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PHOTOS: Large Brush Fire Raging In Berkeley, Ocean County; Homes Evacuated

Written By Patricia Miller, Karen Wall, Colleen Platt and Tom Davis A massive brush fire is burning acres of land between Grand Central and Northern Boulevards in Berkeley.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Ocean County, NJ

5 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

Ohio woman lauded for saving neighbors from fire

A suburban Cleveland fire department has taken to social media to credit a woman with saving two disabled neighbors from a fire in their apartment.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

9 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Livermore: Officer kicks down doors, saves life of older woman in house fire

A police officer kicked open the front door of a Livermore home Tuesday night and carried a woman in her mid-70s out of her burning home to safety, according to authorities.


Wed Apr 23, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Fire destroys former State Rep. Bob Smith's house in Oconee County

A fire destroyed former state Rep. Bob Smith's house in Oconee County early Wednesday morning, a spokesman for the State Fire Marshal's Office said.


Related Topix: Oconee County, GA, Watkinsville, GA

Brandon Sun

Explosion, fire at natural gas pipeline hub forces evacuation of small southwest Wyoming town

A small town in southwest Wyoming was evacuated Wednesday after an explosion and fire at a natural gas processing facility and major national pipeline hub.


Related Topix: Explosion, Opal, WY, Lincoln County, WY


Fire breaks out at Woodward industrial facility

Oklahoma City television station KWTV reports that three workers were on site at Basic Sediments and Waste Solutions when several tanks exploded early Wednesday.


National Public Radio

Extra Crispy: French Fry Truck Burns In Maine

Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.


Fatal arson attack targeted wrong house

An innocent family perished in a blaze at their home when it was mistakenly targeted in a revenge attack following the fatal stabbing of a fitness coach, a court in England has heard.


Firefighter in critical condition, three injured after blaze at Toronto-area warehouse

The city's overheated real estate market has seen many older homes and buildings plowed down by bulldozers.

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Houses had to be evacuated after garage fire

THREE houses had to be evacuated this morning after a garage fire sparked safety fears and destroyed a classic car.


KFMB-TV San Diego

Four jailed in woman's death; body was found on fire in Alpine

Four people have been arrested in connection with the killing of a woman whose body was dumped and set ablaze last month on a dirt road near the Loveland Reservoir.


Related Topix: Alpine, CA, El Cajon, CA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Cause Sought In Blast That Leveled Ohio Home

Authorities searching for the cause of a southwest Ohio explosion that leveled a vacant home began excavating rubble from the basement area.


Related Topix: Ohio, Explosion

WIVB-TV Buffalo

Hospital reinforces e-cig ban after fire, injury

A New York hospital is reinforcing its ban on electronic cigarettes after a patient on oxygen was burned by a fire that erupted while she was puffing on one of the devices.


Related Topix: St Josephs Hospital Health Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry


Couple gets married in front of burned home

A couple from Ledyard, Conn., got married Saturday afternoon in front of their home, which was destroyed in a fire last week.


Related Topix: Ledyard, CT, Wedding

Asbury Park Press

NY hospital bans e-cigarettes after fire, injury

A Syracuse hospital is banning electronic cigarettes after a female patient on oxygen was burned by a fire that erupted while she was puffing on one of the devices.


Related Topix: St Josephs Hospital Health Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

ABC News

Phoenix Fire Sends up Plume of Black Smoke

Phoenix firefighters are battling a fire in an industrial area of midtown that is sending up black smoke and is believed to involve an oil tanker.


Daily Press & Argus

Emergency crews respond to fire in Howell

Howell Area Fire Department and Livingston County Sheriff's Department personnel respond to a fire late Monday night in the 700 block of Griswold Street in Howell.


Related Topix: Howell, MI, Livingston County, MI

Blackburn Citizen

Blackburn firefighter puts out blaze without waking sleeping occupants

A FIREFIGHTER climbed through an open window, put out a small fire, and left without waking the two occupants who were sound asleep on the settee.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Review

Blast destroys vacant Ohio home, damages others

The Dayton Fire Department says it's looking into the cause of the blast that occurred at about 10:15 a.m. Monday.


Related Topix: Ohio, Explosion


Fire kills child in Brush

Crime scene tape is visible at a house in the 30000 block of Highway 6 this morning where a fire killed a 4-year-old boy trapped in the basement Sunday evening.


Related Topix: Brush, CO, Fort Morgan, CO, Morgan County, CO, Natural Disasters, Wildfire


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