Heat Wave Washes Over City, Fire Danger Imminent

Heat Wave Washes Over City, Fire Danger Imminent

A heat wave will begin washing over the Southland Tuesday, raising fears of wildfires and heat-related illnesses and promising to send temperatures into triple-digit territory in ...

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Los Angeles City Council Accepts Settlement in Da Vinci Apartments Arson Case

Los Angeles City Council Accepts Settlement in Da Vinci Apartments Arson Case

The City Council voted Tuesday to accept a $400,000 settlement in the lawsuit the city brought against the developer of the Da Vinci Apartments complex, much of which burned to th ...

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LAFD Firefighter Injured During Training Dies in Hospital

LAFD Firefighter Injured During Training Dies in Hospital

A Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter who was injured in a training exercise over the weekend died Monday at a hospital, authorities said. Kelly Wong, 29, fell from an LAFD ae ...

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Firefighters Fully Contain Mandeville Fire

Firefighters Fully Contain Mandeville Fire

Firefighters Tuesday fully contained a non-injury brush fire that charred about 55 acres over three days in Brentwood's Mandeville Canyon. No structures were damaged by the fire, ...

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Firefighters Continue to Battle Brentwood Blaze

Firefighters Continue to Battle Brentwood Blaze

Firefighters expected to work into Tuesday to put out a brush fire in Brentwood's Mandeville Canyon that has charred about 55 acres. The flames have been 95 percent contained by a ...

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Fire Damages Postal Annex at Westwood Federal Building

Fire Damages Postal Annex at Westwood Federal Building

It took 52 Los Angeles firefighters 25 minutes to extinguish a fire Saturday May 6, in a postal annex undergoing exterior renovation at the Federal Building in Westwood, authoriti ...

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Power Restored to Mar Vista After Commercial Fire Damaged Electrical Systems

Power Restored to Mar Vista After Commercial Fire Damaged Electrical Systems

Power has been restored to more than 900 people in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles who lost electricity in a commercial building fire, authorities said Monday. The Los Angeles D ...

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Woman Hospitalized Following Fire in Attic

Woman Hospitalized Following Fire in Attic

A woman in her 40s was hospitalized in grave condition from injuries suffered in a fire Monday that damaged the attic of a single-story home in Los Angeles, authorities said. ``Th ...

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Major Fire Damages Four Story Apartment Building

Major Fire Damages Four Story Apartment Building

A major emergency fire heavily damaged a vacant four-story apartment building and a vacant two-story house next door to it in the Westlake district Thursday, but no one was hurt. ...

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Five People Injured in Pacific Palisades House Fire

Five People Injured in Pacific Palisades House Fire

Five people were injured Thursday, two critically, in a fire that apparently started in grass between two adjacent homes in Pacific Palisades and spread to the residences, officia ...

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