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Ben Gruber

After fires, Southern California faces risk of mudslides

Dec 13 2017

CARPINTERIA, Calif./LOS ANGELES Firefighters in Southern California are slowly gaining control of one of the largest wildfires in state history, but residents may not enjoy much relief as experts said the flames are laying the groundwork for the next disaster - mudslides.

Firefighters wrestle to control massive California wildfire

Dec 12 2017

CARPINTERIA, Calif. An out-of-control California wildfire that has already destroyed nearly 700 homes in its path of destruction crept closer to the upscale hillside community of Montecito on Tuesday despite calmer winds that slowed its progress. | Video

Firefighters hold back massive Southern California wildfire

Dec 11 2017

VENTURA, Calif. Firefighters, taking advantage of a lull in the winds, on Monday held in check a massive Southern California wildfire that has torched hundreds of buildings and charred an area larger than New York City. | Video

California wildfire responders lose their own homes: 'It's sobering'

Dec 09 2017

VENTURA, Calif. California sheriff's Commander Dave Murray, usually the guy who helps others evacuate when wildfires rage through their communities, this week surveyed the charred ruins of his own home in a neighborhood north of Los Angeles.

California wildfire responders lose their own homes: 'It's sobering'

Dec 09 2017

VENTURA, Calif. California sheriff's Commander Dave Murray, usually the guy who helps others evacuate when wildfires rage through their communities, this week surveyed the charred ruins of his own home in a neighborhood north of Los Angeles.

California wildfire responders lose their own homes: 'It's sobering'

Dec 09 2017

VENTURA, Calif., Dec 9 California sheriff's Commander Dave Murray, usually the guy who helps others evacuate when wildfires rage through their communities, this week surveyed the charred ruins of his own home in a neighborhood north of Los Angeles.

Be 'ready to GO!' Southern California warns residents as fires rage

Dec 08 2017

FARIA BEACH/LILAC, Calif. Fanned by gusting winds, wildfires raged in densely populated Southern California for a fourth day on Thursday, with a new blaze north of San Diego exploding in size in just a few hours and dangerous conditions forecast until Sunday. | Video

Top-level trauma care, within close reach, saved lives in Las Vegas

Oct 06 2017

LAS VEGAS From the field of sudden mass casualties to the unmistakable and devastating internal injuries of high-velocity gunfire, Sunday's shooting at a Las Vegas music festival bore the hallmarks of war. So did the medical response.

Top-level trauma care, within close reach, saved lives in Las Vegas

Oct 06 2017

LAS VEGAS From the field of sudden mass casualties to the unmistakable and devastating internal injuries of high-velocity gunfire, Sunday's shooting at a Las Vegas music festival bore the hallmarks of war. So did the medical response.

Top-level trauma care, within close reach, saved lives in Las Vegas

Oct 06 2017

LAS VEGAS From the field of sudden mass casualties to the unmistakable and devastating internal injuries of high-velocity gunfire, Sunday's shooting at a Las Vegas music festival bore the hallmarks of war. So did the medical response.

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