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In California, Windy, Dry Weather Expected To Bring 'Critical' Fire Conditions

In California, Windy, Dry Weather Expected To Bring 'Critical' Fire Conditions

California is preparing for windy, dry weather which is expected to cause critical fire conditions this weekend. Twenty-five major fires are burning throughout the state, including the Bobcat fire in Southern California, pictured on Sept. 21.The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings throughout parts of the state. Cal Fire says winds and low humidity are expected to exacerbate fire conditions and drive up temperatures.

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In California, Windy, Dry Weather Expected To Bring 'Critical' Fire Conditions

Missouri Governor And Wife To Host Fall Festival Days After COVID Diagnosis

Missouri Governor And Wife To Host Fall Festival Days After COVID Diagnosis

“Come enjoy the outdoor activities and the beautiful fall decorations,” said First Lady Teresa Parson days after her diagnosis. The event is scheduled for Oct. 3, 4 days short of a 14-day quarantine.

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Missouri Governor And Wife To Host Fall Festival Days After COVID Diagnosis

'It's Still Breonna Taylor For Me': Taylor Family Plans Friday Press Conference

'It's Still Breonna Taylor For Me': Taylor Family Plans Friday Press Conference

Tamika Palmer, Taylor’s mother, broke her silence in an Instagram post on Thursday. “It’s still Breonna Taylor for me,” Palmer wrote. The family will respond to the grand jury’s decision on Friday.

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'It's Still Breonna Taylor For Me': Taylor Family Plans Friday Press Conference

As Firefighters Battle Dozens Of Blazes, California's Bobcat Fire Nears 100,000 Acres

As Firefighters Battle Dozens Of Blazes, California's Bobcat Fire Nears 100,000 Acres

A firefighter works to put out flames of the Bobcat Fire in Juniper Hills, Calif. As of Sunday, the wildfire has grown to more than 99,000 acres and is 15% contained.Improving weather conditions have aided firefighters’ efforts to contain major wildfires on the West Coast, but dozens rage on. The Bobcat Fire has become one of Los Angeles County’s largest ever.

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Source: NPR
As Firefighters Battle Dozens Of Blazes, California's Bobcat Fire Nears 100,000 Acres