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Philboxing
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Trotter Wins in Calgary, Arsonist Hunt & Morewas parked near the Benavidez Boxing Gym in Signal Hill California on April 26
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Trotter Wins in Calgary, Arsonist Hunt & More
Philboxing / Posted 6 hours ago
was parked near the Benavidez Boxing Gym in Signal Hill California on April 26 after midnight is being conducted by the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The incident was kept quiet to protect the Benavidez family from potential physical... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Several Agencies Search For Missing Claremont Womanbrown hair and hazel eyes, police said. Claremont police officers, Los Angeles
Several Agencies Search For Missing Claremont Woman
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 11 hours ago
brown hair and hazel eyes, police said. Claremont police officers, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies and a Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter are conducting the search. “The family has been extremely cooperative,"... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
San Gabriel Complex Fires each 96 percent containedacres, is also 96 percent contained, Angeles National Forest officials said. A
San Gabriel Complex Fires each 96 percent contained
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
acres, is also 96 percent contained, Angeles National Forest officials said. As of this morning, 308 firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the U.S. Forest Service were working to put out the stubborn blaze. With the fire... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreckthem. I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreck
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
them. I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's heartbreaking. Captain Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department At about 3.30am Tuesday morning, Aaron Hon Wing Ng, 34, and Wei Xiong Li, 45, were... Read more
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WA Today
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreckthe van." I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - i
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreck
WA Today / Posted yesterday
the van." I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's heartbreaking.Captain Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department Ng and Li refused to accept their families' fate. They ran toward the minivan anyway.... Read more
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The Age
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreckthem. I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreck
The Age / Posted yesterday
them. I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's heartbreaking. Captain Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department At about 3.30am Tuesday morning, Aaron Hon Wing Ng, 34, and Wei Xiong Li, 45, were... Read more
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Canberra Times
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreckthe van." I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - i
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in California car wreck
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the van." I can't even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside - it's heartbreaking.Captain Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department Ng and Li refused to accept their families' fate. They ran toward the minivan anyway.... Read more
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The Signal
Sheriff's vehicle, ambulance involved in Santa Clarita crashsaid a deputy was transported by ambulance to a hospital with what appeared to
Sheriff's vehicle, ambulance involved in Santa Clarita crash
The Signal / Posted yesterday
said a deputy was transported by ambulance to a hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries. A spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said a patient who was being transported to the hospital at the time of the crash and an... Read more
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The Mercury News
Two Bay Area fathers watch helplessly as families die in fiery Southern California car wrecktheir four children, whose names have not been released -- had died. "I can't
Two Bay Area fathers watch helplessly as families die in fiery Southern California car wreck
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
their four children, whose names have not been released -- had died. "I can't even describe it," Capt. Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department told the Los Angeles Times. "You pull up and see the victims inside -- it's... Read more
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The Signal
UPDATE: Castaic woman killed, Saugus man injured in early morning head-on crashtwo vehicles collided head on,” he said. The Nissan driver suffered fatal inju
UPDATE: Castaic woman killed, Saugus man injured in early morning head-on crash
The Signal / Posted yesterday
two vehicles collided head on,” he said. The Nissan driver suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics, Preissman said. Bernardi suffered injuries that were believed to be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in Calif. car wrecktheir four children, whose names have not been released - had died. ‘‘I can’t
Two fathers watch helplessly as their families burn to death in Calif. car wreck
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
their four children, whose names have not been released - had died. ‘‘I can’t even describe it,’’ Capt. Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department told the Los Angeles Times. ‘‘You pull up and see the victims inside - it’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
2 moms, 4 children killed when big rig rear-ends minivan on Calif. freewaycan’t even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside — it’s heartbrea
2 moms, 4 children killed when big rig rear-ends minivan on Calif. freeway
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
can’t even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside — it’s heartbreaking,” said Capt. Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The van was stopped after a prior, minor collision with a sedan, Posada said. An... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2 moms, 4 children killed when big rig rear-ends minivan on Calif. freewaycan’t even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside — it’s heartbrea
2 moms, 4 children killed when big rig rear-ends minivan on Calif. freeway
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
