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8 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Heat wave sends power demand soaring in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A heat wave has sent Californians to their air conditioners and driven up power usage to its highest peak of the year. The California Independent System Operator, which runs the state's electrical grid, says demand hit 45,090 megawatts Monday afternoon — beating a record for the year that was set on July 30. Southern California roasted ...

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10 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Crews battle 11 major California wildfires amid drought, heat wave

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crews battled nearly a dozen major wildfires across California on Monday that have forced hundreds of people to flee, destroyed dozens of homes and structures and charred thousands of acres of forest land left bone dry by the state's record drought.The most destructive of the 11 blazes, the Courtney Fire, quickly blackened 320 ...

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11 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Southern California swelters in heat wave

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California roasted in triple-digit temperatures Monday and forecasters predicted potentially record-setting heat for at least another day — along with extreme fire danger for baking hillsides. Los Angeles County designated dozens of libraries, senior centers and recreational buildings as cooling centers where people could go to beat the heat. "When temperatures are high, even a ...

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11 HOURS AGO - MSNBC

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Crews Battle 11 Fires in California Amid Heat Wave

A wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park has forced about 1,000 people to flee their homes.

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SEP 14, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Crews gain ground against southern California wildfire

Authorities in southern California lifted an evacuation order on Sunday evening as firefighters made headway to contain a wildfire that forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as it swept through drought-stricken woods southeast of Los Angeles. More than 1,000 firefighters backed by nine helicopters worked around the clock to contain the Silverado Fire, which broke out Friday morning ...

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