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Latest California Wildfire Pictures Show Extent Of Thomas Fire

Latest California Wildfire Pictures Show Extent Of Thomas Fire

Wildfires in Southern California continued to rage on Monday as thousands of firefighters worked to contain the flames. While some had been almost fully contained, the Thomas Fire, the Creek Fire, the Rye Fire, the Skirball Fire and the Lilac Fire were still burning.

California Wildfires Force New Evacuations

California Wildfires Force New Evacuations

New evacuations were ordered in Santa Barbara county in Southern California Sunday morning as the largest wildfire currently burning in the state threatened a number of coastal towns. Residents …

Milder weather eases fight against California wildfires

Milder weather eases fight against California wildfires

Milder weather on the US west coast is helping to ease the fight against wildfires in southern California. More helicopters and air tankers have been able to drop water and fire retardant as well as carry out reconnaissance missions.

Wildfires roar through Southern Cali as NASA and ESA satellites watch, powerless to intervene

Wildfires roar through Southern Cali as NASA and ESA satellites watch, powerless to intervene

The scope and destructiveness of Southern California’s wildfires were captured in chilling detail by ESA satellites earlier this week. Image via DailyDot. Wildfires have turned large swaths of California into a Mordoresque landscape over the last few months, but flames won’t seem to spare the golden state.

Winds Spreading Southern California Wildfire

Winds Spreading Southern California Wildfire

High winds are helping spread a wildfire in the western U.S. state of California that has prompted authorities to order 8,000 households to evacuate. The fire is located in Ventura County, about 40 …

Metrolink is a vehicle of discovery this holiday season to most popular Southern California tourist destinations

Metrolink is a vehicle of discovery this holiday season to most popular Southern California tourist destinations

Take your out-of-town guests, family and friends on a Metrolink train this holiday season and explore the best of Southern California while saving money and avoiding traffic. From beaches to Disneyland, ice skating in downtown Los Angeles to tracking stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, or enjoying the Festival of Lights in Riverside and […]

Deal reached for new city in northern LA County’s Santa Clarita Valley

Deal reached for new city in northern LA County’s Santa Clarita Valley

LOS ANGELES — One of Southern California longest-running and ugliest development battles ended in a historic truce Monday when environmental groups agreed to a deal that will allow a new city of 58,000 residents to rise in the Santa Clarita Valley. The pact clears perhaps the largest remaining hurdle for the Newhall Ranch project, which […]

Commuters can take a load off highways and their wallets by taking Metrolink 

Commuters can take a load off highways and their wallets by taking Metrolink 

With gas prices reaching the highest levels in more than two years in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma that cut supplies, drivers can beat the pump by taking Metrolink, Southern California’s regional rail system. The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Los Angeles-Orange Counties region has increased 18 […]

Massive Great White Shark Filmed From Feet Away

Massive Great White Shark Filmed From Feet Away

When it’s summer, it’s time for shark sightings and attacks to start swimming into your news feed. Attacks have already been reported on both coasts of the United States, and some Southern California beaches were evacuated in May after at least 25 great white sharks were spotted by a helicopter. The same month, a little […]

Housing Prices Surge Across The US

Housing Prices Surge Across The US

Housing prices in Southern California rose sharply this November compared with 2015, treatment the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday, citing data from real estate-focused firm CoreLogic. Prices in the six-county area have now grown every month, year-to-year, for four years straight. A median priced home cost $465,000 in Southern California this November, up 5.9 percent […]

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