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21 dead in 'catastrophic' California wildfires
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
More than 200 fire engines and firefighting crews from around the country were being rushed to California on Wednesday to help battle infernos which have left at least 21 people dead and thousands homeless. "This is a serious, critical, catastrophic event," California fire chief Ken Pimlott told reporters. Pimlott said that after a respite on Tuesday winds were kicking up again on Wednesday and the winds and dry conditions were hampering efforts to contain the blazes. read more


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