Tag: Natural disasters

The Latest: California fires prompt tougher utility rules

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on California toughening rules meant to prevent power lines from sparking wildfires (all times local): ...
California will set more fires to try to stop wildfires

LOS ANGELES — California's seemingly endless cycle of wildfires is prompting authorities to make plans to set more "controlled burns" to thin forests choked...
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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina prosecutor says he won't charge police who fatally shot a 76-year-old Florida man who evacuated due to Hurricane...
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CUSTER, S.D. — The Latest on a wildfire at Custer State Park in South Dakota's Black Hills (all times local): ...
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HOUSTON — As part of a multi-state effort to respond to damages wrought this year by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, the University of...
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CUSTER, S.D. — A fallen power line caused a South Dakota wildfire that has become the third-largest ever recorded in the Black Hills, Custer...
The Latest: Huge California fire costs nearing $75 million

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): ...
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Federal agriculture officials say timely rain, additional acres planted and improved seed hybrids helped salvage South Dakota harvest this year,...
California wildfires prompt talks on tougher utility rules

SAN FRANCISCO — California utilities may face tougher safety rules for power lines, phone lines and utility poles in parts of the state most...
Cost of fighting California’s 4th-largest fire nears $75M

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — The colossal wildfire burning northwest of Los Angeles became the fourth largest in California history and authorities said it would...

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