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Wildfire nearly stopped in forest near Los Angeles

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire burning in a steep, remote area of the Angeles National Forest is 35 percent contained and all active flames have been knocked down. Forest spokesman Andrew Mitchell said Friday […]


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Fire burns 50 acres near Glendale, no evacuations

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — A brush fire burning in the hills above Glendale has charred about 50 acres but no structures are threatened and no evacuations are ordered. The fire began shortly after noon on […]


Smoke plumes rise behind the  Marine Corps Camp Pendleton entrance Friday, May 16, 2014, in Oceanside, Calif.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Arson suspect charged, most blazes dying down

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man was charged with setting one of nearly a dozen fires that have destroyed homes and raced through nearly 20,000 acres of northern and eastern San Diego County brush land, but most […]


In this Dec. 16, 2013 photo, a fire burns the hillside in the Big Sur, Calif., region. (AP Photo/The Californian, Travis Geske)

Big Sur wildfire is fully contained

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) – A late-fall wildfire in central California’s Big Sur region is now fully contained, officials said. Mark Nunez, the incident commander in charge of battling the blaze, announced Friday night that […]


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Powerful winds expected at Ariz. wildfire

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) – Wind more powerful than the gusts that swept an Arizona wildfire over the weekend, killing 19 members of a Hotshot crew, were expected to whip up the flames Tuesday as crews […]



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