Firefighters are finally starting to tame an enormous wildfire burning in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles.
Firefighter Charlie Morton, 39, squad boss on the Big Bear Interagency Hotshot Crew, died during interagency fire suppression activities on the El Dorado Fire.
A wildfire scorching its way through brush and timber from the mountains to the desert northeast of Los Angeles threatened more than 1,000 homes on Tuesday.
The destruction wrought by the Bobcat Fire in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles approached 156 square miles.
A firefighter died battling a wildfire in California that officials said was sparked by a device used to reveal a baby's gender.
A 72-year-old man found dead in a vehicle and two other people discovered on a roadway were among the latest victims of the deadliest wildfire in California this year.
Fire photographer Rick McClure offers some photos of City of Los Angeles (CA) Fire Department (LAFD) units battling a brush fire in the Porter Ranch neighborhood.
This year's wildfires have taxed the human, mechanical, and financial resources of the nation’s wildland firefighting forces to an extraordinary degree.
Acrid air seeped into homes and businesses, sneaked into cars through air conditioning vents and caused the closure of iconic locations such as Powell’s Books and the Oregon Zoo in Portland.
Five firefighters suffered burns in the fire’s initial stages Sunday as their vehicle was caught in the flames.