TORRANCE (AP) — An object that resembled a military explosive at a Torrance sporting goods store prompted evacuations and a call to the bomb squad before the scene was declared safe. 64 more words
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Mandatory evacuations were ordered and a portion of Pacific Coast Highway was closed early Friday as a powerful storm slamming Southern California brought heavy rain and strong winds to the region, triggering mudslides and flooding, and leaving tens of thousands of residents without power. 1,449 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A storm out of the Pacific Northwest headed for Southern California Thursday, threatening heavy rainfall, flash flooding, rivers of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfire, high surf, perilous rip currents and winds gusting at as much as 70 miles per hour. 745 more words
LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Hagupit slammed into the central Philippines’ east coast late Saturday, knocking out power and toppling trees in a region where 650,000 people have fled to safety, still haunted by the massive death and destruction wrought by a monster storm last year. 819 more words
BRACKENRIDGE (KDKA) — A fire sent three people to the hospital and forced residents out of a senior-living high rise in Brackenridge early Friday morning. 445 more words
AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Homes were evacuated and Buckley Air Force Base was put on alert after a security concern Tuesday morning.
The security concern occurred around the south gate to the base. 238 more words