Downed power line ignites 'major' Armstrong County brush fire

The fire near Woodward was estimated at 115,000 acres

Several brush fires had been reported in Allegheny County, a dispatcher said.

Dewey County Emergency Management reports the Rhea Fire that started Thursday southeast of Leedey is now threatening Vici, Taloga, Camargo, Leedey, and Putnam.

Prince George's County Fire spokesman Mark Brady tells news outlets that the Friday afternoon brush fire spanned several acres and was spreading in College Park.

It's just one of a series of wildfires in the state. As of about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, a group of fires known as the 34 Complex Fire scorched an estimated 115,000 acres in the area and is expected to continue to grow overnight. "Anything that can be done to minimize fires will help to keep both our firefighters and the public safe".

Finch-Walker says the blaze in Dewey County has burned about 82,000 acres (331 sq. kilometers).

Golden State Warriors flip switch in Game 1 vs. Spurs
This is pretty impressive considering the fact that the Warriors have had to deal with a multitude of injuries this season. He's being re-evaluated in three weeks, so we gotta be ready to play without him and see how he's coming along".

Theresa May's Statement on the Syria Strike
May said the strikes would "also send a clear signal to anyone else who believes they can use chemical weapons with impunity". He also did not rule out future military action. "Bombing can not substitute for diplomacy", he said.

British opinion leaders question legality over strikes on Syria
Trump had also grown exasperated with Russian Federation for doing nothing to stop the Syrian government from using the weapons. Denying Assad that weapon with airstrikes may slow him down but is unlikely to threaten his grip.

The National Weather Service says unsafe fire weather conditions are expected in much of western Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Panhandle through Saturday, with low humidity and strong winds of 20-30 miles per hour and gusts of up to 50 miles per hour.

Governor Mary Fallin declared a state of emergency for 52 Oklahoma counties due to wildfires. So we were chasing the fire in one direction, and it got a big head on it.

Residents in the area have been evacuated as structures are threatened by the fires.

Fire officials are calling the fire conditions "historic".

The fires' spread comes as the United States faces a trio of risky weather possibilities this weekend: Besides the critical fire danger in Oklahoma and the Southern Plains, severe storms and tornadoes are forecast in the Mississippi River Valley, and heavy snow is expected for the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest.

Related News:

  • Former Coast to Coast AM Host Art Bell Dead at Age 72

    Former Coast to Coast AM Host Art Bell Dead at Age 72

    His nationally-syndicated program, " Coast to Coast AM ", was aired on about 500 stations in North America in the 1990s. He later enlisted in the US Air Force while also starting his own pirate radio station.
    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation  supports airstrikes in Syria

    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation supports airstrikes in Syria

    So we strongly express support for the UN-led political process, there is no military solution to the conflict in Syria. Representatives of the U.K, France and the US will inform the council about the airstrikes in Syria, the source added.
    Meet Volkswagen group's CEO Herbert Diess

    Meet Volkswagen group's CEO Herbert Diess

    Upon being asked what could happen to MAN Diesel and Renk, Diess said the company has assets which will be subject to a review. Mueller, who had headed Porsche , took over from Winterkorn when he resigned because of the scandal in September 2015.
  • US, France, UK launch strikes on Syria

    US, France, UK launch strikes on Syria

    The strikes were "limited, targeted and effective", the U.K.'s ambassador Karen Pierce said. Pentagon officials said the assault pummeled, but did not eliminate the Syrian program.
    Trump's message to Iran, Russia after Syria strikes

    Trump's message to Iran, Russia after Syria strikes

    The statement also accused Syria of providing military bases for Iran, putting its "territory, forces and leadership in danger". Russia's Ministry of Defense claimed Syria's air defense systems intercepted 71 missiles launched in the airstrikes.

    Strikes hit Syria as country had 'chance for peaceful future': Moscow

    The joint operation came one week after a suspected chemical attack outside Damascus left more than 40 people dead. Senator Lindsey Graham who wrote, "We should apply "3 strikes , you're out" to the butcher of Damascus".
  • Pence to outline Syrian missile strike at Latin summit

    Pence to outline Syrian missile strike at Latin summit

    Trump has long assailed the trade deal's impact on USA workers and threatened to pull the US out if he's unhappy with the terms. Vice President Mike Pence is praising Peru's "strong stand" on the "tyranny and humanitarian crisis" in Venezuela .
    Janice Dickinson Says She Covered Up Cosby Rape In Her Memoir

    Janice Dickinson Says She Covered Up Cosby Rape In Her Memoir

    On Thursday, it was Dickinson's turn to tell jurors that Cosby had taken advantage of her after knocking her out with drugs. Defense attorneys noted that there were differences between her testimony and what she wrote about in her 2002 biography.
    Kyle Larson, David Ragan Fastest in Saturday Practices at Bristol

