Activists are placing the blame on climate change, but the Australian government says there is no correlation between the country's emissions output and an increased fire risk.
Significant fire outbreaks in the Amazon, Australia and the Arctic Circle—among others—made headlines around the world this year.
A large bushfire burning an hour away from Sydney, Australia has been determined to be "too big" to put out and may leave the large city covered in smoke for months.
State investigators report that Pacific Gas & Electric neglected to properly maintain the equipment that led to the Camp Fire, which became the deadliest wildfire in the history of California.
Without providing any evidence, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro had claimed DiCaprio had funded non-profit groups that he alleges are responsible for the fires that have ravaged the Amazon rainforest this year.
A couple from Paradise is facing scrutiny after filing an insurance claim that demands compensation for the destruction of a 500-pound emerald during the 2018 Camp Fire
Israel Folau, who was fired by Rugby Australia over homophobic posts, has claimed the bushfires that have devastated Australia are God's punishment for legalizing abortion and same-sex marriage.
Since September, roughly 2.7 million acres have burned in the southeastern state of New South Wales.
A new fire started in Los Angeles County on Saturday, prompting the evacuation of the lot of a major film studio.
Jessie Mercer of Chico, California presented the sculpture at Butte County's Center for Learning and Resilience.
While many wildfires in California have been contained, some new fires have begun, including one near San Diego.
Several fires have been fully contained but 7 large fires remain burning across California, 5 of which are yet to be contained.
Fire weather conditions remain throughout parts of California including the Bay Area, Los Angeles and San Diego, as a new fire breaks out in Lake County.
The Amazon rainforest is important to the global climate because of its role in storing vast amounts of carbon dioxide.
Residents of Southern California are advised to remain alert this week, with dry weather conditions prolonging the risk of wildfires.
The fire spread to cover around 750 acres within an hour of it breaking out on Thursday evening.
The Camp Fire killed 85 people and destroyed the town of Paradise, California. Rather than an isolated event, it may be a harbinger of things to come, a new documentary says.
California has been swept by another rapidly moving fire in the Somis and Santa Paula areas of Ventura County.
Another fire broke out early Thursday in Santa Paula, California, during the first-ever extreme red flag warning by the National Weather Service.
The historic Ronald Reagan Presidential Library had a narrow escape from a new fire that raged across the Simi Valley area of Ventura County.
"The problem right now is that everything," David Rubin said, "from academia to public utilities, to politics, everything that goes woke."
There are at least 7 active large fires burning in California, which has so far covered around 97,500 acres.
Some customers who were affected by the October 26 power shutoffs may be affected by the outages today.
Parts of the San Francisco Bay Area and other parts of California continue to be affected by extremely hazardous air quality conditions that could lead to adverse health effects.
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has launched an investigation into utility groups following a report that revealed an electrical line from PG&E malfunctioned moments before the Kincade Fire.
The threat of California's wildfires continues with critical dry and windy weather conditions expected through Wednesday.
PG&E's latest shutdown could see customers affected by the shutdown on Saturday left without power until Thursday.
The Soda Rock and Field Stone wineries were claimed by the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County.
"We have 10 years to cut carbon emissions in half. If we don't, scenes like this can get much worse," Ocasio-Cortez tweeted, promoting the Green New Deal.
The fire broke out in LA County about 9 a.m. PDT on Monday and prompted the shutdown of the 101 Freeway.