{FD} Southern California’s Thomas Fire faces calmer winds, aggressive attack by fire crews

One of the biggest wildfires in California’s history continues to threaten coastal communities Monday as fire crews hope to take advantage of a two-day window of calmer winds before potentially dangerous gusts return at mid-week.

{FD} Cause of Canadian billionaires’ ‘suspicious’ deaths at home revealed

A Canadian billionaire and his wife whose bodies turned up in their Toronto mansion, in what police called “suspicious” deaths, died from ligature neck compression, Toronto law enforcement said Sunday, a development suggesting the couple was strangled.

{FD} Autopsies underway for Canadian billionaires found dead, family slams reports of murder-suicide as ‘irresponsible’

Investigators are awaiting the results of autopsies performed on a Canadian billionaire and his wife after they were found dead in their Toronto home Friday in what police called “suspicious” deaths.

{FD} Southern California’s Thomas Fire forces new evacuations, threatens wealthy enclave

One of the biggest wildfires in California’s history sparked new evacuation orders Saturday in Santa Barbara County, as residents in the wealthy enclave of Montecito hoped less powerful winds would keep the flames away from their homes.

{FD} Ohio woman killed, dismembered husband and kept body in containers at home, cops say

An Ohio woman killed and chopped apart her husband before placing the pieces in plastic storage bins that sat in her house for months — until the couple’s son inadvertently discovered his dad’s decomposing remains, officials said.

{FD} Millennials partly to blame for police officer shortage, Dallas police chief says

A shortage of police officers in the nation’s ninth-largest city has the city’s top cop looking for new strategies to fill open positions — while dealing with the “challenge” of the millennial generation.