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Damaged in California fire, Reagan library seeks donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’

Damaged in California fire, Reagan library seeks donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’

Recent wildfires in California took their toll on residential and recreational areas over many weeks. One particular fire - which ultimately burned 1,806 acres in Ventura County - also damaged a site of significance for conservatives and Republicans. Read full article: Damaged in California fire, Reagan libra...→

Damaged in California fire, Reagan library seeks donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’

Damaged in California fire, Reagan library seeks donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’

Recent wildfires in California took their toll on residential and recreational areas over many weeks. One particular fire - which ultimately burned 1,806 acres in Ventura County - also damaged a site of significance for conservatives and Republicans. Read full article: Damaged in California fire, Reagan libra...→

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

The family of a deceased crew member who perished on a diving boat that caught fire on Labor Day off the coast of southern California, killing 34 people, is suing the owners of the boat claiming they knew the vessel was unsafe and lacked adequate smoke detectors and fire equipment on board.  Read full article: Conception fire: Family of dead crew mem...→

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to hire more state firefighters and make homes safer from devastating wildfires in the budget he will send to state lawmakers on Friday. The 555 additional full-time firefighters would be hired over five years, his office told The Associated Press, augmenting the 4,800 current permanent firefighters by about 12%. The state also hires about 2,400… Read full article: California Budget Seeks More Firefighter...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

A California woman was set ablaze by an exploding vape pen in her backpack, officials said. The unidentified woman was carrying the vape Tuesday evening at a Rite Aid in Yucaipa when the device exp… Read full article: California woman set on fire by explodin...→

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

MANHATTAN — People around the world are preparing to ring in a new year, many with a charitable gift to someone less fortunate.... A charitable donation in person or online will benefit both the charity and you, the taxpayer. Read full article: Soho thrift shops seeks end of year dona...→

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Read full article: New California Laws In 2020 Will Help An...→

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

The father of five children managed to save his wife, 11-year-old daughter and infant, before returning to the burning building to try save his remaining children. Read full article: Father dies trying to save his 3 childre...→

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

A total of 250 people were staying at the Drake Hotel, which had hotel rooms, apartments and an overflow shelter for people transitioning out of homelessness. Read full article: Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displ...→

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

Two girls and their father have died and a boy was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: 3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern Californ...→

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. — A fire house in Nassau County caught fire Wednesday morning, with firetrucks destroyed, police said.... The Nassau County Police Department said they got the call at 6:10 a.m.; nobody was in the North Massapequa fire house, police said. Read full article: Long Island fire department damaged in f...→

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

This comes five weeks after the Tunnel2Towers foundation announced the initiative and provided the first $100,000.  Read full article: Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s...→

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

A California man has pleaded guilty to setting fire to the same D.C. pizza place targeted by a man investigating a conspiracy theory that falsely connected 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clint… Read full article: California man pleads guilty to fire at ...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Buzzing chainsaws are interrupted by the frequent crash of breaking branches as crews fell towering trees and clear tangled brush in the densely forested Santa Cruz Mountains south of San Francisco… Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter dies on Thomas Fire

Cory Iverson with wife, Ashley Iverson, and daughter Evie. Family photo... Cory Iverson, a CalFire engineer from Escondido in San Diego County, was killed while fighting the huge Thomas Fire near Fillmore on Thursday. Iverson, who was 32, leaves behind his wife, Ashley Iverson, and 2-year-old daughter Evie. Ashley Read full article: Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter...→

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

The flames broke out around 5 a.m. at a bus depot on Evergreen Place and quickly spread from bus to bus. Read full article: At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Earl...→

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

Advocates and officials acknowledge it won't take all 151,000 people off the streets, but it will help ease the emergency. Read full article: California governor seeks $1.4 billion t...→

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

A Southern California man whose two children died in a fire that investigators said likely erupted when he passed out drunk and dropped a cigarette was sentenced Wednesday to nearly 13 years in pri… Read full article: California man sentenced to over 12 year...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

People who lost family members, homes and businesses in California wildfires had a Tuesday deadline to seek compensation. Read full article: California Fire Victims Face Deadline On...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Among them: WILDFIRES — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses, and health care. Among them: Wildfires — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involv Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

