Article Photos: After blaze, mudslide threat for 20 Calif. homes 6/7

Residents of Pine Cove, Calif., thank firefighters and police in a chalk message along Highway 243. The evacuation order was rescinded in the areas affected by the Mountain Fire on Sunday, July 21, 2013. 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)