a raging wildfire tearing through the LA area Friday, according to a report. The man had cardiac arrest t...
21:24, 2019-10-11

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great ...
01:28, 2019-08-18

A wildfire wiped out 80% of fish in a Colorado river The Animas River in southwest Colorado has suffered an 80 percent loss of its fish population due to the 416 Fire that spread in June 2018, authoriti...
22:16, 2019-09-25

Wildfire near Superior now has tripled in size since Friday SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) – A human-caused wildfire in east-central Arizona near Superior continues to grow and remains uncontained. The blaze that&...
21:12, 2019-06-16

Wildfire blazes through forest in southern Greece ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities in Greece say dozens of firefighters are trying to contain a large wildfire that is blazing through a forested regi...
17:20, 2019-06-10

Wildfire ignites in Amado, burning 10 acres AMADO, Ariz. – Emergency crews have been dispatched to Amado after a wildfire broke out in the northeast section of town Wednesday. According t...
23:56, 2019-06-19

Arizona wildfire danger remains high TUCSON – The 4th of July holiday weekend proved to be busy for crews fighting dozens of wildfires across Arizona. According to the Arizona Depa...
01:00, 2019-07-11

Wildfire prompts evacuation of 50 homes in Florida OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Officials say 50 homes have been evacuated as a 750-acre (300-hectare) wildfire burns in a Florida national park. ...
01:44, 2019-05-30

PG&E settles wildfire claims with insurers for $11 billion PG&E Corp said on Friday it has reached an $11 billion settlement to resolve most claims by insurance carriers related to 2017 and 2018 wildfires in ...
20:24, 2019-09-13

Wildfire rages in northeastern Spain, 53 evacuated MADRID (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are struggling to contain a wildfire in northeastern Spain that has spread over 5,500 hectares (13,590 acres) ...
13:16, 2019-06-27

Madrid region wildfire still burns out of control on 4th day MADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say a wildfire in hills near Madrid is still out of control after burning for four straight days. Around 500 firef...
12:00, 2019-07-01

Military aid being ‘drawn down’ in Pikangikum as wildfire slows Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry said Monday that the fire had begun to slow its spread....
18:00, 2019-06-05

Experts weigh in on 2019 Wildfire season TUCSON-The Department of Forestry and Fire Management says just last week they had nearly 20 active wildfires burning throughout Arizona. As of Monda...
06:00, 2019-06-18

Catalina Mountains wildfire grows to 25 acres TUCSON – A lightning-sparked fire is burning 25 acres of buffelgrass in the Catalina Mountains Thursday night. According to officials, who initially ...
02:40, 2019-08-24

PG&E agrees to pay $1 billion to governments for wildfire damage SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay...
03:16, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Governor says wildfire near Flagstaff has grown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a growing wildfire north of Flagstaff (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Gov. Doug Ducey says a wildfire north of Fla...
17:12, 2019-07-22

Deadly wildfire forces 100,000 to evacuate Los Angeles A wildfire that began in inland California on Thursday night has now reached Los Angeles. Firefighters are scrambling to contain the out-of-control b...
19:40, 2019-10-11

Florida Everglades wildfire almost doubles in size in a day FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A wildfire in the Florida Everglades has almost doubled in size in the past day. The Florida Forest Service on Tuesday t...
20:56, 2019-06-25

Hundreds of firefighters assigned to Arizona wildfire SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are assigned to an Arizona wildfire that incident managers anticipate will be fanned by strong winds ...
22:20, 2019-06-13

Wildfire threatens Sunizona, prompts road closures COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – A wildfire has shut down roads and could pose a threat to residents near Sunizona, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesd...
22:40, 2019-10-15

Officials offer prevention tips during wildfire season TUCSON – The National Weather Service says it is wildfire season in Southern Arizona and with windy conditions this week, all it takes is a cig...
15:16, 2019-05-20

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands forced emergency workers to evacuate more than 8,000 people.     ...
17:56, 2019-08-19

Wildfire in Spain rages for 3rd day amid heat wave MADRID (AP) — A major wildfire in northeastern Spain is raging out of control for a third straight day. Several hundred firefighters are at the blaze...
11:28, 2019-06-28

Massive Hawaii wildfire forces hundreds to evacuate A massive Hawaii brush fire so large it could be seen from outer space triggered the temporary evacuation of nearly 600 people as it tore through abo...
20:24, 2019-07-12

