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December 7, 2017
A train passes below the Thomas Fire near the 101 Freeway in Ventura, Calif., Dec. 5, 2017. Several simultaneous wildfires in Southern California have forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and destroyed hundreds of homes and other buildings in the latest chapter of what has been one of the state’s worst fire seasons. (Hilary Swift / Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Fire, fear stretch across southern California as wildfires roar from Ventura to San Diego
December 7, 2017 - 8:56pm
In a photo provided authorities, firefighters work as homes burned in Ventura, Calif., in the early morning hours of Dec. 5, 2017. Spreading at an astonishing rate, the Thomas Fire raged across some 45,000 acres overnight and had destroyed at least 150 structures, some within the city limits of Ventura. (Ryan Cullom/Ventura County Fire Department via The New York Times)
Extraordinary footage shows man rescuing rabbit as California fires burn
December 7, 2017 - 6:44am
December 5, 2017
In a photo provided authorities, firefighters work as homes burned in Ventura, Calif., in the early morning hours of Dec. 5, 2017. Spreading at an astonishing rate, the Thomas Fire raged across some 45,000 acres overnight and had destroyed at least 150 structures, some within the city limits of Ventura. (Ryan Cullom/Ventura County Fire Department via The New York Times/copyright 2017)
'Out of control' Southern California fire explodes, forcing tens of thousands to flee
December 5, 2017 - 5:26pm
December 4, 2017
Police said a California teen told them he molested at least 50 children since he was 10 years old
December 4, 2017 - 2:52pm
November 28, 2017
Parker Eastman
Missing Detroit Lakes teen found in California, but now what?
November 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
November 25, 2017
15-year-old Parker Eastman of Detroit Lakes had been missing since Monday, Aug. 21, suspected of being a runaway. (Submitted photo)
Missing for three months, Detroit Lakes teen found ‘safe’ in California
November 25, 2017 - 10:56am
November 20, 2017
FILE -- From left: Charles Manson in 1969, 2009 and in an image released in April, 2012. California State Prison via The New York Times, Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
Cult leader and serial killer Charles Manson dies at age 83
November 20, 2017 - 6:06am
November 15, 2017
California gunman killed wife before rampaging through community, police say
November 15, 2017 - 1:42pm
November 14, 2017
Minnesota judge sentences California woman for sex trafficking
November 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
Officials: At least 4 dead after gunman 'randomly picking targets' shoots at Calif. elementary school, other locations
November 14, 2017 - 2:07pm
November 6, 2017
A second deadly church shooting in America on Sunday
November 6, 2017 - 2:48pm
October 26, 2017
Anna Bouchonville, left, performs her duties documenting fire damage with photos at Uinta Wasatch National Forest in Utah. Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota siblings answer 'demand for people' to battle western wildfires
October 26, 2017 - 2:30pm
October 16, 2017
Items collected from the rubble are set out on steps in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, Calif., Oct. 11, 2017. (Josh Haner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
A California family thought their dog had died in the fires, but she was waiting for them
October 16, 2017 - 8:47am
October 14, 2017
The Detroit Lakes natives who narrowly escaped the California wildfires photographed while in wine country from left to right: Emily Clay, Twin Cities; Beth Omang, Detroit Lakes; Anna Baso, Twin Cities; Mary Beehler, Detroit Lakes; Amanda Habrat, Detroit Lakes; Chelsea Manke, Detroit Lakes; Christine Hvidston, Detroit Lakes; and Monessa Hegg, Detroit Lakes. Submitted Photo
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
October 14, 2017 - 8:42am
October 13, 2017
Investigators search the rubble of Journey’s End, a mobile home park for seniors that burned in the week's wildfires, in Santa Rosa, Calif., Oct. 13, 2017. Search and rescue teams from multiple counties around Northern California converged here Friday with shovels, rakes and a cadaver-sniffing Australian Cattle dog named Seven. They left with bone fragments. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Death toll in California wildfires reaches historically grim heights
October 13, 2017 - 8:53pm