Two young girls and their father were killed overnight Friday when their California apartment caught fire and he rushed back in to try and rescue them. Read full article: California apartment fire kills 2 young ...→

5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displaced after major fire in Anne Arundel Co. | WTOP

A major fire in the early morning hours of Friday left 10 people displaced from their homes and five townhouses unfit for occupation in Severn, Maryland. Read full article: 5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displace...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Officials say efforts to make areas more fire-safe are undercut by property owners who refuse to let fire crews work on their property. Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

An Agoura Hills family whose home was ravaged by the Woolsey Fire is ending the year with some good news: they will be able to celebrate the holidays back in their own home. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

A booklet associated with Democrat presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg that reveals derogatory remarks about women has resurfaced. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist ...→

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

A home in the 5000-block of Claremont Court, in Oakley, was damaged by a fire early Saturday morning Read full article: Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire...→

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Due to a donation shortage in the Richmond Fire Department's annual holiday toy drive, this could first year ever that the department can't donate to each family that's made a request for help. Read full article: Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Depar...→

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

It could be in Menlo Park's fleet by the end of next year, the San Francisco-area city's fire chief says. Read full article: World's first all-electric fire engine u...→

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Video and photos posted from the scene showed flames pouring out of the boarded-up building at the intersection of 39th Avenue and Foothill Boulevard. Read full article: Oakland: Building damaged but no injurie...→

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden are dueling for votes in Los Angeles, where Buttigieg promised a new era of help for the homeless while Biden touted an endorsement from Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in figh...→

California governor seeks $1 billion to target homelessness

A billion-dollar investment last year has yet to curtail California's growing homeless crisis, and with the state awash in revenue, Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to spend a billion more on... Read full article: California governor seeks $1 billion to ...→

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

CBS2 has learned six buildings were damaged by the fast-moving fire. It appears two are completely destroyed. The 4-alarm fire drew a response from about 200 FDNY firefighters. Read full article: 4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves...→

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, crimi… Read full article: New California laws help animals, fire v...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Am Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involved in an accident after leaving its downstate Illinois facility in Murphysboro, staff members said. “Every crate shattered within the van,”… Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

California fire kills 2 girls and dad who attempted rescue

Two girls and their father have died and their brother was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: California fire kills 2 girls and dad wh...→

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Right now, 240 people - 100 kids - are waiting on metro transit buses desperately in need of diapers, wipes, socks and mittens. Please drop off donations on the corner of 9th Street and 4th Avenue.  Read full article: Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks...→

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

A FedEx truck filled with packages caught fire early Sunday and numerous packages were destroyed. The truck was seen burning on the 57 Freeway in Fullerton near the Yorba Linda Boulevard exit. (Pho… Read full article: FedEx truck filled with Christmas packag...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

Local resident, Jeremy Wolf shows NBC4 the route taken by the Woolsey Fire when it burned through multiple communities.... A mountain lion who was struck and killed on the 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass in September was being chased by another lion, according to surveillance video released Wednesday, by National Park Service researchers. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A Northwest Miami-Dade man is sharing his story after his home was damaged as part of a string of house... Read full article: Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in s...→

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced a bill Thursday to bolster boat safety after the 75-foot Conception burst aflame overnight and sank on a Labor Day weekend diving expedition off the Channel Islands,… Read full article: California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein i...→

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

AUBURN, Calif. (AP) — Police are searching for a knife-wielding man who assaulted three people Tuesday inside the library of a historic Gold Rush town in central California. Read full article: 3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at ...→

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

The family of a deceased crew member who perished on a diving boat that caught fire on Labor Day off the coast of southern California, killing 34 people, is suing the owners of the boat claiming they knew the vessel was unsafe and lacked adequate smoke detectors and fire equipment on board.  Read full article: Conception fire: Family of dead crew mem...→

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

Advocates and officials acknowledge it won't take all 151,000 people off the streets, but it will help ease the emergency. Read full article: California governor seeks $1.4 billion t...→

