LAFD Report: Politicians' Requests During Woolsey Fire Complicated Firefighting EffortsThe LAFD's after-action review on the Woolsey fire stated, "A significant number of requests by political figures to check on specific addresses of homes to ensure their protection distracted from department leadership to accomplish priority objectives."
LA County Sues SoCal Edison For Over $100M In Costs, Damages From Woolsey FireSoCal Edison has admitted that its equipment could have been responsible for potentially sparking the wildfire.
Gary Sinise And His Band Throw Free Concert To Thank First Responders In Thousand OaksIt wasn't a fundraiser, it was just about putting smiles on peoples' faces. The night was dedicated to those who gave so much.
Large Rockslide Buries Mountain Road In MalibuA portion of Yerba Buena Road was already closed due to a sinkhole.
Topanga Canyon In Malibu Closed All Weekend For Emergency RepairsThe closure will allow crews to restore the roadway's foundation, which has been eroded by a series of storms in the wake of the Woolsey Fire.
Calif. Pulling National Guard Troops From Border For Wildfire Prevention EffortsThe troops will travel around the state clearing and reducing trees and vegetation in an effort to prevent wildfires.
Rain Pummels Burn Areas, Shuts Down PCH, Magic Mountain Before Heading OutAnother storm system soaked the Southland Wednesday and put on a spectacular overnight lightning show before it slowly moved out of the area by late afternoon.
With Storm Looming, Evacuations Already Ordered In Santa Barbara County Burn AreasA flash flood watch is in effect from Tuesday night to Wednesday morning for most of L.A., Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.
Southland On Alert As Pacific Storm System Soaks AreaA small landslide in San Clemente has shut down one Orange County roadway even before heavy rains were expected to move in overnight Wednesday.
Firefighters Honored For Work Above And Beyond During Recent WildfiresLast November's Woolsey Fire destroyed the Malibu Lake home belonging to actor Robert Hays of "Airplane!" fame.
MLB Players Team Up To Help Victims Of Woolsey FireCalifornia Strong continues to raise significant funds for the victims of the Woolsey Fire, and in the first round of distributing donations, the organization doled out $1 million to local families hit the hardest.
Mudslides, Downed Trees As Heavy Rains Continue To Pummel SouthlandWith no vegetation to hold hillsides in place, there is the ongoing risk that too much water could send charred debris flowing into neighborhoods.
$1M Raised For Woolsey Fire Victims To Be Distributed To Several NonprofitsThe money will go to helping low-income Woolsey Fire victims with “economic, emotional and housing support.”
Woolsey Fire Recovery Deadlines Approaching For LA County Residents Important disaster recovery deadlines are coming this week for those affected by the Woolsey Fire in Los Angeles County.
Southland Storms: Latest Evacuations And ClosuresThe third and final in a series of storms hitting the Southland this week dumped several inches of rain on recent wildfire burn areas Thursday.