{FD} California will set more fires to try to stop wildfires

California’s seemingly endless cycle of wildfires is prompting authorities to make plans to set more “controlled burns” to thin forests choked with dead trees and withered underbrush that serves as kindling to feed monster blazes that force entire communities to flee, destroy homes and take lives.

{FD} South Dakota wildfire containment lines hold overnight

A Custer State Park official says a western South Dakota wildfire hasn’t spread past fire containment lines overnight.

{FD} The Latest: Fire crews make progress ahead of wind increase

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 5:30 a.m.

{FD} Lines cut around a third of still-powerful California blaze

Fire lines have been established around nearly a third of one of the largest wildfires in California history, but danger remains.

{FD} The Latest: Custer park fire grows dramatically overnight

The Latest on a wildfire at Custer State Park in South Dakota’s Black Hills (all times local): 11:20 a.m.

{FD} The Latest: Crews gain on California fire but threat remains

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 5:30 a.m.

{FD} South Dakota wildfire grows beyond Custer State Park borders

Strong winds are fanning the flames of a growing wildfire in South Dakota, pushing the fire beyond the borders of the Custer State Park and prompting new evacuations.

{FD} Studies: Warming made Harvey’s deluge 3 times more likely

New studies find global warming’s fingerprints were all over the record rainfall from Hurricane Harvey this year.

{FD} Days of toil bring hard-won gains over huge California fire

Firefighters finally eked out progress on the titanic task of cutting fire lines around one of the biggest blazes in California history.

{FD} The Latest: Wildfire grows larger in Custer State Park

The Latest on a wildfire at Custer State Park in South Dakota’s Black Hills (all times local): 4:25 p.m.

{FD} Wildfire spreads at Custer State Park in South Dakota

A spreading wildfire has destroyed a building in Custer State Park in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

{FD} Latest: Crews protect hillside home as California fire roars

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 5:45 a.m.

{FD} Latest: Destructive Northern California fire under control

The Latest on a (all times local): 5:15 a.m.

{FD} Dangerous winds persist as wildfires roar in California

The winds aren’t changing for Southern California’s wildfires yet.

{FD} Wildfire grows in Custer State Park in South Dakota

A wildfire is spreading and forcing evacuations in Custer State Park in the Black Hills of southwest South Dakota.

{FD} The Latest: Firefighters protect seaside California towns

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 5:30 a.m.

{FD} Southern California’s Thomas Fire explodes in size, threatens new areas

Southern California’s largest and most destructive wildfire burning in the region exploded in size on Sunday into new areas, as the whip-whipped flames forced thousands of more residents to flee their homes.

{FD} Southern California’s Thomas fire grows in size despite efforts

Southern California’s most destructive wildfire exploded in size on Sunday and forced thousands of more residents to flee their homes.

{FD} Firefighters brace for second week of California wildfires

Officials say the largest, most destructive wildfire burning in Southern California is expected to grow as it enters its second week.

{FD} The Latest: Southern California fires causing unhealthy air

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): Noon Officials say smoke from wind-whipped wildfires is causing unhealthy air for large swaths of Southern California.