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Burning Squirrel Sparks Brush Fire In Central Ore.

A squirrel is being blamed for starting a small brush fire south of Bend, Oregon.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2013

A brush fire burns a forest near Highway 101 and Calabasas on Aug. 18, 2013 north of Los Angeles, Calif. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Running Out Of Wildfire Money

Running out of money to fight wildfires at the peak of the season, the U.S. Forest Service is diverting $600 million from timber, recreation and other areas to fill the gap.

08/22/2013

File photo of a forest. (credit: Phillippe Diederich/Getty Images)

Family Sues US Forest Service For $1M After Dead Tree At Campsite Injured Son

An Idaho family has sued the U.S. Forest Service demanding more than $1 million after a large dead tree at a remote campsite fell and injured their young son.

04/11/2013