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California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 03:37 PM PDT

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

California faces an active wildfire season in 2016 due to years of drought and what could be a scorching summer.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:08 PM PDT

Deaf Dogs Rescued From Sand Fire Find Home in Prison

Deaf Dogs Rescued From Sand Fire Find Home in Prison

After the Sand Fire threatened their kennel, nearly 50 deaf dogs were moved to the Lancaster Men's Prison to be cared for by the inmates. “The inmates had handled [it] beautifully,” the rescue said.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 06:27 AM PDT
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By Jacquelinne Mejia

2016 Southern California Wildfires

A look at some of the wildfires that broke out in Southern California this year.View gallery

  • Hollywood Hills Fire
  • Fire Burns San Bernardino Homes
  • Two Fatalities In Erskine Fire
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 01:06 PM PDT

Firefighters Continue to Fight the Sand Fire

Firefighters Continue to Fight the Sand Fire

Firefighters have currently contained the Sand Fire in Santa Clarita at 40 percent, and there is still a smoke advisory in place. Residents who were forced to evacuate remain concerned about neighbors who...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:53 PM PDT

Hundreds of Evacuated Animals to Return Home

Hundreds of Evacuated Animals to Return Home

Hundreds of animals evacuated during the Sand fire north of Los Angeles are returning home.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:54 PM PDT

Sand Fire Containment Reaches 40 Percent

Sand Fire Containment Reaches 40 Percent

The fire has scorched more than 38,000 acres and was 40 percent contained, fire officials said Wednesday.

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