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Grass Fire That Burned 2,700 Acres Near Livermore 100 Percent Contained

As of Sunday morning, firefighters say the blaze has been fully contained.

08/23/2015

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Jerusalem, Tesla Wildfires Nearing Full Containment

With some help from cooler temperatures, firefighters are making progress on both blazes.

08/22/2015

Map of Tesla Fire burning near Livermore. (CBS)

Grass Fire That Burned 2,500 Acres Near Livermore 70 Percent Contained

A grass fire that has burned 2,500 acres in Alameda County east of Livermore was 70 percent contained as of Friday morning, according to Cal Fire.

08/21/2015

The Tesla Fire burns a hillside near Livermore on August 19, 2015. (CBS)

Crews Increase Containment Of 2,500-Acre Tesla Wildfire Near Livermore

Firefighters have 25 percent of a 2,500-acre fire east of Livermore contained Thursday morning, according to Cal Fire.

08/20/2015

A tanker drops fire retardant on a grass fire near Tesla and Corral Hollow roads in unincorporated Alameda County east of Livermore, August 19, 2015. (CBS)

2,500-Acre ‘Tesla’ Fire Burns Near Livermore, 5 Percent Contained

A fast-moving grass fire burning east of Livermore has quickly grown to 2,500 acres Wednesday evening, according to Cal Fire, and firefighters have it 5 percent contained.

08/19/2015

Tesla Model S. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Stems Bleeding After Bad Few Days

Investors in the Tesla electric car company stemmed the bleeding a bit Friday. But it was still an abysmal few days, marred by another fire in a Model S and earnings results that many found disappointing.

11/08/2013

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Tesla Reports Third Fire Involving Model S Electric Car

A Tesla Model S electric car caught fire this week after hitting road debris on a Tennessee freeway, the third fire in a Model S in the past five weeks.

11/07/2013

Cellphone video of a Tesla Model S electric car on fire near Seattle on October 1, 2013. (Petrus Breedt)

Tesla Shares Fall Further On Model S Fire Video

Shares of Tesla Motors fell another 5 percent Thursday as investors in the high-flying company assessed the fallout from a fire in one of its $70,000 electric cars.

10/03/2013