In this May 16, 2014 photo, a paddle boarder watches as two firefighting helicopters take on water from the Pacific Ocean off of San Clemente, Calif. The water-dropping helicopters were part of a larger effort combating three wildfires at the nearby Camp Pendleton Marine base. The fires prompted about 8,400 military personnel and their families to be sent home from various parts of the sprawling coastal base between Los Angeles and San Diego. (AP Photo/Bailey Bianco)

California gearing up for worst wildfire season

SAN DIEGO (AP) — All evacuation orders were lifted Sunday as firefighters gained the upper hand on the remaining four of nearly a dozen blazes that tore through Southern California last week — while the […]


A structure burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

More than 40 homes destroyed in San Diego fires; most in San Marcos, Carlsbad

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials say at least 47 homes were destroyed during last week’s outbreak of nearly a dozen wildfires in San Diego County. California fire officials say at least 39 homes in the suburb of […]


A wildfire climbs a canyon toward homes Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif. More wildfires broke out Wednesday in San Diego County — threatening homes in Carlsbad and forcing the evacuations of military housing and an elementary school at Camp Pendleton — as Southern California is in the grip of a heat wave. (AP Photo)

30 homes burn in San Diego County (PHOTOS)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fast-moving wildfire ignited hillsides and destroyed more than two dozen homes Wednesday in the coastal city of Carlsbad as weary firefighters scrambled to control multiple blazes in Southern California on […]


Experience LA with Maggie McKay!

Experience LA with Maggie McKay: Wildflowers

Spring has sprung and it’s time to take advantage of nature events that only come around once a year. The wildflowers are one of those phenomenal things to experience.



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