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California wildfire continues to rage

A wildfire in southern California is spreading across the mountains above Palm Springs, and there are growing concerns about erratic winds that could fan the flames.

A wildfire in southern California is spreading across the mountains above Palm Springs, and there are growing concerns about erratic winds that could fan the flames.

The blaze in the San Jacinto Mountains started five days ago. Thousands of people have already left the area.

Emily Buchanan reports.