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to hire more state firefighters and make homes safer from devastating wildfires in the budget he will send to state lawmakers on Friday. The 555 additional full-time firefighters would be hired over five years, his office told The Associated Press, augmenting the 4,800 current permanent firefighters by about 12%. The state also hires about 2,400… Read full article: California Budget Seeks More Firefighter...→

California governor seeks $1 billion to target homelessness

A billion-dollar investment last year has yet to curtail California's growing homeless crisis, and with the state awash in revenue, Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to spend a billion more on... Read full article: California governor seeks $1 billion to ...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

A California woman was set ablaze by an exploding vape pen in her backpack, officials said. The unidentified woman was carrying the vape Tuesday evening at a Rite Aid in Yucaipa when the device exp… Read full article: California woman set on fire by explodin...→

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, crimi… Read full article: New California laws help animals, fire v...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Among them: WILDFIRES — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Read full article: New California Laws In 2020 Will Help An...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involv Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

A total of 250 people were staying at the Drake Hotel, which had hotel rooms, apartments and an overflow shelter for people transitioning out of homelessness. Read full article: Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displ...→

California fire kills 2 girls and dad who attempted rescue

Two girls and their father have died and their brother was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: California fire kills 2 girls and dad wh...→

5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displaced after major fire in Anne Arundel Co. | WTOP

A major fire in the early morning hours of Friday left 10 people displaced from their homes and five townhouses unfit for occupation in Severn, Maryland. Read full article: 5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displace...→

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. — A fire house in Nassau County caught fire Wednesday morning, with firetrucks destroyed, police said.... The Nassau County Police Department said they got the call at 6:10 a.m.; nobody was in the North Massapequa fire house, police said. Read full article: Long Island fire department damaged in f...→

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

A FedEx truck filled with packages caught fire early Sunday and numerous packages were destroyed. The truck was seen burning on the 57 Freeway in Fullerton near the Yorba Linda Boulevard exit. (Pho… Read full article: FedEx truck filled with Christmas packag...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

An Agoura Hills family whose home was ravaged by the Woolsey Fire is ending the year with some good news: they will be able to celebrate the holidays back in their own home. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

A California man has pleaded guilty to setting fire to the same D.C. pizza place targeted by a man investigating a conspiracy theory that falsely connected 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clint… Read full article: California man pleads guilty to fire at ...→

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A Northwest Miami-Dade man is sharing his story after his home was damaged as part of a string of house... Read full article: Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in s...→

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

A home in the 5000-block of Claremont Court, in Oakley, was damaged by a fire early Saturday morning Read full article: Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Buzzing chainsaws are interrupted by the frequent crash of breaking branches as crews fell towering trees and clear tangled brush in the densely forested Santa Cruz Mountains south of San Francisco… Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced a bill Thursday to bolster boat safety after the 75-foot Conception burst aflame overnight and sank on a Labor Day weekend diving expedition off the Channel Islands,… Read full article: California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein i...→

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

It could be in Menlo Park's fleet by the end of next year, the San Francisco-area city's fire chief says. Read full article: World's first all-electric fire engine u...→

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

The flames broke out around 5 a.m. at a bus depot on Evergreen Place and quickly spread from bus to bus. Read full article: At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Earl...→

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden are dueling for votes in Los Angeles, where Buttigieg promised a new era of help for the homeless while Biden touted an endorsement from Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in figh...→

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

A Southern California man whose two children died in a fire that investigators said likely erupted when he passed out drunk and dropped a cigarette was sentenced Wednesday to nearly 13 years in pri… Read full article: California man sentenced to over 12 year...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

CBS2 has learned six buildings were damaged by the fast-moving fire. It appears two are completely destroyed. The 4-alarm fire drew a response from about 200 FDNY firefighters. Read full article: 4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves...→

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

People who lost family members, homes and businesses in California wildfires had a Tuesday deadline to seek compensation. Read full article: California Fire Victims Face Deadline On...→

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

MANHATTAN — People around the world are preparing to ring in a new year, many with a charitable gift to someone less fortunate.... A charitable donation in person or online will benefit both the charity and you, the taxpayer. Read full article: Soho thrift shops seeks end of year dona...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Am Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses, and health care. Among them: Wildfires — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

