Los Angeles historic observatory saved from Bobcat Fire | AFP

Mount Wilson Observatory is now safe, after California firefighters battled the Bobcat Fire for days in the Los Angeles National Forest. Built in the early 1900s, the Mount Wilson Observatory site is surrounded by a billion dollar communication tower complex.

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Skies near Los Angeles filled with smoke from wildfires | AFP

Smoke from the Bobcat Fire saturates the skies of Azusa near Los Angeles, as wildfires that have killed 35 people across the West Coast of United States continue to ravage the region and US President Donald Trump visits the state.

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