Smoke from Alaska wildfire threatens Anchorage's air quality Smoke from wildfires in Alaska could cause very unhealthy air quality conditions and low visibility over the weekend in Anchorage, the state's larges...
16:44, 2019-06-29

Wildfire near arms factory in Greece, refugees evacuated ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Firefighters are battling to contain a wildfire near an arms factory some 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Athens. The fire has fo...
13:16, 2019-06-27

Wildfire in Spain rages for third day amid heat wave MADRID — A major wildfire in northeastern Spain is raging out of control for a third straight day. Several hundred firefighters are at the blaze in t...
11:04, 2019-06-28

Traffic backs up on I-95 in Florida as wildfire shuts road JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Traffic is backed up on a section of Interstate 95 in Florida after authorities closed a section of the freeway in response...
22:40, 2019-05-23

PG&E reaches $11 billion settlement relating to wildfire claims California power producer PG&E Corp said on Friday it has reached an $11 billion settlement with entities representing about 85% of insurance subroga...
15:36, 2019-09-13

Germany: Wildfire near munitions warehouse forces evacuations Hundreds of firefighters are battling one of the biggest blazes in the region's history. Officials fear the fire could engulf a munitions warehouse t...
16:52, 2019-07-01

Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfire Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that has forced the evacuations of ...
05:40, 2019-07-13

Firefighters in Manning keep watchful eye on Battle Complex Wildfire Fire crews from the town of Manning may not be doing firefighting but they are keeping busy with patrols and acting as eyes on the ground in case the...
01:12, 2019-06-02

Hawaii's Maui Island wildfire forces evacuations Thousands of residents and visitors on Hawaii's Maui Island were ordered to evacuate two communities on Thursday as a spreading wildfire sent smoke b...
10:00, 2019-07-12

Spain: Gran Canaria wildfire an 'environmental tragedy' A wildfire on Spain's Gran Canaria  has forced thousands of people to evacuate. Some 6,000 hectares have burned so far and the fire has entered the n...
09:32, 2019-08-20

Portugal wildfire under control, firefighters remain on the ground More than 1,000 firefighters managed to bring a major wildfire in central Portugal under control on Tuesday, and the operation will carry on to avoid...
16:28, 2019-07-23

Wildfire moves through former military training center in Germany A fire set by a suspected arsonist has engulfed parts of the former Lübtheen military training ground, which is littered with old munitions. It is th...
13:16, 2019-07-02

Mandatory evacuation for Alberta’s northernmost community due to wildfire People in the area of Indian Cabins, about 150 kilometres north of High Level, were told around 11 a.m. Monday to leave immediately and head to the N...
21:20, 2019-06-17

'Paradise was sent to hell': revisiting the town destroyed by wildfire It’s been six months since an unprecedented fire leveled the town of Paradise, killing 85 people. Despite its suffering, a community holds onThe high...
14:00, 2019-05-07

U.S. judge approves PG&E $105 million wildfire assistance fund PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were bla...
21:52, 2019-05-22

This Alberta wildfire season has seen most hectares burned since 1981 According to the most recent numbers, wildfires in Alberta so far this season have burned about 817,256 hectares — the largest area in 38 years....
19:12, 2019-07-20

Canada evacuates by air remote indigenous community due to wildfire Canada's military began evacuating by airplane 1,600 "vulnerable" people from a remote indigenous community in Northern Ontario due to a wildfire and...
22:16, 2019-05-31

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze...
18:44, 2019-08-18

Firefighters make progress against deadly Los Angeles wildfire More than 1,000 firefighters battled a deadly and fast-moving wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles on Saturday, reinforcing containment lines...
22:40, 2019-10-12

Crews from Saskatchewan, Quebec help in Manitoba wildfire fight Despite the possibilities of fires from lightning strikes as a series of storms roll through Manitoba, officials say the moisture is most welcome to ...
21:48, 2019-07-08

Ecological surprises in Waterton two years after devastating wildfire Trees are charcoal black on one side and bone white on the other, evidence of the path a wildfire took as it tore into Waterton Lakes National Park i...
20:56, 2019-08-30

Wildfire near Pikangikum First Nation spreading slower than before: officials The forest fire near Pikangikum First Nation started on Wednesday and by Saturday it had grown to 36 square kilometres....
11:48, 2019-06-04

