2 hrs ago
Family homeless after fire near Shubenacadie
Two boys were sent to hospital to check for smoke inhalation after escaping their burning home with their mother early Friday morning.
6 hrs ago
Calif. fire crews gain edge on 2 blazes
As firefighters took on a stubborn 3-day-old wildfire Friday in rough terrain north of Los Angeles, a second and more serious blaze broke out 30 miles away near Interstate 5, quickly surging to more than 500 acres, briefly threatening an elementary school and leading to the precautionary evacuation of nearly 20 homes.
Fri May 17, 2013
Firefighters Battling Blaze at King's Ridge Christian School
Milton and Alpharetta firefighters remain at King's Ridge Christian School this afternoon, trying to extinguish what appears to be an accidental fire in one of two new buildings under construction.
DA to retry Central Texas man in deadly '86 fire
Prosecutors in Central Texas say they will retry a man whose quarter-century-old murder conviction was overturned due to questions about the fire science used at his trial.
EMT burned in race kart fire; community responds
Emergency medical technician Robbie Berge is used to saving people, but on Saturday night, the roles were reversed when he needed to be rescued after his race kart caught on fire.
Firefighters battle flames, terrain, north of LA
Firefighters had to battle terrain as much as flames as they worked to surround a wildfire entering its third day in harsh hills and mountains north of Los Angeles.
NBC Los Angeles
Compton Firefighter Arrested on Suspicion of Arson
Marcel Melanson, 37, was arrested at his Torrance home Wednesday morning on suspicion of arson and grand theft.
Fire services 'could save 200m'
Fire and rescue services in England could save up to A 200 million a year if they were operated more efficiently, according to a report.
Suspect in Cartersville arson case arrested
The search for a man accused of setting his neighbor's house on fire with a 3-year-old child inside came to an end Thursday.
Thu May 16, 2013
One Puppy Dead, Another Dog Injured in House Fire
Clearwater Fire and Rescue is investigating the cause of a fire that left a puppy dead and another dog injured in a house fire Wednesday morning.
Wisconsin wildfire started by logging operations
Investigators say a large wildfire caused by logging operations in northwestern Wisconsin wasn't intentionally set and criminal charges aren't expected.
Fire Chief Under Fire for Using Fire Engine as a Prom Limousine
While most high school students roll up to their senior prom in a nice car or, even better, a chauffeured limousine, Dustin Sanner made his grand entrance at the Yough High School prom in a fire engine.
Fire burns 3,000 acres in Calif. national forest
Officials awaited daybreak to fully assess the scope of the destruction left in the wake of a deadly tornado in Granbury.
Northwest Wisconsin forest fire mostly contained, ...
Fire crews worked through the night completing fire lines and putting out hot spots, but the worst is over at the Germann Road Fire.
NW Ind. man, 86, dies after setting self on fire
Authorities say an 86-year-old man from northwestern Indiana died after setting himself on fire while smoking a pipe.
Wed May 15, 2013
Winds help California fire grow quickly
Dry conditions and high winds are fueling a quickly growing wildfire in California that caused officials to close a high school on Wednesday, fire officials said.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Puppy killed, others rescued in duplex fire
A duplex fire killed a puppy on North Saturn Avenue in Clearwater Wednesday morning.
NW Wis. wildfire consumes 8,700 acres, causes evacuation
Fire crews in northwestern Wisconsin are regrouping Wednesday morning, hoping to hold a wildfire that has consumed 8,700 acres and burned nearly 50 homes, cabins and garages at bay.
Inside Bay Area
Oakland: Fire crews extinguish blaze at Highland Hospital construction site
Firefighters work at the scene of a one-alarm fire on the construction site of the new Acute Tower Replacement Project on the grounds of Highland Hospital, Tuesday, May 14, 2013 in Oakland, Calif.
Texas firefighters focused concern on toxic gases
When they saw 30-foot flames licking the sky inside a massive fertilizer plant, firefighters in this tiny Texas town rushed to evacuate nearby buildings and raced to spray water on tanks of chemicals, hoping to prevent a catastrophe.