The news in photos from around the Bay.
Blaze in industrial district produces smoke plume visible through much of Bay Area.
Rare winter wildfires flare up in N. California. Drought conditions prompt action in Sacramento area.
The FBI says the fire was not an act of terrorism but a criminal matter.
About 15 homes have been destroyed as unusual late-season blaze slowly spreads in rugged countryside.
The US Chemical Safety Board released its report on the 2012 Chevron fire today, calling for massive overhaul and reform.
Some lessons of this summer’s blaze will take years to be revealed. But the immediate impact is dramatic.
Air-quality officials issue a smoke advisory as 1,000-acre blaze burns near Fairfield.
Tourists are shut out of popular attractions. Meantime, the state begins signing up Obamacare customers.