PG&E sued over claims it was responsible for the Mosquito Fire

A lawsuit against Pacific Gas and Electric Company is alleging that the utility was responsible for the Mosquito Fire burning in Placer and El Dorado Counties. The lawsuit was filed in San Francisco Superior Court and claims the Mosquito Fire was ignited by PG&E’s “poorly maintained utility structure.”The complaint was filed on behalf of those … Read more

Oak Forest shooting today: 4 dead in fire, barricade situation on Ann Marie Lane; neighbors say shootings caught on video

OAK FOREST, Ill. (WLS) — Four people are dead in Oak Forest after neighbors said a man was seen shooting his family members outside his home before barricading himself inside and setting the home on fire. The man’s next-door neighbor’s Ring camera captured video of the incident Friday morning in the 5500-block of Ann Marie … Read more

Highway 1 reopened near Moss Landing, shelter-in-place lifted

Video from previous broadcast. Highway 1 in Monterey County has reopened after a more than 12-hour-long closure due to a possible hazardous gas exposure.According to the county, Highway 1 near Moss Landing reopened shortly before 7 p.m. after members of the EPA were able to give the all-clear. “While the fire is considered fully controlled, … Read more

What to expect for rain in Northern California on Monday, rest of week

September is often a month with big changes as summer turns to fall, and this particular September is no different as off-and-on rain showers bring a flash flooding watch to nearby burn scars. More weather changes are ahead at the start of the work week for Northern California. “We are looking at some scattered showers … Read more

17 cats killed after massive fire tears through pet hotel at Palms strip mall, LAFD says

PALMS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Seventeen cats were killed and a firefighter was transported to a hospital Saturday morning after a massive fire engulfed a strip mall in Palms that included an overnight boarding facility for pets, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Firefighters knocked down a the “major emergency structure fire” at a row … Read more