Crews Battling Wildfires In Texas, Oklahoma PanhandleCrews are working to contain a wildfire that's burning in a rural area of the Texas Panhandle while firefighters in Oklahoma fought back several blazes that popped up on an unseasonably warm and windy day.
'Extremely Critical' Wildfire Alert In Texas, 2 Other StatesFirefighters in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma are bracing for a busy day as unseasonably warm temperatures, gusty winds and low humidity are expected to create dangerous wildfire conditions.
'Critical' Wildfire Weather Expected In Texas, OklahomaForecasters are warning of dangerous wildfire conditions Monday in parts of Texas and Oklahoma.
Dolly Parton Telethon Raises $9M For Tennessee Wildfire VictimsDolly Parton says a star-studded telethon for those affected by recent wildfires in her native Tennessee has brought in about $9 million.
Evacuations Underway In Tennessee As Wildfire RoarsEmergency officials in Tennessee say a wildfire has set 30 structures ablaze in Gatlinburg, including a 16-story hotel, and is at the edge of the Dollywood theme park.
Firefighter Dies, 1 Hurt As 1,000 Battle California WildfireA firefighter among those battling a California wildfire died Wednesday and another was hurt when the water truck they were in overturned on a highway miles from the fire lines.
Fire Crews Making Inroads Against Deadly California WildfireFire crews are making inroads against a raging wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and destroyed 200 homes.
California Wildfire Destroys 200 Homes, BuildingsA ravenous and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 200 homes, many belonging to retirees on fixed incomes with few other possessions.
Crews Make Progress Against Western FiresFirefighters battling home-threatening wildfires in the West caught a break overnight as gusty winds died down but with the region bracing for sweltering heat, Saturday's respite could be brief, authorities said.
Eight Fire Departments Battle Wildfire In CelinaThe fire is being fueled by lots of grass and has been moving fast but is said to be under control.
Drought, Other Factors Contribute To Larger Texas WildfiresLarger, more threatening wildfires are occurring at greater rates as Texas faces drought, development and changes in how land is used.
Wildfires Mark New Era Of Texas FirefightingTexas A&M Forest Service Fire Chief Mark Stanford says wildfires today are more threatening and damaging.

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