can’t even describe it. You pull up and see the victims inside — it’s heartbreaking,” said Capt. Keith Mora of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The van was stopped after a prior, minor collision with a sedan, Posada said. An... Read more
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Salon.com
2 mothers, their 4 kids killed in fiery wrecksays his partner tried to get into the vehicle but was driven back by flames, a
2 mothers, their 4 kids killed in fiery wreck
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
says his partner tried to get into the vehicle but was driven back by flames, and they were unable to get anyone out. The Los Angeles County Fire Department says a fiery highway crash has killed six people and injured two others. The wreck was... Read more
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The Mercury News
I-5 fatal crash: 2 mothers, 4 children killed when minivan is hit on GrapevineCalif. (AP) -- A fiery crash on the Grapevine area of Interstate 5 has killed s
I-5 fatal crash: 2 mothers, 4 children killed when minivan is hit on Grapevine
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Calif. (AP) -- A fiery crash on the Grapevine area of Interstate 5 has killed six people and injured two others, the Los Angeles County Fire Department says Los Angeles news station KTLA-TV reports that those killed were two mothers and four... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
5 dead following crash on southern California freewayCalif. (AP) — Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle
5 dead following crash on southern California freeway
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Calif. (AP) — Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on a highway near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Fire Department tells CBSLA.com it happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday on the 5 Freeway in Gorman. The... Read more
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The Signal
6 dead in crash on I-5 near GormanGORMAN (AP) — The Los Angeles County Fire Department says a fiery highway crash
6 dead in crash on I-5 near Gorman
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
GORMAN (AP) — The Los Angeles County Fire Department says a fiery highway crash has killed six people and injured two others. The wreck was reported at 3:31 a.m. Tuesday on the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 in Tejon Pass, about 65 miles north of... Read more
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Ventura County Star
5 dead following crash on southern California freewayCalif. (AP) - Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle
5 dead following crash on southern California freeway
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
Calif. (AP) - Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on a highway near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Fire Department tells CBSLA.com it happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday on the 5 Freeway in Gorman. The... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
2 Mothers, 4 Children Killed When Semitrailer Rear Ends Minivan on 5 Freeway in Gormanresponded shortly after 3:30 a.m. to a report of a traffic collision with occup
2 Mothers, 4 Children Killed When Semitrailer Rear Ends Minivan on 5 Freeway in Gorman
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
responded shortly after 3:30 a.m. to a report of a traffic collision with occupants trapped, said Capt. Ken Rens of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. They arrived to find six people deceased inside the minivan, which had been pushed off... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
6 die in wreck on highway north of Los AngelesGORMAN, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on a deadly wreck on a highway north of Los An
6 die in wreck on highway north of Los Angeles
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
GORMAN, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on a deadly wreck on a highway north of Los Angeles (all times local): The Los Angeles County Fire Department says a fiery highway crash has killed six people and injured two others. The wreck was reported at 3:31... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
5 dead following crash on southern California freewayCalif. (AP) - Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle
5 dead following crash on southern California freeway
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Calif. (AP) - Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on a highway near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Fire Department tells CBSLA.com it happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday on the 5 Freeway in Gorman. The... Read more
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Salon.com
5 dead following crash on southern California freewayCalif. (AP) — Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle
5 dead following crash on southern California freeway
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
Calif. (AP) — Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on a highway near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Fire Department tells CBSLA.com it happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday on the 5 Freeway in Gorman. The... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
1 Dead After Tanker Truck, Vehicle Collide in Rosemeadwas reported about 5:10 p.m. near the intersection of North San Gabriel Bouleva
1 Dead After Tanker Truck, Vehicle Collide in Rosemead
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
was reported about 5:10 p.m. near the intersection of North San Gabriel Boulevard and North Potrero Grande Drive, said Los Angeles County Fire Department Supervisor Micheal Pittman. An occupant in the smaller vehicle was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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The Signal
Santa Clarita Valley will remain hot this weekbecame dehydrated in a remote area. A man and woman hiking along trails at Tow
Santa Clarita Valley will remain hot this week
The Signal / Posted 3 days ago
became dehydrated in a remote area. A man and woman hiking along trails at Towsley Canyon west of The Old Road phoned the Los Angeles County Fire Department shortly after 12:45 p.m. Sunday to say they were dehydrated, Lt. Brenda Cambra of the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Who is the LA County Fire helicopter veteran responsible for those amazing fire videos?Michael Dubron and his three-man helicopter crew made in the first two days of
Who is the LA County Fire helicopter veteran responsible for those amazing fire videos?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Michael Dubron and his three-man helicopter crew made in the first two days of the San Gabriel Complex fire, the 25-year Los Angeles County Fire Department veteran managed to capture video from the front lines. The attention he received from the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Eighteen-Foot Great White Spotted Near Catalinathe shark’s large size, warnings and closures were not set in place because of
