It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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A woman who credits a paramedic for saving her life when she went into premature labour during the devastating wildfire in Northern California has named her baby after him
President Donald Trump heads to Northern California to visit site of deadliest US wildfire in a century as confusion reigns over how many are missing in the tragedy.
The number of dead in a wildfire raging in California has risen to 29, matching the deadliest in the state's history as recovery teams found six more bodies in the grim search through the wreckage.
A California wildfire that firefighters have battled for over two weeks is now the state's largest since at least 1932, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says.
Officials say the largest, most destructive wildfire burning in Southern California is expected to grow as it enters its second week.
Light rain falling in some areas of Northern California could aid crews fighting a deadly wildfire while raising the risk of flash floods and complicating efforts to recover the remains of those killed.
At least 29 people have been killed in two giant wildfires that have been raging in California, with firefighters facing hot, dry 'devil winds' as they work to contain the flames.
Northern California residents have found homes reduced to rubble by a ferocious wildfire that threatened to explode again with the same fury that largely incinerated the town of Paradise.
Thousands of firefighters arre battling one of the most destructive wildfires in California's history as it creeps relentlessly up the Pacific coast and force new evacuations.
Brutal winds that fueled southern California wildfires finally began to ease on Saturday, giving residents and firefighters hope for a respite as the destructive toll of multiple blazes came into focus.
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