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The dry conditions have been blamed for a wildfire that destroyed five homes north-east of Los Angeles on Thursday.In a press conference on Friday, Mr Brown called on residents to cut back "at least 20%" on their water usage but said the move was voluntary."We can't make it rain, but we can be much better prepared for the terrible consequences that California's drought now threatens," Mr Brown said in a statement. Read more. ..