Take a look at four stories we’re covering today.
1. Highway 1 Reopens Near Big Sur
A stretch of iconic Highway 1 in the scenic Big Sur coastal region that was blocked last year by a massive landslide is back open. The road reopened Wednesday at about mid-morning, a few weeks ahead of schedule. Click here to read the story and see photos from the famous coastal road.
2. Smoke-Filled Views in Yosemite National Park
Tourists visiting Yosemite National Park are capturing smoke-filled views of some of California’s best-known natural landmarks. The park is blanketed in haze from the nearby Ferguson fire, which began last week. Click here to see photos.
3. Soccer Team Describes Thai Cave Ordeal and Rescue
Members of a youth soccer team who were trapped in a cave in Thailand described their nearly two-week ordeal after they were released from a hospital. They also talked about why they went into the cave in the first place. Click here to see their stories.
4. Blast of Heat and Summer Downpours
Quick bouts of rain popped up around Southern California, where storms are possible throughout the day in the high desert and mountains. Click here for weather updates.
Photo Credit: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images
Source: NBC Los Angeles