Police: Man Attacked Family, Set Home On Fire Because He Didn't Like CigaretteFresno Police spokesman Lt. Joe Gomez says Garcia attacked his sister and brother-in-law with a crowbar and a hammer and then chased them with a knife. The couple got away and ran to a neighbor's home for help,
Fire Causing Smoky Air In Sacramento And Bay Area 90 Percent ContainedA fire that has been burning for more than a week about 100 miles north of San Francisco has destroyed nine homes and charred more than 39 square miles, one of 19 major fires burning in California.
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UPDATE: Washington Fire Burns More Than 25 Square Miles Near Lake Tahoe; No containmentWildfires are tearing through some drought-stricken areas of California. They include a massive blaze in a remote area and some smaller but dangerous fires. Here's a look at the latest hotspots and what crews are doing to control them.
Fire Burns Near Train Tracks In West SacramentoFirefighters quickly doused a fire in West Sacramento that sent thick black smoke into the air during the morning commute.
U.S. Probes Jeep Cherokee Fire, Nissan Rogue Air Bag TroubleU.S. auto safety regulators are investigating engine compartment smoke or fire complaints in two Jeep Cherokees, and air bags that didn't inflate properly in two Nissan Rogues.
King Fire Prompts Dense Smoke Advisory For SierraThe National Weather Service has issued a Dense Smoke Advisory for an area stretching from north of Reno to south of Gardnerville and throughout Lake Tahoe.
Wildfire Sends Smoke Into Famed Yosemite ValleyFire officials called in additional crews to help battle a blaze in Yosemite National Park that forced hikers to be evacuated and sent smoke into the park's famed valley for the first time Tuesday, officials said.
Fire Burns Building At Used Car Lot In ModestoA 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.
Spurs-Timberwolves In Mexico Postponed Due To Smoke
Some Labor Day Vacationers Undeterred By Smoke From WildfiresThe wildfires burning in California are sending lots of smoke into the local air, causing breathing problems for some residents.
Events Canceled As CA Wildfires Send Smoke To NVDense smoke from major California wildfires continues to pour into the Reno area, causing event cancellations to mount and local health officials to expand pollution warnings into Tuesday.

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