Death Toll From Wine Napa And Sonoma Counties Stands At 22; 88 Still MissingCalm winds and better fire behavior allowed firefighters to make good progress on the fires burning in Napa and Sonoma counties on Monday.
Fires Bring Joy And Sense Of Loss As Some Homes SparedOn Monday as calm winds gave an advantage to firefighters trying to tame the flames, Tom and Catherine Andrews balanced their good fortune against the losses suffered by many friends.
Raiders Hold Pregame Ceremony For Fire VictimsThe Oakland Raiders held a moment of silence and kept the torch that honors late owner Al Davis unlit as part of a pregame ceremony for those affected by the wine country wildfires.
Wildfires Now Up To 100 Miles Wide As Death Toll Reaches 40While wildfires are still burning powerfully in parts of Northern California, some of the tens of thousands of evacuees are getting antsy to return to homes that aren't under immediate threat.
Coffey Park Is Ground Zero For California Fire DevastationThe warnings about impending doom came suddenly and in different ways. Frantic pounding on doors. Blaring fire alarms. Commotion outside windows.
An Army Of Firefighters Brave Deadly, Epic FirestormOn foot, in trucks and by air, more than 10,000 firefighters attack the deadly, fast-moving wildfires in California, working for days without rest to protect lives and property.
Air Quality Alert Issued Due To California FiresSmoke from wildfires in the southern Sierra has prompted an air quality alert that remains in effect until Tuesday, September 5 at 11 a.m. Tuolumne, Mariposa and San Joaquin Valley air pollution control districts issued the alert Monday.
Call Kurtis Investigates: Fidget Spinners Sparking FiresA girl from Fair Oaks says smoke started coming from her fidget spinner and there are similar reports across the country.
Small Fires Near Rancho Cordova Homes Being Investigated As ArsonSeveral small fires in Rancho Cordova along the freeway this morning have been ruled as arson.
White House Asking Congress To Protect Funds Set Aside For Wildfire PreventionWhite House spokesman Josh Earnest says the Obama administration is asking Congress to change the way the federal government spends money to fight wildfires.
Unsettled Weather This Week Could Help And Hinder Firefighting EffortsThe Sacramento region will have cooler, unsettled weather for the next few days, which is a good news/bad news situation.
Vast, Stubborn Fire Burning East Of Fresno Grows OvernightA vast and stubborn wildfire that has proven California's biggest this year was expected to spew smoke through the long Labor Day weekend, leaving some campgrounds empty and prompting health warnings.