Survivors Of California Wildfires Say They Weren't Warned To EvacuateSome survivors say they never even received notice of the most destructive California wildfires in recent memory, raising questions about whether more could have been done to notify residents.
Thousands Evacuated From Path Of Two Huge Wildfires Raging In Northern CaliforniaThousands have been evacuated in the path of two massive wildfires burning north of San Francisco and in the Sierra foothills southeast of Sacramento and Gov. Brown issued his second state of emergency order in as many days.
Fast-Moving Vacaville Wildfire That Threatened Homes Fully ContainedSeveral homes were threatened, but no structures were burned.
800 Overnight Lightning Strikes Spark 3 Dozen New Wildfires In Northern CaliforniaHundreds of lightning strikes overnight have sparked three dozen new wildfires in Northern California, authorities said Sunday.
7,000-Acre Fire In Sierra Nearing Full ContainmentA wind-driven fire that destroyed 40 residents and damaged 5 others near the Nevada border is now 85 percent contained.
Police Say OnStar Mistakes Delayed Rescue Of Woman Trapped In San Jose Ravine For 19 HoursThe family of a woman rescued 19 hours after she drove into a ravine in the East San Jose foothills afternoon thanked rescuers for finding her. Meanwhile, questions are being raised about the OnStar system in the woman’s car after it led crews to the wrong locations.
Officer Uses iPad To Find Woman Trapped Inside Car Overnight In San Jose RavineA rescue is underway Tuesday morning along Mount Hamliton Road in San Jose for a woman who became trapped inside a car that drove over an embankment and into a ravine Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Cal Fire Makes Gains On Northern California WildfiresFirefighters gained the upper hand Friday night on a wildfire along Interstate 80 east of Sacramento that threatened 1,000 homes.
Yosemite Officials Say Sparks From Vehicle Started Wildfire That Killed Pilot; 5 Homes DestroyedYosemite park officials say sparks from a vehicle caused the wildfire that led to a former U.S. Navy pilot's death.
State Air Tankers Grounded After Deadly Yosemite Fire CrashAir tankers were grounded Wednesday in California after one of the aircraft crashed into a steep canyon wall while fighting a blaze in Yosemite National Park, killing the pilot, officials said.
California Exhausts Initial Firefighting Budget Before Entering Wildfire SeasonCalifornia has exhausted its initial firefighting budget just three months into its fiscal year.
Bay Area Fire Crews Sent To Battle King Fire Near Lake TahoeAs part of statewide mutual aid, the Santa Clara County Fire Department has sent a strike team, to El Dorado County's King Fire, one of the largest wildfires burning in California.