UK wildfires rip through 'Winnie the Pooh' forest

2019-02-28 05:12

Unseasonably warm and dry weather have fueled fires in Britain, with blazes at Ashdown Forest – made famous by the "Winnie the Pooh" books – as well as West Yorkshire's Saddleworth Moor and Arthur's Seat in Edinburgh.

Overstrand fires: Franskraal residents ordered to evacuate

2019-01-11 15:13

Residents of Franskraal on the coastal Overstrand region in the Western Cape have been ordered to evacuate after a wildfire flared up in the area.

Children return to school 3 weeks after California wildfire

2018-12-04 21:12

With hugs, teachers and a touch of anxiety, thousands of children are returning to school and some semblance of routine in Northern California, three weeks after the deadly wildfire destroyed their homes and classrooms.

Northeast Australia faces unprecedented wildfire danger

2018-11-28 13:39

Officials say large swaths of northeast Australia are enduring unprecedented fire danger, with 138 wildfires across Queensland state forcing schools to be closed and thousands of homes to be evacuated.

WATCH: This is how wildfires spread

2018-11-20 05:30

California's wildfires have killed at least 80 people so far. So how and why do wildfires spread? #wildfires #california

WATCH: 630 missing in California's deadliest blaze

2018-11-16 15:51

A search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensifies.

Satellite photos of the California wildfires reveal their incredible destruction from space

2018-11-14 10:50

New satellite images show the unfolding disasters.

All of the celebrities who have evacuated or lost their homes as wildfires spread across California

2018-11-13 11:00

A-listers like Lady Gaga and Kim Kardashian-West are among the thousands of people who have been evacuated from their homes as wildfires blaze through California.

WATCH: Dramatic footage from inside car shows devastation of California wildfires

2018-11-12 19:57

Footage from inside a car escaping a blaze in Paradise shows the devastation of the California wildfires. 31 people are now confirmed to have died in the blazes.

WATCH: 27 000 forced to flee homes as wildfires rage on

2018-11-09 20:14

Tens of thousands of people have fled their homes after a fast-moving wildfire breaks out in northern California.


WATCH: Photographer rescues elderly couple, dazed man as Betty's Bay wildfire burns

2019-01-13 12:35

Three Betty's Bay residents have narrowly escaped injury – or worse – with the help of photographer and filmmaker Justin Sullivan as a roaring fire ravaged the Overstrand area.

Trump blames California wildfires on forest mismanagement

2019-01-09 21:44

US President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold Federal Emergency Management Agency money to help California cope with wildfires if the state doesn't improve its forest management practices.

WATCH: Gender reveal party ignites wildfire

2018-11-29 12:43

It's a boy! It's a girl! But for an off-duty border patrol officer in the US state of Arizona, it ended up being a massive wildfire sparked by a gender reveal party that went awry.

California wildfire death toll rises to 81

2018-11-21 19:17

The death toll from the devastating wildfire in northern California rose to 81 with the discovery of two more sets of remains, officials said.

Toll rises to 77 in deadliest California wildfire

2018-11-19 12:39

The toll from the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history rose further to 77, the sheriff's office said.

WATCH: Drone footage shows destruction of California town which needs 'total rebuild'

2018-11-15 14:19

A wildfire all but obliterated the northern California town of Paradise, population 27 000, and ravaged surrounding areas last Thursday.

Satellite images show how the Californian fire destroyed entire towns

2018-11-14 10:48

Satellites in space took pictures of Paradise, California, and the nearby town of Magalia as the Camp Fire burned much of the two places to ashes.

WATCH: California wildfires - where are the worst affected areas?

2018-11-12 21:30

A detailed look at the areas worst affected by the California wildfires that have killed 31 people so far.

Nine die in California wildfires, tens of thousands forced to flee

2018-11-10 08:26

Nine people were declared dead and tens of thousands evacuated as fierce wildfires raged across the western US state of California, with one rapidly spreading blaze threatening the famed resort of Malibu.

Goat brigades help battle Portugal's deadly wildfires

2018-10-11 13:53

Fernando Moura and his herd may not look like heroes but the Portuguese farmer and his 370 goats are the latest recruits in the country's battle against summer forest fires.

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