Movie theaters, theme parks, sports stadiums, and even conventions could soon return to full capacity in California, according to an announcement from embattled Governor Gavin Newsom. Newsom announced Tuesday that as COVID-19 cases continue to drop and vaccinations continue to rise in the Golden State, the... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(IGO, Calif.) -- Last year's deadly Zogg Fire in Northern California was caused by a tree hitting electrical lines owned and operated by Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection... Read More.
By JON SCHLOSBERG, GINGER ZEE, STEPHANIE EBBS and LINDSEY GRISWOLD, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Disasters typically associated with the West Coast include devastating earthquakes and out-of-control wildfires, but there's an epic disaster that could be far worse than both -- and it... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government has denied California's request for a disaster declaration for wildfires that have burned swathes of land across the U.S. state since early September.A spokesperson for the California Governor's Office... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Wildfires continue to burn in California as more gusty winds, and record high temperatures are expected for the West Coast.Critical fire weather conditions are possible in California in the coming days... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO AND CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- There are more than two dozen major wildfires torching California as of Monday, including two newly-formed fires raging in Northern California's wine country that both started on Sunday. Over 18,000 firefighters... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After more than two days, firefighters are starting to contain the enormous Apple Fire burning in Southern California.As of Sunday night, the blaze had burned more than 20,500 acres in Riverside... Read More.