As for the River Fire to the south, Blankenheim said firefighters "had really good progress" tying in containment lines in an effort to protect Scotts Valley and keep the fire from jumping Scotts Valley Road. The fires expanded overnight, with the Ranch Fire scorching at least 156,678 acres. The Carr Fire has scorched 126,00 acres (51,00 hectares) of land since July 23, when authorities say it was triggered by the "mechanical failure of a vehicle" that caused sparks to fly in tinderbox dry conditions.
Those figures, along with the fact that large fires are starting earlier in the year, has state officials anxious.
"We're in uncharted territory", the governor said. "Whatever resources are needed, we're putting them there", said California Gov.
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokeswoman Jane LaBoa says a wildfire remains several miles from the communities along the eastern shore of Clear Lake, about 110 miles (175 kilometers) north of San Francisco.
The Lucerne and Clearlake Oaks areas of Lake County are similarly under evacuation warning, nearing the area where the Pawnee Fire burned. Six people, including two firefighters, have died and the fire has destroyed 1060 homes and almost 500 other buildings, including barns and warehouses, making it the sixth most destructive wildfire in California history, state fire officials said. Thousands of people remain evacuated.
"Unstable conditions, shifting winds, steep terrain and dry fuels continue to challenge firefighters", a state fire update warned, noting that 35-mph wind gusts were expected on ridgetops that could whip up the flames.
Vidal & Barcelona Reach Agreement Over Personal Terms
Vidal trained with his Bayern Munich team-mates on Thursday for the last time before making the move to the Spanish champions. Daily SPORT journalist Albert Rogé has gone to extraordinary lengths to track the movements of Barcelona target Arturo Vidal .
But their battle to save people's lives and homes have come at a cost.
A 100-square-mile (259-square-kilometer) fire near Yosemite National Park prompted evacuation orders for the community of Wawona inside the park, which has fewer than 200 residents. Most are in other western states but wildfires have also struck Texas and Florida, according to the National Interagency Fire Center.
To the southwest of Redding, new evacuations were ordered late Thursday at the Mendocino Complex, where twin fires have ravaged a combined 250 square miles (621 square kilometers), destroyed 41 residences and threatened 9,200 homes.
In this photo taken Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, a thank you banner for fire fighters, first responders and hospital workers hangs outside Mercy Medical Center in Redding, Calif. Dozens of staff members, including doctors, nurses and others at the medical center are keeping the hospital running despite losing their homes to the flames. They burned 14 homes and threatened 12,000 more.
TMZ reports: 'Demi was very sick and her family did not want to upset her with something that might trigger conflict'. They said: 'Her and her team need to decide what is the best decision for Demi once she leaves the hospital.
In contrast to abortion, they've liked to say , the church doesn't consider the death penalty to be "intrinsically evil". Iran, Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Pakistan account for 87% of global executions, according to The Guardian .
The NBA announced a new partnership with MGM Resorts on Tuesday that makes MGM the official sports gaming partner of the league. MGM owns 13 hotels in Las Vegas and five others in the USA , including the Borgata Casino & Hotel in Atlantic City .
These new tariffs would affect about 38% of all American exports to China, which are worth about $170 billion in total. The US Senate last week passed legislation which if enacted would lower trade barriers on hundreds of Chinese imports.
The airline's CEO says the plane was 10 years old, "perfectly maintained" and was last serviced back in February. The other was the plane's pilot, who needed an operation on his spine but is reportedly in a stable condition.
Along with their defense of collusion, Trump and Giuliani have begun personal attacks on Robert Mueller , the special counsel. Mueller already is interested in some of Trump's tweets to the extent they raise obstruction of justice concerns.
Officials say there is a growing chance no deal will be struck before the United Kingdom leaves in March. Pushed on what no deal would mean for people, Mr Carney said "disruption to trade as we know it".
On how Meyer responded: "He looked at me and said, 'I swear to God, Zach, if I found out you hit her, you're done". Now, he seems to be backtracking, admitting he "failed" after denying he knew of the 2015 allegations.
Those caught wearing such coverings face a fine of 1,000 kroner, while repeat offenders can face fines of 10,000 kroner. Danish police have fined a woman for wearing a niqab in a shopping complex, local media reported.
It was her first match since losing in the Wimbledon final, after missing most of the 2017 season due to a pregnancy. Konta next faces Sofia Kenin , who earned a dominating win over qualifier Veronica Cepede Royg on Monday.
Alex Iwobi signs new long-term deal
Arsenal last won the title shortly before Kanu left the club in 2004, since when they have struggled to consistently challenge. But it turns out that the Uruguay global had a very good reason for specifically requesting that particular number.
US Worsens Trade War with China
And Bergsten warned that the U.S. economy is likely to slow and a trade war only makes that expected decline worse. After the earlier tariffs $34 billion of USA goods, about $120 billion is available for retaliation.
Moto Z3 Unboxing and First Look!
From a subscription perspective, the Mod acts like "a data card connected to your phone", according to Moto engineers. Moto Z3 also comes with cinemagraph capability which is a type of photography that creates movement on still images.
Reddit Hacked - Emails, Private Messages, Passwords Stolen
That includes the content of the emails themselves, user email addresses, and the account associated with that email address. In what one can only assume is a PR move, Reddit is refusing to publicly reveal the extent of the data breach.
England all out for 287 against India in first Test
India dismissed England for 287 in their first innings on the second day of the opening cricket Test at Edgbaston on Thursday. Young Curran (3/23) came in as first change to remove openers Murali Vijay (20), Shikhar Dhawan (26) along with no. 3 K.L.