California News: On First Full Day in Office, Governor Newsom Announces Executive Actions to Strengthen California’s Emergency Preparedness, Response

After touring a high-risk fire area with his top emergency management team, Governor Newsom signed two…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | Filing: Utility could face charges in California wildfires

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— California’s attorney general has told a federal judge it’s possible the giant utility Pacific…

SAN FRANCISCO | California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records

SAN FRANCISCO  — Regulators on Friday accused one of California’s largest utilities of falsifying safety documents…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | Insurance claims at $9 billion from California fires

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Insurance claims from last month’s California wildfires already are at $9 billion and…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California’s increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California fire chief: State must adapt to new wildfire norm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California’s increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials…

SAN FRANCISCO | Flooding hits Northern California area scarred by wildfire

SAN FRANCISCO— Flash flooding hit a wildfire-scarred area of Northern California on Thursday, forcing officials to…

SAN FRANCISCO | The Latest: California resident evacuated twice in a month

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on rain in California in regions scarred by wildfires (all times…

LOS ANGELES | Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained

LOS ANGELES — A massive wildfire that killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes…

PARADISE, Calif. | Rain tamps down California fire but turns grim search soggy

PARADISE, Calif.  — The catastrophic wildfire in Northern California is nearly out after several days of…

PARADISE, Calif. | Rain helps mostly douse California fire but slows searchers

PARADISE, Calif. — A deadly wildfire is nearly contained after several days of rain in Northern…

PARADISE, Calif | Rain slows search for remains but helps ease California fire

PARADISE, Calif. — Rain helped extinguish a deadly wildfire in Northern California’s Gold Rush country, but…

PARADISE, Calif. | Rain hinders search but helps nearly put out California fire

PARADISE, Calif. — Volunteers in hard hats, respirators and yellow rain pants had been poking through…

What makes a California wildfire the worst? Deaths and size

The so-called Camp Fire in Northern California in many ways has become the worst wildfire the…

CHICO, Calif. | Northern California rain hampers life for wildfire survivors

CHICO, Calif.— Amy Sheppard packs her belongings into a plastic garbage bag as rain drips around…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | Light rain falling in N California could hurt search effort

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Light right falling Wednesday in some areas of Northern California could aid crews…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | Rains could help firefight but complicate search for remains

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  — Rain in the forecast starting Wednesday could aid crews fighting California’s deadly wildfires…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | The Latest: California wildfire missing list rises to 870

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 8 p.m. A California sheriff…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | The Latest: California wildfire death toll rises to 81

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 7 p.m. A state report says…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: PG&E line suspected in fire had issues in 2012

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 10:50 a.m. A transmission line…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Crews make progress with N. California wildfire

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 9 a.m. Fire officials say…

PARADISE, Calif | The Latest: Sheriff: Wildfire death toll rises to 79

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A Northern California…

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Ash flows possible in burned N. California town

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 10 a.m. The National Weather…

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: 1,500 buildings burned by S. California fire

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 7:45 a.m. The number of…

CHICO, Calif | The Latest: Southern California fire toll at 713 buildings

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Authorities have increased…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: California governor to join Trump on visit

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 3:25 p.m. California’s outgoing and…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Fire’s smoke delays 200 flights in San Francisco

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 12:45 p.m. San Francisco International…

CHICO, Calif | The Latest: Hundreds from fire zone line up for federal aid

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Hundreds of people…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Investors drive up stock of utility eyed in fire

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 10 a.m. Shares of Pacific…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Rain predicted for North California fire zone

CHICO, Calif.— The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 8:10 a.m. Officials say they have…