Celebrity Enclave Under Threat From WildfireA growing Southern California wildfire is threatening the wealthy seaside enclave of Montecito.
Firefighters Brace For Second Week Of California WildfiresAs Southern California enters its second week engulfed in flames, fire officials anticipate more growth and danger due to continued strong wind gusts, no rain and decades-old dry vegetation.
Flames Engulf San Diego Area In Newest WildfiresRetirement communities built on golf courses, semi-rural race horse stables and other sites were engulfed by flames as the San Diego area became the latest front in California's wildfire fight.
California Wind, And Fire Danger, Hits Unprecedented HighThe color-coded system showing the expected strength of the winds driving the region's fierce wildfires has reached uncharted territory, pushing past red, which means "high" into the color that means "extreme."
Southern California Fire Forces Thousands To Flee HomesFerocious winds in Southern California whipped up an explosive wildfire that prompted evacuation orders for nearly 8,000 homes.
Senate Passes $36.5B Disaster Aid Bill; Trump Signature NextThe Senate passed a $36.5 billion emergency aid measure Tuesday to refill disaster accounts, provide a much-needed cash infusion to Puerto Rico, and bail out the federal flood insurance program.
Californians Brace For Emotional Toll From WildfiresA week after fleeing from wildfires, Californians are drifting back into their neighborhoods. Some will face destroyed homes. All will face lasting emotional damage.
Family Dog Emerges Alive And Happy From California WildfireKatherine Weaver was convinced Izzy died in a ferocious wildfire that destroyed their Northern California neighborhood and sent them fleeing for safety, Katherine still in her nightgown.
House Set To Pass $36.5B For Hurricane, Wildfire Relief The House is on track to deliver a sweeping bipartisan vote for President Donald Trump's request for additional disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims, and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of Puerto Rico stay afloat.
A Cigarette, A Car Backfire: Small Sparks Can Make Big FiresA carelessly discarded cigarette, a downed power line, a car's backfire or a chainsaw's pull. Just about anything could have started any one of the wildfires now tearing through Northern California.
Smoke, Wildfires Damage California's Famed Wine CountryWorkers in Northern California's renowned wine country picked through charred debris and plotted what to do with pricey grapes after wildfires swept through lush vineyards, destroying at least two wineries and damaging many others.
'Big Bang Theory' Star Home Destroyed By California Wildfire The home of "Big Bang Theory" star Johnny Galecki has been destroyed in a wildfire in California.