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2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
After several days of crews snuffing new fires as soon as they ignited, one flared and grew in the past 24 hours, threatening homes in Washington state.
7 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun
Firefighters are responding to a report of a grass fire along Interstate 40 eastbound between mile markers 85 and 86. Traffic may be slow in the area.
11 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
A Wyoming police officer has pleaded not guilty to an animal cruelty charge that alleges a police dog died after he left it in a hot patrol car for several hours.
14 hrs ago | The Osoyoos Times
Members of the Anarchist Mountain Fire Department fill a water reservoir as they work to contain a wildfire on the mountain on Thursday afternoon.
18 hrs ago | CBC News
Fire crews conduct controlled burns along Highway 3 between Behchoko and Fort Providence, N.W.T., earlier this summer.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Tired and worn out a 20-member firefighting crew returned to West Virginia Thursday after a 14-day tour of duty fighting a wildfire in northern California.
Firefighters are battling a fire that has burned two acres of brush in the 15000 block of East Foothill Boulevard in Irwindale, between the San Gabriel River and North Irwindale Avenue near the Santa Fe Dam, says Inspector Rick Flores of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Employees from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources decided to help in the fire suppression efforts as blazes travel through Oregon, Idaho and Washington State.
BEIRUT: Civil Defense fire brigades, assisted by municipality workers and residents, are struggling to extinguish a fire that broke out in the vicinity of millennia-old cedar trees in Maaser al-Chouf, southeast of Beirut, Thursday.
As firefighters continue to battle wildfires around the West, a group of scientists is claiming that climate change is fueling the costly blazes and the costs of fighting them.
Firefighters extinguish a fire burning in a downed tree on the approach to Taylor Mountain a day after the Junction fire swept across Highway 41 in Oakhurst, Calif.
Authorities say a wildfire north of Bakersfield burning in steep terrain has destroyed eight homes and is threatening more than a thousand others.
Colorado will begin a new strategy for fighting wildfires in the coming weeks, deploying aircraft designed to pinpoint the location of blazes quicker after the first sighting of smoke with the aim of beginning suppression efforts faster.
A wildfire burning near Yosemite park has forced the evacuation of thousands of people, destroyed buildings, and has closed a road leading into the park.
Firefighters were able to knock down a small brush fire early Wednesday morning, but not before it destroyed a car in Vista.
Smoke rises from a fire in Wofford Heights, Calif, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. The fire in Wofford Heights near Lake Isabella has grown to about slightly more than 1 square mile, or 800 acres, the U.S. Forest Service said.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:57 pm
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