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Ryan Zinke Says California Wildfires Are Getting Worse But Won’t Mention ‘Climate Change’

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Fri, 11/16/2018 - 4:30pm

After Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visited Northern California communities hit by the Camp fire, the deadliest in state history, he acknowledged that wildfires are getting worse in the Golden State ― but managed to not say the words “climate change” once.

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PG&E could face financial trouble if utility is found responsible for California’s worst wildfire

Published: 
Fri, 11/16/2018 - 4:38pm

In a grim sign for the Northern California utility giant, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said Wednesday that if it is deemed responsible for the fire that destroyed much of Paradise, the liability would exceed its insurance coverage.

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California Braces For Wildfires With Forced Power Outages

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Tue, 10/16/2018 - 4:21pm

Tens of thousands of Californians have been going without power since Sunday as part of a utility company’s new effort to lower wildfire risk during windy, hot and dry conditions.