The infernos raging at both ends of California have created a double nightmare for residents. Many who fled fires found themselves stuck on traffic clogged roads. Some died in their cars.

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The Latest: WWII veteran finds refuge after wildfire | News & Observer The Latest: WWII veteran finds refuge after wildfire

A Northern California businesswoman has taken in a 93-year-old World War II veteran who doesn't know if his home in Paradise is still standing after a deadly wildfire swept through.

Death toll hits 25 from California wildfires as search for the missing continues

Relatives desperately try to find more than 100 missing loved ones, as wind-whipped wildfires raged Sunday on both ends of the state

Daryl Osby says fire in north of state has taken resources which would usually be used to help deadly blaze in his area

Authorities called in a mobile DNA lab and anthropologists to help identify the dead as the search went on for victims of the most destructive wildfire in California history. The overall death toll from the outbreak of fires at both ends of the state stood at 25 on Sunday and appeared likely to rise.

Two deadly wildfires fueled by "devil winds" tore through opposite ends of California on Sunday, with residents urged to heed evacuation orders by officials forced to leave their own homes.

Residents of Paradise, Calif., who already faced harrowing escapes as their town was consumed by flames, are now struggling to cope with the lost lives and homes.

Southern Californians battered by wildfires that killed 2

The death toll from another massive fire in northern California has reached 23, bringing the statewide total to 25.

N. California fire officials begin agonizing search for dead | WTOP

Sheriff’s investigators have begun the agonizing task of scouring through the wreckage of California’s most destructive fire on record in search of the dead. By Saturday, the death toll had reached 23, but it seemed likely to climb.