Dixie wildfire tears through California as inferno burns 250k acres.

THOUSANDS of Californians have been forced to flee their homes after the Dixie wildfire burned nearly a quarter-million acres of land.

The blaze, the largest wildfire in the state this year, has destroyed 44 buildings as firefighters race to stop it spreading to Paradise - which was destroyed by an inferno in 2018.

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What caused the 2021 wildfires in California and Oregon?
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California wildfire destruction – Terrifying moment a FIRE tornado ripped up trees as firefighters take on wildfires
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Live: Lava spews from volcano on Spain's La Palma island as thousands flee.

Live: Lava spews from volcano on Spain's La Palma island as thousands flee.

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Sir Keir Starmer blasts Labour MP who claimed 'only women have a cervix'.

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Grant Shapps says people should be 'sensible' and fill up with petrol only when they need to.

Grant Shapps says people should be 'sensible' and fill up with petrol only when they need to.

Transport secretary Grant Shapps says there would be no fuel queues if motorists filled up as normal as he accused a haulage group of triggering the "manufactured situation". Shapps insisted there was "plenty of fuel" and urged the public to be "s...

Vladimir Putin shows off ‘macho’ holiday hunting bears and fishing amid COVID fears in inner circle.

Vladimir Putin shows off ‘macho’ holiday hunting bears and fishing amid COVID fears in inner circle.

RUSSIAN strongman leader Vladimir Putin is featured in new images showing him in the wilds of Siberia — amid fears over health after his inner circle caught Covid. The action-man-style videos showing the president hunting bears and fishing are und...

Tempers flare at resupplied London petrol station as panic-buyers storm pumps.

Tempers flare at resupplied London petrol station as panic-buyers storm pumps.

DRIVERS are set to be hit with a £30 limit on fuel after panic buyers queued at petrol stations across the country amid shortage fears. Police have been forced to marshal motorists after they raced to forecourts to fill their tanks up. Read on: Th...