Eighteen-Foot Great White Spotted Near Catalina
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
the shark’s large size, warnings and closures were not set in place because of the location, according to Spencer Parker, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The feeding was not too close to any shore and was in deep... Read more
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Newsmax
3 Catalina Island Boaters Drown as Waves Slam Skiff, 4 Rescued9:30 a.m. Saturday as waves slammed into a boat with seven men in it off the Ca
3 Catalina Island Boaters Drown as Waves Slam Skiff, 4 Rescued
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
9:30 a.m. Saturday as waves slammed into a boat with seven men in it off the Catalina Island coast, off Salta Verde Point, Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesman Spencer Parker told the Times. Authorities identified the three men who died as... Read more
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The Signal
Two women hurt in separate incidents at Pyramid LakeDepartment’s Parks Bureau said. In both cases rescue helicopters were initiall
Two women hurt in separate incidents at Pyramid Lake
The Signal / Posted 4 days ago
Department’s Parks Bureau said. In both cases rescue helicopters were initially requested by responding paramedics of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, but in each case the choppers were cancelled. A woman required medical attention shortly... Read more
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The Signal
Hikers suffering dehydration airlifted from Towsley Canyonemergency response officials said. A man and a woman hiking along trails at To
Hikers suffering dehydration airlifted from Towsley Canyon
The Signal / Posted 4 days ago
emergency response officials said. A man and a woman hiking along trails at Towsley Canyon west of The Old Road phoned the Los Angeles County Fire Department shortly after 12:45 p.m. Sunday to say they dehydrated, Lt. Brenda Cambra of the Santa... Read more
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examiner.com
3 boaters killed off Catalina Island: Witness describes horrific scenepopular tourist destination and well known for its water sports and rugged back
3 boaters killed off Catalina Island: Witness describes horrific scene
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
popular tourist destination and well known for its water sports and rugged back country. The official Twitter page of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Lifeguard Division, provided a photo of the area along with the news that “LACOLifeguards... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
2 dead, 3 injured in Catalina Island boating incidentpronounced dead at the scene, detectives said. The Coast Guard took one person
2 dead, 3 injured in Catalina Island boating incident
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
pronounced dead at the scene, detectives said. The Coast Guard took one person to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics took the other three people to hospitals, Kneen said. Two of the survivors... Read more
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Orange County Register
Buena Park man among those dead after boat capsizedGuard of a vessel in distress. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Emergency Services
Buena Park man among those dead after boat capsized
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Guard of a vessel in distress. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Emergency Services Detail, Air 5, United States Coast Guard and Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel responded to the location, said Deputy Ryan Rouzan in a statement from the Los... Read more
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Ventura County Star
High surf to continue in area; 3 boaters die off Catalinawere in critical condition at hospitals, but the fourth person's condition was
High surf to continue in area; 3 boaters die off Catalina
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
were in critical condition at hospitals, but the fourth person's condition was not immediately known, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Officials with the Ventura and Channel Islands harbor patrols said no local incidents of... Read more
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The Signal
Minor injuries sustained after vehicle goes off 5 freewaytreatment. The Sonata hit the door of a parked vehicle in the dirt turnout sou
Minor injuries sustained after vehicle goes off 5 freeway
The Signal / Posted 5 days ago
treatment. The Sonata hit the door of a parked vehicle in the dirt turnout south of Templin Highway before going down the enbankment about 100 feet, said CHP Sgt. Bill Ward. Newhall CHP and Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Three dead after boat capsizes at Catalina Islandseventh person on the beach, she said. The Coast Guard transported one person
Three dead after boat capsizes at Catalina Island
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
seventh person on the beach, she said. The Coast Guard transported one person to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics took the other three people to area hospitals, Kneen said. The four survivors... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
3 Dead, 4 Hospitalized After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Islandcapsized about 9:30 a.m. with seven people aboard after being hit by big waves,
3 Dead, 4 Hospitalized After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Island
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
capsized about 9:30 a.m. with seven people aboard after being hit by big waves, said Spencer Parker, a spokesman with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Three people were dead when rescue crews arrived and four survivors were rescued and... Read more
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The Signal
One injured in Newhall traffic collision with pedestrianA traffic collision in Newhall Wednesday night ended with one person hurt and t
One injured in Newhall traffic collision with pedestrian
The Signal / Posted 7 days ago
A traffic collision in Newhall Wednesday night ended with one person hurt and taken to the hospital, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The incident happened shortly after 10:35 p.m. Wednesday on Valle del Oro between... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Will the San Gabriel Complex fire force cancellation of 626 Golden Streets?City Councilman Michael Cacciotti, co-organizer, said they will meet with the S
