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The Latest: Poor visibility hurts wildfire fight in Portugal

PARIS (AP) - The Latest on wildfires in southern France and Portugal (all times local):6:15 p.m.Emergency services in Portugal are getting no respite from...

Portugal picks Lisbon to host 2018 Eurovision Song Contest

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Organizers say next year's Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Lisbon, the capital of Portugal.Portugal will be hosting the...

Forest fires injure 9 firefighters in Portugal, 2 seriously

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Nine Portuguese firefighters were injured Monday while tackling two wildfires near where 64 people died in a forest blaze last...

Portugal airline chief fears increasing drone near-misses

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal's national airline chief said Monday he is considering asking authorities to order that all drones in the country be...

Portugal airline chief complains of drone near-misses

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - The head of Portugal's national airline says he is considering asking authorities to order that all drones in the country...

Portugal brings 2nd wildfire under control after 64 died

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Official reports into Portugal's deadliest natural disaster in decades have described freak conditions that drove the wildfire that killed 64...

Leaping into water tanks to escape Portugal’s deadly fires

NODEIRINHO, Portugal (AP) - Survivors emerged Monday with stories of leaping into water tanks and other dramatic escapes from the forest fires scorching central...

Leaping into water tanks to escape Portugal’s deadly fires

NODEIRINHO, Portugal (AP) - Survivors emerged Monday with stories of leaping into water tanks and other dramatic escapes from the forest fires scorching central...

The Latest: Smoke in Portugal hinders firefighting aircraft

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - The Latest on wildfires in Portugal (all times local):10:30 a.m.Portuguese officials say giant clouds of smoke are preventing the deployment...

The Latest: Portugal’s government criticized for fire deaths

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - The Latest on wildfires in Portugal (all times local):10:20 a.m.The death of 62 people in Portuguese wildfires has brought growing...