The father of five children managed to save his wife, 11-year-old daughter and infant, before returning to the burning building to try save his remaining children. Read full article: Father dies trying to save his 3 childre...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involved in an accident after leaving its downstate Illinois facility in Murphysboro, staff members said. “Every crate shattered within the van,”… Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

Two young girls and their father were killed overnight Friday when their California apartment caught fire and he rushed back in to try and rescue them. Read full article: California apartment fire kills 2 young ...→

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

Two girls and their father have died and a boy was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: 3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern Californ...→

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Right now, 240 people - 100 kids - are waiting on metro transit buses desperately in need of diapers, wipes, socks and mittens. Please drop off donations on the corner of 9th Street and 4th Avenue.  Read full article: Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Officials say efforts to make areas more fire-safe are undercut by property owners who refuse to let fire crews work on their property. Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

This comes five weeks after the Tunnel2Towers foundation announced the initiative and provided the first $100,000.  Read full article: Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

Local resident, Jeremy Wolf shows NBC4 the route taken by the Woolsey Fire when it burned through multiple communities.... A mountain lion who was struck and killed on the 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass in September was being chased by another lion, according to surveillance video released Wednesday, by National Park Service researchers. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

A booklet associated with Democrat presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg that reveals derogatory remarks about women has resurfaced. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist ...→

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Due to a donation shortage in the Richmond Fire Department's annual holiday toy drive, this could first year ever that the department can't donate to each family that's made a request for help. Read full article: Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Depar...→

Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter dies on Thomas Fire

Cory Iverson with wife, Ashley Iverson, and daughter Evie. Family photo... Cory Iverson, a CalFire engineer from Escondido in San Diego County, was killed while fighting the huge Thomas Fire near Fillmore on Thursday. Iverson, who was 32, leaves behind his wife, Ashley Iverson, and 2-year-old daughter Evie. Ashley Read full article: Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter...→

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

AUBURN, Calif. (AP) — Police are searching for a knife-wielding man who assaulted three people Tuesday inside the library of a historic Gold Rush town in central California. Read full article: 3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at ...→

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Video and photos posted from the scene showed flames pouring out of the boarded-up building at the intersection of 39th Avenue and Foothill Boulevard. Read full article: Oakland: Building damaged but no injurie...→

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

Conception fire: Family of dead crew member sues California boat owners claiming they knew vessel was unsafe

The family of a deceased crew member who perished on a diving boat that caught fire on Labor Day off the coast of southern California, killing 34 people, is suing the owners of the boat claiming they knew the vessel was unsafe and lacked adequate smoke detectors and fire equipment on board.  Read full article: Conception fire: Family of dead crew mem...→

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

California governor seeks $1.4 billion to combat homelessness as crisis grows

Advocates and officials acknowledge it won't take all 151,000 people off the streets, but it will help ease the emergency. Read full article: California governor seeks $1.4 billion t...→

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden are dueling for votes in Los Angeles, where Buttigieg promised a new era of help for the homeless while Biden touted an endorsement from Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in figh...→

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Budget Seeks More Firefighters, Fire Protection

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to hire more state firefighters and make homes safer from devastating wildfires in the budget he will send to state lawmakers on Friday. The 555 additional full-time firefighters would be hired over five years, his office told The Associated Press, augmenting the 4,800 current permanent firefighters by about 12%. The state also hires about 2,400… Read full article: California Budget Seeks More Firefighter...→

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

California man sentenced to over 12 years in prison after his 2 young children died in fire

A Southern California man whose two children died in a fire that investigators said likely erupted when he passed out drunk and dropped a cigarette was sentenced Wednesday to nearly 13 years in pri… Read full article: California man sentenced to over 12 year...→

California governor seeks $1 billion to target homelessness

A billion-dollar investment last year has yet to curtail California's growing homeless crisis, and with the state awash in revenue, Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to spend a billion more on... Read full article: California governor seeks $1 billion to ...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fighting For Life Seeks Book Donations

