Bone-dry conditions, high winds and triple-digit temperatures pose "an imminent threat" to residents, Bullock said in the disaster declaration, which would allow the state to mobilize additional Montana National Guard troops and tap other state resources to combat the blazes.
Elsewhere in California, more than 1,000 firefighters were able to slow the growth of a almost 5-square-mile wildfire (13-square-kilometer) overnight near the town of Oroville, an area already hard-hit by fire and a massive evacuation earlier this year caused by damage to sections of the nation's tallest dam.
The Ponderosa Fire has grown to over 3,500 acres, has destroyed 10 homes and is still threatening about 500 more.
An official says firefighters are battling a lightning-sparked wildfire in a remote part of the vast former national nuclear proving ground north of Las Vegas.
Firefighters are dumping retardant on the blaze and have contained 30% of it but fear new pockets could break out because of the heat. More than 1,000 nuclear detonations occurred at the former Nevada Test Site north of Las Vegas from 1951 to 1992.
Fire officials say the estimated burn area almost doubled after a flyover Thursday but the blaze is still far from the celebration in the Black Rock Desert.
Moses helps Nigeria trounce Cameroon It's only by the ending minutes of the first half that the tables turned. "We must fight hard for every ball for the 90 minutes". Nigeria are sitting pretty in Group B with a maximum nine points from three matches.
One of the first tests of the re-installed retardant system on the Global Supertanker 747-400, May, 2016.
Marcus Rashford was introduced at half-time to replace Sterling whose early miss set the tone for his frustrating evening. Tom Heaton and Jack Butland played a half each in England's most recent game, June's friendly defeat by France.
Earlier Sunday, Maria Sharapova tried a bit of everything, even resorting to switching over her racket to hit a few lefty shots. Sharapova maintained that she took the drug for years because of a magnesium deficiency and family history of diabetes.
Trump, heeding advice from Department of Justice, fires Comey, informing him that he is "not able to effectively lead the bureau". The draft was also reportedly concerned with Comey's refusal to publicly declare that Trump himself was not under investigation.
Hours before the press conference, Burleigh's father, Ed Burleigh, announced the discovery of his daughter's body on Facebook . What started as a missing-person investigation turned into a homicide in this heartbreaking case, police said.
Shane Duffy's first senior worldwide goal was enough only to claim a point as the Republic of Ireland rode their luck in Georgia . We were by no means at our best but if anything, it simplifies the job on Tuesday night - we need to win.
The potentially fractious Commons debate comes as tensions mount between London and Brussels over the progress of negotiations. May has said there will be proper scrutiny, but some MPs fear it will give ministers sweeping new powers.
Wyoming scored 35.9 points per game and averaged 436.1 yards per game of total offense en route to eight wins last season. In their matchup against Iowa, Wyoming freshman punter Tim Zaleski was brought into the game for one of his seven punts.
Those readings would put the size of the explosion at several times larger than previous North Korean tests. South Koreans watch a TV broadcast about North Korea's sixth nuclear test at Seoul Station on Sunday.
Koreans' LPGA winning streak ends at 5
The 32-year-old Japanese will call it a career after taking part in the September 14-17 Evian Championship in France. Lewis had four birdies and a bogey over the first seven holes, then made all pars the rest of the way.
Xiaomi to introduce a new series probably based on Android One
The Mi Mix 2 is expected to come with the price tag of CNY 4,999, which is a little more than $750 at the current exchange rate. Another interesting thing about the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is that the device has a front-facing camera on the bottom of the device.
Huawei officially unveils its AI chip
Based on a 10nm advanced processor, the company has described it as the "future of smartphones". Rather, his focus was on the processor that will power it, the Huawei-built Kirin 970 .
Gasoline slips as refiners resume operations in US
Harvey was the strongest storm to hit the state in more than 50 years, forcing operators to shut refineries, pipelines and ports. However, the released portion of the oil is small compared to the daily U.S. demand of about 20 million barrels.
5.6-magnitude quake detected in North Korea
While it was initially reported that the tremor was of magnitude 5.6, the USGS has then revised it to 6.3. South Korea's presidential office said Pyongyang may have conducted its long awaited sixth nuclear test.
Rain from Harvey to hit MA this weekend
Although clouds are predicted for Saturday, forecasters said Sunday and Monday are projected to be sunny and warm. Harvey , now a tropical storm, made a second USA landfall this morning, just west of Cameron, Louisiana.
Frankfurt bomb evacuation 'biggest in Germany since WWII'
In July, a kindergarten was evacuated after teachers discovered an unexploded World War Two bomb on a shelf among some toys. A steady flow of people filed into a temporary shelter at Frankfurt's trade fair site, with bananas and beverages on offer.
West Nile virus infections increase in Georgia
According to the health unit, West Nile virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. The best protection is to always wear an effective mosquito repellent while spending time outdoors.
Sanctions on North Korea 'Misguided and Futile', Russia Says
President Donald Trump said on August 28 that "all options" were on the table in an implied threat of preemptive military action. The US, UK and other Western allies are prone to impose new heavy sanctions on Pyongyang even outside the UN Security Council.