A hunter is charged with four counts, two of them felonies, in the third-largest fire on record in California A federal grand jury Thursday indicted a 32-year-old bow hunter suspected of starting the campfire that sparked last year's Rim fire, …
A relatively cool and humid Labor Day allowed fire crews to make major progress toward corralling a massive wildfire searing the edge of Yosemite National Park in California. By Wednesday, authorities had lifted evacuation orders and …
The massive Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park in California is an example of how drought can amplify wildfires in a warming, drying West. The fire, which now ranks as the 14 th-largest wildfire in state history, has been racing through …
A soils scientist from the Burned Area Emergency Response team assesses a burn area in the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. Of the more than 250,000 acres that burned within the Rim Fire perimeter, the National Park …
A rapidly spreading wildfire three times the size of San Francisco roared in to Yosemite National Park on Friday, fanning fears that California would actually see the fiery summer many envisioned following the bone-dry winter. On Thursday, …
Despite stubborn heat and wind over the Labor Day weekend, firefighters battling the Rim fire burning into Yosemite National Park tightened ... An employee at the Twain Harte fire station said Tuesday that McNeal was out fighting the …
See pictures of the blaze here. The late afternoon sun shines through smoke as fire creeps through the forest at the Rim Fire just outside of Yosemite National Park, California, August 27. One of the largest California wildfires on record …
Smoke from the fast-burning Rim fire reached Yosemite Valley on Saturday, hampering crews’ work to contain it. The wildfire started two weeks ago and has fast become one of the largest fires in California history. Despite the smoke, the …
The Rim Fire burns along Highway 120 near Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. With winds gusting and flames jumping from treetop to treetop, hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to GROVELAND, CA - …
LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – The Yosemite Fire Map aka the Rim Fire Map 2013 is prompting new California evacuation orders today. The California Fire Map changed dramatically today August 27, 2013 after several blazes including the …