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A fire erupted Wednesday afternoon at an auto wrecking yard near the airport in Otay Mesa, sending thick black smoke billowing over the South Bay.
San Francisco firefighters rescued a man surrounded by flames in his crumpled car early Friday after he plowed into a fuel storage tank at a Chevron gas station, officials said.
A massive apartment fire that broke out in Montgomery County Wednesday night injured 11 people.
The charred corpse of a New Yorker was found at a Queens construction site, in what appeared to be a brutal execution.
A man was hospitalized for evaluation Wednesday after barricading himself in a home, setting a fire inside it and then leaving through a back window, authorities said.
An 18-year-old whose car skidded off an icy Iowa road and into a river Tuesday was rescued after asking Siri to call 911.
A house in England nearly burned down Monday after the family's husky inadvertently turned on a microwave that had food inside, according to the Essex County Fire & Rescue Service.
Officials have determined that a box reading "highly contagious human substance" left outside the North Bend Theatre, which led to one person being taken to the hospital Friday night, contained human urine.
A 5-month-old sea lion was tuckered out Sunday after firefighters rescued the little pup who had strayed from his Bay Area home.
Body-camera video captured two Virginia police officers and two citizens rescuing an unconscious woman from a burning vehicle after a crash early Friday morning.