Arson investigators in West Sacramento are looking for clues in an apparent burglary overnight.
Alexander Piggee’s failed suicide attempt didn’t physically harm anyone, but it did cause $55 million worth of damage, and forced 44 stores to close temporarily.
The fire that tore through an East Sacramento business early Monday morning may have been the work of an arsonist.
People who were forced to flee from the path of the Applegate Fire are headed home today, while others wait to see if their homes were spared.
Firefighters are gaining ground on a wildfire that raced through a far Northern California town, damaging or destroying 100 homes and a church.
Cooler weather has slowed the spread of a wildfire that forced the helicopter evacuation of dozens of people from the famous Half Dome rock in Yosemite National Park.
Officials say a wildfire in the back country of Yosemite National Park that forced the helicopter evacuation of 85 park visitors grew substantially overnight.
Four fires were intentionally set in the Roseville area in the last two months, all tied to the same firebug, say investigators.
A new wildfire on the edge of Yosemite National Park has forced the evacuation of about 700 homes.
Crews battling a wildfire in a far Northern California forest that has led to the evacuation of 250 homes are bracing for warmer, dryer weather.
A family of five was sent scrambling from their South Sacramento home this morning because of a fire.
Evacuations have been ordered for the area west of 12th and North B streets in Sacramento as a precaution, following a propane tank explosion and fire at a nearby recycling facility.