Wildfires create worst air quality in San Francisco Bay Area

Friday, 13 October 2017  (1 week ago)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Smoke from the wildfires north of San Francisco has sank air quality level in the Bay Area to the same unhealthy level as some of China's smog-choked cities, sending people to emergency rooms, forcing schools to close and people to wear masks when they step outside. The region has endured days of choking...

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