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Crews Fire spurs evacuations north of Gilroy

GILROY – A rapidly spreading fire burned over 1,000 acres on Sunday in the Santa Clara County wildlands north of Gilroy, triggering a new round of residential evacuations, authorities said. Shortly after 2:20 p.m., the CalFire crews responded to reports of flames along Crews Road at Oak Spring Circle. The temperatures in the region were in the high 80s to …

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Iran refuses to disclose the cause of the fire at the Natanz nuclear power plant Iran News

Iranian investigators have identified the cause of a fire at the Natanz nuclear power plant, a spokesman for the Iranian Supreme Security Agency said on Friday while refusing to immediately disclose details of the results for “security reasons”. The National Security Council’s statement came when Gholamreza Jalali, head of Iranian civil defense, told state television that Tehran would take revenge …

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Portland uprising declared when demonstrators set fire to the courthouse

The police in Portland declared an uprising on Thursday evening for the second time in three days after chaotic scenes in which “hostile and violent” protesters broke into the federal court and later set it on fire. An attempt was made to set fire to two statues in different parts of the city, as outbreaks of violence led law enforcement …

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‘Ring of Fire’ eclipse: how and when to watch this Sunday

Photographer Kristen M Caldon recorded this circular solar eclipse sequence in 2012 in the Grand Canyon National Park. Kristen M. Caldon / NPS / Grand Canyon National Park The first of two Solar eclipses For the year, the sun is turned into a glowing “ring of fire” on June 21 (or June 20, depending on your location). Those who are …

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