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Yosemite Fire 34% Contained, 50 Homes Remain Under Evacuation Orders

Fire crews are working to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.

07/30/2014

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Sacramento Car Fires Being Investigated As Arson

An arson investigation is underway in Sacramento after two cars were set on fire this morning.

07/29/2014

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Sacramento Motorhome Destroyed By Fire

Firefighters are investigating a fire that completely destroyed a motorhome this morning in Sacramento.

07/29/2014

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UPDATED: Crews Make Gains On Sand And Yosemite Fires

Some firefighters battling a Northern California wildfire that prompted evacuation orders for more than 400 homes before it was brought under control were dispatched to other fires, while evacuation orders for about half of the homes in the path of a blaze in Yosemite National Park were lifted.

07/29/2014

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Sand Fire 65 Percent Contained, Some Evacuees Allowed To Return Home

The fire began burning on July 25 and is currently 65 percent contained. It has destroyed 13 homes and 38 outbuildings and still threatens 500 more structures.

07/28/2014

CAMP PENDLETON, CA - MAY 16:  The Las Pulgas Fire lights the night on May 16, 2014 at Camp Pendleton, California. The fire is one of three large wildfires on Camp Pendleton that have scorched more than 22,000 acres. Firefighters have been battling 11 wildfires in San Diego County this week, including the fires on the Marine base.   (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Fire Season In West Expected To Get More Intense

Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.

07/23/2014

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Fire Burns Building At Used Car Lot In Modesto

A large, two-alarm fire is burning at a used car lot in South Modesto, sending up thick clouds of smoke that can be seen for miles.

07/22/2014

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Investigators Identify Burned Body Found In Shed At Vacaville Grapevine Vineyard

Sheriff’s department investigators say they have identified the body of a man found dead inside of a burned-out shed at a grapevine nursery in Vacaville earlier this month.

07/21/2014

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Crews Keep Grass Fire From Spreading To South Sacramento Homes

City fire crews responded to a grass fire that spread to a home in south Sacramento.

07/19/2014

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Fire Destroys Auto Shop In Sacramento

Several fire crews battled a blaze at a tire shop in Sacramento that burned for hours on Monday morning.

07/18/2014

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Bully Fire Threatens Dozens More Homes

A stubborn wildfire in Northern California that authorities blamed on marijuana-growing activity is threatening dozens of additional homes.

07/16/2014

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Hutto Fire Near Smartsville Fully Contained At 38 Acres

Several outbuildings were burned, but fire fighters managed to save homes from a vegetation fire burning near Smartsville in Nevada County.

07/08/2014

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