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SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

A cycling workout class was held in San Mateo Sunday afternoon to help raise money to save animals in the Australian wildfires.  Read full article: SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals...→

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

Gov. Gavin Newsom called three California firefighters "heroic" Thursday after the air tanker they were in crashed while battling the deadly wildfires that have devastated Australia. Read full article: 'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In ...→

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

The C-130 was being operated by the Portland, Oregon branch of a Canadian company as Australia's unprecedented fire season continues Read full article: Three Americans killed in crash of C-130...→

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

Rain is wreaking havoc with the year's first major tennis tournament after air quality issues from wildfires impacted qualifying play earlier. Read full article: First smoke, now rain as Australian Open...→

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

“Their habitat is gone. These trees used to provide them with food and they are not doing that anymore," one volunteer told NBC News. Read full article: Australian sanctuary fights to save surv...→

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

A Slovenian tennis player attempting to get into the Australian Open was forced to retire from her qualifying match after suffering a coughing fit due to the raging wildfires plaguing the country. Read full article: Tennis player forced to quit Australian ...→

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian Open officials have delayed the start of play by two hours on the second day of qualifying, hoping that smoke from regional wild fires will clear later Wednesday. Read full article: Smoke haze again forces delay in Austral...→

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from the devastating Australian bushfires will travel around the globe, according to data compiled by NASA. Read full article: Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke f...→

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

Mallacoota, where people huddled on the shore for safety on New Year’s Eve, is rationing fuel and relying on the military for help. Read full article: The World Saw This Australian Beach Town...→

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

The air quality in Melbourne was “the worst in the world” overnight, according to Victoria state’s chief health officer. Read full article: Player quits Australian Open after cough...→

Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires Struggles With Loss

Ash Graham’s dog, Kozi, wakes him at 8 a.m., eager for his morning walk. Then Graham realizes he was dreaming, and gets up from the one-man tent he’s been sleeping in each night since a wildfire swept through his village on New Year’s Eve. Read full article: Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires...→

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

A local organization is once again fighting on the front lines to save wildlife trapped in the jaws of an environmental calamity. The International Fund for Animal Welfare, based on Cape Cod, has d… Read full article: Cape Cod organization helping wildlife t...→

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

Waller-Bridge took to eBay to auction the outfit she wore at the 77th annual Golden Globes that will be up for grabs until Monday, January 20. Read full article: 'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is t...→

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

Health officials are confident more people will get sick and many will die as regions such as the U.S. West see bigger, more intense wildfires. Read full article: 'It was like midnight': Australia's wild...→

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Bryant, 41, was killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday, and his ties with the Bulls - past and present - were felt in the wake of the tragedy. Read full article: Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire spo...→

Deaths of three American firefighters a

Deaths of three American firefighters a "terrible tragedy" says Australian PM after plane tackling wildfires crashes

All three aboard the C-130 Hercules Large Air Tanker died after crashing during operations in the Snowy Monaro area of New South Wales. Read full article: Deaths of three American firefighters a ...→

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Wildfires are currently devastating large swaths of Australia, with more than a 100 fires burning in the states of New South Wales and Victoria. The... Read full article: Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Anim...→

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

The Melbourne skies were largely clear of bushfire smoke on Thursday as Australian Open organizers defended their decision to continue playing qualifiers during two days when a thick haze enveloped the city. Read full article: Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire S...→

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

After weeks of devastating wildfires that have scorched Australia, hard-hit communities are finally about to see some relief. Read full article: Australia wildfire areas may see thunder...→

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors. Modern government office blocks in the Australian capital Canberra have been closed because the air inside is too dangerous for civil servants to breathe. Read full article: Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health ...→

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

With the only road in or out blocked for two weeks by fallen and smoldering trees, the usually laid-back beach town, Mallacoota, has grown tense with the hardships that come with isolation. Help has come slowly, by air and sea. Read full article: The world saw this Australian beach town...→

