$166 million in fines recommended for PG&E over Northern California outages
California's governor declared an emergency over wildfires, many sparked by record heat and extreme lightning storms. On Tuesday, 6,000 lightning strikes ignited 200+ fires in northern CA alone. At least 30 fires are raging statewide; fire crews are "stretched thin."
Some called it a nuclear winter. Cars kept their headlights on. This is what skies looked like this morning in Northern California, where wildfires are spreading at an astonishing rate.
Comedic actor Robin Williams, 63, died at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement officials say.
The sheer scope of the horror and devastation of the wildfire in Northern California keeps escalating. The list of the missing now tops ONE THOUSAND. The homeless number in the THOUSANDS. Hazardous smoke levels envelop MILLIONS. Where is the national attention and mobilization?
BREAKING: Northern California sheriff says more than 1,000 now unaccounted for after fire, list being constantly updated.
631 631 631 Number of missing people in the Northern California wildfire increases to 631