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Explosion following fire in Owasso injures firefighters

Three firefighters were injured Monday in an explosion stemming from an early morning fire at Tulsa Asphalt on 66th Street N. and129th E. Ave. near Owasso.

Police arrest man at Walmart suspected of arson in the Halloween...

Police arrested a man on suspicion of squirting lighter fluid on Halloween costumes and setting them ablaze Tuesday afternoon at a Walmart, officials said.

California may allow inmate firefighters with violent pasts

California officials are considering allowing inmates with violent backgrounds to work outside prison walls fighting wildfires, and the idea is generating concerns about public safety.

Large grass fire causes pileup, multiple injuries

A wind-driven grass fire started by a car fire along Interstate 82 on Saturday afternoon quickly spread across hundreds of acres and caused a subsequent multiple-vehicle pileup that sent at least two people to the hospital, officials said.

Dog starts house fire which put three children in hospital

Firefighters were called to a terraced house on Erasmus Street in Penmaenmawr in Conwy shortly after 7am today.

Man gets hand stuck in gas tank, then gets arrested

A KWIK TRIP to an Upper Darby gas station left one man im-Mobil Thursday after he got his finger stuck in his fuel tank and firefighters had to conduct a gas trick bypass.

Marines, firefighters cut through training obstacles

Marines and sailors met with the San Francisco Fire Department during an urban search and rescue training event at Treasure Island, Oct. 7, 2015, as part of Fleet Week San Francisco 2015.

Millions of dollars in California fire prevention money goes unspent

Amid a drought that has created bone-dry conditions across much of California's wildland area, a state fire prevention account has ended recent fiscal years with tens of millions of dollars unspent.

South Carolina flood: Swamped streets, hundreds of rescues, more door-to-door searches...

Days of torrential rains kept much of South Carolina and its capital gripped by floodwaters early Monday as emergency workers promised renewed door-to-door searches for anyone still trapped after a weekend deluge and hundreds of rescues.

Oregon shooting: Victim Treven Anspach, 20, called a quiet leader and...

Treven Anspach, 20, of Sutherlin was among the students killed in the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.