Debate Over Use Of Jumbo Bomber As Wildfires Rage In The WestThe operators of the Boeing 747 converted from a passenger jet into a firefighting air tanker say it has proven itself battling forest fires in countries outside the U.S.
Set-Back For Crews Battling Monster Wildfire In Santa Barbara CountyContainment fell to 35 percent after the fire near Goleta unexpectedly grew on three sides.
Campers Evacuate Just In Time As Wildfire Tears Through Camp GroundsThere were some tense and scary moments for campers and also parents waiting for information hundreds of miles away in Lincoln Heights.
Wildfire Destroys Home Owned By 'Big Bang Theory' Star Johnny GaleckiA home owned by “Big Bang Theory” star Johnny Galecki has been destroyed by a wildfire raging in Central California.
Fire Crews Race To Save Homes In HighlandAbout 530 firefighters were still battling the stubborn fire that was 0 percent contained as of 10 p.m. It has been named the "Mart Fire" because of its proximity to a Walmart.
Air Force Base Wildfire Postpones Hi-Res Satellite LaunchA wildfire burning at a central California Air Force base on Sunday forced the postponement of a satellite launch, officials said.
Pilot Fire Surges To 11 Square Miles, Thousands Of Homes ThreatenedAt this time, the fire continues to burn across more than 6,900 acres and remains at 6 percent containment.
Hot, Dry Weather Plus Chance Of Dry Lightning Elevates Fire DangerThe National Weather Service predicted high winds, high temperatures, low humidity, and exceedingly dry vegetation would elevate fire danger in Southern California again Friday.
Homeowner Sued For $25 Million Over California WildfireThe lawsuit says that a short in a poorly maintained electrical junction box sparked a blaze in the San Jacinto Mountains above Palm Springs that charred more than 27,500 acres of brush and timber.
100 Homes Evacuated As Fire Threatens Gated Community In Kern CountyA wildfire in central California forces residents of a gated community to abandon their homes.
Crews Might Make Gains In Fighting Kern County FireA deadly wildfire that roared through dry brush and trees in the mountains of central California gave residents little time to flee as flames burned dozens of homes to the ground, propane tanks exploded, and smoke obscured the path to safety.
Erskine Fire Kills 2, Scorches 47 Square Miles Across Kern CountyAbout 80 homes were destroyed in a mobile home community.
Crews Work To Surround Thousand-Acre Wildfire In Kern CountyCrews are working to surround a wildfire that has charred at least 1,000 acres of brush and timber in a wilderness area of Kern County.
Crews Responding To 6-Acre Fire In RedlandsFirefighters were responding to a six-acre vegetation fire in Redlands.
Wet Weekend Helps Fight Against Massive Fire Near Big Bear LakeA damp weekend helped firefighters stop the growth of a huge Southern California wildfire.