Latest "wildfire" stories
The Hawaii National Guard, U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are already on the ground but Hawaii needs to formally request a larger force.
By AP Staff
Some residents in base housing at Beale Air Force Base, California, were urged to evacuate as a wildfire spread across Yuba County Tuesday.
64,000 National Guardsmen are currently activated for domestic and overseas missions. The problems they're responding to show no signs of letting up soon.
By Harm Venhuizen