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Springs Fire Rages On For Second Day, Evacuations Remain In Place

Authorities say a brush fire that started Thursday near the 101 Freeway in Camarillo is just 20 percent contained after scorching 28,000 acres in Ventura County.

CBS Los Angeles–05/03/2013

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At Least 1 Home Destroyed, Evacuations Ordered In Nearly 3,000-Acre Summit Fire

A fast-moving, wind-driven brush fire Wednesday destroyed at least one home and prompted evacuations in Banning.

05/01/2013

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Suspicious Package Spurs Evacuation Of Beverly Center

Authorities Sunday said the Beverly Center was evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious package.

03/24/2013

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Ammonia Leak Reported At Pepsi Plant In Buena Park

An ammonia leak inside a refrigeration unit at a distribution plant in Buena Park resulted in the temporary evacuation of a dozen workers.

03/03/2013

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2 Grenades Found In Backyard Of South LA Home; Evacuations Ordered

Los Angeles police say a bomb squad was called to a South Los Angeles home after a resident discovered two grenades in the fire pit of his backyard.

02/03/2013

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Firefighters Gain Handle On 10-Acre Ranch Fire In San Bernardino

Firefighters expect to fully contain a grass fire burning in a remote area of San Bernardino by Sunday evening.

11/25/2012

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Suspected Gunman Sought After Prompting Evacuations In Glendora

The search continued Friday for a suspected gunman who forced dozens of people out of their homes in Glendora.

11/23/2012

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Crews Contain Montecito Brush Fire

Fire officials say they have fully contained a blaze that broke out in the hills above the tony community of Montecito, near Santa Barbara.

11/06/2012

A brush fire erupted in Fontana around 12:18 p.m. on Oct. 26, 2012. The fire scorched 25 to 30 acres. (credit: CBS)

Firefighters Contain 340-Acre Brush Fire In Fontana

A brush fire that charred 342 acres in Fontana has been contained.

10/26/2012

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Lookout Fire Forces Mandatory Evacuations Near Santa Barbara

Mandatory evacuations were ordered on Wednesday as a vegetation fire threatened homes in the Painted Cave area of Santa Barbara.

10/17/2012

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Small Brush Fire Reported In Gorman

Officials say a small brush fire — about 20 acres — burned in Gorman Saturday.

09/22/2012

Pictures of a fire that has broken out in Laguna beach. First responders have acted quickly to avoid damage to nearby homes. (credit: D.S./UGC/CBS)

Brush Fire In Laguna Beach Prompts Voluntary Evacuations

A brush fire burning in south Laguna Beach has prompted voluntary evacuations in the area.

09/16/2012

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Evacuations Ordered In Aguanga As Brush Fire Scorches 3,000 Acres, Engulfs Home

A fire raced through more than 3,000 acres of brush, destroyed a home and damaged three structures in a community between Hemet and Temecula Tuesday.

08/14/2012

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Man In Custody After Holding Police At Bay For 3 Hours

A man has been taken into custody after holding police at bay for three hours and prompting evacuations in downtown Los Angeles.

07/07/2012

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Fire Near Los Padres National Forest Triggers Camp Evacuations

Campgrounds remain evacuated as crews battle a wildfire that’s burning through dry brush around an off-road recreation area north of Los Angeles.

06/24/2012

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