Blaze Erupts In El Monte Strip Mall

Crews are on the scene of a commercial fire Saturday that has erupted in a single story building.

CBS Los Angeles–10/18/2014

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How An Old Firefighting Watchtower Got Turned Into A Home

When the Mendenhall-Mahoney family moved in, the tower was cramped, but they made it work.


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Woman Found Seriously Burned On Side Of 73 Toll Road In OC

Authorities sought the help of witnesses Thursday who may have seen a woman or her car on fire on an Orange County Toll Road.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2014

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Firefighters Discover Body After Putting Out Tree Fire In Northridge

A body was found following a tree fire outside a San Fernando Valley school.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2014

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4-Alarm Chemical Fire Burns In Santa Fe Springs Commercial Building

Crews are tackling a 4-alarm chemical fire Saturday located at a commercial building that manufactures epoxy and urethane systems.

CBS Los Angeles–10/04/2014

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Crews Contain Blaze At Redondo Beach Diner

Crews tackled a commercial fire Saturday located at a popular diner in Redondo Beach.

CBS Los Angeles–10/04/2014

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Devore Fire Burns Dangerously Close to Homes, Chars Several Cars

A small but intense brush fire charred several vehicles and burned dangerously close to a home in the Devore area before being knocked down.


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Hot, Windy Conditions Prompt Red Flag Warning For The Southland

A red flag warning has been issued for parts of the Southland Thursday due to high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2014

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Cal Fire Burns Through Annual Funding Ahead Of Peak Wildfire Season

Despite the peak months of the 2014 wildfire season still to come, Cal Fire has already burned through its budget for fighting major fires.


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Police: 4 Hospitalized After Pepper Spray Attack At Covina Home Depot

Los Angeles County Fire personnel were called to the store located in the 900 block of West Badillo Street just after 3 p.m. Monday.


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Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Delays, Cancels Several Local Flights

A fire at an FAA radar facility near Chicago Friday forced the cancellation or delay of several LA area flights.


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Fire Destroys Designer Goods At Beverly Hills Prada Store

Some designer duds were destroyed by fire Thursday at the Beverly Hills Prada store.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2014

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Smoldering Fire At L.A. Seaport Extinguished

A fire at an old wooden wharf at the Port of Los Angeles was extinguished early Wednesday and normal operations resumed after an idle day brought on by smoke from the blaze.


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Crews Battle 3-Alarm Fire At San Gabriel Auto Body Shop

Crews Wednesday were battling a three-alarm fire at an auto body shop in the San Gabriel Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2014

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Wilmington Dock Fire Contained, 2 Area Schools Closed As Health Precaution

A fierce fire burning at the Port of Los Angeles was contained Tuesday morning, however, officials closed an area school for health concerns.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2014



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