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Evacuations ordered as brush fire burns in San Bernardino mountains

The Silver Fire has forced evacuations of the Silverwood Campground near Silverwood Lake.

Arson suspect arrested, accused of starting OC brush fire

The suspected arson fire was one of three brush fires that broke out in Orange County on Monday.

LA Freedom Sculpture to be unveiled at Fourth of July party

The $2.2 million sculpture, commissioned by the Iranian-American Farhang Foundation, will be unveiled Tuesday in Century City.

A refugee family celebrates its first Independence Day

Bashir Kashefi, a refugee from Afghanistan, says he will celebrate July 4th but is concerned about the reinstated travel ban that temporarily bars refugees.

Police fire at suspect who reportedly drove at officers

Officers stopped 45-year-old Richard Lewis of Redlands under suspicion of driving a vehicle stolen out of Palm Springs. Lewis was not hit by the officers' gunfire.

Too tipsy to drive this Fourth of July? Get your car towed

If you knock back a few too many libations on the 4th of July, you can call AAA and request a ride home with their free Tipsy Tow service.

Fourth of July fireworks can freak out our furry friends

When it comes to the 4th of July, most dogs aren't party animals. Be careful with fireworks, which can frighten pets.

Community mourns South Pasadena boy

A community is grieving after authorities announced they had found the remains of 5-year-old Aramazd Andressian Jr., who went missing more then two months ago.

Travel ban keeps Iranian-American families apart

The Trump administration's travel ban has dealt a harsh blow to the Iranian-American community, where loved ones shuttle between L.A. and Tehran.

2 injured after plane crash on I-405 in Orange County

Airport officials say a Cessna 310 came up just short of the runway and landed in lanes at 9:35 a.m. Southbound lanes remain fully closed.

2 brush fires burning in Malibu

Two fires — the Topanga Fire and the Stokes Fire — are burning in the Malibu/Calabasas area, approximately five miles apart from each other.

Kobe Bryant joins LA 2024

Former Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant announced Friday he is joining LA 2024, the group overseeing the city's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Refugees seeking US entry under travel ban likely out of luck

According to the U.S. State Department, a relationship with a resettlement agency is not enough to clear the way for a refugee to enter the U.S. under the latest travel ban.

More dried plants to fuel California's fires

The increase in brush from the winter rains and the recent heat wave that dried it out might lead to even more fires than we usually see.

Blue Line gets police patrols in Long Beach

Officers will start their rounds along the city's lines on Saturday. It's part of a new five-year, $30 million contract between Metro and the Long Beach Police Department.

No disruptions at LAX as latest travel ban rolls out

The first day of the reinstated travel ban limiting travel from six Muslim-majority countries passed without large protests or reported traveler delays.