Huge firefighting aircraft ready for wildfire season TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The world’s largest firefighting aircraft is ready for the wildfire season. The Global SuperTanker is a Boeing 747-400 ser...
17:04, 2019-05-26

Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A wildfire burning in the Florida Everglades has given some commuters a smoky ride home along Interstate 75 in an area c...
01:36, 2019-06-25

Gran Canaria towns evacuated as wildfire rages About 1,000 people were unable to return home in Gran Canaria on Sunday after several towns were evacuated as a vast wildfire spread towards a Nation...
14:16, 2019-08-11

Winning $1 million Mega Millions ticket, $50K Powerball ticket sold in Tucson TUCSON – One lucky person is holding a winning $1,000,000 Mega Millions ticket from the Friday, Aug. 2 drawing, according to Arizona State Lottery of...
20:24, 2019-08-05

Bear falls onto deputy’s car, causing crash that sparks wildfire He “bearly” made it out alive! A California sheriff’s deputy miraculously survived a fiery wreck after a bear suddenly fell from an emban...
17:44, 2019-08-07

Raging Canary Islands wildfire sparks mass evacuation Hundreds of people have been evacuated as firefighters on the island of Gran Canaria try to bring a huge wildfire under control. Police have detained...
00:24, 2019-08-12

Alberta wildfire continues to grow, but is spreading away from High Level A fire burning near a northern Alberta town has grown slightly, but officials say firefighters are making good progress....
20:44, 2019-05-28

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated fro...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Gran Canaria wildfire spreads, forces thousands of evacuations A fast-moving forest fire on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria has forced authorities to evacuate thousands of people. The government says i...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Villages evacuated as wildfire rages on Greek island of Zakynthos A large wildfire on the Greek island of Zakynthos fanned by strong winds forced the evacuation of two villages on Sunday....
21:36, 2019-09-15

Amazon rainforest hits a wildfire record as concerns grow Brazil’s space research center has noticed more than 9,000 new forest fires in the past week....
22:56, 2019-08-22

Crown to consider charges in massive 2017 Elephant Hill B.C. wildfire The fire forced the evacuation of thousands, including the entire community of Cache Creek....
02:28, 2019-09-17

Wildfire smoke worse for kids' health than prescribed burns (Reuters Health) - Children who are exposed to smoke from wildfires may experience a greater health impact than those exposed to smoke from prescribe...
23:12, 2019-06-05

Eagle Bluff wildfire has province restricting areas to the public The BC Wildfire Service has introduced area restrictions for Crown land near the Eagle Bluff wildfire north of Oliver....
06:48, 2019-08-14

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, p...
18:24, 2019-08-22

Gran Canaria wildfire map: Is it safe to travel to the Spanish island? Thousands of nearby residents were evacuated from their homes after a wildfire ravaged a mountainous region of the Spanish island...
13:32, 2019-08-12

Catastrophic wildfire in Spain sparked by pile of manure: reports Chicken manure that spontaneously combusted during a heat wave is reportedly the likely cause of an out-of-control wildfire that has burned more than...
18:44, 2019-06-28

PG&E noteholders, wildfire victims file formal reorganization plan Noteholders of PG&E Corp and a committee for victims of the wildfires that pushed the power producer into bankruptcy filed a formal reorganization pl...
02:56, 2019-10-18

Colorado wildfire killed 80 percent of river's fish population The Animas River in southwest Colorado has suffered an 80 percent loss of its fish population....
19:40, 2019-09-25

Gran Canaria wildfire triggers evacuation of thousands of people Firefighters on island say blaze burning is out of control and spreading on several frontsAbout 8,000 people have been evacuated from their homes on ...
13:32, 2019-08-19

PG&E wins court approval to set up $105 million wildfire assistance fund PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were bla...
23:04, 2019-05-22

Brazilian football match halted due to nearby wildfire – video A third division football match in Brazil was paused after it was interrupted by heavy smoke caused by a wildfire. The match between Atlético Acreano...
11:44, 2019-08-27

High Level wildfire evacuees to return home Monday High Level residents will be allowed to return home on Monday after wildfires prompted an evacuation order nearly two weeks ago....
21:44, 2019-06-02

Hawaii wildfire forces thousands to evacuate Maui towns Brush fire of 1,200 hectares burns out of control through island’s central valleyThousands of people on Maui have been ordered to evacuate two towns ...
11:24, 2019-07-12

A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long a...
15:16, 2019-07-23

