By EMILY SHAPIRO and DANIEL MANZO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- This year became one for the record books for yet another reason: The turbulent weather of 2020 smashed numerous records, from storms to wildfires to heat waves.Record-breaking hurricane... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Gusty, warm winds and dry conditions help spread a new wildfire in the West, this time in Colorado Springs.The Bear Creek Fire temporarily led to mandatory evacuations for 235 homes. According... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- At least 14 large wildfires are burning Thursday morning in the West, including the Pinehaven Fire in Nevada and the Mountain View Fire in California.Gusty, dry winds ahead of a storm... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A very serious fire threat will unfold across parts of the Western U.S. Friday, through the weekend and into early next week.In Colorado, the East Troublesome fire has continued to greatly... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Colorado residents are facing emergency evacuations after explosive growth from a new wildfire, the latest of the state‘s growing infernos.The entire town of Grand Lake was forced to evacuate Wednesday night... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(FORT COLLINS, Colorado) -- Hundreds of thousands of acres in Colorado continue to go up in flames as firefighters fight several wildfires throughout the state, including one that has been burning for over two months.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Nearly four dozen uncontained wildfires are burning in the West Thursday, with 20 of them burning in California alone.Winds gusted from 70 up to 104 mph in Colorado, producing a perfect... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In already the worst wildfire season in California history, the state marked another grim milestone on Sunday when it surpassed 4 million acres burned, more than doubling the previous single-year record set in... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom stood by a singed mountainside, blaming climate change for fueling the fires overtaking his state.The consequences climate scientists have long been warning about are coming to fruition... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO AND CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- There are more than two dozen major wildfires torching California as of Monday, including two newly-formed fires raging in Northern California's wine country that both started on Sunday. Over 18,000 firefighters... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Rainn Wilson revealed how well he can act under pressure. While filming his new drama Blackbird last year, wildfires were closing in on his home in California, but he refused to let interfere with his acting. Wilson recounted to ABC Audio what was going through... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(SALEM, Ore.) -- After weeks of steady decline, COVID-19 cases are rising in Oregon -- and wildfires may be contributing.The Oregon State Authority reported 457 new cases on Friday -- the single highest daily... Read More.