They have become known as the Angels of Paradise. But there is nothing ethereal about them. They are online sleuths who know how to find people, and they have been putting their skills to use in the aftermath of California’s catastrophic wildfire.
The deadliest blaze in California history is nearly contained after firefighters got a little help from the rain. While more rain Friday could mean an end to the two-week fire, it also brings the risks of flooding and mudslides.
On Nov. 7, Carmen Edman narrowly survived a shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. Less than 24 hours later, she joined her family in fleeing Malibu as her home was engulfed in flames.
The National Park Service said Friday that they plan to rebuild and reopen the site that holds decades of movie history and still hosts a steady stream of Hollywood productions within the next two years.
More than 1,000 people are unaccounted for after a deadly Northern California wildfire, but authorities warned Friday that the roster is fluid and contains “raw data,” including the names of people who are safe.
Wildfires burning across California have now killed 11 people, including nine found dead in a massive fire in Northern California that destroyed the town of Paradise.
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California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Thursday night for two counties as a four-day-old fire carved its way along ridges and hillsides of the Cleveland National Forest.
Based on President Donald Trump’s response over water use and the California wildfires, On My Take, Clinton Yates says that the president doesn’t understand how fires work and how climate change affects wildfires.
There are 17 major fires burning throughout California, authorities said. In all, they have destroyed hundreds of homes, killed eight people — including four firefighters— and shut down Yosemite National Park.
A cat seeking refuge from a raging Northern California wildfire found a fine-feathered friend as it awaited rescue from the heat and flames.
A study found that climate change had less of an effect in areas that were more populated because people can both start fires where they wouldn’t normally occur or can reduce the risk of wildfires by managing the land.
Fire stoked by hot and windy weather raged through a forest in far northern California on Thursday. In mountain communities east of Los Angeles, calmer conditions aided firefighters on the lines of a suspected arson wildfire that forced thousands of people to flee.
The Carr Fire in Northern California that has claimed the life of a bulldozer operator and injured at least three firefighters is “taking everything down in its path,” a fire official said.
Brandon N. McGlover of Temecula has been charged with five counts of arson to wildland, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. It’s unclear whether the suspect has hired an attorney at this time.
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