One wildfire remains active in central Portugal, 800 firefighters mobilized More than 800 firefighters battled on Sunday one wildfire sweeping across central Portugal after being able to control two other blazes that prompted...
13:00, 2019-07-21

8,100 Alberta wildfire evacuees allowed to return home Tuesday The Alberta government said a shift in weather, including cooler temperatures and rain in recent days, has helped firefighters in the High Level regi...
17:48, 2019-06-25

One man dies as wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
05:28, 2019-10-12

Winds fanning wildfire in national forest east of Phoenix SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Hot, dry winds are fanning a wildfire in a national forest east of Phoenix, but fire officials haven’t ordered more resi...
20:32, 2019-06-22

Police launch investigation as wildfire sweeps central Portugal More than 800 firefighters battled a wildfire sweeping across central Portugal on Sunday, after bringing under control two other blazes which left 20...
17:04, 2019-07-21

'A problem in every national forest': tree thieves were behind Washington wildfire Tree theft, which led to the deadly Maple Fire in Washington, may be costing the US Forest Service up to $100m each yearWhen two men discovered a rar...
06:24, 2019-10-05

High Level wildfire evacuee describes ‘post-apocalyptic’ skies A High Level, Alta., evacuee describes "the longest May long weekend of [her] life" as wildfires continue to burn in northern Alberta....
05:12, 2019-06-03

Waterton Lakes National Park rebuilds following 2017 Kenow wildfire Millions of dollars of federal funding is being used for various revitalization projects set to be completed this summer....
02:44, 2019-05-18

Smoke blankets the sky as wildfire on Hawaii’s Maui Island forces evacuations The 3,000 acre brush fire in Maui's central valley was uncontrolled Thursday night, Maui Mayor Mike Victorino told a news conference. He said firefig...
13:24, 2019-07-12

3 years after Fort McMurray wildfire, rebuild continues: ‘We just want our home back’ It's been three years since a raging wildfire tore through Fort McMurray and for some, the rebuild continues....
13:28, 2019-05-03

‘Goats are the best tool’: grazers in high demand to reduce US wildfire risk In the face of climate change and deadly fires, states from California to Colorado are turning hungry animals loose on the countrysideAs the western ...
13:12, 2019-07-12

Multimillion-dollar Los Angeles homes saved from wildfire by firefighting crew Residents were evacuated when a blaze broke out in the affluent Pacific Palisades neighborhoodA wildfire raced up canyon walls toward multimillion-do...
00:20, 2019-10-22

Special air quality statements issued in Edmonton, much of Alberta due to wildfire smoke Environment Canada issued special air quality statements from the Edmonton region all to the northern tip of the province due to smoke from the wildf...
15:40, 2019-05-30

Wind remains on firefighters’ side in bout with High Level wildfire The blaze has been rated at a Level 6 — the most intense rating on the scale — which means flames are jumping from treetop to treetop in the tinder d...
18:36, 2019-05-22

PG&E proposes court order for CEO, board to tour town destroyed by wildfire PG&E Corp on Monday submitted a proposed order to a U.S. District Court judge that would require the power provider's chief executive and board to vi...
06:04, 2019-05-14

Spain: Major wildfire contained but heat wave remains a risk MADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say they have contained a major wildfire in the northeastern Catalonia region. But they warn that wind and tempera...
10:24, 2019-06-29

Wildfire smoke can harm your lungs, your heart, and maybe even your mental health: research Research around wildfire smoke has drawn links with diseases of the heart and lungs. Wildfires can also have mental health effects....
04:44, 2019-05-31

Firefighters make gains against Los Angeles wildfire, evacuation orders lifted More than 1,000 firefighters battled a deadly and fast-moving wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles on Saturday, reinforcing containment lines...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Celebs keep posting misleading photos about Amazon wildfire to social media Well-meaning celebrities trying to bring attention to the Amazon blazes in Brazil are spreading misleading snapshots like wildfire on social media. T...
00:32, 2019-08-24

Boy, 12, cautioned by police over Australia wildfire that forced hundreds to flee their homes Officers in Queensland said two 14-year-old girls were also being questioned over a separate fire amid a stark warning that "people can die"....
18:40, 2019-09-10

Forecast for wildfire season to come amid extreme danger already in Western Canada Natural Resources Canada's Northern Forestry Centre in Edmonton is providing a briefing Wednesday on this year's fire season forecast....
20:20, 2019-05-15

