In 2018, California experienced 12 state emergencies, including many deadly fires, mudslides, and other natural disasters. The year kicked off with deadly mudslides in the town of Montecito, following..
According to Reuters, insurance claims from the recent California wildfires have topped $9 billion and are expected to grow. The Camp Fire, which erupted in northern California on November 8th, ranked..
Part of the Northern California town obliterated by the Camp Fire was reopened Wednesday, allowing people to return and see what is left of their community. NPR - USAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Some residents of a Northern California town devastated by a deadly wildfire are being allowed to return home, nearly a month after the... Seattle Times - WorldAlso reported by •FOXNews.com •Christian Science Monitor
Many residents of Paradise say they didn't receive warnings about the fire, and once they fled, they faced traffic gridlock. A month later, officials reflect on... NPR - USAlso reported by •Newsy •azcentral.com