Tag Archives: Malibu

Video: Fire 4 Rescue at Woolsey Fire

“This is rapidly becoming very ugly,”     LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Fire Department has released video of one of its helicopter crews rescuing people from a mountain peak as a huge wildfire bore down last week. ...

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SoCal Wildfire Structure Loss at 1,500

Full containment is expected by Thanksgiving     MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — The tally of structures destroyed by the huge wildfire that swept through Southern California communities increased to 1,500 on Monday, fire officials said. With 95 percent of the ...

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77 Dead in California Wildfires

Searchers step up efforts to find victims     By SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Volunteers in white coveralls, hard hats and masks poked through ash and debris Sunday, searching for the remains of victims of the ...

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President Trump Visits California Wildfire Sites

“We’ve never seen anything like this in California,”     By JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday acknowledged Californians suffering from twin tragedies, walking through the ashes of a mobile home and RV ...

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Returning Winds Worry Southern California Firefighters

Woolsey fire is about 30 percent contained     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — With Santa Ana winds returning and hundreds of homes in ashes, firefighters were struggling to corral a devastating Southern ...

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29 Dead in California Wildfires

Over 200 unaccounted for as crews search for the missing     By GILLIAN FLACCUS and DON THOMPSON, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — As wildfires continued to rage at both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: six ...

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Photos: California Wildfire, Thousand Oaks

Photos from the Thousand Oaks area An air tanker drops flame retardant to protect homes as fires burn Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, as seen from a helicopter over the Calabasas section of Los Angeles. Flames driven by powerful winds torched ...

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Wildfire Strikes City Reeling from Mass Shooting

Thousand Oaks now under a different siege     By JONATHAN J. COOPER and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A city reeling from the tragedy of a mass shooting was under a siege of a different ...

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Wildfire Torches Famed Movie Site

Paramount Ranch destroyed as celebrities flee     By JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr., AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fast-moving wildfire in Southern California has scorched a historic movie site recently used by the HBO series “Westworld” and forced ...

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