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A firefighter works to vent the attic and roof of an apartment building in Evansville, Ind. Erin McCracken, Evansville Courier & Press via AP
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A firefighter works to vent the attic and roof of an apartment building in Evansville, Ind. Erin McCracken, Evansville Courier & Press via AP

A firefighter works to vent the attic and roof of an apartment building in Evansville, Ind.   Erin McCracken, Evansville Courier & Press via AP

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A firefighter works to vent the attic and roof of an apartment building in Evansville, Ind. Erin McCracken, Evansville Courier & Press via AP

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Costs to battle massive, explosive wildfires have decimated the budget of the U.S. Forest Service charged with fighting the blazes, according to a new report released [Wed. 2015/08/05] usatoday.com #firefighting #costssoar #blazesworsen
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Costs to battle massive, explosive wildfires have decimated the budget of the U. Forest Service charged with fighting the blazes, according to a new report released Wednesday.

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Costs to battle massive, explosive wildfires have decimated the budget of the U.S. Forest Service charged with fighting the blazes, according to a new report released [Wed. 2015/08/05] usatoday.com #firefighting #costssoar #blazesworsen

Costs to battle massive, explosive wildfires have decimated the budget of the U.S. Forest Service charged with fighting the blazes, according to a new report released [Wed. 2015/08/05] usatoday.com  #firefighting #costssoar #blazesworsen
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A firefighter monitors flames from the 213 Fire that broke containment lines on April 13south ofDurango, Colo. Shaun Stanley, Durango Herald via AP
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A firefighter monitors flames from the 213 Fire that broke containment lines on April 13south ofDurango, Colo. Shaun Stanley, Durango Herald via AP

A firefighter monitors flames from the 213 Fire that broke containment lines on April 13south ofDurango, Colo.  Shaun Stanley, Durango Herald via AP
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A firefighter hoses down debris after a blaze at the fish and vegetable section of Sir Stuart Hogg Market in Kolkata, India. No casualty were reported. Bikas Das, AP
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A firefighter hoses down debris after a blaze at the fish and vegetable section of Sir Stuart Hogg Market in Kolkata, India. No casualty were reported. Bikas Das, AP

A firefighter hoses down debris after a blaze at the fish and vegetable section of Sir Stuart Hogg Market in Kolkata, India. No casualty were reported.  Bikas Das, AP
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A firefighter looks over a controlled fire being used to burn out an area between a house and the main fire Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Okanogan, Wash. Out-of-control blazes in north-central Washington have destroyed buildings, but the situation is so chaotic that authorities have "no idea" how many homes may have been lost. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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Raging wildfires grow by 100 square miles

Reduced winds on Saturday helped firefighters gain the upper hand against a series of giant wildfires in north-central Washington that earlier left three firefighters dead.

A firefighter looks over a controlled fire being used to burn out an area between a house and the main fire Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Okanogan, Wash. Out-of-control blazes in north-central Washington have destroyed buildings, but the situation is so chaotic that authorities have "no idea" how many homes may have been lost. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

A firefighter looks over a controlled fire being used to burn out an area between a house and the main fire Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Okanogan, Wash. Out-of-control blazes in north-central Washington have destroyed buildings, but the situation is so chaotic that authorities have "no idea" how many homes may have been lost. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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Jerusalem fire grows, nearly merging with Rocky fire.

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A Sonoma Valley firefighter sprays water on a hot spot from the Rocky Fire near Clearlake, Calif. Thousands of firefighters battling an unruly Northern California wildfire were aided overnight by cooler temperatures and higher humidity, but the fire is still less than a quarter contained. Jeff Chiu, AP
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A Sonoma Valley firefighter sprays water on a hot spot from the Rocky Fire near Clearlake, Calif. Thousands of firefighters battling an unruly Northern California wildfire were aided overnight by cooler temperatures and higher humidity, but the fire is still less than a quarter contained. Jeff Chiu, AP

A Sonoma Valley firefighter sprays water on a hot spot from the Rocky Fire near Clearlake, Calif. Thousands of firefighters battling an unruly Northern California wildfire were aided overnight by cooler temperatures and higher humidity, but the fire is still less than a quarter contained.   Jeff Chiu, AP

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Zachary Ellicott, left, a firefighter in Stanhope, N.J., (left) and his brother Benjamin Ellicott, far right, also a firefighter in Stanhope, hug their father, Mitch Ellicott, a lieutenant with the Sussex County Sherrif's office as they take a moment to remember a family member lost in the terrorist attack in New York City.  Andrew Burton, Getty Images

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A firefighter is rescued after he was trapped while working at the site of a landslide in Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala. A hill collapsed late Thursday after heavy rains, burying several houses with dirt, mud and rocks. The death toll rose to 30 amid fears that hundreds more could still be buried in the rubble. Luis Soto, AP

Firefighters hold flags representing the 343 firefighters who were killed during the 2001 terror attacks as they march in the St. Patrick's Day parade on March 17 in New York City.  Justin Lane, European Pressphoto Agency

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Chicago firefighters work at the scene of an extra-alarm fire at Shrine of Christ the King Church in Chicago. About 150 firefighters responded when flames engulfed the 92-year-old church on Chicago's South Side.  Jose M. Osorio, Chicago Tribune, via AP

Chicago firefighters work at the scene of an extra-alarm fire at Shrine of Christ the King Church in Chicago. About 150 firefighters responded when flames engulfed the church on Chicago's South Side. Jose M. Osorio, Chicago Tribune, via AP

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Firefighters battle a chemical fire after an explosion at a factory in Zhangzhou, China.

Claire Rayburn consoles West Texas firefighter Eddie Hykel as he is overcome with emotion as the names of the fallen first responders are read during a memorial service in Austin honoring volunteer firefighters who died in the line of duty. The 2015 First Responder Legislative Day and Memorial Service brought first responders from around the state.  Ricardo B. Brazziell, Austin American-Statesman via AP

Claire Rayburn consoles West Texas firefighter Eddie Hykel as he is overcome with emotion as the names of the fallen first responders are read during a memorial service in Austin honoring volunteer firefighters who died in the line of duty. The 2015 First Responder Legislative Day and Memorial Service brought first responders from around the state. Ricardo B. Brazziell, Austin American-Statesman via AP

A firefighting airplane passes near the sun turned orange with smoke as a wildfire burns near Twisp, Wash.  Ted S. Warren, AP

A firefighting airplane passes near the sun turned orange with smoke as a wildfire burns near Twisp, Wash. Ted S.

A firefighter watches as a plane helps to extinguish a fire in Castro Beiro, Galicia, northwestern Spain.  Brais Lorenzo, European PressPhoto Agency

A firefighter watches as a plane helps to extinguish a fire in Castro Beiro, Galicia, northwestern Spain.

Jackson Hotshots' firefighters from Jackson, Miss., stand with hands and helmets over their heartsin Twisp, Wash.,as they watch amotorcade carrying the bodies of firefighters killed a day earlier while fighting a wildfire.  Elaine Thompson, AP

Charles church, is mourning the death of her son Andrew, one of three firefighters who died after their vehicle crashed and was engulfed by flames in a Washington wildfire.

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Forest Service - Los Padres National Forest September 12 · The Los Prietos Hotshot Crew at their best.Kings River on the Rough Fire.

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