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Los Angeles fire (Robyn Beck / AFP / Getty)

Raging Fires Force Evacuations In Southern California

Two more southern California fires sprung up on Monday, burning over 5,000 acres in the San Gabriel Mountains by Tuesday morning and raising the total number of firefighters battling the state’s six active wildfires to over 4,700.

California firefighter (Josh Edelson / AFP / Getty)

California Wildfires: Butte Blaze Explodes

On Thursday, the Butte Fire, east of Jackson and southeast of Sacramento, surged, tripling in size due to hot winds and triple-digit temperatures.