Police Haven't Reached Gunman With 3 Hostages At Veterans Home A gunman slipped into an employee going-away party at the largest veterans home in the United States and took three people hostage Friday in a standoff that has kept the sprawling California grounds locked down for hours, authorities and family members said.
Koi Rescued From Ponds During October Fires Brought Back Home An unusual rescue of dozens of koi fish during October’s wildfires led to a joyful reunion in time for the holidays.
New Book Highlights Winery DogsThe October wildfires devastated many wine country spots. But many people don't know that the wineries are back open for business.
PG&E Says Someone Else's Wires May Have Started Deadly BlazeCalifornia's largest utility says the deadliest of last month's wildfires may have been started by electrical equipment not owned or installed by PG&E.
Elderly Couples In Wildfires' Path Died In Each Other's ArmsSome had just celebrated marriages of half a century or longer. They spent their time volunteering and playing with grandchildren. A few had lived through both world wars.
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.
Firefighting Truck Driver Killed In Crash In Napa CountyCalifornia officials say a firefighting truck driver has died after the water transport truck he was driving rolled over near one of the wildfires that has devastated areas in and near Northern California's wine country.
Oakland Raiders Donate $1M Toward Recovery Effort, Changes Dateline To Santa Rosa.The Oakland Raiders say they will donate $1 million toward the relief and recovery effort in California wine country.