The blast at an Exxon Mobil refinery Wednesday morning happened in a recently installed processing facility and the material involved was gasoline, said a Fire Department spokesman.
Louis Zamperini, a war hero, Olympian and the subject of a celebrated book and upcoming movie on his harrowing story of survival against all odds, died Thursday.
California wildfires have injured five people, destroyed at least 10 homes and are threatening hundreds more. Over 1,000 firefighters, 13 helicopters, and six air tankers are battling the flames.
4.7 California earthquake: The epicenter of the 4.7 magnitude earthquake is in southern California, near Anza.
On Saturday, the manhunt for Christopher Dorner, took police in the snowy California mountains. Dorner is accused of shooting and killing three people, wounding two police officers, and is thought to be targeting up to 40 others.