Celebs keep posting misleading photos of Amazon wildfire to social media Well-meaning celebrities trying to bring attention to the Amazon blazes in Brazil are spreading misleading snapshots like wildfire on social media. T...
00:08, 2019-08-24

Fire crews prepare 'heavy attack' on massive moorland wildfire Pockets of fire continue to burn across a six-kilometre area of Saddleworth Moor today as 50 firefighters worked to contain the situation...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Police order evacuations as fast-moving wildfire spreads near San Francisco Cal Fire said flames consumed about 60 acres in little more than two hours in the hills of a Bay Area community, Sanders RanchPolice have ordered eva...
16:32, 2019-10-10

Greece battles wildfire on Evia island, smoke blankets Athens A large wildfire fanned by strong winds destroyed tracts of forest on the Greek island of Evia, firefighters said on Tuesday, as authorities prepared...
10:44, 2019-08-13

Scars of 2017 wildfire still evident in Waterton park as rebuild continues Deb Watson returned to her family's trail-riding business after the Waterton wildfire to find little more than a pop machine melted into a bubbly pud...
20:56, 2019-08-30

Amazon leaders talks rainforest preservation amid wildfire crisis Presidents and leaders from the Amazon region are meeting in Colombia as wildfires continue to ravage the Amazon rainforest, the largest in the world...
13:44, 2019-09-06

Deadly Los Angeles wildfire burns with subdued fury after change in weather Firefighters have tightened their grip on a deadly Los Angeles wildfire burning with subdued fury on Sunday after extremely dry desert winds that had...
01:24, 2019-10-14

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves 1 dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
20:32, 2019-10-11

Wildfire rages on Greek island Evia, smoke reaches Athens A large wildfire fanned by strong winds burned tracts of pine forest on the Greek island of Evia, firefighters said on Tuesday, with evacuation order...
16:32, 2019-08-13

Petition calling for provincewide burning ban during B.C. wildfire season gains momentum The petition, which asks the B.C. Wildfire Service to change its regional burning ban policy, already has nearly 1,700 signatures....
04:00, 2019-05-27

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves one dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads a...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia, smoke reaches Athens A wildfire fanned by strong winds razed tracts of pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Tuesday, leading to villages being evacuated and to an a...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia, blanketing villages with smoke Greece often faces wildfires during its dry summer months, and authorities have warned of the high risk of blazes this week....
15:12, 2019-08-13

Thousands of Alberta residents forced out by wildfire to be allowed home Wednesday As long as conditions hold, residents of Bigstone Cree Nation and Wabasca-Demarais will be allowed to return home on Wednesday. Wildfire forced manda...
21:24, 2019-06-11

Air quality plummets as wildfire smoke hits Alaska's most populous cities Smoke and soot from central Alaska wildfires have afflicted the subarctic city of Fairbanks with some of the world's worst air pollution in recent da...
04:52, 2019-07-10

Amazon leaders talk rainforest preservation amid wildfire crisis Presidents and leaders from the Amazon region are meeting in Colombia as wildfires continue to ravage the Amazon rainforest, the largest in the world...
14:56, 2019-09-06

After the wildfire: treating the mental health crisis triggered by climate change In 2017, thousands of homes in Santa Rosa, California, were wiped off the map. Now the community is helping residents cope with the traumaThe nightma...
08:04, 2019-08-26

Grand Designs Live 2019 at ExCeL London: Kevin McCloud brings interiors, design and self-build mega-show back to Royal Victoria Dock Grand Designs Live is returning to ExCel in east London this weekend. Here's what not to miss…...
09:12, 2019-05-03

Tough return for Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement after Alberta wildfire: ‘It hurts to see’ Sixteen homes were destroyed by the massive Chuckegg Creek Wildfire at the end of May. About 15 more were damaged by flames and smoke....
02:00, 2019-06-21

No immediate threat to High Level as out-of-control wildfire burns in northwestern Alberta: officials Wildfire officials said Monday morning there was no immediate threat to the community of High Level as a wildfire burned out of control in northweste...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Gran Canaria wildfire burns huge expanse and forces 1,000 to flee homes A huge wildfire raging in Gran Canaria has burnt through more 2,000 acres of land and forced 1,000 residents to flee their homes....
16:36, 2019-08-11

