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Authorities Report Brand Fire In Glendale At 60 Percent Containment

The brush fire above Brand Park in Glendale, which was reported on Sunday, is 60 percent contained as of Tuesday, according to authorities.

06/24/2014

(Credit: Chino Valley Fire District)

Stray Cat Rescued From Drainpipe In Chino Hills

CHINO HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters from the Chino Valley Fire District Sunday rescued a stray cat that was trapped inside of a six-inch drainpipe. The cat had crawled more than 40 feet into the pipe, and managed to […]

CBS Los Angeles–06/24/2014

A smoky fire at Disneyland Sunday caused many park patrons to wonder if they would have to leave. (credit: CBS)

Trash Fire Causes Some Tense Moments At Disneyland

“It did look pretty scary, yes,” said one patron.

06/22/2014

A 3-acre fire was reported in Marina del Rey Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Small Brush Fire Injures Man In Marina Del Rey

The fire was reported along the 13000 block of Mindanao Way.

06/14/2014

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Santa Monica Firefighters Association Starts Fund For Family That Lost Child In Tunnel Crash

The Firefighters said “donations received will help the family begin to rebuild their lives.”

06/07/2014

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Crews Battle 6-Alarm Fire At Santa Fe Springs Recycling Facility

The blaze erupted at a paper recycling facility in the 14000 block of Marquardt Avenue shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2014

(credit: Southern Counties News)

OC Firefighters Spend Hours Freeing Man Stuck In Chimney

It took a team of Orange County firefighters more than two hours to free a man trapped in a chimney Monday morning.

05/26/2014

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Most Destructive Calif. Fire Nearing Containment

The blaze in northern San Diego County is about 90 percent surrounded Monday.

05/19/2014

Friends and family said Tony Calderon, 49, was killed by a fallen palm tree frond. (credit: the Calderon family)

Man, 49, Crushed To Death By Falling Tree In East LA

A 49-year-old man was crushed to death Saturday by a fallen tree in East L.A.

05/17/2014

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Firefighters Find Badly-Burned Body While Battling Blaze Near Carlsbad

The victim is likely a transient, officials said.

05/15/2014

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Bill Expands Public Safety Survivor Death Benefits

Survivors of peace officers and firefighters will have more time to file for death benefits if they can show their spouse or partner fell victim to certain diseases while they were working, under a bill Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/13/2014

Courtney Jones is surrounded by her rescuers. (credit: Chris Torgerson/CBS2)

Firefighters Help Raise Money For Aspiring Model Who Lost Legs In Motorcycle Crash

Officials said that Courtney Jones only survived because she was treated and transported in record time.

05/03/2014

Officials say several houses in one South Los Angeles neighborhood hit hard by a string of fires did not have functional smoke alarms. (Photo credit: Alytino Brown)

Firefighters Pass Out Smoke Alarms In South LA Neighborhood Ravaged By House Fires

Residents of one L.A. neighborhood where a fire in a converted garage last night left a man with burns to more than 80 percent of his body are being urged to make sure they have a working smoke alarm in their residence.

04/16/2014

(credit: CBS)

1 Burn Victim In Suspected BHO Lab Fire

L.A. County Fire was called to Rattlesnake Drive just off Encinal Canyon following a report of a blaze at a single family structure in the Malibu hills just after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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