Simi Valley

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The Maria Fire burns on a hillside as it expands up to 8,000 acres  near Somis, California. Southern California has been hit by a series of dangerous, fast-moving wildfires this week as Santa Ana Winds ushered in strong gusts over 120 km/h and extremely low humidity. Photograph: David McNew/Getty Images

A fast-moving scrub fire threatened orchards, oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday, even as d(...)

Firefighters prepare to put out flames on the road leading to the Ronald Reagan library  in Simi Valley, California, on Wednesday. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP via Getty Images

A herd of 500 goats has helped save California’s Ronald Reagan library from a wildfire, after the voracious animals earlier this year ate flammable s(...)

A Ventura County Fire truck battles the Easy Fire a short distance from the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library near Simi Valley, north of Los Angeles, California. Photograph: John Cetrino/EPA

A new wildfire has erupted in wind-whipped southern California, forcing the evacuation of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and nearby homes, as (...)

Michael Jackson arriving for the first day of his trial, on charges of molesting a 13-year-old boy,   at the Santa Barbara county superior court in Santa Maria, California, on February 28th, 2005. He was found not guilty on all counts. Photograph: Michael A Mariant/AP

When Dan Reed ordered up a score for his documentary, he asked the composer to evoke the image of a shimmering sprite leading two boys deeper and deep(...)