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Walking solo along the Pacific Crest Trail

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Teddi Boston, a 49-year-old mother of four, set out to hike the Pacific Crest Trail in 1976, making her one of the first women to ever hike the trail alone.

SoCal firefighters helping up north may not be sent back for local fires

If a big fire were to ignite in Southern California, resources helping up north would not necessarily be sent back right away. However, SoCal could get help from elsewhere.

Pilot killed in Santa Paula plane crash identified

James Breeding was a lifelong pilot who'd gone out for a quick flight Saturday morning, according to his wife.

2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest

According to authorities, one woman was transported to Pomona Valley Medical Center and pronounced dead shortly after 6 p.m. The other was taken to the same hospital and died at about 8 p.m.

Special Olympics athlete from Albania reported missing

Andi Gusmari is 5 feet 6 inches tall with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red polo shirt, black pants and black shoes.

Limousine crash in Santa Clarita injures 11, 5 critically

Los Angeles County fire officials say the crash occurred shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday on State Route 126 in Santa Clarita.

Scales Fire: 15 Freeway crash causes Cajon Pass fire

The fire spread to 10 acres, but firefighters were making good progress, according to the United States Forest Service, with the fire holding at 10 acres.

South Dakota firefighter dies battling wildfire in California

David Ruhl's body was recovered Friday. With 20 major wildfires burning in California Gov. Brown declared a state of emergency. Nine of those fires cover areas of at least 1,000 acres.

Long Beach vault explosion: City says power restored to all

Service is being provided either through Edison's network or through the use of temporary generators.

Long Beach vault explosion: Officials mad at Edison over outages

Edison said it would send crews to inspect vaults downtown starting at 10 a.m. and anticipates power would be back for all customers by 6 p.m., according to Long Beach police.

Long Beach suffers another vault explosion

Another vault explosion has knocked out power for some Long Beach residents. Southern California Edison spokeswoman Susan Cox says 30,000 customers are impacted.

Monsoonal flow brings thunderstorms to parts of Southern California

Scattered thunderstorms unleashed fierce downpours, and showers hit elsewhere around Southern California during another blast of unusually humid weather.

Bunker Hill native says 'Get Angels Flight running again!'

A man who rode the original Angels Flight thousands of times tells us about life on Bunker Hill before "urban renewal."

Boy still critical, girl improving in California tree fall

Pasadena Fire Department spokeswoman Lisa Derderian said Wednesday that an arborist is beginning an investigation to determine what caused the 75-foot-tall pine to fall.

Rip currents lead to many rescues on LA County coast

A southern swell brought the powerful currents to Los Angeles County beaches around 3 p.m. Tuesday. The currents are expected to continue through Friday.

8 children hurt, 2 critically, by falling tree in Pasadena

Witnesses say the tree, which is dozens of feet tall, made a cracking sound and came down on children just as a summer day camp at the Kidspace Children's Museum.