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Smoke from the wildfires shrouded the courts and caused one player to double over in coughing fits. Read full article: Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Austr...→

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Since September last year, hundreds of fires have burned millions of hectares in Australia, leaving at least 28 people dead. Read full article: Smoke from Australia fires has now reach...→

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Bezos was trying to match other celebrity donors. But the public says he should be held at a higher standard. Read full article: Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcin...→

How Climate Change is Affecting the Australian Wildfires

Climate change doesn’t start wildfires, but it does play a role. StormTeam4 Amelia Draper explains how climate change is affecting the wildfires in Australia.... Storm Team4’s Amelia Draper has the forecast for Thursday and the weekend ahead. Read full article: How Climate Change is Affecting the Aust...→

Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse Australian wildfires with laughter - amNewYork

One Manhattan comedy club realizes that the situation in Australia is not a laughing matter. That's why Club Bonafide will be putting on a fundraiser show Read full article: Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse...→

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

The three American firefighters who died when their water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in Australia Thursday were from a California-based crew, according to a statement from California Gov. Gavin Newsom.   Read full article: American firefighters killed in C-130 cr...→

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

Three Americas were killed battling the Australian wildfires Wednesday when their water tanker plane crashed in New South Wales. Read full article: 3 Americans killed in crash of water tan...→

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

The penalty took effect on Friday in New South Wales, according to a press release from the local government. It comes as devastating wildfires continue to severely impact the region, which has been arguably the hardest-hit part of the country. Read full article: Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine fo...→

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

A satellite traced the movement of the smoke and produced an image Monday showing areas in Australia where the smoke had reached its place of origin. Read full article: Scientists find Australian wildfire smok...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

The ongoing fires raise fears for the long-term health consequences if prolonged exposure to choking smoke becomes the new summer norm. Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

The smoke from recent wildfires could be affecting air quality throughout the southern hemisphere. Read full article: NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires hav...→

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Smoke haze and poor air quality caused by wildfires temporarily suspended practice sessions for the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Tuesday, but qualifying began later in the morning in “very poor” air quality. Read full article: Australian Open: Players Struggle on Cou...→

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

The bushfires tearing through Australia are everyone’s problem, according to National Aeronautics and Space Administration researchers who predict that smoke from the blaze will make its way … Read full article: Smoke from Australian bushfires will tra...→

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Bella Oakley, from Leicestershire in England, said she wanted to do her bit to help animals injured in the wildfires ravaging Australia. Read full article: Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of d...→

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

The tiny village of Nerrigundah in southeastern Australia has been among the places hardest hit by the country's devastating wildfires, with about two-thirds of the homes destroyed Read full article: Australian village scorched by wildfires...→

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman revealed that she nearly lost her home in Australia due to the devastating brushfires that are sweeping across the nation.  Read full article: Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almos...→

As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, stokes health worries | WTOP

Wildfires are scorching forests from the U.S. to Australia and stoking concern among residents and health professionals about long-term impacts from smoke. Read full article: As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, s...→

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

Increasingly intense wildfires that have scorched forests from California to Australia are stoking worry about long-term health impacts from smoke exposure in affected cities and towns. Read full article: As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, S...→

SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

A cycling workout class was held in San Mateo Sunday afternoon to help raise money to save animals in the Australian wildfires.  Read full article: SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals...→

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

The three American firefighters who died when their water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in Australia Thursday were from a California-based crew, according to a statement from California Gov. Gavin Newsom.   Read full article: American firefighters killed in C-130 cr...→

Deaths of three American firefighters a

Deaths of three American firefighters a "terrible tragedy" says Australian PM after plane tackling wildfires crashes

All three aboard the C-130 Hercules Large Air Tanker died after crashing during operations in the Snowy Monaro area of New South Wales. Read full article: Deaths of three American firefighters a ...→

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

The C-130 was being operated by the Portland, Oregon branch of a Canadian company as Australia's unprecedented fire season continues Read full article: Three Americans killed in crash of C-130...→

