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Los Angeles Area Edges Closer To Safe Passageways To Save Mountain Lions
Ventura County planners recommend proposed ordinance to carve out territory protections so wildlife can survive.
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Los Angeles Sex Crimes Detective Arrested For Allegedly Raping Teen Girl
The department put Neil Kimball on paid leave, and he is being held on $2 million bail.
Stunning NASA Photos Show California's Devastating Wildfires From Space
At least nine people have died in the Camp fire in Paradise. Meanwhile, thousands of people have fled their homes in the Hill and Woolsey fires.
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Homeless Students, Destroyed Campuses, ‘Invisible Injuries’: What California Schools Learned From Recent Disasters
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In Santa Barbara County, the fires and mudslides are among the worst disasters in county history.
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8 Lesser-Known U.S. Natural Treasures To Visit In 2018
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At Least 15 Dead As Mud Slams Into Homes And Clogs Roads In Fire-Scorched California
At least three homes were wiped out by mudslides.
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When The Fire Comes And There's No Home To Evacuate And Nowhere To Go
How the Thomas fire is affecting an already vulnerable homeless community.
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On The Road Of Destruction To The Thomas Fire
HuffPost's reporter headed up the SoCal coast, encountering a trail of haze, smoke and burned-out devastation along the way.
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How The Thomas Fire Could Affect An Already Struggling Economy In Ventura
"I don’t think Ventura County is well-positioned to absorb an impact of this size.”
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Southern California Is Burning. Here's How You Can Help.
GoFundMe sites, the United Way and the Red Cross are among the ways to channel your generosity.
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Dramatic Images From Devastating Southern California Wildfires
The flames have spread across more than 68,000 acres while consuming dozens of homes in their path.
Dramatic Video Shows Raging Southern California Wildfires Spreading
More than 83,000 acres have been blackened by the fires, which firefighters are struggling to contain.
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Wind-Whipped Wildfire Threatens 1,000 Homes In Southern California
Strong winds are pushing the fire toward the cities of Santa Paula and Ventura, where about 140,000 people live.
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Hundreds Of Dead Seabirds, Sea Lions Wash Up In Southern California
The likely culprit is a toxic algal bloom, fueled by warmer ocean temperatures.
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