California Sets Record For Land Torched By Wildfires; 224 People Escape By Air In Creek FireCalifornia's atrocious year for wildfires just became the worst in state history as far as the amount of land scorched - and it's only September.
Pilot Killed Fighting Wildfire Leaves Grieving FamilyThe helicopter pilot who died fighting one of hundreds of wildfires raging across California was making water drops over hilly, rugged terrain when his aircraft suddenly plunged to the ground, leaving behind a grieving family as authorities begin a painstaking effort to try to determine what caused the tragedy.
Helicopter Pilot Killed In Crash While Fighting Fire In Fresno CountyA helicopter pilot died in a crash while fighting a wildfire in Fresno County Wednesday. 
Fresno County To Seek Court Order Against Reopened SchoolStudents at a private school in California attended their second day of in-person classes Friday despite state and county orders to close the campus.
Good Samaritan Manjeet Singh Dies While Trying To Save 3 Children From Central California RiverA 29-year-old man is dead after jumping into a California river to rescue three children who were swept away in the water.
Nevada Search And Rescue Member Dies In California FallA member of a Nevada search and rescue team fell to his death while climbing a mountain in California's Sierra Nevada, authorities said Tuesday.
California Withholds Virus Money From 2 Defiant CitiesGov. Gavin Newsom is using new powers to withhold money from two cities in California’s Central Valley that are defying his health orders by allowing all businesses to open during the pandemic.
Central California Deputy Grazed By Gunshot In Struggle With SuspectA Fresno County sheriff's deputy was wounded in the leg when his gun discharged during a struggle with a suspect, authorities said.
Parole Denied For Man Who Buried California Victim AliveGov. Gavin Newsom has blocked parole for the killer of a developmentally disabled California man who was buried alive, it was announced Friday.
2 Women Die While Climbing Icy Central California mountainAuthorities say two women were killed while climbing an icy canyon on California's Red Slate Mountain.
Father, 5-Year-Old Daughter Drown In California RiverAuthorities say a man and his 5-year-old daughter have drowned in a central California river.