Pres. Trump, Gov. Newsom In War Of Words Over California WildfiresAs firefighters work on getting the wildfires burning across the state under control, President Donald Trump is taking aim at Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Mother Nature Gives Kincade Firefighters A Reprieve; Strong Wind Storm Loses IntensityA high wind advisory was cancelled for the North Bay hills early Wednesday, a hopeful sign that the nearly 5,000 firefighters battling the Kincade Fire can gain an even stronger foothold on the blaze that has grown to 76,825 acres and destroyed 94 homes.
Why Did It Take PG&E 10 Hours To Inspect Transmission Line That Failed Near Origin Of Kincade Fire?PG&E said they did immediately dispatch an employee to the scene, but the employee could not access the tower due to the active fire scene.
Fast-Moving Grass Fire Forces Evacuations Near Geyserville In Sonoma CountyA fast-moving grass fire is burning in Sonoma County and has forced evacuations in the area, Sonoma County officials said Wednesday evening.
California Adopts 22 New Laws Addressing Wildfire DangerCalifornia is adopting nearly two dozen new laws aimed at preventing and fighting the devastating wildfires.
Insurance Plan Fights Overhaul Aimed At Wildfire VictimsAs California homeowners in wildfire-prone areas struggle to find insurance, a lawsuit filed Friday will test the state's authority to help them.
At Least 1,300 Flu Deaths In The U.S. So Far This Season, CDC EstimatesAt least 1,300 people have died from the flu so far this season, according to a preliminary estimate released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Storms Nudge Most Of California Out Of Dry CategoryRecent heavy storms in California have wiped out much of the state's abnormally dry conditions.
The FDA Is Investigating 3 Separate E. Coli OutbreaksJust days after health officials urged Americans to throw out their salad kits over E. coli concerns, the FDA announced it's investigating three separate E. coli outbreaks linked to salad products.
The Annual Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks Friday And SaturdayThe Geminid meteor shower is one of the most active and dependable displays of the year, according to the American Meteor Society.