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Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 09:53 AM PDT

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

County animal control officials Saturday released the numbers on the animals and pets evacuated from the vicinity of the fast-moving brush fire in Santa Clarita that has consumed at least 11,000 acres.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:46 PM PDT

1,500 Homes Threatened by Santa Clarita Fire

1,500 Homes Threatened by Santa Clarita Fire

A 20,000-acre wildfire in mountains just north of Los Angeles and its suburbs is a threat to 1,500 homes, fire officials said Saturday.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:00 AM PDT

Roblar Fire Scorches Camp Pendleton

Roblar Fire Scorches Camp Pendleton

A brush fire that sparked on Camp Pendleton Thursday has scorched 2,000 acres in less than 24 hours.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 05:21 PM PDT
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By Willian Avila

Aerial Photos: Hollywood Hills Brush Fire

A brush fire broke out along the 101 Freeway in the Hollywood Hills.View gallery

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Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 10:42 PM PDT

Ventura County Fire Burns Near Homes

Ventura County Fire Burns Near Homes

A brush fire burned 70 acres in the Lake Sherwood area of Ventura County Wednesday.

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016 at 07:50 PM PDT

Sage Fire Grows to 1,100 Acres, Now 49 Percent Contained

Sage Fire Grows to 1,100 Acres, Now 49 Percent Contained

A brush fire that forced 2,000 people to temporarily evacuate their homes in the Santa Clarita Valley had scorched more than 1,000 acres and was 49 percent contained as of Sunday morning, firefighters said.

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016 at 08:54 AM PDT

Evacuations Lifted in 1,100-Acre Sage Fire

Evacuations Lifted in 1,100-Acre Sage Fire

Residents were allowed to return home hours after a brush fire scorched more than 1,100 acres in the Santa Clarita Valley Saturday, forcing the evacuation of 700 homes in the Stevenson Ranch area, officials...

Friday, Jul 8, 2016 at 08:43 PM PDT

2 Bodies Found in San Gabriel Complex Burn Zone

2 Bodies Found in San Gabriel Complex Burn Zone

The charred remains of two people whose bodies were found atop a hill in a recently burned area of Angeles National Forest near Azusa were hoisted from the scene Friday, a day after a man found them while...

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 04:33 PM PDT

Bears Electrocuted by Power Lines Ignite Brush Fire

Bears Electrocuted by Power Lines Ignite Brush Fire

A mother bear and her cub were electrocuted early Tuesday when they came in contact with power lines and sparked a 1.5-acre fire in Banning that raged for more than three hours.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 07:57 AM PDT

Firefighters Battle Brush Fire in Palmdale

Firefighters Battle Brush Fire in Palmdale

Firefighters were trying to put out a hillside brush fire in Palmdale early Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

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