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Wildfires are currently devastating large swaths of Australia, with more than a 100 fires burning in the states of New South Wales and Victoria. The... Read full article: Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Anim...→

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

A satellite traced the movement of the smoke and produced an image Monday showing areas in Australia where the smoke had reached its place of origin. Read full article: Scientists find Australian wildfire smok...→

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

After weeks of devastating wildfires that have scorched Australia, hard-hit communities are finally about to see some relief. Read full article: Australia wildfire areas may see thunder...→

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

A Slovenian tennis player attempting to get into the Australian Open was forced to retire from her qualifying match after suffering a coughing fit due to the raging wildfires plaguing the country. Read full article: Tennis player forced to quit Australian ...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

With the only road in or out blocked for two weeks by fallen and smoldering trees, the usually laid-back beach town, Mallacoota, has grown tense with the hardships that come with isolation. Help has come slowly, by air and sea. Read full article: The world saw this Australian beach town...→

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from the devastating Australian bushfires will travel around the globe, according to data compiled by NASA. Read full article: Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke f...→

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Smoke haze and poor air quality caused by wildfires temporarily suspended practice sessions for the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Tuesday, but qualifying began later in the morning in “very poor” air quality. Read full article: Australian Open: Players Struggle on Cou...→

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Smoke from the wildfires shrouded the courts and caused one player to double over in coughing fits. Read full article: Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Austr...→

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Bella Oakley, from Leicestershire in England, said she wanted to do her bit to help animals injured in the wildfires ravaging Australia. Read full article: Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of d...→

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Since September last year, hundreds of fires have burned millions of hectares in Australia, leaving at least 28 people dead. Read full article: Smoke from Australia fires has now reach...→

Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires Struggles With Loss

Ash Graham’s dog, Kozi, wakes him at 8 a.m., eager for his morning walk. Then Graham realizes he was dreaming, and gets up from the one-man tent he’s been sleeping in each night since a wildfire swept through his village on New Year’s Eve. Read full article: Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires...→

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman revealed that she nearly lost her home in Australia due to the devastating brushfires that are sweeping across the nation.  Read full article: Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almos...→

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

Waller-Bridge took to eBay to auction the outfit she wore at the 77th annual Golden Globes that will be up for grabs until Monday, January 20. Read full article: 'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is t...→

As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, stokes health worries | WTOP

Wildfires are scorching forests from the U.S. to Australia and stoking concern among residents and health professionals about long-term impacts from smoke. Read full article: As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, s...→

Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse Australian wildfires with laughter - amNewYork

One Manhattan comedy club realizes that the situation in Australia is not a laughing matter. That's why Club Bonafide will be putting on a fundraiser show Read full article: Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse...→

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

Health officials are confident more people will get sick and many will die as regions such as the U.S. West see bigger, more intense wildfires. Read full article: 'It was like midnight': Australia's wild...→

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Bryant, 41, was killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday, and his ties with the Bulls - past and present - were felt in the wake of the tragedy. Read full article: Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire spo...→

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

Gov. Gavin Newsom called three California firefighters "heroic" Thursday after the air tanker they were in crashed while battling the deadly wildfires that have devastated Australia. Read full article: 'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In ...→

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

Three Americas were killed battling the Australian wildfires Wednesday when their water tanker plane crashed in New South Wales. Read full article: 3 Americans killed in crash of water tan...→

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

Rain is wreaking havoc with the year's first major tennis tournament after air quality issues from wildfires impacted qualifying play earlier. Read full article: First smoke, now rain as Australian Open...→

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

The penalty took effect on Friday in New South Wales, according to a press release from the local government. It comes as devastating wildfires continue to severely impact the region, which has been arguably the hardest-hit part of the country. Read full article: Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine fo...→

