Wildfire Evacuees Wait To Go Home Or To See If They Still Have OneA Santa Rosa woman who lost her home to the wildfire is happy just to have escaped alive.
Georgia's Governor Orders Evacuation Of SavannahGeorgia's governor Thursday ordered mandatory evacuations including the city of Savannah starting on Saturday from the state's Atlantic coast ahead of Hurricane Irma.
'This Is A Buzz Saw': Florida Braces For Hurricane IrmaFlorida residents picked store shelves clean and long lines formed at gas pumps Wednesday as Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 monster with potentially catastrophic winds of 185 mph, steamed toward the Sunshine State.
Mandatory Evacuation Of Bahamas Islands In Path Of Hurricane IrmaThe largest hurricane evacuation in the history of the Bahamas is underway as Hurricane Irma prepares to make landfall.
South Fork Fire Forces Evacuation of Wawona in Yosemite National ParkAuthorities have issued an evacuation order for the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows.
Sunnyvale Police HQ Evacuated After Citizen Brings In ExplosivesThe headquarters of the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety reopened Saturday afternoon after a two-hour evacuation for an explosives investigation.
Richmond Police Evacuate Headquarters Due to Bomb ThreatPolice have cleared the two locations that were threatened Friday evening after a person called in saying there was a bomb at both the Richmond police department's headquarters and their communications center.
Illegal Fireworks Seized In Hayward Sting OperationBecause of the hazard, nearby residents were evacuated and the Alameda County Sheriff's bomb squad was called in.
Gas Leak At New Apple Campus RepairedA gas leak prompted evacuations at the new Apple campus in Cupertino Friday afternoon for about an hour.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Benicia Refinery Power OutageBenicia officials have lifted the evacuation and citywide shelter-in-place orders that were issued Friday morning as a result of a power outage and massive flaring at the Valero Refinery.
Possible Haz-Mat Spill Prompts Temporary Evacuation Of 20 Danville HomesAfter confirming that the material had not been exposed to the environment, fire crews deemed the area safe and the evacuation order was lifted.
Stalled Muni Train Evacuated Outside Van Ness StationPassengers on a stalled Muni train that got stuck between the Van Ness and Church Street stations were forced to evacuate from the rail vehicle in the metro tunnel Tuesday afternoon, according to witnesses.