AP News in Brief: 08-09-21

  • People use a ferry to evacuate from Pefki village on Evia island, about 118 miles north of Athens, Greece, on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021. Pillars of billowing smoke and ash are blocking out the sun above Greece's second-largest island as a days-old wildfire devours pristine forests and triggers more evacuation alerts. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Fire devours Greek island’s forests; residents urged to flee