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Firefighter loses family members during house fire he responded to

A fire that destroyed a Luzerne County house early Friday morning left at least three, and probably more, people dead, officials said.

Actress Anne Heche hospitalized with burns after crashing car into home,...

LOS ANGELES — Actor Anne Heche has been hospitalized after she crashed her car and caused a home to catch fire in Mar Vista on Friday.

San Francisco firefighter charged with attempted murder after man slashes his...

George Kelly East Bay Times Aug. 3—OAKLAND —...

Tide turns for firefighters in McKinney fire, allows for deeper search...

Officials are searching for more potential victims of the McKinney fire as improving weather conditions allowed firefighters to gain some ground on California’s largest blaze of the year.

60-acre wildfire started by a man who said he was trying...

A man who tried to kill a spider with a lighter ignited a 60-acre wildfire on a Springville hillside, Utah sheriff’s officials reported.

Firefighter sent to the hospital while fighting a double house fire

DeWitt, N.Y. — A fire spread from a vacant, boarded-up house to another home as firefighters arrived at the scene late Sunday night at Midler Meadows Trailer Park, East Syracuse Fire Chief Lenny DiBello said.

At least 60 Pacific Crest Trail hikers rescued as McKinney fire...

LOS ANGELES — Dozens of hikers were rescued from the Pacific Crest Trail over the weekend as the McKinney fire continues to ravage Northern California’s Klamath National Forest.

Death toll rises to 25, rescue efforts continue as Kentucky continues...

The death toll from floods that hit eastern Kentucky this week has risen to 25, and it is likely to climb higher as search and rescue efforts continue, Gov. Andy Beshear said Saturday.At the same time, the region is struggling with impassable roads and outages of water, electricity, natural gas and cellphone service, he said.

McKinney fire now covers 30,000 acres, continues to burn along the...

The McKinney Fire, which ballooned Friday night and throughout Saturday to 30,000 acres in Siskiyou County, and the China 2 fire in Seiad Valley have shut down a 110-mile stretch of the trail between Mount Etna in California and Mount Ashland in Oregon

McDonald’s evacuated after worker throws live ammo on grill, sparking explosion

Kaitlyn Alanis The Charlotte Observer A McDonald’s in Vermont was evacuated after an “erratic” employee caused...