A hospital employee who reads to the children during their most vulnerable moments is seeking donations of children's books. Read full article: Hospital Worker Who Reads To Children Fi...→

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves Several Buildings Damaged Or Destroyed

CBS2 has learned six buildings were damaged by the fast-moving fire. It appears two are completely destroyed. The 4-alarm fire drew a response from about 200 FDNY firefighters. Read full article: 4-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 5, Leaves...→

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

California woman set on fire by exploding vape pen in her backpack

A California woman was set ablaze by an exploding vape pen in her backpack, officials said. The unidentified woman was carrying the vape Tuesday evening at a Rite Aid in Yucaipa when the device exp… Read full article: California woman set on fire by explodin...→

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

California Fire Victims Face Deadline On Filing Claims

People who lost family members, homes and businesses in California wildfires had a Tuesday deadline to seek compensation. Read full article: California Fire Victims Face Deadline On...→

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

New California laws help animals, fire victims, immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, crimi… Read full article: New California laws help animals, fire v...→

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

Soho thrift shops seeks end of year donations

MANHATTAN — People around the world are preparing to ring in a new year, many with a charitable gift to someone less fortunate.... A charitable donation in person or online will benefit both the charity and you, the taxpayer. Read full article: Soho thrift shops seeks end of year dona...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Among them: WILDFIRES — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses and health care. Am Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws In 2020 Will Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Read full article: New California Laws In 2020 Will Help An...→

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

New California Laws Help Animals, Fire Victims, Immigrants

Hundreds of new California laws take effect with the start of the new year, including measures stemming from the devastating wildfires that have swept the state. Others address animal rights, criminal justice, businesses, and health care. Among them: Wildfires — In a step to curb greenhouse gas emissions, California becomes the first state to require new homes to install solar panels, which… Read full article: New California Laws Help Animals, Fire V...→

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

Father dies trying to save his 3 children from California apartment fire after evacuating wife and 2 kids

The father of five children managed to save his wife, 11-year-old daughter and infant, before returning to the burning building to try save his remaining children. Read full article: Father dies trying to save his 3 childre...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involv Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations Following Transport Van Crash

An animal rescue based in north suburban Morton Grove is seeking donations following a crash involving one of its transport vans last week. On Dec. 17, Wrightway Rescue’s transport van, which was filled with more than 40 animals, was involved in an accident after leaving its downstate Illinois facility in Murphysboro, staff members said. “Every crate shattered within the van,”… Read full article: Suburban Animal Rescue Seeks Donations F...→

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displaced By Drake Hotel's Christmas Day Fire

A total of 250 people were staying at the Drake Hotel, which had hotel rooms, apartments and an overflow shelter for people transitioning out of homelessness. Read full article: Donations Pouring In To Help Those Displ...→

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

California apartment fire kills 2 young girls and their father who tried to rescue them

Two young girls and their father were killed overnight Friday when their California apartment caught fire and he rushed back in to try and rescue them. Read full article: California apartment fire kills 2 young ...→

California fire kills 2 girls and dad who attempted rescue

Two girls and their father have died and their brother was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: California fire kills 2 girls and dad wh...→

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern California apartment fire

Two girls and their father have died and a boy was badly injured in a Southern California apartment fire Read full article: 3 die, 1 badly hurt in Southern Californ...→

5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displaced after major fire in Anne Arundel Co. | WTOP

A major fire in the early morning hours of Friday left 10 people displaced from their homes and five townhouses unfit for occupation in Severn, Maryland. Read full article: 5 townhouses damaged, 10 people displace...→

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks, Mittens For Minneapolis Fire Residents

Right now, 240 people - 100 kids - are waiting on metro transit buses desperately in need of diapers, wipes, socks and mittens. Please drop off donations on the corner of 9th Street and 4th Avenue.  Read full article: Urgent Call For Donations Diapers, Socks...→

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

Long Island fire department damaged in fire

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. — A fire house in Nassau County caught fire Wednesday morning, with firetrucks destroyed, police said.... The Nassau County Police Department said they got the call at 6:10 a.m.; nobody was in the North Massapequa fire house, police said. Read full article: Long Island fire department damaged in f...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Officials say efforts to make areas more fire-safe are undercut by property owners who refuse to let fire crews work on their property. Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

