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Festival goers arriving at sunset attend the first day of Wasteland Weekend in the high desert community of California City in the Mojave Desert, California, where people are gathering for the world’s largest post-apocalyptic festival
A helicopter drops fire retardant on the Blue Cut fire, northeast of Los Angeles, California, USA
A melted sign from a McDonald’s restaurant shows the damage as firefighters check the area after a wildfire swept through Cajon Junction, California
Firefighters spray water into a damaged building while battling the Clayton Fire at Lower Lake in California
Crews battle the so-called Sand Fire in the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles, California, U.S
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
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.
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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, 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, Los Angeles, California. The Oscars will be presented on Sunday
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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. 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.
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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 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 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 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.