Wildfires

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Dozens missing as firefighters battle two large Oregon fires

Oregon’s emergency management director Andrew Phelps said officials are “preparing for a mass fatality event”.

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Evacuations as California wildfire traps campers in national forest

More than 60 people have been rescued from a California campsite by military helicopter, including two who were severely injured in one of three fast-spreading wildfires that sent people fleeing.

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US President Donald Trump declares California wildfires as major incident

Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes by the intense summer blazes.