FedEx truck filled with Christmas packages catches fire on California freeway

A FedEx truck filled with packages caught fire early Sunday and numerous packages were destroyed. The truck was seen burning on the 57 Freeway in Fullerton near the Yorba Linda Boulevard exit. (Pho… Read full article: FedEx truck filled with Christmas packag...→

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s Mortgage Paid Off By Donations

This comes five weeks after the Tunnel2Towers foundation announced the initiative and provided the first $100,000.  Read full article: Fallen Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard’s...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

An Agoura Hills family whose home was ravaged by the Woolsey Fire is ending the year with some good news: they will be able to celebrate the holidays back in their own home. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Woolsey Fire, Family Moves Back in

Local resident, Jeremy Wolf shows NBC4 the route taken by the Woolsey Fire when it burned through multiple communities.... A mountain lion who was struck and killed on the 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass in September was being chased by another lion, according to surveillance video released Wednesday, by National Park Service researchers. Read full article: After Home of 27 Years Was Damaged in Wo...→

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

California man pleads guilty to fire at restaurant in online ‘pizzagate’ conspiracy

A California man has pleaded guilty to setting fire to the same D.C. pizza place targeted by a man investigating a conspiracy theory that falsely connected 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clint… Read full article: California man pleads guilty to fire at ...→

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist Writings: ‘Go to the Library, Not Bloomingdales'

A booklet associated with Democrat presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg that reveals derogatory remarks about women has resurfaced. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg Under Fire for Sexist ...→

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in suspected arson fire speaks out

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A Northwest Miami-Dade man is sharing his story after his home was damaged as part of a string of house... Read full article: Owner of NW Miami-Dade home damaged in s...→

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire

A home in the 5000-block of Claremont Court, in Oakley, was damaged by a fire early Saturday morning Read full article: Home, trailer damaged in Oakley fire...→

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

As California thins forests to limit fire risk, some homeowners resist

Buzzing chainsaws are interrupted by the frequent crash of breaking branches as crews fell towering trees and clear tangled brush in the densely forested Santa Cruz Mountains south of San Francisco… Read full article: As California thins forests to limit fir...→

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Toy Drive

Due to a donation shortage in the Richmond Fire Department's annual holiday toy drive, this could first year ever that the department can't donate to each family that's made a request for help. Read full article: Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Depar...→

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein introduces bill to bolster safety after tragedy

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced a bill Thursday to bolster boat safety after the 75-foot Conception burst aflame overnight and sank on a Labor Day weekend diving expedition off the Channel Islands,… Read full article: California boat fire: Dianne Feinstein i...→

Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter dies on Thomas Fire

Cory Iverson with wife, Ashley Iverson, and daughter Evie. Family photo... Cory Iverson, a CalFire engineer from Escondido in San Diego County, was killed while fighting the huge Thomas Fire near Fillmore on Thursday. Iverson, who was 32, leaves behind his wife, Ashley Iverson, and 2-year-old daughter Evie. Ashley Read full article: Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter...→

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

World's first all-electric fire engine unveiled by California fire district

It could be in Menlo Park's fleet by the end of next year, the San Francisco-area city's fire chief says. Read full article: World's first all-electric fire engine u...→

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at Northern California library

AUBURN, Calif. (AP) — Police are searching for a knife-wielding man who assaulted three people Tuesday inside the library of a historic Gold Rush town in central California. Read full article: 3 injured by knife-wielding attacker at ...→

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Early-Morning Fire In East Orange, N.J.

The flames broke out around 5 a.m. at a bus depot on Evergreen Place and quickly spread from bus to bus. Read full article: At Least 10 School Buses Damaged By Earl...→

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Oakland: Building damaged but no injuries reported in Fruitvale fire

Video and photos posted from the scene showed flames pouring out of the boarded-up building at the intersection of 39th Avenue and Foothill Boulevard. Read full article: Oakland: Building damaged but no injurie...→