Santa Rosa(US)

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A house is consumed by wildfire, as seen   from a helicopter, in the Calabasas section of Los Angeles. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP Photo

A wildfire that tore through Malibu mansions and working-class suburban homes in southern California has killed two people and more than doubled in si(...)

The ‘New York Times’ shared Pulitzer Prizes for its work on Harvey Weinstein and Russian links to the Trump administration. File photograph: Mike Coppola/Getty Images

The New York Times and the New Yorker have won the Pulitzer Prize for public service for their reporting on Harvey Weinstein and sexual misconduct tha(...)

Battling a wildfire in Anaheim Hills, California, in October. Photograph: Jeff Gritchen/ AP

‘Ever get the feeling God has a secret plan for California?” asks my godson Dara, deadpan Dub wit that he is. You think you have it bad? For months (...)

A Cal Fire air taker makes a drop on a wildfire in California. Photograph: Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP

Thousands more Californians evacuated their homes on Saturday as fierce wildfires spread due to constantly shifting winds, and officials expected the (...)

A destroyed neighbourhood in Santa Rosa, California. Photograph: John Mabanglo/EPA

Firefighters faced more dry, windy conditions on Friday that could whip up wildfires in northern California that have killed at least 31 people and le(...)

Irish chef and teacher Frances Wilson, living in Berkeley, California: “It is so awful to think of what the beautiful Napa and Sonoma Valleys will look like for years to come”.

Northern California’s wine country, home to some of the US’s most celebrated wineries, has been devastated by this week’s wildfire outbreaks. At least(...)

Santa Rosa resident Phil Rush looks at the remains of his home destroyed by wildfire. Photograph:  Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

Firefighters began to gain ground on Thursday against the spread of wildfires that have killed at least 24 people in Northern California and left hund(...)

The main building at Paras Vinyards burns in the Mount Veeder area of Napa in California. Photograph: Jogn Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

Strong, dry winds may fan new wildfire outbreaks on Wednesday in California’s wine country, where blazes have killed at least 21 people and destroyed (...)

A helicopter drops water on a wind driven wildfire in Orange, California. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

At least 13 people have died in northern California after what officials are describing as an “unprecedented” wildfire that has already destroyed over(...)

Firefighters assess the scene as a house burns in  the Napa  region of California, the US. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

At least one person has been killed and two seriously injured in fast-spreading wildfires in northern California’s wine country, officials say. CalFi(...)