Will the San Gabriel Complex fire force cancellation of 626 Golden Streets?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
City Councilman Michael Cacciotti, co-organizer, said they will meet with the South Coast Air Quality Management District, Los Angeles County Fire Department and various cities’ officials in the next two days and announce a decision Friday... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Firework Safety Tips Ahead of Fourth of JulyIf [fireworks] go off, they can hit a power line, or hit a bush and catch on fi
Firework Safety Tips Ahead of Fourth of July
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
If [fireworks] go off, they can hit a power line, or hit a bush and catch on fire," Vanessa Lozano, spokesperson for the Los Angeles County Fire Department, said. Fire officials were giving county residents tips on how to stay safe during the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
San Gabriel Complex fires still a threat, but hundreds in Duarte allowed to return to their homesthe area, Highway 39 and the San Gabriel Wilderness in the National Monument ar
San Gabriel Complex fires still a threat, but hundreds in Duarte allowed to return to their homes
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
the area, Highway 39 and the San Gabriel Wilderness in the National Monument area. David Richardson, chief deputy with the Los Angeles County Fire Department, said significant threats still exist. “As you can see, day three, we still have a great... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
How scientists are helping fight wildfires by learning to predict where a fire will movefirst. “There is a lot of different things they have to take into consideratio
How scientists are helping fight wildfires by learning to predict where a fire will move
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
first. “There is a lot of different things they have to take into consideration,” said Joey Marron, an inspector with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “They look at the winds, the heat, the humidity, they look at all of that, and then they... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Firefighters Battle Overnight Wildfire Flare-Upscould threaten more homes. The fire was 10 percent contained Tuesday night. "
Firefighters Battle Overnight Wildfire Flare-Ups
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
could threaten more homes. The fire was 10 percent contained Tuesday night. "This is a big start in the right direction," Los Angeles County Fire Department Capt. Mike McCormick said, adding that about 1,040 fire personnel remain on the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Twin fires in San Gabriel Mountains force evacuations amid brutal conditionsurged residents of Monrovia and Bradbury to keep an eye on the news and to prep
Twin fires in San Gabriel Mountains force evacuations amid brutal conditions
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
urged residents of Monrovia and Bradbury to keep an eye on the news and to prepare to flee. John Tripp, deputy chief of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, advised residents to evacuate early if the flames got close, warning of clogged roadways... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
How firefighters decide when and where to battle a massive wildfirefirst. “There is a lot of different things they have to take into consideratio
How firefighters decide when and where to battle a massive wildfire
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
first. “There is a lot of different things they have to take into consideration,” said Joey Marron, an inspector with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “They look at the winds, the heat, the humidity, they look at all of that, and then they... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Southern California heat wave signals long, hot summerto avoid engaging in strenuous outdoor activities, which can result in heat-rel
Southern California heat wave signals long, hot summer
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
to avoid engaging in strenuous outdoor activities, which can result in heat-related deaths. However, authorities with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the Los Angeles County Coroner said as of Tuesday afternoon, there had been no... Read more
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NBC San Diego
2 Wildfires Near Los Angeles Force Hundreds to Fleein Azusa and Duarte have scorched more than 8 square miles with no containment
2 Wildfires Near Los Angeles Force Hundreds to Flee
NBC San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
in Azusa and Duarte have scorched more than 8 square miles with no containment of the spreading flames, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Hundreds of firefighters, deputies, police agencies and volunteers were battling the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire linesminutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the m
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire lines
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
minutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the mountains, though it could easily move back, Los Angeles County Fire Department Deputy Chief John B. Tripp said. "If we get down-canyon winds, it could shift and homes... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire linesminutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the m
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire lines
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
minutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the mountains, though it could easily move back, Los Angeles County Fire Department Deputy Chief John B. Tripp said. "If we get down-canyon winds, it could shift and homes... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire linesminutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the m
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire lines
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
minutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the mountains, though it could easily move back, Los Angeles County Fire Department Deputy Chief John B. Tripp said. "If we get down-canyon winds, it could shift and homes... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire linesminutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the m
Slight easing of heat wave on California fire lines
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
minutes later. It was "very fortunate" that the fire then shifted toward the mountains, though it could easily move back, Los Angeles County Fire Department Deputy Chief John B. Tripp said. "If we get down-canyon winds, it could shift and homes... Read more
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