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Fire suppression randomly goes off at gas station, covers customers in...

The fire suppression system at the Stop and Shop Gas Station at the corner of Southern Artery and Sea Street released a cloud of white powder, coating the station, cars and nearby streets with the fire suppression chemical, Thursday morning.

Severe weather caused massive flooding at Norwood Hospital

Severe weather Sunday caused massive flooding at Norwood Hospital, shutting down the medical center’s emergency room and forcing dozens of patients to evacuate.

California fire chief terminated after using “foot on throat” comment

The use of the phrase "not taking our foot off their throat," made multiple times by Manhattan Beach Fire Chief Daryn Drum, along with other remarks, led to his firing Friday evening.

Firefighters continue to battle the Bighorn Fire

Bighorn Fire personnel have been working 12- to 16-hour shifts for 14 days in a row in their war on the flames threatening hundreds of Tucson-area homes and the community of Summerhaven on Mount Lemmon, officials said.

Rob Gronkowski replacing Tampa high school football equipment lost in a...

We know this much about new Bucs tight end Rob Gronkowki: He knows how to deliver good news.

Bighorn wildfire north of Tucson has burned nearly 9,000 acres

As they fled the Bighorn Fire — which has burned 8,950 acres north of Tucson — they wanted to help some of their elderly neighbors who were also evacuating, but people were hesitant to ask for help because of worries around contracting COVID-19.

Hiker in viral spinning helicopter rescue video suing city for $2...

An injured hiker recorded spinning out of control while she was being airlifted to safety on a stretcher is suing the City of Phoenix for $2 million.

Minnesota Fire Chief learns about police station fire while watching it...

Heaping furious, violent contempt on an 8 p.m. curfew declaration and widespread passionate pleas for forbearance and peace, defiant rioters rampaged across Minneapolis for a fourth night Friday and into early Saturday.

Minneapolis police release survelliance video of Paper Factory arson fire

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying an arsonist who set a fire at a paper company west of downtown Minneapolis last month, causing $10,000 in losses.

Explosion at Smoke Tokes hash oil distributor injuries 11 firefighters, melted...

An explosion in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday caused a large fire that left 11 firefighters injured, authorities said.