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Devasting Fire at Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral Continues to Burn

Fire Notre Dame Cathedral

The Notre Dame cathedral has collapsed amid a fire at the Paris cathedral on Monday.

More than 400 firefighters are at the scene working full as they battle thick smoke and flames in attempt to spare the structure from total devastation.

The fire rapidly spread over the iconic cathedral as onlookers scrambled to get a view of the destruction, even as soot and cinder fell onto them.

Queen Elizabeth Addresses California Wildfires in Statement to Trump

Queen Elizabeth Statement

The British monarch and head of state, Queen Elizabeth II, has revealed her “thoughts and prayers” are with the people in the American state, where wildfires have caused widespread devastation.

On behalf of the Royal Family the Queen issued a statement addressed to President Donald Trump on Saturday morning.
“Prince Philip and I offer our deepest sympathies to the people of California, who continue to suffer from the devastating fires across the state,” she wrote.

Caitlyn Jenner’s Malibu Home Destroyed by Fire

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the victims, and to all those who have lost their homes and livelihoods. I pay tribute to the courage and dedication of the U.S. emergency services and the volunteers that have provided support.”

Fires Force Evacuations In Southern France (Raw Video)

Fires in the back country of southern France that spread to the city of Marseille, forcing hundreds of evacuations, are now under control. Police say the fire was sparked by tracer bullets fired by Foreign Legionnaires at a military camp.  See Raw Video Footage Next Page

California Wildfires Cause Mandatory Evacuations

Story Highlights:  Santa Barbara Wildfires continue to spread.

California wildfires continue to burn in Santa Barbara, California.  The raging fires have expanded in two directions along a five-mile front.  A mandatory evacuation has been order.  More that 30,500 people have been ask to leave their homes.

Posted by:  Holly Heels
Topic: California Wildfires
Photo:  Associated Press