Dixie Fire becomes largest burning wildfire in the United States as residents defy evacuation, threaten officials with guns

The Dixie fire has already engulfed an area larger than the size of New York City. It’s the largest current wildland blaze in the United States, and the third-largest in recorded California history, according to the state Department of Fire and Forestry Protection. Now spanning an area of 679 sq miles it’s just 21 per […]