‘A day we do not often see’: Australia’s southeast under huge fire threat

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of residents and holiday makers across a swathe of Australia’s southeast were urged to

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Australian wildfires threaten Sydney water supplies

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian authorities said on Friday they are focused on protecting water plants, pumping stations, pipes and other

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Australian boy, 12, drives brother’s truck to flee fires with dog

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A 12-year-old boy in Australia and his dog have escaped a fire that was lapping his family’s

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Australian bushfires death toll rises to four, Karratha blaze being monitored

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A man’s body has been found in burnt-out bushland in New South Wales (NSW) state, taking the

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Australia orders evacuations as firefighters struggle to contain bushfires

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian officials ordered people in several communities, including a major tourist destination, to evacuate immediately on Wednesday

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New bushfires break out in Australia as millions brace for the worst

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian officials warned soaring heat and high winds are already exceeding forecast “catastrophic” conditions on Tuesday as

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