A brush fire is threatening homes along the Cahuenga Pass.
The fire broke out around 2:30 p.m. Thursday near Universal City off the 101 Freeway.
[Updated 4:30 p.m.: Los Angeles firefighters put out a brush fire that for a time threatened homes Thursday along the Cahuenga Pass.]
TV footage showed firefighters battling the fire, which was burning near some hillside homes. They were being aided by a lack of strong winds.