Watchdog: California Wildfire Victims Personal Data Wrongly Released By FEMAThe Federal Emergency Management Agency wrongly released to a contractor the personal information of 2.3 million survivors of devastating 2017 hurricanes and California wildfires, potentially exposing the victims to identity fraud and theft.
Some Evacuation Orders Lifted for Camp Fire Burn Zone in Butte CountyAuthorities are lifting evacuation orders for some communities ravaged by the Camp Fire but said no traffic will be allowed into the town of Paradise, which was the most devastated community in last month's blaze.
Rainfall Helps Nearly Extinguish Camp Fire, But Hinders SearchesThe heavy California rainfall is a major contributor in extinguishing the Camp Fire, but it's also making it more difficult for search teams to identify bone fragments in Paradise.
New Spot Fire In Butte County Prompts More Evacuations In CherokeeNew evacuations were ordered in Cherokee, southeast of the town of Paradise, due to a new spot fire that expanded in the late hours of the night.
A Rescue Amid The Ruins Of ParadiseAs coroner's teams searched for clues about the missing in the ashes of the Camp Fire, a living cat was found and rescued.
At Least 9 Dead In Butte County Fire; 6,500 Homes Lost, 90,000 Acres BurnedAt least nine people are known dead in a massive wildfire in Butte County that reached 90,000 acres Friday, leaving behind catastrophic damage to communities with thousands of homes and buildings destroyed in what quickly grew into the state's most destructive fire in at least a century.
Contractor Dies In Accident At Scene Of Ranch FireA contractor doing repair work at the scene of the largest wildfire in California's recorded history has died in a vehicle accident.
Smoke From California Wildfires Can Now Be Seen In Ohio, Experts SayAccording to the U.S. National Weather Service, smoke from the California wildfires is now affecting the skies high over states like Ohio.
Carr Fire Evacuation Orders Lifted, Some Residents Allowed To Come HomeSince it broke out last Monday, the Carr fire has scorched 154 square miles, but they worst may be over for neighborhoods near Redding.
Crews Battle Tubbs Fire Threatening CalistogaThe battle to keep the Tubbs Fire out of the town of Calistoga is being waged along Highway 29.
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.
Wildfire Destroys Over 40 Homes In Sierra Nevada FoothillsAt least three dozen homes have been destroyed by a wildfire about 60 miles north of Sacramento in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Loma Fire 50 Percent Contained; 12 Homes Destroyed, Hundreds Still ThreatenedThe blaze has destroyed 12 homes and 16 outbuildings and damaged one other home.
Cal Fire: Soberanes Fire Not Fully Contained Till End Of SeptemberThe Soberanes Fire has scorched 81,396 acres since it was started on the morning of July 22 by an illegal campfire left abandoned at Garrapata State Park.
Fatal Soberanes Fire In Monterey County Destroys 57 Homes; 15 Percent ContainedThere are 4,277 firefighters working to extinguish the blaze that has destroyed 57 homes and 11 outbuildings, according to Cal Fire.