Oakland: Blaze destroys 2 homes, damages 5 others overnight

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A four-alarm blaze destroyed two homes under construction and damaged five other houses in the Oakland hills…

Ash falls like snow as celebrities flee California community

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Ash fell like snow and heavy smoke had residents gasping for air Monday as a huge Southern California wildfire exploded in size again…

Sunnyvale: Woman found dead in water was Google employee

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A woman whose body was found in the water along the San Francisco Bay Trail in Sunnyvale Thursday…

3 died after plane crashes into Florida lake

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Authorities say three men died onboard a small plane that crashed into a lake in central Florida…

Flames engulf San Diego area in newest wildfires

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The fire broke out Thursday amid dry, hot, windy conditions across the region that would be extreme…

Insurance claims for Northern California wildfires reach $9B

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The wildfires that ravaged Northern California wine country two months ago have generated $9 billion…

SF: Man dies from carbon monoxide poisoning at home

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An elderly man died and several other people were affected by apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a residential building…

10 killed in fire in north China port city

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Ten people died and five were injured in a fire early Friday in a northern Chinese port city where scores were killed…

SF: One-alarm house fire killed one person

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Firefighters have contained a one-alarm house fire Sunday morning that killed one person…