Crew members on board the International Space Station taste lettuce grown exclusively in space for the first time. (credit: NASAtv)

Space Station Crew Consumes First-Ever Vegetables Grown In Orbit

Another imperative first has been accomplished in space, thanks to the crew on board the International Space Station.



Perris Vegetation Fire Contained At 5 Acres

Riverside County Fire Department personnel were dispatched to the area of Lake Mathews Drive Gavilan Springs Ranch Road following reports of a blaze at 1:07 p.m. Sunday.


Firefighters quickly got the upper hand dealing with a blaze in Newport Beach Wednesday. (credit: CBS)

Small Brush Fire Burning In Newport Beach

A small brush fire was reported in Newport Beach on Wednesday evening.


(credit: CBS)

Pine Fire In Gorman Fully Contained

The Pine Fire was first reported at 1:20 p.m. Friday.



Fire-Resistant Vegetation, Aerial Attack Credited With Slowing Brea Fire

KNX1070’s Mike Landa reports the fire broke out along the 57 Freeway, shutting down southbound traffic at Tonner Canyon Road.

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Smoke from a vegetation fire in Fontana could be seen from the eastbound 210 Freeway near Sierra Ave. and Lytle Creek. (credit: Tom Wait)

Fontana Fire Shuts Down Traffic On I-15

Firefighters were battling a vegetation fire near the 15 Freeway in San Bernardino County, officials said Monday.


(credit: CBS)

Firefighters Gain Handle On 10-Acre Ranch Fire In San Bernardino

Firefighters expect to fully contain a grass fire burning in a remote area of San Bernardino by Sunday evening.



Vegetation Fire Spreads To Tujunga Home With ‘Packrat Conditions’

Firefighters knocked down a blaze at a home in Tujunga described as having “packrat conditions.”


(credit: CBS)

Firefighters In Pasadena Battle House, Vegetation Blaze

A fire broke out today in a home in Pasadena then spread to vegetation along the Foothill (210) Freeway, according to a city fire official.