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South African Firefighters Battle Wildfire for a Third Day

A helicopter drops water over a fire high up in a mountain on the outskirts of the city of Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday. South African firefighters say they are battling to control a wildfire's that has burned homes in Cape Town's southern peninsula. March 3, 2015 (AP/Schalk van Zuydam)
A helicopter drops water over a fire high up in a mountain on the outskirts of the city of Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday. South African firefighters say they are battling to control a wildfire's that has burned homes in Cape Town's southern peninsula. March 3, 2015 (AP/Schalk van Zuydam)

JOHANNESBURG—A wildfire burned for a third day around Cape Town’s Table Mountain on Tuesday, injuring a firefighter as it caused an explosion at a lodge,...




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