Amazon leaders sign rainforest preservation pact amid wildfire crisis Presidents and representatives from the Amazon region have agreed to coordinate rainforest preservation measures as wildfires continue to ravage the ...
03:12, 2019-09-07

Southern Alberta’s Rocking Heart Ranch still rebuilding 2 years after Waterton wildfire Melody Garner-Skiba and her family have had some tough conversations since a wildfire raged into Waterton Lakes National Park in southeastern Alberta...
19:04, 2019-08-30

Highway 16 reopens, residents return home as wildfire burns west of Edson Highway 16 west of Edson, Alta. reopened early Monday morning and residents who were forced from their homes Sunday have been allowed to return as a ...
18:08, 2019-05-20

IN PHOTOS: Premier Kenney takes aerial tour of High Level wildfire Premier Jason Kenney went on an aerial tour of the area and visited the emergency operations centre in High Level....
18:04, 2019-05-22

Out-of-control Alberta wildfire near High Level surges in size to 2,300 square kilometres The Chuckegg Creek Fire ballooned in size between Wednesday and Thursday. As of 11 a.m. Thursday, it was approximately 2,300 square kilometres — or 2...
20:32, 2019-05-30

Eagle Bluff wildfire triples in size, regional jail partially evacuated The fire is now estimated at about 900 hectares in size with growth fueled by extremely hot and dry conditions....
00:52, 2019-08-08

In Christchurch, UN chief calls for tolerance, solidarity to extinguish ‘wildfire’ of hate speech On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christc...
06:08, 2019-05-14

Bolsonaro enjoys comedy club outing as Brazil's wildfire crisis rages on President watches right-wing comic as pre-recorded speech to nation on fighting fires airs While the Amazon burned and Brazilians demonstrated their ...
20:56, 2019-08-24

Wildfire burns Los Angeles area hillside, threatening multimillion-dollar homes Residents were evacuated when a blaze broke out in the affluent Pacific Palisades neighborhoodA wildfire raced up canyon walls toward multimillion-do...
01:32, 2019-10-22

Start date for Paddle Prairie School delayed due to Alberta wildfire smoke damage While most young students in Alberta headed back to class Tuesday, the start of a new school year is being delayed in Paddle Prairie....
22:48, 2019-09-03

Eagle Bluff wildfire triples in size, evacuation alert now covers regional jail The fire is now estimated at about 900 hectares in size with growth fueled by extremely hot and dry conditions....
19:44, 2019-08-07

Europe heat wave sparks massive wildfire in Spain, record temperatures in France As a heat wave continues to scorch parts of Western Europe, a wildfire has broken out in northeastern Spain and France measured its highest-ever June...
20:28, 2019-06-27

Be fire smart: B.C. Wildfire Service issues reminder as hot weather hits Southern Interior Temperatures expected to reach 30 C Thursday through Saturday, though a chance of showers is in the forecast....
03:24, 2019-05-30

Deadly Los Angeles wildfire began near base of electrical tower, company and fire officials say A deadly wind-driven wildfire that raged across the northern edge of Los Angeles last week started near the base of high-voltage transmission tower o...
07:04, 2019-10-15

Thousands cheer high school football team’s return to wildfire-ravaged Paradise The running back was so nervous, he puked shortly after the team took the field. But senior Lukas Hartley could relax by the second possession of the...
22:00, 2019-08-24

Paddle Prairie School to open Wednesday after Alberta wildfire smoke damage testing While most young students in Alberta headed back to class Tuesday, the start of a new school year was delayed in Paddle Prairie....
20:04, 2019-09-04

Evacuation ordered, state of local emergency declared in Cypress County as wildfire moves in Cypress County declared a state of local emergency as a wildfire burned in the area on Saturday....
18:04, 2019-07-28

Tax cuts sugar in drinks, but we still eat more Soft drinks have 29% less sugar on average since a levy was imposed, but we're eating more sugary food....
14:20, 2019-09-20

10 of boxing’s nastiest cuts Tyson Fury picked up a bad cut against Otto Wallin in Las Vegas last month but it was nothing compared to these 10 The post 10 of boxing’s nastiest c...
12:48, 2019-10-14

How boxers deal with cuts Doctor Mike Loosemoore explains how to deal with lacerations. Information of interest to Tyson Fury now The post How boxers deal with cuts appeared f...
18:32, 2019-09-16

Causes and treatment of vaginal cuts Vaginal cuts and tears are common and can occur when a person is removing pubic hair or engaging in sexual activity. Minor cuts or tears are generall...
07:00, 2019-05-03

