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  • Better weather aiding Washington wildfire fight

    Better weather aiding Washington wildfire fight

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:31 AM EDT2014-07-22 05:31:36 GMT
    Forecasters say calmer winds and cooler temperatures are headed for a fire-scorched region of Washington state, conditions that could help firefighters in their battle against wildfires that have charred hundreds...
    Calmer winds and cooler temperatures helped firefighters go on the offensive Monday against a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles in Washington state and is the largest in state history.
  • Drone flyover shows WA wildfire damage

    Drone flyover shows WA wildfire damage

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:52 AM EDT2014-07-22 04:52:29 GMT
    Video from a remote-controlled aerial vehicle shows the damage left by the flames. 
    Video from a remote-controlled aerial vehicle shows the damage left by the flames. 
  • Wildfires burn 250K acres

    Wildfires burn 250K acres

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-07-21 14:44:15 GMT

    Wildfires burned roughly 250,000 acres and resources are stretched thin.

    Wildfires burned roughly 250,000 acres and resources are stretched thin.

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    Wind damage seen as storm pounds Phoenix area

    Wind damage seen as storm pounds Phoenix area

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:18 AM EDT2014-07-14 13:18:41 GMT
    Crews across the Valley worked to clean up roadways and return power to people victimized by powerful, isolated thunderstorms across the Valley late Sunday afternoon.
    Crews across the Valley worked to clean up roadways and return power to people victimized by powerful, isolated thunderstorms across the Valley late Sunday afternoon.
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