Study: Humans Cause Most US Wildfires; Climate Change Extending Fire SeasonPeople have triggered five out of six wildfires in the U.S. over the last two decades, tripling the length of the wildfire season and making it start earlier in the East and last longer in the West, a new study finds.
Wildfire In Southern California Drives People From 10,000 HomesThe Los Angeles County Fire Department says about 10,000 homes have been evacuated as crews protect mountain and canyon communities from a ferocious wildfire that's destroyed 18 houses.
Violent Inmates Being Considered For Wildfire Crews In CaliforniaCalifornia officials are considering allowing inmates with violent backgrounds to work outside prison walls fighting wildfires, and the idea is generating concerns about public safety.
Dogs Displaced By Wildfires Shipped To Other States As Shelters CrowdThe Idaho Humane Society says it has welcomed nearly 80 dogs from California shelters displaced by wildfires.
CBS13 Road Tour: 49 Fire AnniversaryThis month's firestorms in northern California have ignited horrific memories for one foothills community. They remember the 49 Fire in Auburn very well. It tore a path of destruction, leveling more than 60 homes.
23,000 California Residents Displaced By Butte, Valley Fires State officials say 23,000 people have been displaced by two explosive wildfires decimating whole communities in Northern California.
California City Approves First Ban On Drone Flights In State's HistoryThe Poway City Council wants to help firefighters by keeping the drones away from wildfires, which can make it unsafe for helicopters and air tankers to fly.
Orangevale Woman, 62, Goes Missing During Hike In Fresno CountyAuthorities say the search is on for an Orangevale woman missing in Fresno County.
New Study Paints Bleak Picture For California If Drought LastsThe carcasses of salmon, trout and more than a dozen other newly extinct native species lie in dry streambeds around California.
Cat Thought Lost Survives Northern California WildfireA family coming home to their burned property got at least one bit of good news: their cat somehow survived the flames.
Authorities Lift All Rocky Fire Evacuation OrdersAll evacuations were lifted Saturday after cooler weather helped firefighters gain more ground against a Northern California wildfire that has forced hundreds of people from their homes.
Obama: Wildfires Worsened By Climate ChangePresident Barack Obama says wildfires in the western U.S. are getting worse in large part due to climate change.