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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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Firefighters Douse Mobile Home Blaze In Chatsworth

L.A. City Fire personnel were called to the scene in the 8800 block of Canoga Avenue Tuesday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2014

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Burned Body Recovered From Thousand Oaks Home

Firefighters have recovered a burned body behind a Thousand Oaks home, it was reported Friday.

08/29/2014

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Crews Work To Retrieve Vehicle Hanging Off Parking Structure

Los Angeles County Fire said there were no injuries.

08/28/2014

A two-alarm fire was reported Saturday afternoon in Redondon Beach. (credit:  CBS)

2-Alarm Fire Reported At Apartment Complex In Redondo Beach

Firefighters reported the fire was knocked down just after 5 p.m.

08/09/2014

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Running On Empty: Cal Fire Chief Ken Pimlott

The drought has forced firefighters across California to rethink the way they fight fires.

07/31/2014

A big fireworks display was held on July 3rd. The 3rd?! (credit: CBS)

Los Alamitos Bay Yacht Club Holds Big Fireworks Show Thursday Night

“It was a perfect night,” said one woman.

07/03/2014

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