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Navy Seal Killed During Parachute Training Exercise In Perris

A U.S. Navy Sailor was killed Wednesday during a parachute training exercise in Riverside County.

03/18/2015

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Report: LAFD Didn’t Adequately Inspect Hazardous Sites

A state report says the Los Angeles Fire Department failed to properly inspect hundreds of hazardous sites across the city.

02/27/2015

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‘Lucky’ Day: Dog Saved In LA River Rescue Reunited With Firefighters

Members of the Los Angeles Fire Department met with Lucky the dog and his new owner Thursday for the first time since his dramatic river rescue last month.

02/19/2015

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Motorist Killed After Careening Off Embankment Near Malibu Canyon

Emergency personnel were called to the 25000 block of Piuma Road at approximately 10:58 a.m. Sunday.

02/15/2015

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Lifeguards, Samaritans Save Man Who Fell Into Ocean Off Manhattan Beach Pier

Authorities said two Good Samaritans also sprang into action to save the man.

02/05/2015

A wind-driven mulch fire could threaten Ontario homes, authorities said. (credit: CBS)

Wind-Driven Fire Burning Mulch, Threatening Homes In Ontario

The first was burning near the intersection of Grove and Chino Avenue.

01/24/2015

Two people were treated for minor burns and smoke inhalation in an apartment fire in West Hollywood. (credit: CBS)

2 People Rescued In West Hollywood Apartment Fire

Two people were treated for smoke inhalation and minor burns, officials said.

12/13/2014

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Failure To Yield To Emergency Vehicles Is A Serious Problem In L.A., Fire Captain Says

Emergency personnel say many drivers in Los Angeles are failing to yield, making it more difficult for crews to navigate around traffic.

11/19/2014

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Man In Critical Condition After Running Back Into Apartment Blaze To Save Cat

A man risked his life when he ran back into his burning apartment to rescue his cat.

11/09/2014

Firefighters are trying to beat back a blaze in this Venice structure. (credit: CBS)

3 Firefighters Injured As Crews Battle Stubborn Structure Fire In Venice

VENICE (CBSLA.com)  —  At least three firefighters were injured Saturday in Venice battling a stubborn blaze inside a storage facility. Authorities said the fire was reported around 7:30 p.m. Saturday evening in the 600 block […]

10/25/2014

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LAFD Firefighters Agree To Tentative Salary Contract

LA city firefighters have agreed to a tentative salary contract.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

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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

Willy G. did a face plant on the drive way when the heat became too much. (credit: CBS)

Corona Firefighters Save Man — And Then Finish Mowing His Lawn

“I was cutting grass here, I feel dizzy a little bit, so I stand over by the car here,” Willy G. recalled.

10/01/2014

A fire has spread at an apartment complex in West Hollywood. (credit: CBS)

Fire Spread Quickly At West Hollywood Apartment Building

There have been no reports of injuries.

09/18/2014

Firefighters plan how to combat the stubborn Silverado Canyon fire. (credit: CBS)

Triple-Digit Temperatures Make Fighting Silverado Canyon Fire Even More Difficult

“Before you hit the hill, you are sweating profusely. Then you start adding the hills and the hiking and all the gear that we carry and dehydration becomes a big factor,” Captain Todd Downing says.

09/14/2014

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