STILL BURNING

CA Fire Devastates Coastline

A wildfire that broke out late Sunday night continues to force evacuations in the Big Sur region of California. Hundreds of firefighters were dispatched to battle the blaze, which has spread across 500 acres. Officials estimate that 15 homes have been destroyed (including that of Big Sur Fire Chief Martha Karstens), and more than 100 residents have been evacuated. No injuries have been reported.