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November 15, 2018
Mike Delannoy and Journey look for remains in Paradise, California. Search teams are combing through thousands of fire-destroyed structures for signs of 130 people who are still missing. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
After deadliest fire in California history, search for human remains begins
November 15, 2018 - 7:59pm
November 14, 2018
The Woolsey Fire burns above Malibu, Calif., on Nov. 10. Photo for The Washington Post by Kyle Grillot
When 'hell moved in,' a California nurse drove through fire to save lives
November 14, 2018 - 5:19pm
The fate of P-22, a mountain lion who lives near Hollywood and has a big fan base, remains unclear. National Park officials say they are optimistic, because the fire in his home, Griffith Park, was fairly small and brief.  National Park Service.
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
November 14, 2018 - 2:10pm
November 13, 2018
The ashes of burnt homes surround a charred mailbox in Paradise, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Search teams were heading back into the devastated town on Tuesday with the grim expectation of finding more bodies in the remnants of the Sierra Nevada retirement community. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times)
Trump blames California for natural disaster, adding to denunciations of strongly Democratic state
November 13, 2018 - 12:18pm
November 12, 2018
The Woolsey Fire burns above Malibu, Calif., on Nov. 10. Photo for The Washington Post by Kyle Grillot
Paradise has burned to the ground, and officials now try to pick up the pieces
November 12, 2018 - 9:16pm
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
As death toll climbs from California fires, investigators face grim task of finding remains
November 12, 2018 - 7:08am
November 11, 2018
Fire leaps through the windows of a consumed home in Malibu, California, on Friday night as the Woolsey Fire raged. It had expanded to burn 35,000 acres within 24 hours. Photo by Kyle Grillot for The Washington Post
Death toll rises to 25, as 200,000 flee fires in California, the worst in state's history
November 11, 2018 - 8:55am
November 10, 2018
Smoke from the Woolsey Fire looms above Highway 101 in Thousand Oaks, Calif., on Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018. Firefighters in opposite ends of California fought back fast-moving blazes on Friday morning as wildfires raged out of control near major cities, forced tens of thousands of residents to flee their homes and damaged hundreds of buildings. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times)
Trump blames 'gross mismanagement' as wildfires leave trail of death, destruction in California
November 10, 2018 - 12:30pm
November 9, 2018
Mourners at a vigil on Thursday night, Nov. 8, 2018, for those killed in a shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif. At least 12 people were killed in the shooting late Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Once again, Nashville faces horrific mass shooting involving country music fans
November 9, 2018 - 2:25pm
Alfonso Gonzalez fixes an American flag setup at a makeshift memorial dedicated to the victims of a mass shooting at the nearby Borderline Bar & Grill, outside of City Hall in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Nov. 9, 2018. Authorities said a gunman named Ian Long, 28, killed 12 people, including a sheriff’s deputy, at the bar Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Thousand Oaks parents: 'I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts. I want gun control.'
November 9, 2018 - 11:59am
At least nine dead, Paradise 'pretty much destroyed' as wildfire rages in Northern California
November 9, 2018 - 7:07am
November 8, 2018
Sheriff's deputy close to retirement dies in Thousand Oaks shooting
November 8, 2018 - 10:30am
Emergency vehicles on Thursday morning, Nov. 8, 2018, outside the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., where a gunman killed at least 12 people late Wednesday night. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Another mass shooting in another public place claims 12 lives
November 8, 2018 - 6:50am
October 27, 2018
Horace Roberts was fully exonerated Monday after spending nearly 20 years in prison. (Courtesy of California Innocence Project)
An abandoned pickup, a wristwatch and an affair: The makings of a lover's 1998 wrongful conviction
October 27, 2018 - 7:30am
October 4, 2018
President Donald Trump walks from the Oval Office to speak about the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Oct. 1, 2018. The negotiations over the trade deal shocked Canadians, who now feel that the close relationship with their biggest trading partner is destroyed. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Federal judge, citing Trump racial bias, says administration can't strip legal status from 300,000 Haitians, Salvadorans and others - for now
October 4, 2018 - 8:16am