How tax cuts translate to pay rises for all Ignore how some ignorant economists say about the rich getting richer. Tax cuts are a pay raise for all, especially the minimum wage earners and entr...
06:00, 2019-05-19

A Northern Ireland-only backstop: what is it and will anyone go for it? It is rumoured Boris Johnson wants to revive an old idea to break the Brexit impasseAfter three years of debate and negotiation there is little new u...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Wienermobile Coming To Northern Ky. (WLWT) – The famed Wienermobile will be making stops all around the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area this weekend. The 25-foot long driveable ...
20:32, 2019-05-10

Amazon rainforest fire: Dramatic satellite images show devastating scale of wildfire destruction These dramatic images show the destruction sweeping the Amazon as wildfires rage through the Brazilian rainforest....
14:32, 2019-08-22

Allbirds collaborated with Just Water on limited-edition shoes and 100% of the proceeds support Amazon wildfire relief Allbirds Allbirds has collaborated with Just Water, a sustainable food and beverage brand, on two limited-edition styles. Both brands focus on using...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Trump moves haphazardly toward Tax Cuts 2.0 President Trump is putting together a proposal for a second round of tax cuts to fortify his reelection platform, but the effort is coming together o...
06:20, 2019-09-15

Audi cuts product portfolio by nearly a third High-end models like the S5 need to be balanced out with youth-focused smaller cars 'Simplified premium' ethos will result in a 40-45% cull of mode...
20:16, 2019-09-10

Nissan confirms 12,500 global job cuts News 25 Jul, 2019 Nissan is cutting 12,500 jobs worldwide following a 94.5 per cent drop in net income in the first quarter of 2019...
14:40, 2019-07-25

Germany’s Siemens announces 2,700 job cuts BERLIN (AP) — German industrial equipment maker Siemens says it is cutting 2,700 jobs globally at its power and gas company as it seeks to make cost ...
19:48, 2019-06-18

Will Fed Rate Cuts Bolster Job Growth? Corporations slowed hiring in May amid concerns over the drawn-out trade war with China. Are Fed rate cuts the impetus that can galvanize employment?...
13:16, 2019-06-17

Bed Bath & Beyond cuts 7% of corporate staff Bed Bath & Beyond’s turnaround effort continues to draw yawns from Wall Street. The home goods retailer Tuesday said it slashed 7% of its corporate s...
03:16, 2019-07-24

Apple lays the groundwork for a subscription mega-bundle with Apple Music and Apple TV+ Now that Apple is starting to offer a growing number of subscription-based services like Apple Music (and soon Apple TV+) for which users pay a month...
22:32, 2019-10-07

Abortion decriminalized in Northern Ireland The UK region's strict abortion law has been changed after politicians in London stepped in to end decades of discrimination against women there. The...
02:40, 2019-10-22

Wildcat Breakdown: Northern Arizona TUCSON – Arizona scored a program-record 51 points in the first half Saturday night on their way to a 65-41 victory over Northern Arizona at Ar...
14:12, 2019-09-09

GoFundMe for a toilet in northern Saskatchewan Churchill River Canoe Outfitters runs camping trips in northern Saskatchewan and it's organized a GoFundMe page for a composting toilet for Barker Is...
01:52, 2019-07-11

Northern Ireland training too many teachers An oversupply of both teachers and academics seeking work is forecast over the next decade....
10:20, 2019-08-01

Northern Syria: How stable is the ceasefire? Washington and Ankara have agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria, but the deal leaves a lot of questions unanswered. Experts say these will present...
23:32, 2019-10-18

Best places to see the northern (and southern) lights If seeing the aurora borealis or aurora australis is on your bucket list, some careful planning will increase your odds. Here’s what you need t...
14:44, 2019-04-30

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) In LEX 18 News-Sunrise Weekend this morning, we had a story about “Borealis” the new polar bear cub at The Toledo Zoo, in Ohio. “Borealis” or “Bo” (f...
14:52, 2019-05-11

15 best spots for spotting the northern lights The northern lights — or the aurora borealis — are one of the most incredible natural phenomena in the world. Here are the 15 best places...
18:44, 2019-08-17

Abortion in Northern Ireland decriminalized The UK region's strict abortion law has been changed after politicians in London stepped in to end decades of discrimination against women there. The...
18:52, 2019-10-21