1. Blaze

    AZ Fire Breaks State Record

    A helicopter gets another load of water to drop onto the Monument Fire at the Coronado National Memorial near Sierra Vista, Ariz., Monday, June 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Sierra Vista Herald, Beatrice Richardson)

    Beatrice Richardson / AP Photo

    The massive wildfire in Arizona broke a dubious record on Tuesday, becoming the state’s largest-ever blaze. However, the thousands of firefighters charged with containing it claimed some progress, calling it close to 20 percent contained. The fire has spread into New Mexico, and still continues to grow. It has destroyed 32 buildings but luckily has caused no serious injuries.

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