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Latest: Death toll rises to 3 in Southern California fires

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The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Authorities say three people are now confirmed dead at the scene of destructive wildfires...
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California power shutdowns raise air pollution worries

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Power shutdowns intended to prevent more devastating California wildfires are raising new concerns about another longstanding environmental threat: air pollution. As utilities halted service to...
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With warming, get used to blackouts to prevent wildfires

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Scientists say with worsening fires and a longer burn season from climate change, California should expect more intentional power blackouts to prevent high winds from...
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The Latest: Bay Area tunnels open during imposed blackout

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The Latest on power outages in California (all times local): 7:30 a.m. The California Transportation Department says two tunnels in the San Francisco Bay Area...
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California’s Largest Utility to Shut Off Power to 800,000 Customers Due to Wildfire Risk

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The Ranch Fire in Clearlake Oaks, California in August 2018.Photo: Josh Edelson (AP) Power shutoffs are slated to hit customers in 34 of California’s 58...