The Philippines is a country of more than 100 million people. Its history and its proximity to China have made it an important U.S. ally, but it's had its share of challenges.
Yarnell Hill Fire's Continuing Impact
The tragic Yarnell Hill Fire has a continuing impact. Last weekend, an official report on the fire was released. In the ensuing days, Prescott’s fire chief agreed to leave his position, and the Yarnell Fire district chief resigned.
Author John Maclean's books on wildfires include "Fire On the Mountain", "Fire and Ashes" and "The Esparanza Fire."