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Fire burns under renovation veteran housing project in Marshfield

MARSHFIELD— A fire on Wednesday burned the inside of a more than century-old building at 2033 Ocean Street which is being renovated to become housing for homeless veterans.

3 injured in explosion that sparked brush fire north of LA

LOS ANGELES — Three people were critically injured late Tuesday afternoon in an explosion that sparked a brush fire in Valencia, authorities said.

9-year-old boy and a woman die in east Charlotte house fire;...

A 9-year-old boy and a 62-year-old woman died after being pulled from a house fire in east Charlotte early Monday, authorities said.

Firefighters find woman fatally stabbed after extinguishing apartment fire, police say

A 41-year-old woman was found Saturday evening fatally stabbed in a Camden apartment, the county prosecutor’s office announced Sunday.

Fire badly damages popular N.J. boardwalk amusement park

A fire that ripped through a building on the Ocean City boardwalk Saturday morning caused extensive damage to Playland’s Castaway Cove, an outdoor amusement park.

Des Plaines investigates space heater as cause of fire that killed...

The Des Plaines Fire Department is investigating a space heater as the possible cause of a fire that killed four young girls and their mother Wednesday morning as the department also found the family was likely trapped because the fire started at their unit’s only exit and there were no smoke detectors on their floor, officials said.

‘The kids, the kids … I am numb’: 4 girls, woman...

CHICAGO — Four girls younger than 6 whom neighbors described as “happy kids” died in a residential blaze Wednesday morning in suburban Des Plaines that also killed a 25-year-old woman, fire officials said.

1 dead, 2 firefighters injured in Decatur house fire

DECATUR — A fatal house fire in the 400 block of North 35th Street is under investigation.

West Street 3-alarm fire displaces more than 20 people in Worcester,...

WORCESTER — More than 20 people were displaced and several pets were missing following a three-alarm fire at 69 West St. on Tuesday evening.

3 firefighters injured battling large Chula Vista commercial fire

Three firefighters were injured Monday evening — including one who sustained second-degree burns — while battling an intense commercial structure fire in Chula Vista, authorities said.