Fire lights the sky near Idyllwild, Calif., early Thursday. Flames have spread close to Palm Springs.
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July 18, 2013 The blaze has already consumed about 23,000 acres and has forced 6,000 people to flee. About 3,000 firefighters are on the scene. It's not clear whether the weather in coming days will help or hurt.
May 2, 2013 The blaze is burning in the rugged foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains about 50 miles west of Los Angeles and less than a dozen miles from the Pacific Ocean. It has forced evacuations of hundreds of homes.
October 30, 2007 Some of the California wildfires may have been deliberately set... so it's time to get inside the mind of an arsonist.
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October 25, 2007 The Katrina comparison: Can you compare the responses to Hurricane Katrina and the California Wildfires?
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