Monday, October 23, 2017

California Wildfires Missing

Jack Weaver, left, and his brother in law, Patrick Widen, pose with Izzy, a 9-year-old Bernese Mountain Dog, who belongs to Weaver's parents, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Windsor, Calif.

BY JONATHAN J. COOPER SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen walked around police barricades, through a creek and up treacherous hilly roads to save Weaver’s mother from the grim task of recovering the body ...
This undated photo provided by their son Michael Rippey shows Charles and Sara Rippey. Charles, 100, and Sara, 98, were unable to leave their Napa, Calif., home, and died when the Tubbs fire swept through.

At least 40 people have died in the deadliest week of wildfires in California history. The victims include a couple who recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, a 14-year-old boy whose parents and older sister were severely burned, and a ...
Jessica Tunis stands outside a Red Cross evacuation center and holds a flyer about her missing mother Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, in Santa Rosa, Calif.

BY BRIAN SKOLOFF and ANDREW DALTON SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Jessica Tunis screamed at her mother to run out of the burning house but Linda Tunis said she was trapped, there was fire everywhere, and the last thing she ...
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