• Trump Threatens To Cut Federal Funding For California Amid Latest Wildfires

    7 days ago - By Refinery29

    Wildfires are burning throughout Northern and Southern California. The Camp Fire, north of Sacramento, has killed nine people, and left countless more homeless. The Washington Post reports that the town of Paradise is almost completely destroyed. Near Los Angeles, the Woosley and Hill Fires are devastating neighborhoods, including Thousand Oaks, which is still grieving over this week's mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill. Here's what President Donald Trump had to say in reaction to the devastating fire that has burned more than 100,000 acres and put over a quarter of a million...
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  • Deadliest California Wildfire Since Record-Keeping Began Claims 9 Lives

    Deadliest California Wildfire Since Record-Keeping Began Claims 9 Lives

    7 days ago - By Refinery29

    At least nine people are dead as a result of wildfires in California that have decimated over 100,000 acres of land. According to CBS , it is the deadliest wildfire outbreak since record-keeping began. The wildfires are comprised of three separate fires. Camp Fire, the largest, is in Butte County, which is north of Sacramento in the California Central Valley. It is also the fire that caused the death of nine people, five of whom were seemingly overtaken by the blaze in their cars while trying to evacuate, according to the Sacramento Bee. As of Saturday morning, the fire was 20% contained...
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  • At Least 9 Dead in California Wildfires as Trump Threatens to Stop Federal Funding

    At Least 9 Dead in California Wildfires as Trump Threatens to Stop Federal Funding

    7 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    As a trio of devastating fires continues to ravage California, hundreds of thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes, while the death toll keeps rising.
    High winds, low humidity and dry vegetation have stoked the fires , which have quickly spread throughout the state, causing a quarter of a million people to flee the area, according to CNN. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric warns that “strong offshore” winds and low humidity “will promote conditions highly favorable” for a continued spread of the fires.
    Firefighters in the northern part of the state are battling a blaze - known...
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