Article Photos: After blaze, mudslide threat for 20 Calif. homes 4/7

A ladder truck flies the American flag to greet residents back to Idyllwild after the evacuation order was rescinded Sunday, July 21, 2013, in the areas affected by the Mountain Fire. Thousands of people were allowed to return to their homes in Southern California mountain communities near Palm Springs on Sunday, after firefighters aided by heavy rain made substantial progress against a week-old wildfire that has burned across 42 square miles and destroyed seven homes. (AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, Terry Pierson)