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

The Melbourne skies were largely clear of bushfire smoke on Thursday as Australian Open organizers defended their decision to continue playing qualifiers during two days when a thick haze enveloped the city. Read full article: Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire S...→

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

“Their habitat is gone. These trees used to provide them with food and they are not doing that anymore," one volunteer told NBC News. Read full article: Australian sanctuary fights to save surv...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

The ongoing fires raise fears for the long-term health consequences if prolonged exposure to choking smoke becomes the new summer norm. Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors. Modern government office blocks in the Australian capital Canberra have been closed because the air inside is too dangerous for civil servants to breathe. Read full article: Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health ...→

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian Open officials have delayed the start of play by two hours on the second day of qualifying, hoping that smoke from regional wild fires will clear later Wednesday. Read full article: Smoke haze again forces delay in Austral...→

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

The smoke from recent wildfires could be affecting air quality throughout the southern hemisphere. Read full article: NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires hav...→

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

Mallacoota, where people huddled on the shore for safety on New Year’s Eve, is rationing fuel and relying on the military for help. Read full article: The World Saw This Australian Beach Town...→

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

The bushfires tearing through Australia are everyone’s problem, according to National Aeronautics and Space Administration researchers who predict that smoke from the blaze will make its way … Read full article: Smoke from Australian bushfires will tra...→

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

The air quality in Melbourne was “the worst in the world” overnight, according to Victoria state’s chief health officer. Read full article: Player quits Australian Open after cough...→

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

The tiny village of Nerrigundah in southeastern Australia has been among the places hardest hit by the country's devastating wildfires, with about two-thirds of the homes destroyed Read full article: Australian village scorched by wildfires...→

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Bezos was trying to match other celebrity donors. But the public says he should be held at a higher standard. Read full article: Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcin...→

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

A local organization is once again fighting on the front lines to save wildlife trapped in the jaws of an environmental calamity. The International Fund for Animal Welfare, based on Cape Cod, has d… Read full article: Cape Cod organization helping wildlife t...→

How Climate Change is Affecting the Australian Wildfires

Climate change doesn’t start wildfires, but it does play a role. StormTeam4 Amelia Draper explains how climate change is affecting the wildfires in Australia.... Storm Team4’s Amelia Draper has the forecast for Thursday and the weekend ahead. Read full article: How Climate Change is Affecting the Aust...→

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

Increasingly intense wildfires that have scorched forests from California to Australia are stoking worry about long-term health impacts from smoke exposure in affected cities and towns. Read full article: As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, S...→

SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian Wildfires

A cycling workout class was held in San Mateo Sunday afternoon to help raise money to save animals in the Australian wildfires.  Read full article: SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals...→

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire sports world

Bryant, 41, was killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday, and his ties with the Bulls - past and present - were felt in the wake of the tragedy. Read full article: Kobe Bryant’s death stuns the entire spo...→

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew

The three American firefighters who died when their water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in Australia Thursday were from a California-based crew, according to a statement from California Gov. Gavin Newsom.   Read full article: American firefighters killed in C-130 cr...→

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In Air Tanker Crash Battling Australian Wildfires

Gov. Gavin Newsom called three California firefighters "heroic" Thursday after the air tanker they were in crashed while battling the deadly wildfires that have devastated Australia. Read full article: 'Heroic' California Firefighters Die In ...→

Deaths of three American firefighters a

Deaths of three American firefighters a "terrible tragedy" says Australian PM after plane tackling wildfires crashes

All three aboard the C-130 Hercules Large Air Tanker died after crashing during operations in the Snowy Monaro area of New South Wales. Read full article: Deaths of three American firefighters a ...→

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

3 Americans killed in crash of water tanker plane fighting Australian wildfires

Three Americas were killed battling the Australian wildfires Wednesday when their water tanker plane crashed in New South Wales. Read full article: 3 Americans killed in crash of water tan...→

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

Three Americans killed in crash of C-130 air tanker battling Australian wildfires

