A western wildfire being fueled by strong winds and scorching temperatures has burned past firefighters' defenses and is menacing the city of Colorado Springs.
Firefighters battling the out of control blaze, which has grown to more than 15,000 acres, say they are bracing for worsening conditions.
"We expect further trouble from the weather today," Fire Incident Commander Rich Harvey said. "Thunderstorms present a unique problem for us. The wind can come in any direction from those ... at any...Full Story