Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen were surprised to discover Tuesday that their parents' dog Izzy was uninjured in a ferocious wildfire that destroyed their Santa Rosa neighborhood early Monday morning.
The Fulton Street project harkens back to a time of vehicular traffic, including streetcars, with the opening of the important downtown corridor, along with a section of Mariposa Street, clear for traffic for the first time since the 1960s.
Fresno firefighters battled a blaze, reported just before 11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in what appeared to be an abandoned warehouse on the southeast corner of Jensen Avenue and Golden State Boulevard off Highway 99.
Detective Emily Shaw catches a nine-foot-long anaconda snake with her bare hands. According to this video posted by the Leon County, Florida, police department, Shaw calmly snags the snake and places it into a bag while a nervous colleague records the event.
Chris Hale found a dehydrated cat in a tool box of a burned house at the Tubbs fire in the Coffey Park Neighborhood on Thursday, October 12, 2017 in Santa Rosa. Rescuers planned to take the cat to a shelter.