The C-130 was being operated by the Portland, Oregon branch of a Canadian company as Australia's unprecedented fire season continues Read full article: Three Americans killed in crash of C-130...→

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

First smoke, now rain as Australian Open struggles with weather

Rain is wreaking havoc with the year's first major tennis tournament after air quality issues from wildfires impacted qualifying play earlier. Read full article: First smoke, now rain as Australian Open...→

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Animals Affected by Australian Wildfires

Wildfires are currently devastating large swaths of Australia, with more than a 100 fires burning in the states of New South Wales and Victoria. The... Read full article: Niche Food Group to Raise Funds for Anim...→

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine for tossing lit cigarette from vehicle

The penalty took effect on Friday in New South Wales, according to a press release from the local government. It comes as devastating wildfires continue to severely impact the region, which has been arguably the hardest-hit part of the country. Read full article: Australian wildfires prompt $11G fine fo...→

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire Smoke Clears

The Melbourne skies were largely clear of bushfire smoke on Thursday as Australian Open organizers defended their decision to continue playing qualifiers during two days when a thick haze enveloped the city. Read full article: Australian Open Resumes After Bushfire S...→

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

Scientists find Australian wildfire smoke has circled the globe

A satellite traced the movement of the smoke and produced an image Monday showing areas in Australia where the smoke had reached its place of origin. Read full article: Scientists find Australian wildfire smok...→

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

Australian sanctuary fights to save surviving animals during raging wildfires

“Their habitat is gone. These trees used to provide them with food and they are not doing that anymore," one volunteer told NBC News. Read full article: Australian sanctuary fights to save surv...→

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

Australia wildfire areas may see thunderstorms, heavy rain as smoke impacts Australian Open

After weeks of devastating wildfires that have scorched Australia, hard-hit communities are finally about to see some relief. Read full article: Australia wildfire areas may see thunder...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

The ongoing fires raise fears for the long-term health consequences if prolonged exposure to choking smoke becomes the new summer norm. Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

Tennis player forced to quit Australian Open qualifier after suffering coughing fit due to smoke from wildfires

A Slovenian tennis player attempting to get into the Australian Open was forced to retire from her qualifying match after suffering a coughing fit due to the raging wildfires plaguing the country. Read full article: Tennis player forced to quit Australian ...→

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health Fears in Cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors. Modern government office blocks in the Australian capital Canberra have been closed because the air inside is too dangerous for civil servants to breathe. Read full article: Australian Wildfire Smoke Stokes Health ...→

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors Read full article: Australian wildfire smoke stokes health ...→

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

Smoke haze again forces delay in Australian Open qualifying | WTOP

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian Open officials have delayed the start of play by two hours on the second day of qualifying, hoping that smoke from regional wild fires will clear later Wednesday. Read full article: Smoke haze again forces delay in Austral...→

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

The world saw this Australian beach town burn. It’s still cut off.

With the only road in or out blocked for two weeks by fallen and smoldering trees, the usually laid-back beach town, Mallacoota, has grown tense with the hardships that come with isolation. Help has come slowly, by air and sea. Read full article: The world saw this Australian beach town...→

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires have circled the globe

The smoke from recent wildfires could be affecting air quality throughout the southern hemisphere. Read full article: NASA: Smoke from Australia wildfires hav...→

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from the devastating Australian bushfires will travel around the globe, according to data compiled by NASA. Read full article: Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke f...→

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Australian Open: Players Struggle on Court Due to Bushfire Smoke

Smoke haze and poor air quality caused by wildfires temporarily suspended practice sessions for the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Tuesday, but qualifying began later in the morning in “very poor” air quality. Read full article: Australian Open: Players Struggle on Cou...→

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

The World Saw This Australian Beach Town Burn. It’s Still Cut Off.

