Photo Gallery: California Wildfires

  • Firefighters monitor a fire as it burns near the suburb of Glendale Tuesday. A wildfire sweeping through the mountains above Los Angeles continued to spread.
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    Firefighters monitor a fire as it burns near the suburb of Glendale Tuesday. A wildfire sweeping through the mountains above Los Angeles continued to spread.
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  • A helicopter prepares to drop water on hot spots from the Station Fire, which moved through a canyon Tuesday in Sylmar, Calif.
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    A helicopter prepares to drop water on hot spots from the Station Fire, which moved through a canyon Tuesday in Sylmar, Calif.
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  • Firefighters attempted to take control of the fire with controlled backfires and brush clearing techniques. A resident of Tujunga, Calif., takes a photograph near his home  Tuesday.
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    Firefighters attempted to take control of the fire with controlled backfires and brush clearing techniques. A resident of Tujunga, Calif., takes a photograph near his home Tuesday.
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  • The Station Fire moves through brush Tuesday in Sylmar, Calif.
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    The Station Fire moves through brush Tuesday in Sylmar, Calif.
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  • Firefighters work to hold back a fire threatening houses in the La Crescenta section of Glendale, Calif. Tuesday.
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    Firefighters work to hold back a fire threatening houses in the La Crescenta section of Glendale, Calif. Tuesday.
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  • A U.S. Forest Service hand crew walks down a street Monday as a backfire lights up a hillside in La Crescenta, Calif.
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    A U.S. Forest Service hand crew walks down a street Monday as a backfire lights up a hillside in La Crescenta, Calif.
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  • Clouds of smoke rise as the Station Fire gradually moves west Monday toward the communities of Acton Agua, Dulce and Sunland Tujunga.
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    Clouds of smoke rise as the Station Fire gradually moves west Monday toward the communities of Acton Agua, Dulce and Sunland Tujunga.
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  • Firefighters mop up along a ridge near Mount Wilson after wildfires invaded the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles on Monday.
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    Firefighters mop up along a ridge near Mount Wilson after wildfires invaded the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles on Monday.
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  • A Los Angeles County firefighter monitors hot spots Sunday as a wildfire cuts a swath through Acton, Calif.
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    A Los Angeles County firefighter monitors hot spots Sunday as a wildfire cuts a swath through Acton, Calif.
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  • Spot fires glow in Acton on Sunday.
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    Spot fires glow in Acton on Sunday.
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  • Ted Hamm uses a fire hose to mop up hot spots after fire swept through his property Sunday in Acton.
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    Ted Hamm uses a fire hose to mop up hot spots after fire swept through his property Sunday in Acton.
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  • A United States Forest Service air tanker drops fire retardant in the hills above a home in Acton on Sunday.
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    A United States Forest Service air tanker drops fire retardant in the hills above a home in Acton on Sunday.
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  • Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies and residents help evacuate horses from the hills above Acton on Sunday.
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    Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies and residents help evacuate horses from the hills above Acton on Sunday.
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  • On Friday, a firefighter watched for stray embers that could ignite unburned vegetation.
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    On Friday, a firefighter watched for stray embers that could ignite unburned vegetation.
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  • Firefighters climb a ridge Wednesday in the Angeles National Forest, moving toward a fire that broke out just north of La Canada Flintridge.
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    Firefighters climb a ridge Wednesday in the Angeles National Forest, moving toward a fire that broke out just north of La Canada Flintridge.
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