    Kyle Larson, David Ragan Fastest in Saturday Practices at Bristol

    It turns out nobody had informed Keselowski that the practice session had been moved up 30 minutes. "Better that than the race". It was his second pole of the season, his second at Bristol and the 29th of his premier-series career.
  • How non-Facebook users are still subject to its 'globe-spanning surveillance'

    How non-Facebook users are still subject to its 'globe-spanning surveillance'

    Countries where the percentage was lower, like Japan, tend to be places where people aren't as likely to use Facebook . Facebook's uncaring algorithm even informs us when work rivals update their job status with promotions we wanted.
    Egypt extends state of emergency for 3 months

    Egypt extends state of emergency for 3 months

    The military did not say whether any of the security forces were killed in the last few days. It did not disclose where and how the nine other militants were killed.
    IPL 2018: Warm Mumbai to host MI vs DD match

    IPL 2018: Warm Mumbai to host MI vs DD match

    He has made 123 runs in two IPL matches with the highest score of 78 not out with an average of 103.00 to retain the Orange Cap. They brutally punished Boult as 15 runs came in his second over, with Yadav hitting two fours and Lewis striking his first six.


Most liked

Trump mulling final decision on Syria
The President and his legal team are also re-evaluating whether Trump should sit down for an interview with Mueller's team. The remarks were made at a private meeting, so it is unclear of the tone Trump intended them to be taken in.

Emotional Davy Russell Makes Touching Tribute After Grand National Triumph
We thought the outfits couldn't get better after the opening day of the festival, and Ladies Day yesterday, but we were wrong. We only beat him (Mullins) last week in the Irish National and now we've beaten him again, I can't believe it.

FBI sought Trump-Cohen communications on 'Access Hollywood'
The news indicates that investigators are focused on finding out more about the nature of Cohen's role during the 2016 campaign. He has called the raids "inappropriate and unnecessary" and said prosecutors improperly obtained privileged information.

James Comey admits polls were 'a factor' in email announcement
Asked to comment on Friday, Dean Baquet, the executive editor of The Times, said , "Mr. The focus will be on past Democratic criticism of Comey.

Facebook Is Starting To Copy More Features From Instagram
Facebook chief tech officer Mike Schoepfer announced in a post that Facebook Inc. would be making plans to restrict data. Starting with the new 3D drawings and Instagram's Boomerang , the social media platform hopes to compete with Snapchat.

Philadelphia Police Investigate Arrest of 2 Black Men in Starbucks
Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. The investment professionals in our database now have: 35.11 million shares, down from 36.31 million shares in 2017Q3.

Leicester manager Claude Puel backs Burnley for European football
We will see the result at the end. "For Burnley Football Club even to be spoken about, it's a long, long way from where we were. It is more than 50 years since the Clarets have been involved in a continental competition.

Mother was drunk when Hart family SUV plunged into ocean, police say
Eleanor says, miraculously, just when she had accepted that she would probably never have children, she fell pregnant naturally. Authorities said previously that data from the vehicle's software suggested the crash was deliberate.

Facebook had a privacy summit while Zuckerberg was away
He did not name specific companies. "Don't say we already do what GDPR requires", one passage from his cheat sheet reminded him. Remember that all of these "connections" are known by Facebook and owned by Facebook .

Liverpool player ratings: Liverpool v Bournemouth
Roberto Firmino should have added a third for Liverpool on 74 minutes only to see his effort cleared off the line. The away team made their first substitution of the evening 1 minute later as Jordon Ibe was replaced by Mousset.

Sloppy start against City frustrates Spurs boss Pochettino
The Englishman sustained the problem after playing 90 minutes against Stoke , though his absence is not expected to be lengthy. The dominant start was deservedly rewarded with a 22nd-minute lead and it was not out of the usual Manchester City playbook.

Steph Curry's next knee evaluation scheduled before Game 4 vs Spurs
This is pretty impressive considering the fact that the Warriors have had to deal with a multitude of injuries this season. Philly's momentum: There is no more intriguing team than the Philadelphia 76ers, who just two seasons ago went 10-72.

Manchester United pull out of the race for Gareth Bale
I don't think about that. " We had to change the shape of the team, and it changed the dynamic of the game . I can't believe people say such things. "He was stressed, his feelings were heated".

Amid Incidents Of Vandalism, Tight Security In UP On Ambedkar Jayanti
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, Nalco, garlanded the statue of Dr.

Gmail's next big feature will see emails self-destruct in 10…9…8…7…
The improved design includes features such as offline support, smart replies and a snooze option to deal with annoying messages. The Verge has published some screenshots of the new Gmail design they have obtained, which is now under testing at Google .