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Man, 63, Set On Fire Inside His SUV Outside 7-Eleven In Long Beach

A 63-year-old man was set on fire while sitting in his SUV outside of a convenience store in Long Beach Friday night.

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A brush fire that scorched 311 acres in Jurupa Valley is expected to be fully contained by 8 p.m. on March 2, 2013, according to firefighters. (credit: CBS)

Jurupa Valley Wildfire Now 100 Percent Contained

A wildfire in the heavily vegetated Santa Ana River bottom has been held to 311 acres, despite gusty Santa Ana winds, extremely dry conditions and temperatures in the 80s.


A photo of the fireball seen for miles Sunday. (credit: Ariana Rassouli/UGC)

Methane Burn-off Creates Huge ‘Ball Of Fire’ That Worries Westchester Residents

A methane gas burn-off near Los Angeles International Airport created what appeared to be a “ball of fire” in the area.


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62-Year-Old Man Found Dead After Long Beach House Fire

Authorities say a 62-year-old man and his two cats were found dead in a late-night house fire in Long Beach.


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35-Year-Old Driver Injured In Fiery Lamborghini Crash

Authorities say a Lamborghini hit speeds topping 100 miles an hour before it smashed into the median and exploded in flames on Interstate 15 in northern San Diego County.


An early morning fire at a former church in Compton caused extensive damage on Sept. 22, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Overnight Fire Guts Former Church Building In Compton

Authorities say a fire at a former church in Compton is being investigated as possible arson.


A 150-acre fire in Anza is now fully contained. It destroyed a mobile home and storage shed Friday. (credit: CBS)

150-Acre Fire Near Palm Springs Now Fully Contained

Firefighters have contained a wildfire that burned 150 acres in the Southern California desert south of Palm Springs and destroyed one mobile home and an outbuilding.


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Crews Mop Up House Fire In Sylmar

Crews Friday were mopping up a house fire in Sylmar.


Firefighters got the upper hand of this vegetation fire Sunday in Riverside County. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Near Lake Mathews Now Fully Contained

A brush fire that scorched about 256 acres near Lake Mathews in Riverside County was now fully contained.


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At Least 4 Stores Gutted In Massive Fire In LA’s Fashion District

At least four retail stores were gutted in an overnight blaze in downtown’s Fashion District.


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Getzlaf’s Late Goal Gives Ducks 3-2 Win Over Flames

Ryan Getzlaf scored the winning goal with 46 seconds left to give Anaheim a 3-2 victory over Calgary on Friday night, extending the Ducks’ home winning streak against the Flames to 15 games.


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Kings’ Offense Is Still Lost In 1-0 Loss To Calgary

Miikka Kiprusoff made 28 saves for his 44th NHL shutout and fourth this season, Michael Cammalleri scored early in the third period against his former team, and the Calgary Flames beat the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 on Saturday night


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Thrift Store Fire Sends Heavy Smoke Over Van Nuys

Firefighters battled a major fire that ripped through a Van Nuys thrift store and threatened to spread to neighboring businesses Wednesday night.


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Flames Edge Kings In Shootout

Michael Cammalleri’s goal in the Shootout was the difference as the Calgary Flames edged the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 at the Staples Center on Thursday night.


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Flames Blank Ducks In Overtime

Blair Jones scored his first goal with Calgary at 1:51 of overtime and Miikka Kiprusoff made 23 saves and the Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 1-0 Thursday.