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Firefighters mop-up a hot spot  at a residence levelled by the Erskine Fire in South Lake, California, USA

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Firefighters damp-down a hot spot at a residence levelled by the Erskine Fire in South Lake, California, USA

An emu runs to escape an approaching wildfire as it burns near Potrero, California, U.S. June 20, 2016.        REUTERS/Mike Blake - RTX2H8ZI

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An emu runs to escape an approaching wildfire as it burns near Potrero, California 

SANTA MONICA, CA - JUNE 07: A man holds a sign at the California primary election night rally for Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) on June 7, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. Hillary Clinton held an early lead in today's California primary.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

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A man holds a sign at the California primary election night rally for Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) in Santa Monica, California

Supporter Raena Fisk of Orange County sleeps on the floor in reindeer pajamas after arriving before 5 AM to attend a morning rally for U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in Anaheim, California, U.S., May 24, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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Supporter Raena Fisk of Orange County sleeps on the floor in reindeer pajamas after arriving before 5 AM to attend a morning rally for U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in Anaheim, California.

Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a campaign event in Carson, California, U.S., on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Sanders won the Democratic presidential primary in Oregon Tuesday while Hillary Clinton claimed victory in a closely fought contest in Kentucky, a split decision that will do little to change the nomination race but may delay the party from focusing on the general election. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Bernie Sanders

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Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a campaign event in Carson, California 

Sheriffs on horseback and police break up a group of demonstrators outside Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign rally in Costa Mesa

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Sheriffs on horseback and police break up a group of demonstrators outside Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Costa Mesa, California.

An Oscar statue stands covered in plastic at the entrance to the Dolby Theatre as preparations continue for the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood...An Oscar statue stands covered in plastic at the entrance to the Dolby Theatre as preparations continue for the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California February 25, 2016. The Oscars will be presented February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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An Oscar statue stands covered in plastic at the entrance to the Dolby Theatre as preparations continue for the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. The Oscars will be presented on Sunday

Team Oracle stunt pilot Sean Tucker flies ahead of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels as part of a practice run for Fleet Week over the bay in San Francisco, California

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Team Oracle stunt pilot Sean Tucker flies ahead of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels as part of a practice run for Fleet Week over the bay in San Francisco, California

A house is engulfed in flames as firefighters attempt to put it out during the Valley fire in Seigler Springs, California.

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A house is engulfed in flames as firefighters attempt to put it out during the Valley fire in Seigler Springs, California.

Smoke from the Northern California wildfires and other major wildfires across the Western U.S. fill the horizon as the sun sets over Utah Lake and Provo...Smoke from the Northern California wildfires and other major wildfires across the Western U.S. fill the horizon as the sun sets over Utah Lake and Provo, Utah August 17, 2015. The U.S. Army has been asked to send 200 troops to assist the more then 29,000 civilian firefighters deployed throughput the West. This is the first time the Army has been called to provide troops to fight fires since 2006. REUTERS/George Frey

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Smoke from the Northern California wildfires and other major wildfires across the Western U.S. fill the horizon as the sun sets over Utah Lake and Provo. The U.S. Army has been asked to send 200 troops to assist the more then 29,000 civilian firefighters deployed throughput the West. This is the first time the Army has been called to provide troops to fight fires since 2006.

 A DC-10 firefighting aircraft drops fire retardant on a ridge in front of the Rocky Fire on August 3, 2015 near Clearlake, California. Nearly 3,000 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that has burned over 60,000 acres has forced the evacuation of 12,000 residents in Lake County. The fire is currently 12 percent contained and has destroyed at least 14 homes. 6,300 homes are threatened by the fast moving  blaze

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A DC-10 firefighting aircraft drops fire retardant on a ridge in front of the Rocky Fire near Clearlake, California. Nearly 3,000 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that has burned over 60,000 acres has forced the evacuation of 12,000 residents in Lake County

Firefighter Joe Darr douses flames of the Rocky fire along Highway 20 near Clearlake, California. Thousands of firefighters battled raging wildfires on August 2 in drought-parched California, where officials evacuated entire neighborhoods and closed miles of highway in the path of the inferno, which has claimed at least one life.

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Firefighter Joe Darr douses flames of the Rocky fire along Highway 20 near Clearlake, California. Thousands of firefighters battled raging wildfires in drought-parched California, where entire neighborhoods have been evacuated

A firefighter battles a spot fire at the Rocky Fire in Lake County, California

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A firefighter battles a spot fire at the Rocky Fire in Lake County, California 

A wall of flames lurches over a ridge as a resident of Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, California, prepares to evacuate because of the 3,000 acre Rocky Fire that has taken hold in Lake County.

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A wall of flames lurches over a ridge as a resident of Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, California, prepares to evacuate because of the 3,000 acre Rocky Fire that has taken hold in Lake County.

oil pumping jacks and drilling pads

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A general view shows oil pumping jacks and drilling pads at the Kern River Oil Field where the principle operator is the Chevron Corporation in Bakersfield, California. The field is the third largest in California, fifth largest in the United States and relies mainly on the steam injection method to extract the crude oil.

Mass lightning bolts light up night skies by the Daggett airport from monsoon storms passing over the high deserts early Wednesday, north of Barstow, California July 1, 2015. Picture taken using long exposure

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Mass lightning bolts light up night skies by the Daggett airport from monsoon storms passing over the high deserts early Wednesday, north of Barstow, California

A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie "The Wizard of Oz" is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City...A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie "The Wizard of Oz" is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City, California, June 24, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie “The Wizard of Oz” is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City, California 

A Los Angeles City Fire helicopter drops water on a wildfire in Santa Clarita, Calif. About 1,000 people have been evacuated from homes as a 100-acre wildfire burns through brushy canyonlands north of Los Angeles

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A Los Angeles City Fire helicopter drops water on a hillside fire in Santa Clarita, Calif. About 1,000 people have been evacuated from homes as a 100-acre wildfire burns through brushy canyonlands north of Los Angeles.

A zombie promoting "The Walking Dead" game walks amongst gamers at the opening day of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3 at the Convention Center in Los Angeles, California on June 16, 2015. Console kings Microsoft and Sony battled for players' hearts with blockbuster games and the lure of virtual worlds as the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo began in Los Angeles

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A zombie promoting “The Walking Dead” game walks amongst gamers at the opening day of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3 at the Convention Center in Los Angeles, California

Wesley Barrientos...U.S. Army veteran Wesley Barrientos, left, who lost his legs in 2007 while serving in Iraq, listens to the national anthem before a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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U.S. Army veteran Wesley Barrientos, who lost his legs in 2007 while serving in Iraq, listens to the national anthem before a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks in Los Angeles.