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Smoke from Western wildfires reaches the East Coast as millions of acres burn

CBS News Thursday, 17 September 2020
Massive wildfires burning in California, Oregon and Washington state have spread smoke as far away as New York City and Washington, D.C. The fires have killed more than 30 people and forced thousands from their homes. KCBS reporter Tina Petal joins CBSN from Sierra Madre, California with the latest on the Bobcat Fire and what people can do to help the evacuees.
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News video: Smoke from west coast wildfire causes moon to glow red in NYC

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Smoke from the devastating wildfires on the West Coast reached New York City on Tuesday, September 15.

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