The head of the Los Angeles Archdiocese has made it something of a personal tradition to spend part of the holiday with inmates at the Men's Central Jail in downtown L.A.
Consider these options for disposing of that conical, evergreen cutting with dried-up branches and needles.
Family, friends and colleagues celebrated the life of the Cal Fire engineer who died while battling the Thomas Fire.
The largest wildfire in California's history could be extinguished before January 7 — if the weather stays favorable.
Neighbors didn't wait for government aid to start arriving in Upper Ojai. Their ad-hoc relief operation in a corner store parking lot is now a community hub.
The small, round, spice-laden cookie is popular in Germany and parts of northern Europe. It's believed to have hitched a ride across the Atlantic with 17th century German immigrants.
The fire has burned 272,600 acres and has ticked up to 65 percent contained. Some 18,000 homes and other buildings remained threatened.
Firefighters plan for things to go from bad to worst. If that happens, the blaze would cut through downtown Santa Barbara all the way to the 101 Freeway.