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One man dies as wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire forces 100,000 to flee

10 October, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles , engulfing homes, closing roads and devouring acres of dry brush and chaparral as 100,000 residents were forced to flee. At least one death was attributed to the fire, a man who authorities said suffered … Read More


Blaze in tower block in London’s Canary Wharf area brought under cont...

03 March, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

LONDON (Reuters) – About 60 firefighters and eight fire engines attended to a fire on top of a commercial tower block in London’s Canary Wharf area, but there were no injuries and the fire was under control at 0158 GMT, London Fire Brigade said early on Saturday. The blaze was contained to the air conditioning … Read More