Mallacoota, where people huddled on the shore for safety on New Year’s Eve, is rationing fuel and relying on the military for help. Read full article: The World Saw This Australian Beach Town...→

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Australian Open Qualifiers

Smoke from the wildfires shrouded the courts and caused one player to double over in coughing fits. Read full article: Wildfires Mar First Day of Play at Austr...→

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

Smoke from Australian bushfires will travel around the world

The bushfires tearing through Australia are everyone’s problem, according to National Aeronautics and Space Administration researchers who predict that smoke from the blaze will make its way … Read full article: Smoke from Australian bushfires will tra...→

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of dollars for animals devastated by Australian wildfires by selling juice

Bella Oakley, from Leicestershire in England, said she wanted to do her bit to help animals injured in the wildfires ravaging Australia. Read full article: Seven-year-old girl raises hundreds of d...→

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

Player quits Australian Open after coughing fit in smoke-clogged air

The air quality in Melbourne was “the worst in the world” overnight, according to Victoria state’s chief health officer. Read full article: Player quits Australian Open after cough...→

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Smoke from Australia fires has now reached the stratosphere, NASA says

Since September last year, hundreds of fires have burned millions of hectares in Australia, leaving at least 28 people dead. Read full article: Smoke from Australia fires has now reach...→

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

Australian village scorched by wildfires struggles with loss

The tiny village of Nerrigundah in southeastern Australia has been among the places hardest hit by the country's devastating wildfires, with about two-thirds of the homes destroyed Read full article: Australian village scorched by wildfires...→

Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires Struggles With Loss

Ash Graham’s dog, Kozi, wakes him at 8 a.m., eager for his morning walk. Then Graham realizes he was dreaming, and gets up from the one-man tent he’s been sleeping in each night since a wildfire swept through his village on New Year’s Eve. Read full article: Australian Village Scorched by Wildfires...→

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Bezos was trying to match other celebrity donors. But the public says he should be held at a higher standard. Read full article: Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcin...→

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almost wiped out by Australian wildfires: 'It's been under threat'

Nicole Kidman revealed that she nearly lost her home in Australia due to the devastating brushfires that are sweeping across the nation.  Read full article: Nicole Kidman reveals her home was almos...→

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

Cape Cod organization helping wildlife threatened by Australian wildfires

A local organization is once again fighting on the front lines to save wildlife trapped in the jaws of an environmental calamity. The International Fund for Animal Welfare, based on Cape Cod, has d… Read full article: Cape Cod organization helping wildlife t...→

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest celebrity joining the Australian wildfires cause

Waller-Bridge took to eBay to auction the outfit she wore at the 77th annual Golden Globes that will be up for grabs until Monday, January 20. Read full article: 'Fleabag' star Phoebe Waller-Bridge is t...→

How Climate Change is Affecting the Australian Wildfires

Climate change doesn’t start wildfires, but it does play a role. StormTeam4 Amelia Draper explains how climate change is affecting the wildfires in Australia.... Storm Team4’s Amelia Draper has the forecast for Thursday and the weekend ahead. Read full article: How Climate Change is Affecting the Aust...→

As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, stokes health worries | WTOP

Wildfires are scorching forests from the U.S. to Australia and stoking concern among residents and health professionals about long-term impacts from smoke. Read full article: As wildfires get worse, smoke spreads, s...→

Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse Australian wildfires with laughter - amNewYork

One Manhattan comedy club realizes that the situation in Australia is not a laughing matter. That's why Club Bonafide will be putting on a fundraiser show Read full article: Comedy club in Manhattan will help douse...→

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, Stokes Health Worries

Increasingly intense wildfires that have scorched forests from California to Australia are stoking worry about long-term health impacts from smoke exposure in affected cities and towns. Read full article: As Wildfires Get Worse, Smoke Spreads, S...→

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

'It was like midnight': Australia's wildfires spur health concerns over smoke

Health officials are confident more people will get sick and many will die as regions such as the U.S. West see bigger, more intense wildfires. Read full article: 'It was like midnight': Australia's wild...→