"More than a dozen wildfires whipped by powerful winds swept through California wine country Monday," per the AP's Juliet Williams, John Antczak and Martha Bellisle.
"[A]t least 1,500 homes and businesses [were destroyed]... sending an estimated 20,000 people on a headlong flight to safety...""The state's fire chief... said the fires were burning throughout an eight-county swath of Northern California, including Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties.""Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties.""Smoke was thick in San Francisco, 60 miles (96 kilometers) south of the Sonoma County fire.""It was an inferno like you've never seen before," Marian Williams told the AP. "Trees were on fire like torches."Go deeper: Photos, tweets and videos on the Axios stream.
First Lady Melania Trump issued a rare public rebuke today to Trump's first wife, Ivana, who called herself the First Lady in an interview with ABC. Quotes.