Expected windy weather could hamper fighting Southern California fire

Increasing weekend winds are expected to complicate battling a wildfire that has consumed 250,000 acres in Southern California, fire officials said...

Two men to stand trial in Oakland's fatal Ghost Shop warehouse fire

Two California men will go to trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of 36 partygoers in the worst building fire in the U.S. in more...

Fallen Hero: Firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, Dies Battling Thomas Fire in California

Firefighter Cory Iverson, 32 died Thursday while fighting the deadly Thomas fire, which is raging across Santa Barbara and Ventura counties in...

California's Thomas wildfire enters its second week – in pictures

Thomas fire, the largest of the blazes burning in southern California, has engulfed more than 900 buildings, including at least 700 homes, since it...

For a prominent California consumer group and savvy political consultants, documents reveal a close financial relationship

If there’s a clear mantra for Consumer Watchdog, one of California’s most visible and vocal advocacy groups, it’s that hidden financial relationships...