Articles tagged with: California

28 August 2015

California governor releases emergency recovery funds for fire damages

Posted in Regional

Calif. -- California Governor Jerry Brown releases emergency recovery funding in wake of fires in Trinity and Lake counties. Brown's executive order is meant to help residents and businesses acquire ...

11 August 2015

California wildfires could merge

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- (KCRA)  California's Jerusalem wildfire has grown to 6,000 acres and remains at zero containtment, Cal Fire said Monday afternoon.The fire is burning in Lake County, several miles south ...

05 August 2015

Wildfire destroys firefighter's home

Posted in Regional

Calif. -- (KNVN) Driving around the area of Trinity Pines, California, firefighter Jeff Brusatori sees destruction, devastation, and the debris of his own home. On Friday at around 4 p.m. he drove ...

05 August 2015

I-Hop customer berated for speaking Spanish

Posted in U.S. & World News

Los Angeles, Calif. --- Happiness turns to tears after a mother who took her son to dinner to celebrate his upcoming birthday was publicly berated for speaking Spanish and it's caught on camera.A Hi ...

04 August 2015

"Rocky Fire" continues to grow

Posted in Regional

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News)  California's "Rocky" fire has now burned nearly 100 square miles, an area twice the size of San Francisco.Late Monday flames leaped over a major highway which ...

04 August 2015

Man pulled from car moments for train crash

Posted in U.S. & World News

San Mateo County, Calif. --- A California man is lucky to be alive after he was pulled from his car moments before it was hit by a train.The deputy drags the man away from his car, just seconds befo ...

01 August 2015

Forest Service firefighter dies in northern California

Posted in Local

Adin, Calif. -- Fire officials have confirmed that David Ruhl from South Dakota died Thursday while responding to the Frog Fire located northwest of Adin, California. Officials say search and rescue ...

30 July 2015

One man dead after officer involved shooting in Siskiyou County

Posted in Local

Updated (8/1) (Press Release) The armed suspect implicated in a California Highway Patrol (CHP) pursuit and officer-involved shooting on Interstate 5 in vicinity of Mott Road during the early morn ...

23 July 2015

California Wragg Fire spreads to 6,900 acres

Posted in Regional

(Updated 7/24) Fire officials in California say the Wragg Fire has grown to 6,900 acres and is 20 percent contained. Officials say one outbuilding and tent trailer has been destroyed by the fire an ...

20 July 2015

Arrest made in California slayings

Posted in Regional

Modesto, Calif. --- (KCRA) A baby and two young girls were among the five victims in a mass killing in Modesto, California linked to suspect Martin Martinez, who was arrested Sunday in San Jose on m ...